LIFT Ag Academy Course #7: Prepare for Spring Disease & Insect PressuresRate this post Protecting your seed against the hundreds of harmful pathogens and insects that affect crop production is key to maximizing yield. Prepare for the spring planting season by learning how to fight back and protect your crops from common diseases and pests […]
Seed treatments play a crucial role by providing protection for the seed and seedlings against disease and insect pressure from the moment they are planted.
Drought, heat, and UV light stress are often annual problems, and growers can now combat these environmental stresses with Revival.
Ag retailers can now offer their growers with a dry, liquid and now granular option for combatting IDC with the new Soygreen Granular.
Growers can help manage and control the spread of weeds by applying overlapping residual herbicides and utilizing new trait and herbicide technologies.
Listen to Steve Carlsen, technical specialist with West Central Distribution, as he discusses the key indicators and how growers can prevent IDC.
Growers will have a successful season if they stay aware of: timing and environment, planting depth, seed treatment, pH sensitivity and soil fertility.
To proactively prepare for the upcoming planting season: prepare the soil, develop and implement a fertilizer plan, and ensure your equipment is working.
The EPA has developed requirements for new pesticide trait technologies to help ag retailers and growers have more success in the upcoming season.
There are three indicators that help determine Iron Deficiency Chlorosis: high levels of calcium carbonate in the soil, salinity and soil pH.