New improved 10 step Bonus Coated+™ with Pearl Coat+™ as its standard soybean seed treatment for 2018
West Point, IA — Tuesday April 11, 2017: Merschman Seeds announced today a new improved 10 step Bonus Coated+™ with Pearl Coat+™ as its standard soybean seed treatment for 2018. “This is by far the most sophisticated soybean seedling protection system we have ever applied to our soybean seed since we started treating soybean seed over 60 years ago. It will provide our customers maximum seedling disease and insect protection, improved vigor, better stands , outstanding plantability and yield potential” according to Joe Merschman President and CEO. “Our new soybean seed treatment includes multiple systemic fungicides, two biostimulants, an insecticide as well as a polymer, colorant and a seed finisher for ease of planting setting a new standard for soybean seed treatment performance. It’s simple, better soybean stands are the first critical step to higher yield potential.”
New Bonus Coated+™ with Pearl Coat+™ in replicated research trials has proven to outperform untreated soybean seed by up to 6 bushels per acre and current industry standard seed treatments by as much as 3 bushels per acre. New improved Merschman Bonus Coated+™ with Pearl Coat+™ will be available exclusively from your local Merschman Seeds Dealer standard in 2018.