Navigation Links
Bayer CropScience Provides a Glimpse of SeedGrowth™ Innovation
Date:12/5/2012

Research Triangle Park, NC (PRWEB) December 05, 2012

Soybean growers in the Midwest continue to struggle with sudden death syndrome (SDS), which was discovered in 1971. According to the Plant Heatlh Initiative, SDS is now considered one of the top four yield-robbing diseases in soybean and appears to be spreading. The disease is capable of devastating soybean fields, affecting some growers’ entire soybean crops and significantly reducing their yield even up to 90 percent in some years.

Bayer CropScience SeedGrowth™ (formerly Seed Treatment) is studying a product it believes will combat SDS and give growers a much-needed solution to this problem. This new product is a seed treatment that is applied directly to soybean seed and helps to control the Fusarium fungus that causes SDS.

“Sudden death syndrome often doesn’t show symptoms in the soybeans until it is too late for the grower to help their crop,” said Ethan Luth, SeedGrowth product manager at Bayer CropScience, “We know growers are frustrated with SDS, and until now, there hasn’t been a complete solution. However, trials of our new product are showing promising results, and we believe it will help growers to prevent losses from SDS.”

The fungal pathogen that causes SDS favors cool, moist growing conditions for infection. During soybeans’ early development stages, the infection invades the root system, but there are no visible symptoms until after flowering, at which time there are no known treatment options. The fungal infection suddenly becomes obvious as leaves display intervenial yellowing and necrosis, resulting in leaf drop during the critical stage of pod filling and effecting yield potential.

