Cereal crop protection from DuPont

Cereals Protection

INFORMATION & IDEAS

DuPont is proud to provide crop protection solutions that enable growers to maximize the yield and quality potential of their crops. We have many solutions to protect your crops from weeds, insects and disease, so you can make every acre count. Learn more in our 2013 Crop Solutions Product Guide.

DuPont™ Acapela™ fungicide gives growers the power to protect their cereal crops from disease, more effectively than ever before. Acapela™ controls rust, septoria leaf blotch, powdery mildew and tan spot with three-way action and unique movement properties.

When tough broadleaf weeds invade your cereal crops, it’s no time for half-measures. You need action now. Barricade® II delivers powerful control of today’s problem weeds. With its new and more concentrated formulation, it leverages the strength of three active ingredients from 2 different groups (group 2 and group 4) to keep broadleaf weeds far away from your crop.

An informative series of podcasts covering a range of topics related to weed control in Western Canada.

Today’s growers want more. At DuPont, we’re doing more. Through farm visits, field tours, focus groups and more, we listen closely to the agronomic concerns of western Canadian farmers. Then, we translate your concerns into powerful crop protection solutions and sound agronomic advice you can use to grow your business.

Dandelion is getting to be more and more of a problem everywhere. It won’t work to just burn off the tops. You need to get right down into the root system to get true control. Using the right herbicide program and spraying at the optimum time will help reduce dandelion populations year over year.

As patents relating to DuPont sulfonylurea (SU) herbicides expire, you’ll be seeing more generic SUs in the market. Here’s why branded DuPont sulfonylurea herbicides are still your best choice.

FarmCare® Finance is an industry leading crop finance program administered through crop protection retailers. Growers can qualify for PRIME rate financing when they purchase DuPont crop protection products and Pioneer® brand D-Series seed.

The DuPont™ FarmCare® Row Crop Rebate Program allows you to earn valuable rebates on purchases of top quality DuPont Crop Protection products.

An effective chemfallow operation this year sets you up for a high-yielding, profitable crop next year. DuPont has the herbicide product line up to help your chemfallow program.

What are you planting next year? As you weigh the possibilities, two industry observers take you inside key developments in the grains and oilseeds market this year and look ahead to 2013.

Weed resistance can threaten the long-term viability of any herbicide option. It’s important for growers to protect these tools. Research from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada shows that using herbicides with multiple groups in a single spray is one of the best ways to manage weed resistance.

The latest StatsCan crop report tells a story of two seasons. In a year when prairie growers saw generally strong crop prices, putting a high-yielding crop in the bin wasn’t always easy. The big news? Canola production comes up well short of expectations.

Canadian producers use integrated pest management to control pests and maximize yields – both things that will be key to feeding a growing population.

Good weed control is an important element in growing high quality malt barley. DuPont™ Triton® C is now registered for use in malt barley to control a unique spectrum of weeds including cleavers, round-leaved mallow, hemp-nettle and narrow-leaved hawk’s-beard.

In addition to our DuPont™ PrecisionPac® herbicides, retailers may also offer one of these partner products to help you customize your weed control.

New tools from DuPont solve major pest issues so Canadian producers can produce higher yields and better quality crops to feed a growing world population.

It takes seeding into a clean seed bed and using weed control in other crops to grow high-yielding durum wheat. DuPont offers a range of weed control options to help your durum wheat crop reach its full potential.

This is the first-ever edition of FarmCare® Connected, an electronic publication issued four times each year by DuPont Crop Protection, created for FarmCare® Connect members.

Prairie growers were asked which annual broadleaf weeds they target with their herbicide programs. Wild buckwheat, kochia and stinkweed came to the top of the list. See what else they needed to control.