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Brooklyn, WI, Grow More Experience Site Faces Diverse Weed Pressure

July 27, 2020
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See how Syngenta and competitor products tackle local area weed and disease pressures at the Brooklyn, WI, Grow More™ Experience site.

The weeds are the first thing you notice when pulling up to the Brooklyn, WI, Grow More Experience site. Even in early July, there are some substantial, almost full-grown waterhemp, giant ragweed, velvet leaf, lambsquarter, foxtail and other grasses covering parts of the field. This weed pressure is no mistake, and it’s a prime reason why this location was chosen for the Grow More Experience site.

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Velvet leaf at the Brooklyn, WI, Grow More Experience site.

The onsite diverse weed pressure makes for great story-telling and visually enticing trials, and showcases the way Syngenta and competitor products handle these local area challenges. Site trials include:

  • Bare ground weed control comparisons, which are void of crops to see more clear comparisons of active ingredients and their effect on different types of weeds.
  • Weed management in corn and soybean in-crop trials, comparing rates and full programs.
  • Crop optimization and disease control in corn and soybeans.
  • Seed care treatments in soybeans; includes new product formulations.

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