“When managing Sudden Death Syndrome, it is important to utilize an
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. Growers Choose the Bayer CropScience LibertyLinkSystem for Yield and Performance
2. Bayer Bee Care Center Helps Solve Bee Health’s Toughest Challenges
3. Bayer CropScience Announces LibertyLink LinkUp Offer Increased for 2013 Season
4. QIAGEN and Bayer HealthCare Partner to Develop Companion Diagnostics to Guide Treatment Decisions for Targeted Cancer Therapies
5. Bayer Advanced(TM) Sets Sights on New Partnerships in 2013
6. Bayer HealthCares Cotavance® Drug Eluting Balloon With Paccocath® Technology Reduced Five-Year Target Lesion Revascularization Rates by 59 Percent in PAD Patients Compared to Those Treated With Uncoated Balloon
7. Organovo Reports Q3 2012 Financial Results, Provides Business Update
8. Tengion Provides Business Update and Reports Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results
9. OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Provides Clinical Development Update and Reports Financial Results for Third Quarter 2012
10. Anthera Pharmaceuticals Reports 2012 Third Quarter Financial Results And Provides Clinical Progress Update
11. Life Technologies New State-of-the-Art Manufacturing Facility in China Provides Forensics Labs Rapid Access to World-Leading DNA Testing Solutions
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/22/2014)... 22, 2014 The Board of Directors of BD ... declared a quarterly dividend of 54.5 cents per common share ... September 9, 2014. The indicated annual dividend rate is $2.18 ... is a leading medical technology company that partners with customers ... and evolving health needs. Our innovative solutions are focused on ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... Baughn, a senior lecturer in mechanical engineering at the ... of the Year by the North Texas section of ... has more than 130,000 members in 158 countries who ... to assist the engineering community, benefiting the world. , ... Society of Professional Engineers honors banquet. Baughn retired as ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... Automated cell culture systems are instruments that mechanically ... allow production of optimum cells at a large scale ... and industries and biopharmaceutical companies. Cell culture automation systems ... cell-based assays, and cellular expression systems as they save ... Global Cell Culture market will grow at ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... 2014 OHAUS Corporation, a leading ... balances and scales, proudly announces its Explorer line ... Equipment magazine’s 2014 “Readers' Choice” Award for ... the Explorer was voted the best laboratory balance ... Awards celebrates “excellence in product design and performance ...
Breaking Biology Technology:UT Dallas professor receives Engineer of the Year award 2Global Cell Culture Market to Grow at 10.27% CAGR by 2018 Forecasts a New Research Report ReportsnReports.com 2Global Cell Culture Market to Grow at 10.27% CAGR by 2018 Forecasts a New Research Report ReportsnReports.com 3Global Cell Culture Market to Grow at 10.27% CAGR by 2018 Forecasts a New Research Report ReportsnReports.com 4OHAUS Explorer Voted “Best Balance” in Laboratory Equipment’s 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards 2
... MOUNTAINSIDE, N.J., Feb. 19 National Stem,Cell Holding, ... Burt,Martin Arnold Securities, Inc. ("BMA Securities") to provide ... and advising the,company with a current capital raise ... member full service brokerage firm. BMA,Securities offers a ...
... SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 19 Inverseon, Inc.,( ... rapid,communication of groundbreaking research led by Professor ... Scientific Founder. In the March,article by Nguyen, ... Respiratory Cell and,Molecular Biology 2008; 38: 256-262, ...
... for Stem Cell Therapy in SMA,will begin in early ... Muscular Atrophy (FSMA); a stem cell scientist at University ... are pleased,to announce a partnership to advance a potential ... specific set of animal studies planned, which,will be conducted ...
Cached Biology Technology:National Stem Cell Holding, Inc. Has Engaged BMA Securities to Assist and Advise the Company With Its Current Capital Raise of $3,500,000 2Drug Reduces Airway Mucus in Preclinical Asthma Model 2Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy; University of California, Irvine Stem Cell Scientist; and California Stem Cell Announce Collaboration for Safety Studies for Stem Cell Therapy in Spinal Muscular Atrophy 2Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy; University of California, Irvine Stem Cell Scientist; and California Stem Cell Announce Collaboration for Safety Studies for Stem Cell Therapy in Spinal Muscular Atrophy 3
(Date:7/23/2014)... tapeworms, hookworms and a protist called Blastocystis can ... that argues we should rethink our views of organisms that ... paper co-author Julius Luke even ingested three developmental stages of ... After more than a year with the tapeworms, which might ... by now, he says he feels fine. , "I knew ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... Security forces worldwide rely on sophisticated equipment, trained ... other public areas against terrorist attacks. A revolutionary ... about to make their job much easier. , ... Patolsky of Tel Aviv University ,s School of ... developed by the Herzliya company Tracense, picks up ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) and Beyond Batten ... resources to investigate and explore new treatments and ultimately ... illness affecting children. , NYSCF scientists will create induced ... young people affected by juvenile Batten disease as well ... by artificially "turning back the clock" on skin cells ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Intestinal parasites are 'old friends,' researchers argue 2Intestinal parasites are 'old friends,' researchers argue 3Nano-sized chip "sniffs out" explosives far better than trained dogs 2NYSCF partners with Beyond Batten Disease Foundation to fight juvenile Batten disease 2NYSCF partners with Beyond Batten Disease Foundation to fight juvenile Batten disease 3
... Wash. An international team of scientists from Italy, France, ... sequence of the domestic apple genome in the current issue ... genome sequence for apple will allow scientists to more rapidly ... which genes and gene variants provide disease or drought resistance ...
... disorders are a chronic and often disabling condition. ... enormous burden to the patients and their relatives ... human suffering and societal expenditure. The ... in brain structure and changes in neurotransmission, with ...
... 2010) Although having a high body mass index ... researchers are only beginning to understand how BMI affects ... disease. Now, a study of a subset of women ... that as BMI increases, so do platelet reactivity and ...
Cached Biology News:Core knowledge of tree fruit expands with apple genome sequencing 2Core knowledge of tree fruit expands with apple genome sequencing 3Body mass index and thrombogenic factors in newly menopausal women 2Body mass index and thrombogenic factors in newly menopausal women 3