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Wide range of seed weights

Before you set your seeding rates, look at these relationships 
between seeding rate, seed size and seedling survival

Editor’s note: In last week’s “Grainews,” an article on thousand kernel weight went through the math of using seed weights to calculate seeding rates. This article from the Canola Council shows the relationships between seed size, seed rates and seedling survival in canola. Thousand kernel weight (TKW) for canola seed can vary from less than […] Read more