The Business of Color

Bringing over 150 years of colorant formulation expertise to the U.S. agriculture industry, Clariant’s Agrocer™ is positioned to deliver color to the seed industry. When color-giant Sandoz formed Clariant and...

KASP or HRM?

Genotyping plays an important role in maker assisted plant breeding, but there are different methodologies at work to deliver the varieties coming soon to a field near you. Unlocking the...

Powder Pigments – A Solution to Your Seed Coloration

Clariant’s Agrocer® brand delivers powder pigments to the seed treatment industry to provide customers, of all scale, seed colorant solutions. Rising...

The Value of Late Season Field Scouting

  Months have elapsed since the planting season and at this point on the calendar, inputs like seed treatments aren’t top of mind for most growers. Despite that fact, late...

Infinite Shades of Color Possibility and Dispersion

With infinite color shade possibilities, available in liquid, powder and granular forms, Clariant’s Agrocer® has a product for all seed color applications.

Stepping Back to Appreciate

In a fast-moving world, Total Seed Production likes to pause to appreciate things around them. We often take things for granted in life that we should be showing a huge...

Clariant and Standard Colors Agro Group Partner for Success

Clariant and Standard Colors Agro have once again united to deliver Clariant’s Agrocer®portfolio. Standard Colors Agro Group will lend their technical expertise and gold standard application...
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DuPont Committed To Seed Treatment Innovations

Farmers invest in seed treatments because they’ve seen the benefits: seed treatments provide their crops with strong, healthy starts, which maximize early season growth for greater yield potential at...

New Label, Even More Resources

Bayer announces training plans, tools for XtendiMax® herbicide with VaporGrip® Technology users In late October, the Environmental Protection Agency extended the label registration for Bayer’s XtendiMax® herbicide with VaporGrip® Technology...

Viroid Detection

Easily transmitted and quick to adapt, viroids are major seed phytosanitary issue. On the front lines of viroid detection, Pleasant Grove based California Seed and Plant (CSP) Laboratories provides high...

Bayer Details its Commitment To Cotton

According to the National Cotton Council, U.S. farmers intended to plant 14.5 million acres of cotton this spring, an increase of 2.9 percent from 2018, and 3.5...

New Assets, New People. Same Service, Same Dedication.

Alyson Emanuel talks through BASF’s recent acquisition of seed treatment assets and what it means for seed companies, as well as growers. As both a gardener and the vice...

Give Nature a Boost with Genomic Breeding

When a paper and pulp company designs its next planetary forest, it must plan for the long term. To ensure forest trees can survive, adapt and evolve...

Soil Health 101: What You Need to Know Now

Healthy soil can mean healthier crops and higher production. But how do you get it? Get the tips, from tillage to biodiversity. What is soil health? Sometimes referred to as...

Protecting Seed Technology and Investment

Flo Rite Plantability Polymers – Protecting seed technology and investment In today’s seed industry, ensuring that growers get the most out of seed-applied technologies is essential. With the significant investment that...

Customer Relations – A Critical Element To Business Success

Customer service is more than just answering questions and troubleshooting; it is about a relationship built on trust and respect. At Total Seed Production, we are proud that our...

Tools for Success with Dicamba

The snow has melted, the days are getting longer and growers have finalized their crop input decisions. The 2018 growing season is here and with it brings some exciting...

Unlock the Secrets in the Soil

This is part three of a three part series on the importance of soil health. Part three focuses on the biological aspects of soil health. “We have really great soil...

Testing, Training Drive Integrated Seed Science Center

It’s been two short years since the doors officially opened at DuPont’s Integrated Seed Science Center in Johnston, Iowa, but the impact of work being done at this 20,000...

Survey Says: LibertyLink Soybeans Top Growers’ Lists

New research reveals growers' highest rated soybean trait platform of 2017 Overuse of glyphosate has become a serious concern for soybean growers. As the 2018 growing season approaches, seed companies...