Technology

Technology

Modernising Fennel

Fennel breeding companies share what is important in creating new varieties. Editor’s Note: In each issue of European Seed we take a closer look at one...

Developing World Making Up its Own Mind About GMOs

Countries outside the European Union are deciding for themselves whether or not they want to grow genetically modified crops. That was one of the many...

SEED-APPLIED TECHNOLOGIES: Benefits from Field to Shelf

Studies in the EU and North America clearly document the multiple benefits of seed-applied technologies. The alternatives are economically and ecologically inferior. Whereas the...

BAYER SEEDGROWTH COATINGS: THE PERFECT RECIPE

What started as a small seed breeding business is now the heart of innovative seed-applied technologies at Bayer CropScience. In 2015, Méréville celebrates its...

Natural From the Ground Up

The selection of bio-based crop protection products continues to grow, providing more options to farmers. The aim of basically any seed treatment is to increase...

The Yield Race

Wheat breeding companies share their goals as they face the need to feed the world’s growing population. Editor’s Note: In each issue of European Seed...

The Golden Apple of the Vegetable Industry

A closer look at tomato breeding and its challenges. I n each issue, European Seed takes a closer look at one of the many crops...

EU Feeling Impact of Neonics Ban

European growers and industry are feeling the sting of the two-year restriction on the use of neonicotinoids. Almost a year after the European Commission enacted...

Compatible Chameleons

Practical and pretty, seed coatings and colourants play an important role in the ability to deliver farmers complete seed solutions. We’ve all seen the statistics...

Extras – Celebrating 100 Years of Innovation in Seed Treatment

Throughout 2014, Bayer SeedGrowth has been celebrating the 100th anniversary of their launch of Uspulun, the first-ever seed treatment to fight the centuries-old problem...