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BioBoost Liquid Canola Compatibility Expanded

Posted: Apr 24, 2015

WINNIPEG, MB - Western Canadian farmers have additional tank mix options with BioBoost® Liquid this spring. Already approved as a tank mix with glyphosate, the label has been expanded to include herbicide tank mixes with Liberty®, Ares® and Centurion®

BioBoost Liquid on canola is proven to enhance canola yields by 5% (2 bu/acre) on average and the expansion of the approved tank mix herbicides will make it easier for more farmers to incorporate BioBoost Liquid into to their operations. “We know Western Canadian farmers are always looking for ways to maximize their yield and profitability which are also simple and easy to incorporate into their operations,” says Ken Bartsch, Director of Marketing at BrettYoung, “and BioBoost Liquid has done that for Genuity® Roundup Ready® canola growers. The tank mix label expansion brings that same level of convenience to Liberty® and Clearfield® canola growers.”


About BrettYoung

BrettYoung is a privately owned agribusiness with headquarters in Winnipeg, MB, Canada. Proud of our 80+ year history in agriculture, we employ approximately 170 people in 5 processing and distribution facilities in Canada and in various sales territories across North America serving customers in three distinct markets: (1) BrettYoung partners with growers to produce forage and turf seed for export to 40 countries around the world; (2) BrettYoung provides crop input solutions to Canadian and US farmers, including BrettYoung brand canola and forage seed, Elite® brand corn and soybean seed and Lallemand® biological growth promoting technology, BioBoost®, for canola and soybeans; and (3) BrettYoung provides a wide range of products and services to professional turf and  reclamation markets in Western Canada and Ontario.

About Lallemand

Lallemand Inc. is a privately-held Canadian company specializing in yeast, bacteria and yeast derivative products for a wide range of applications, including Baking, Oenology, Animal Nutrition, Ethanol, Agriculture and Bio-Ingredients.  For the past 9 years, Lallemand has operated a Plant Care business based on a portfolio of biofungicides, biostimulants and biofertilizer products for the agricultural, horticultural and forestry markets, developed by its Finnish and French subsidiaries Verdera Oy and Lallemand Plant Care SAS (formerly Ithec).

For more information about this announcement contact:

Calvin Sonntag, CEO
Winnipeg, MB
Toll Free: 1-800-665-5015

Vince Myerly
Lallemand Plant Care
North America
Phone: 1-585-230-6301                                                  

BrettYoung is trademark of Brett-Young Seeds Limited. Elite is a registered trademark of La Coop fédérée. Lallemand and BioBoost are registered trademarks of Lallemand Inc.