As seedling establishment is such a critical factor for a profitable forage stand, BrettYoung makes sure your seed has every chance to succeed. Seed enhancements are a way to help ensure a vigorous stand establishment.
Ultracoat is a phosphate-based seed coating used to improve the performance of our top forage products. All alfalfa varieties are treated with Ultracoat, as are AC Oxley II Cicer Milkvetch, Sainfoin and Hybrid Bromegrass. Ultracoat is optional on Fleet Meadow Bromegrass and Carlton Smooth Bromegrass. Ultracoat varieties include a fungicide application to help further enhance seedling survival.
Benefits of Ultracoat™
- Helps with flowability and accurate seed placement
- Nutrient coating helps with early seedling development
- Improves visibility in the soil
- Isolates user from seed treatments for increased safety
All legumes except Leo Birdsfoot Trefoil and White Clover come pre-inoculated.