It wasn’t that long ago when I’d be at a farm show and the majority of attendees wouldn’t say anything to me or my colleagues about seed treatments or the equipment used to treat the seed. Today, farmers recognize the systems in place that contribute to quality seed and performance in the field, and it’s […]
If I were to skim the ag news headlines from the past two years, much of the text would center on mergers, acquisitions and competition. There’s no question that the industry is maturing; big companies are getting bigger. Yet, in this fiercely competitive space, independent companies are thriving. While we might not have the capital […]
In the past several years, companies, operators and employees have become less tolerant of dust for a number of reasons, including operator health, equipment longevity, treatment costs and environmental stewardship. We didn’t just listen and sit back. We took action and as a result have designed a dust extraction system and a seed filtration system […]
When a conveyor can cost twice as much as an auger, it’s really hard to justify the costs until you do your research. There are several factors one should keep in mind when evaluating augers and conveyors — or any equipment for that matter — including product lifespan, operational costs, safety, product handling and versatility. […]
…Of course, any seed treatment is only as good as the treater behind it. That’s why Syngenta Seedcare™ has a team of local experts who go above and beyond to provide resellers treating the seed with the services they need. In addition to advising customers on how to best handle and apply seed treatments, calibrate […]
As a manufacturing company, partnerships are vital to our success and sustainability as a company. As with many other businesses, our network of relationships that must be maintained and fostered is extensive. Some of these include suppliers, accounts, end customers, internal, distributors, financial and OEMs (original equipment manufacturers). If one of these relationships becomes strained, […]
Any company or business that delivers a quality product or service knows that it takes an enormous amount of effort, planning and dedication from everyone involved to make target goals a reality. Most would credit sales representatives, the installation crew, product trainers and engineers. While they do an excellent job, there is a whole host […]
Properly cleaning your seed treating system will help reduce early season breakdowns and prepare for winterization.