Trials provide important insight to aid with decision making and can be conducted on small and large scales – both delivering important benefits and critical results.
Proven Seed trials
Cynthia Deitz with Nutrien Ag Solutions says the credibility of the data is critical to making informed decisions about seed hybrids and their fit on Western Canadian farms.
Along with breeding program trials, which encompass thousands of plots, Nutrien Ag Solutions runs three types of trials; the simplest of which comprises side-by-side trials that run on-farm in collaboration with Nutrien Ag Solutions retails on areas ranging from 10 acres to whole fields. These trials typically evaluate cereal and soybean seed varieties, Deitz says.
Whether gleaned close to home in on-farm trials, or conducted on a larger scale, trials and data provide invaluable data to a farm’s operation.
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