The Importance of Dicamba in the Weed Control Tool Box

Just as a mechanic relies on a well-stocked toolbox to get the job done, farmers value the weed control tools currently on the market, and that includes dicamba. As harvest...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

An Innovative Leader on the Global Stage

With a growing product pipeline and numerous strategic partnerships, DowDupont’s Seed Applied Technologies division sees promise and opportunities for their customers. With a presence in more than 130 countries, the...

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...

Fitting in the Total Seed Puzzle

In Total Seed Production’s puzzle, every employee has a place and a purpose. It’s always interesting asking someone what makes them proud to work at their company. At Total Seed...

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...

The Power of Pathology

Before a seed comes to market there is a wealth of information we know about it. Germination, vigor, disease – these characteristics and much more are all tested and...
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Tailored Fit, Just for You!

Just like Armani suits, Total Seed Production’s services are tailor-made, just for your brand. For the past 82 years, Total Seed Production has prided itself on providing tailor-made services, just...

Simplifying Weed Control Incentives

Managing herbicide-resistant weeds can be complicated, but Bayer wants to make the task easier in the 2019 growing season through their newly revamped Roundup Ready PLUS® incentives program. Scott Burchette,...

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...
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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...

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...

True Seedsmen; A Name Earned, Not Given

In order to ensure our customers receive the best products, Total Seed Production invests time in one of the greatest assets; our employees. This means we not only employ...

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...

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...