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January 22 2018

Pick your pathogen protection

Pick your pathogen protection

Winter’s cold grip across the country isn’t deterring the soil pathogens that lie in wait for spring warmth and seeding to start their destruction on field crop yields and plant health. Pythium, phytophthora and aphanomyces are three root rots th...

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November 3 2016

Free wireworm protection

If you grow cereals in Western Canada, you know wireworms are a prevalent pest. They can be almost anywhere and have a long life span. As you consider seeding choices for 2017, don’t overlook a cereal seed treatment option that gives you disease...

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October 14 2016

Valtera is the answer this fall

Collin Schultz has a lot of great reasons why ValteraTM deserves a spot in your fall weed control plans. He knows it’s the one product with exceptional residual activity to provide fall, spring and in-season weed control. Schultz is a territory ...

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April 26 2016

Which weed control will it be?

As spring finally breaks and planting 2016 kicks in, the choices for effective weed control are endless. If you still have time to consider a pre-seed burndown in your area, or you are evaluating in-crop options, look for solutions with multiple mode...

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April 21 2016

What makes a great weed?

Well that depends on your perspective. If you are a weed, you’re great when you can survive and thrive, and even put up some resistance. If you are growing the crop, the only good weed is a dead weed. Managing herbicide resistance is on everyo...

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February 18 2016

We’ve got nine burning reasons

Start your weed control program with a pre-seed burndown. Here are nine really good reasons why. 1 - Improved plant populations. Crops don’t have to compete with resource-robbing weeds, allowing for improved survivability and vigour. 2 - Bette...

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February 9 2016

Give them a stronger start

Your soil – and the seed you plant it in – may be harbouring diseases that can seriously impact the potential of your crop. Seed treatments help get plants off to a faster, healthier, more vigorous start by protecting seed from diseases in the so...

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February 2 2016

Producers Can Set The Alarm A Little Later To Spray

Ever heard of the phrase 'the early bird gets the worm'? Well in the case of pre-seed burndown, that may not always be the case. According to the team from Farming Smarter, spraying first thing in the morning is the worst time of day to spray. ...

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January 13 2016

Seed Treatment

Nufarm's Roger Rotariu talks about cereal and canola solutions for this season.  

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January 12 2016

It’s show time!

With the holiday season all wrapped up, it’s time to get into the season of trade shows, conferences and meetings. Agribusinesses look forward to showing off their newest innovations and offering. Everybody wants your attention. And we were wonderi...

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