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Soybean Seed Treater Reports Added Benefits With On Demand System

A farmers’ cooperative in Illinois employs an On Demand system from Bayer SeedGrowth to treat soybean seed. The benefits reported include more uniform seed treatment, faster seed throughput, improved product stewardship, operator-friendly elimination of manual slurry mixing, and optimized inventory management. Mark Orr is General Manager of AG View FS, a farmers’ cooperative headquartered in

Global Seed Treatment Market To Nearly Double By 2018

According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research, “Seed Treatment (Insecticides, Fungicides, Other Chemical and Nonchemical Treatment) Market For Corn, Soybean, Wheat, Canola, Cotton and Others – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth and Forecast, 2012 – 2018,” the global seed treatment market was valued at $2.43 billion in 2011 and is

The Birth Of Bayer SeedGrowth

It’s no secret that one of the fastest growing areas of agriculture has been seed treatment. From humble beginnings — with ag retailers mixing seed and chemicals by hand to today’s fully-closed automated seed treatment systems — the marketplace has now grown into a $2.6 billion global business. “There has been very explosive growth in