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Gearing Up for Spring with Seed Treatment Application Tips

As growers perform final tune ups on their planting equipment, seed sales professionals are making their own preparations for the 2018 growing season. Their objective is to deliver high...

Producing to Plan

Collaboration, innovation and high process standards are helping S&W Seed deliver new alfalfa genetics to the industry. Capturing the gamut of production, S&W is one of only three companies producing...
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Be Dirt Rich – Part 2

This is part two of a three part series on the importance of soil health. Part two focuses on the physical components of soil health. Healthy soil is crucial to...

Alfalfa Technologies

Staying current with market demands, Sacramento, California’s S&W Seed Company, is pairing cutting edge technology with the company’s legacy breeding program to provide top quality alfalfa seed varieties. Through molecular...
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Be Dirt Rich

This is part one of a three part series on the importance of soil health. Part one focuses on the chemical components of soil health. “Just like seeds and crop...

Phytophthora in Soybeans

Growers under pressure to maximize yield for every seed planted can’t afford to ignore Phytophthora seed, root and stem rot. Considered the number one seedling disease in soybean production, Phytophthora...

Right Test, Best Results

When doing seed health testing it is important to consider both direct and indirect testing methods to get the most complete and accurate information. Assurance of seed health is the...

Bred Strong

From their beginnings S&W Seed has been focused on breeding alfalfa to thrive in tough conditions. The “root” of S&W Seeds lies in non-dormant alfalfa breeding that started in the...

New Collaborations Enhance Dupont’s Seed Applied Technology Platform

It was a busy, productive year for DuPont’s Seed Applied Technology platform and 2018 looks to be just as exciting, thanks to newly announced partnerships. Mick Messman, global director for...

Sights on Sorghum

Leading the charge in forage and specialty crop proprietary seed development and distribution, Sacramento, Cali., headquartered, S&W Seed Company recently set its sights on grain and forage sorghum 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...

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...

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...

Delivering the Best in Alfalfa

Farmer founded, S&W Seeds is driving innovation in alfalfa to meet the needs of today’s growers. The 20th century saw unprecedented changes in the paradigm of agriculture. Not only did...
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DuPont’s Lumisena™ Seed Treatment Delivers Season-Long Benefits

Every growing season features a range of harsh conditions. During those months between planting and harvest, soybeans see extreme temperatures, varying moisture levels and fluctuating pest pressure. As a...

Growing the Sunflower Seed Industry

Founded in 1980, S&W Seed Company is a global agricultural company with the vision to be the world's preferred proprietary seed company by supplying a range of forage and...

Making a Good Seed Better

In today’s farming landscape, seed treatments are more than just an insurance policy; they have become a critical step for growing a successful crop. As a grower, you are...

DuPont Sets New Standards with Seed Treatment Technologies

After combines roll through fields this fall, farmers will pencil out their inputs and consider how things like seed treatments benefited their crops’ 2017 output. Alex Cochran, Director of Research...

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...

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...