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Minn-Dak Region Serving the Minnesota-Dakota Farmers Cooperative

The seed purchase is your operation’s single biggest decision every year. That’s why it’s so important to plant hybrids that come with a reputation for relentless development. At Crystal, our seed is specially engineered for the Minn-Dak Region’s climate, soil type and pests. Our reps know this area. And the seed reflects that. New for 2021 is a new Cercospora trait licensed to ACH Seeds by KWS. KWS has been providing sugarbeet trait and innovative solutions since 1865. Check out our new MinnDak varieties carrying this trait.

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Variety

Crystal D044*

Specs

  • Yield Strength™ Rhizomania Technology (YSRT)
  • Excellent sugar content with good sugar per acre
  • Balanced disease package including good Aphanomyces and Cercospora tolerance

ATTRIBUTES

  • Sugar %
  • Tonnage
  • Rhizomania - YSRT
  • Aphanomyces
  • Fusarium
  • Root aphid
  • Cercospora
  • Rhizoctonia

Variety

Crystal D011*

Specs

  • Enhanced Cercospora tolerance due to inclusion of the KWS CR+ trait
  • Yield Strength™ Rhizomania Technology (YSRT)
  • Strong performing variety with good sugar per acre
  • Very strong root rot package with great combination of Rhizoctonia, Aphanomyces, and Fusarium tolerance

ATTRIBUTES

  • Sugar %
  • Tonnage
  • Rhizomania - YSRT
  • Aphanomyces
  • Fusarium
  • Root aphid
  • Cercospora
  • Rhizoctonia


Variety

Crystal D082

Specs

  • Enhanced Cercospora tolerance due to inclusion of the KWS CR+ trait
  • Yield Strength™ Rhizomania Technology (YSRT)
  • Very good Fusarium and Aphanomyces tolerance
  • A strong-yielding variety with high sugar content, resulting in excellent recoverable sugar per acre

ATTRIBUTES

  • Sugar %
  • Tonnage
  • Rhizomania - YSRT
  • Aphanomyces
  • Fusarium
  • Root aphid
  • Cercospora
  • Rhizoctonia

Variety

Crystal D950

Specs

  • Yield Strength™ Rhizomania Technology (YSRT)
  • Very good Fusarium and Cercospora leaf spot tolerance
  • Strong yielding variety with high sugar content, resulting in excellent recoverable sugar per acre
  • Offers a very balanced disease package

ATTRIBUTES

  • Sugar %
  • Tonnage
  • Rhizomania - YSRT
  • Aphanomyces
  • Fusarium
  • Root aphid
  • Cercospora
  • Rhizoctonia


Variety

Crystal D973

Specs

  • Enhanced Cercospora tolerance due to inclusion of the new KWS CR+ trait
  • Yield Strength™ Rhizomania Technology (YSRT)
  • Very strong performance with great sugar per acre
  • Good Aphanomyces, Fusarium and Rhizoctonia tolerance

ATTRIBUTES

  • Sugar %
  • Tonnage
  • Rhizomania - YSRT
  • Aphanomyces
  • Fusarium
  • Root aphid
  • Cercospora
  • Rhizoctonia

*Variety pending approval

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Diamond Plated® Seed Treatment Series

Guided by the genuine pursuit to make things easier for growers, ACH Seeds developed the Diamond Plated seed treatment series. This series effectively bundles seed treatments and enhancements so we are able to customize seed to meet the needs of each sugarbeet-growing region.

An important component of the Diamond Plated seed treatment series is our proprietary, lot-specific priming process.

The Diamond Plated treatment series is offered as Platinum, Gold, Silver 45 and Silver options, representing varying degrees of protection.

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Platinum

Platinum Diamond Plated seed is primed and features Allegiance + Thiram, Tach 45, Systiva and Poncho Beta treatments.

Gold

At the Gold level, seed is primed and features Allegiance + Thiram, Systiva and Poncho Beta treatments.

Silver 45

Silver 45 Diamond Plated seed is primed and features Allegiance + Thiram, Systiva and Tach 45* treatments.

Silver

Silver Diamond Plated seed is primed and features Allegiance + Thiram, and Systiva treatments.