RealAg Radio, July 13: Soybean breeding, new fusarium active & a retailer panel

Learning what maltsters look for in malt barley at the Grow More Tour at Elm River, Man.

Today’s radio show/podcast was recorded on-location at Syngenta’s Grow More Tour at the Elm River Research Farm near Portage la Prairie, Manitoba. Highlights:

  • Soybean breeding panel with Syngenta’s Jake Delheimer, Mike Tollefson and Doug Fotheringham on issues in the 2017 crop (IDC, dicamba drift) and where soybean breeding efforts are focused;
  • Ted Labun on why uniform plant establishment is so important through to harvest;
  • Rob Klewchuk on a new broad spectrum fungicide active ingredient Syngenta is in the process of bringing to market;
  • Retail panel with Alex Wahl of GJ Chemical at Altona, Man. and Wayne Kirk of Cargill at Nesbitt, Man. on issues they’re seeing the field, plant growth regulators, tile drainage and more.

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