Tag: Mitchell Japp

Wheat School: Seed Treatment Considerations for Disease & Insect Control

If you’ve already completed your seed test, it’s likely you have an idea of the level of disease present in your wheat seed. With that, and knowledge of pests from previous years, it’s time to make a decision about seed treatment. “Treating wheat seed is an importance insurance step,” says Mitchell Japp of the Saskatchewan… Read more »

Wheat School: Fusarium and the Importance of Seed Tests

Did you know that wheat seed that has been negatively impacted by glyphosate application will show no visible signs of damage? So though you may be able to see mechanical damage, there¬†are many factors¬†that hide beneath the surface, including disease presence and susceptibility. That’s why it’s important to send seed for a test that goes… Read more »