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Cereal seed treatment guides

Applying fungicides to seed, or in furrow at sowing, are common management practices for managing cereal seed borne and fungal diseases – particularly bunts, smuts and powdery mildew. Similarly, seed treatments are becoming more important for the control of foliar diseases such as net blotches in barley and rusts in […]

Save now, pay later – don’t skip cereal seed treatments

Key messages Seed treatments (pickles) effectively control bunt, smut and powdery mildew. Ensure they are applied every season as a small cost up front will ensure grain is accepted on delivery. Seed treatments are becoming more important for the control of foliar diseases like the net blotches in barley and […]