RealAg Radio, April 15: All about seed treatments, seed research, and what to seed first


It’s the beginning of the week which means it’s time for agronomic Monday on RealAg Radio! Host Shaun Haney has the following guests on the show:

  • Pam de Rocquigny, general manager of the Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers Association discusses seed treatments;
  • Horst Bohner from OMAFRA explains why a producer should consider seeding soybeans first;
  • Mike Bender of Nufarm Canada shares about the company’s new herbicide;
  • Brian Beres, researcher with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada talks about new research around seeding rates; and,
  • Peter ‘Wheat Pete’ Johnson explains just how bad Ontario’s wheat crop is.

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RealAg Radio airs every weekday afternoon at 4:30 p.m. ET (2:30 p.m. MT) on Rural Radio 147 on SiriusXM.

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