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Sweet corn stalk quality can be impacted by insect damage, disease pressure, & environmental conditions. See management best practices and how to maintain quality & harvest efficiency. #gotsweetcorn  

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For growers who have enjoyed the on-farm performance of bell pepper hybrid PS 09942815, Seminis® has a variety to rival its success. Antebellum, a hybrid, green, sweet pepper, is a second generation variety with similar X10R® resistance but earlier setting patterns and more concentrated fruit set. Check out more about this pepper below and hear about its benefits straight from the breeder.
#sweetpeppers  #gotveggies

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Did you know that Seminis has several vegetable disease guides? These tools help to identify what bacterial, fungal, nematode, non-infectious and other diseases that have the potential to cause problems for your growing operation. Check them out:

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We are excited to announce that we have launched the home garden part of our website.  Right now you can take a look at our National and Regional AAS winners and learn about their key features.  With a heritage of 150 years, we have continued to bring home garden varieties to our distributors that are unique, adaptable and delicious for every home garden.  Take a look and let us know what your favorite is. 
http://www.seminis-us.com/products/results/categories/home-garden/crops/all 

#HomeGarden   #VegetableSeeds   #vegetables  
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Sweet Corn Genetics and Isolation Check out our latest post about sweet corn genetic information on gene types and best practice recommendations for isolation requirements for desired kernel characteristics. #sweetcorn   #vegetableseed  

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Home gardeners are interested in knowing whether they are planting GM/GMO seed and we would like to let you know that we do not provide GMO seeds for your home garden. Check out this post that addresses a lot of the popular myths about our home garden business. #homegarden   #gmo  

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We take pride and effort in testing our products to help ensure the growers who use our seed have quality produce that has the great transportability and the desired flavor that consumers expect in several of our crops.  Jonathan Mein, Americas Technology Development [TD] Trait Lead, is the person who leads the field trials for these research efforts for Seminis.

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Did you know that by pelleting vegetable seeds, the process results in more marketable vegetables that meet the standards of consumers and industry guidelines and reduces the time, labor and cost of cultivation. #vegetables #agriculture  

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Have you ever wondered what actually happens when a vegetable seed goes through the priming process? Or what the priming process actually does to help with germination? Check out the latest Growing Forward post about seed priming.

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Did you know that pollinators, such as honey bees, can increase how much plants produce in crops like watermelon and squash? Check out some of the best practices for taking care of pollinator populations on the farm.
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