SMBSC

Southern Minnesota Region Serving the Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative

When the goal is to produce as much sugar as possible, planting a seed designed to perform in your specific region goes a long way. Soil type, climate, pests — they all add up to a set of very specific needs. And Crystal Beet Seed is prepared to meet each one of them for the Southern Minnesota Region.


Variety

Crystal RR018

Specs

  • Yield Strength Rhizomania Technology (YSRT)
  • Moderate tolerance to Rhizoctonia with good Fusarium and Cercospora leaf spot tolerance
  • Excellent sugar variety combined with high yield potential

ATTRIBUTES

  • Rhizomania
  • Aphanomyces
  • Fusarium
  • Root Aphid
  • Cercospora
  • Rhizoctonia
  • Sugar
  • Tonnage

Variety

Crystal M579

Specs

  • Yield Strength Rhizomania Technology (YSRT)
  • High sugar content with very good sugar per acre

ATTRIBUTES

  • Rhizomania
  • Rhizoctonia
  • Aphanomyces
  • Fusarium
  • Root Aphid
  • Cercospora
  • Sugar
  • Tonnage


Variety

Crystal M380

Specs

  • Yield Strength Rhizomania Technology (YSRT)
  • Strong root aphid resistance and good Aphanomyces tolerance
  • High-sugar variety with good sugar per ton

ATTRIBUTES

  • Rhizomania
  • Aphanomyces
  • Fusarium
  • Root Aphid
  • Cercospora
  • Rhizoctonia
  • Sugar
  • Tonnage

Variety

Crystal M375

Specs

  • Yield Strength Rhizomania Technology (YSRT)
  • Strong root aphid resistance
  • High-sugar specialty variety with very good sugar per acre

ATTRIBUTES

  • Rhizomania
  • Rhizoctonia
  • Aphanomyces
  • Fusarium
  • Root Aphid
  • Cercospora
  • Sugar
  • Tonnage


Variety

Crystal M623*

Specs

  • Yield Strength Rhizomania Tolerance (YSRT)
  • Impressive Rhizoctonia rating with enhanced Cercospora tolerance
  • New benchmark-performance variety

ATTRIBUTES

  • Rhizomania
  • Rhizoctonia
  • Aphanomyces
  • Fusarium
  • Root Aphid
  • Cercospora
  • Sugar
  • Tonnage

Variety

Crystal M509

Specs

  • Yield Strength Rhizomania Technology (YSRT)
  • Very strong Aphanomyces and Cercospora leaf spot tolerance
  • High-performing variety with great sugar per acre

ATTRIBUTES

  • Rhizomania
  • Rhizoctonia
  • Aphanomyces
  • Fusarium
  • Root Aphid
  • Cercospora
  • Sugar
  • Tonnage

*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 and Bronze options, representing varying degrees of protection.

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Platinum

Platinum Diamond Plated seed is primed and features Allegiance + Thiram, Tach 45 and RHC fungicide, insecticide and nematicide treatments.

Gold

At the Gold level, seed is primed and features Allegiance + Thiram, Tach 45, and RHC fungicide and insecticide treatments.

Silver

All Silver Diamond Plated seed is primed and features Allegiance + Thiram, Tach 45 and RHC fungicide treatments.

Bronze

Bronze-level seed is primed and features Allegiance + Thiram.