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Site specific application of growth regulators

Blog - Site specific application of growth regulators | 06.09.2019
With a constant application of growth regulators, weak stands are treated up to 4 times overdosed. For large populations, less than half the application rate remains. In unfavorable situations, this leads to repeated lodging in the high yield zones and yield losses in the low yield zones. Growth regulators therefore have to be applied site specifically. Read more

Site specific application of fungicides

Blog - Site specific application of fungicides | 18.03.2019
Substantial cost pressure, the emergence of resistances, bans on agents, stricter legal regulations and social criticism pose major challenges to our crop protection industry. The right dosage for different sub-areas or plant populations can help the agribusinesses. The benefits of a stock-dependent dosage for fungicides have now been scientifically investigated for the first time and the effects quantified. Read more

Sustainable crop protection with the N-Sensor

Blog - Sustainable crop protection with the N-Sensor | 22.02.2019
Eric and Moritz Krull look not only at their own wallets, but also at society's demands. With the Yara N-Sensor® and the rule-based crop protection system from Agricon, they manage this balancing act. Read more

The dilemma with herbicides and fungicides

Blog - The dilemma with herbicides and fungicides | 28.06.2018
We were guests at this year's field day of Syngenta Agro GmbH in Methau. There it became clear what a precarious situation the agricultural and especially the crop protection industry is currently in: What do we do when consultants recommend herbicide savings of up to 50% or when farmers apply a fungicide over and over again at the same time? What can you do if this quickly leads to the development of resistance to an active ingredient and makes crop protection products ineffective? Read more

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