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Target Your Market With the Right Sunflower Seed.

Whatever market you sell to – sunflower oil, dehulled sunflowers or sunflower for bird seed – WinField United’s expertise lets you pick the best traits and genetics for your field conditions. You can easily determine the best combination of seed technology, seeding population, seed placement, weed control strategy and tillage method to help manage disease pressure and get the yield potential you’re after.

 

ACHIEVE YOUR MARKETING OBJECTIVES

Sunflower has become a market segmented by grain uses, and any single hybrid might fit one or more market options. Sunflower markets include:

OIL-TYPE SUNFLOWER

High Oleic
•Specific oil levels trending above 85% oleic based on market requirements. *
 NuSun®
•Standard for the oil market
 Hulling
•All oil types that have proper seed size and ease of shell removal
 Birdseed
•Reginal markets throughout the United States for all oil types
 

CONTROL WEEDS BEYOND® AND EXPRESS® HERBICIDES

• Both traits have advanced yield potential.
• Both require preemergence herbicide treatments (Spartan® Charge, BroadAxe® or Prowl® H20) or preplant-incorporated herbicides (Framework®, Prowl® H20 or Sonalan®) to combat kochia and Russian thistle.
• Both are a Group 2 herbicide mode of action.
• The DuPont™ ExpressSun® trait is tolerant to Express® herbicide. • The Clearfield® Production System is tolerant to Beyond® herbicide.
 

Sunflower Trait Technology

Choose the right traits for you operation, like DuPont™ ExpressSun® and the Clearfield® Production System traits for good  weed-control options.

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