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    Sample Soil to Make Better Seed Decisions

    Before selecting 2018 hybrids and varieties, growers are encouraged to first conduct soil analysis tests. Knowing the pH levels of your fields is key to adjusting soil composition and starting strong before the season ever begins. That’s why for nearly 2 decades, Syngenta breeders have tested hybrid and variety responses to different pH levels. pH measures relative acidity or alkalinity of the soil, and soils typically range on a scale from 3.5 to 10, with…

Seed treated soybean pods.
This agronomic image shows a field of marestail.
This agronomic image shows Nk corn hybrids at a Grow More Experience site.
This agronomic image shows giant ragweed.
This agronomic image shows soybeans.
This agronomic image shows soybean seedlings.
An agronomy blog image showing grain bins during harvest.