Incorporates a unique micro-nutrient package to insure the plants get off to a quick start. Package includes iron, zinc, and manganese, proven benefits to a young alfalfa seedling. In addition, Select Micro-Nutrient seed coating uses a Super Hydrating polymer to hold water around the seed and keep the micronutrients in concentration, giving maximum benefit for germination and early growth.
Give your alfalfa stand its very best start with Select Micro-Nutrient seed coating.
Encapsulates each seed in a carefully formulated mix of minerals and selected nutrients.
Specifically Formulated Micro Nutrient Package Fe, Zn, Mg.
Super Hydration Polymer Retains Water for enhanced germination, growth, and maximize uptake of micronutrients Up to 3X Raw seed.
Increases seed and seedling survival.
Establishes a microenvironment for stimulating vigorous growth in young seedlings.
Achieves better seed to soil contact to aid germination.
Hygroscopic nature of the coating pulls and holds moisture to the seed aiding germination.
Coating disguises seed for less bird predation.
Colorant on the seed improves monitoring of area seeded and seeding rate.
Increases stand and survival under adverse conditions:
- Added weight from coating material
- Makes seed larger and easier to handle and distribute evenly
- Less puddling of seed – seed stays put in over watering conditions
- Penetrates stubble or thatch for better seed to soil contact
- Increases spread width up to 40 %
Only found in 5-Star Select Coating!