Biofilm – Squadron as a Frost Preventative

Biofilm – Squadron as a Frost Preventative

A large portion of damage noted to be caused by frost, is actually not icing or the cold temperatures itself causing the damage but bacteria living on the plants surface.  These bacteria release a protein and it is this protein that is causing the damage to the plant...
Mycorrhiza – Improving Nutrient Use Efficiency

Mycorrhiza – Improving Nutrient Use Efficiency

Nutrient use efficiency is something that should be at the forefront of our minds, especially with implementation of schemes such as the ReefSafe initiative, but also production costs and soil health. The more efficiently the fertilizer is utilized by the plant, the...
Germination with Microbiology

Germination with Microbiology

Considered a critical initial developmental stage in the lifecycle, germination ensues when suitable conditions initiate the reanimation of the previously dormant seed. Typically, this occurs in warm, moist conditions wherein imbibition (hydration) of the grain occurs...