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Bayer moves against soil pests, accelerates yield

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It is time to prepare for planting season. It is a bit early, but the industry buzz suggests growers should plant soybeans early to maximize sunlight usage and gain higher yields.

Two major agribusinesses talk to me about their new products at the 2018 Commodity Classic. These products offer growers seed protection and address soil pests.

Bree Ann Bender, a nematologist focusing on soybean cyst nematode and sudden death syndrome in soybeans, talks about ILeVo. The new seed treatment aims to offer seed protection and address soil pests.

Jennifer Riggs, marketing manager for a major corn seed treatment, talks about Poncho Votivo 2.0 in its latest illation. All three words mean something to the corn seedling.

AUDIO: Profit Matters 2-28-18

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