WestBred, a unit of Monsanto Company, combines a rich tradition of growing experience with leading edge technologies to breed some of the finest cereal grain seed available today. These licensed varieties are marketed through a network of associate seed companies located throughout North America. Dr. Sid Perry, a world class wheat breeder, heads up the program.
W-L Research focuses on eight areas of quality. University studies have shown that WL alfalfa varieties do differ in quality as measured in milk, beef and cash hay production. W-L Research has developed and perfected the highest alfalfa quality.
Limagrain is a farmer-owned and farmer-run international agricultural cooperative. Growers sowing our seeds and cultivating our varieties around the world contribute to the innovations and developments that put the future of agriculture right back where it belongs – in the hands of the farmers.
Oklahoma Genetics, Inc. is a nonprofit corporation that assembles a group of interested and capable seed enterprises to promote stewardship and publicize and market the use of improved genetics, traits, and benefits of quality pedigreed seed and vegetatively propagated materials.
The Kansas Wheat Alliance was founded by Kansas wheat producers, seedsmen, and researchers to strengthen the wheat industry by creating a variety delivery system that promotes stewardship of varieties and traits, provides new funds for wheat research, and ensures availability of improved wheat varieties to benefit farmers and consumers.
Dyna-Gro Seed is committed to providing our customers with superior genetics and the newest technology available. We believe this approach allows our customers to achieve the highest possible return on their investment. It is our responsibility as an industry to properly steward patented genetics and technology to sustain continued development of new genetics and future technologies.
Kansas Crop Performance Tests, conducted annually by the Kansas Agriculture Experiment Station, provide farmers, extension workers, and private research and sales personnel with unbiased agronomic information on hybrids and varieties of the major Kansas field crops.
Wheat improvement research in Oklahoma is driven by an interdisciplinary team of scientists housed in OSU’s Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, charged with developing highly adapted winter wheat cultivars with marketable grain quality.
AGSECO, Inc. is a group of regional seed companies who cooperatively market wheat genetics in Kansas, Oklahoma, Colorado and Nebraska. By licensing from various suppliers, AGSECO companies are able to efficiently and cost effectively produce and market the finest varieties available in their local trade regions.
Syngenta is a world-leading agribusiness committed to sustainable agriculture through innovative research and technology. The company is a leader in crop protection, and ranks third in the high-value commercial seeds market.
The answer to many weed problems that have plagued rice, wheat, sunflower and canola fields can be found in Beyond® herbicide. As part of the CLEARFIELD® Production System, Beyond provides superior contact and residual control of key grass and broadleaf weeds in all these crops. In CLEARFIELD wheat, Beyond is the solution for previously uncontrolled weeds, such as jointed goatgrass, and suppresses feral rye.
34 Star Publishing Inc. is an independent publisher based in Topeka, Kansas. We have been in business since 1987, specializing in agricultural information for producers and agribusinesses in Kansas and the Central Plains.