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Choosing the right seed treatment

Soybean growers are harvesting record yields but continue to face disease pressure. Total yearly economic losses due to Sudden Death Syndrome (SDS) and Soybean Cyst Nematode (SCN) are staggering at $1.6 billion per year.

An analysis of data from a three-year study conducted by AgInfomatics, LLC., shows a potential revenue benefit, a reduction in input costs for farms, and a reduction in the U.S. carbon footprint from using a new seed treatment.

The Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins gets more information from Rodney Tocco, Seed Growth Technical Representative with Bayer Crop Science.

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