June 2017

New IP Producer Guideline Booklet

By |June 5th, 2017|

Our IP soybean growers represent one of the most critical partnerships in our business. Our Producer Guideline booklet is sent out every year to provide our IP growers with a reference tool to ensure Sevita’s production quality standards are clear and to outline the best agricultural practices. We also provide some helpful tips from experienced […]

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May 2017

2017 Permitted Crop Protection Products

By |May 30th, 2017|

With the 2017 planting season underway, we at PROSeeds Sevita International wanted to ensure that we provide you, our growers, with the information you need to have a successful season growing food-grade Identity Preserved (IP) soybeans for our international customers. As we do every year, we have released our Permitted Crop Protection Products list for […]

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Should You Plant in Wet Conditions? Weighing the Risks

By |May 18th, 2017|

It has been a wet spring in many farming areas. While it dried up (and warmed up) a bit this week – giving growers a small window of opportunity for planting – there is more rain to come this weekend in much of Eastern Canada. And so, many growers are continuing to experience wet or […]

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April 2017

Is Your Soil Ready for #Plant17?

By |April 18th, 2017|

9 things you can do to prep your soil for your 2017 corn and soybean planting.
Spring is officially here, the Easter bunny has come and gone (for those of you who celebrate such things), and so our thoughts turn in earnest to planting season. While there are many factors to plan for, one of the first […]

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March 2017

The Crop Rotation, Tillage and Cover Crop Trifecta – How they impact soil health, yield and economic return

By |March 31st, 2017|

As spring planting time approaches, many farmers are discussing and debating the pros and cons of various crop rotations, and the impact that fall tillage systems and winter cover crops may have. Balancing these 3 elements, among many others, will have an effect on soil erosion, soil nutrients and overall health, inputs, yield, and of […]

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Fast Facts on Corn & Soybean Domestic Uses and Exports

By |March 13th, 2017|

As we mentioned in our last post, one of the key activities for wintertime is planning for next year. Now, everyone knows that you can’t plan for everything – but one of the key elements to factor into your planting decisions is the global market for your crops. How much is expected to be planted, […]

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February 2017

9 Things Crop Farmers Need to Do Over the Winter

By |February 16th, 2017|

Winter will soon draw to a close – although with all the snow we have in Ontario, Quebec, and the Maritimes right now, it’s hard to imagine that the end is in sight. But at some point, the thaw will come, so here’s a reminder of all the tasks that need to be done over […]

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January 2017

Tractor Tools for 2017 & beyond: Tech

By |January 26th, 2017|

While some farmers are still a little leery of technology, or perhaps skeptical of its value for the money, more and more are turning to modern tech tools to streamline operations on their farms. In the process, they are discovering that even basic advancements like auto-steering, section control and GPS-optimized yield maps offer a good […]

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Tractor Tools for 2017 & Beyond: Tillage

By |January 4th, 2017|

Happy New Year!  Whether you’re easing your way back into your regular routines, hitting the ground running, or even making the leap into new farming techniques, we want to help you kick off the new year with some thoughts on the latest tractor tools available for your farm. From tillage to tech, there is an […]

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December 2016

Farming Trends and Tech to Watch in 2017

By |December 19th, 2016|

As we wrap up 2016 – a challenging year of drought conditions for some and flooding for others – it is natural to look ahead and ponder what may be different next year. While nothing beats the solid planning and application of hands-on experience that you bring to your farm, there are some advanced strategies, […]

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