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The only take-all seed treatment

Latitude

Seed Treatments
Latitude

Seed Treatments

MAPP N°
18036

Latitude®

Latitude®, containing the active ingredient Silthiofam, is a specialist fungicide seed treatment for the reduction of the devastating disease, take-all. It has proved cost effective in maximising yield and quality wherever take-all is a problem. Latitude® gives the grower a practical tool to aid the management of second and subsequent wheats and barley without any delay to crop emergence. 
Latitude® can also be used to maximise the yield and quality of spring wheat where take-all is a problem e.g. after overwintered stubble.

Latitude® delivers on yield and profits 

Check for yourself with the Latitude® Calculator below

  • Barley (Winter)
  • Wheat (Spring)
  • Wheat (Winter)

Secure your crop with Latitude®

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Wheat

Results
Latitude cost (£/ha)
Yield needed to cover cost (t/ha)
Gross Margin from Latitude Medium take-all risk (£/ha)*

Gross margin over the initial Latitude cost. 

Barley

Results
Latitude cost (£/ha)
Yield needed to cover cost (t/ha)
Gross Margin from Latitude Medium take-all risk (£/ha)*

Margins will be significantly higher for milling wheat and in high or severe take-all situations. Data source based on 120 Monsanto and independent trials over 10 years. Results from the calculator are for guidance use only and provide no guarantee of deliverable margin. 

Select a robust variety when growing second wheats

Choose a high yielding variety in second wheat situations for Autumn 2020

2019 variety regression chart for second wheats
Source: AHDB Recommended List. Click to enlarge.

Flexibility through the autumn drilling season

Using Latiude treated seed gives the flexibility to extend the drilling window for wheats at risk of take-all.

Read more about take-all and Latitude

 

With poor planting conditions in the autumn now continuing into the new year, a number of questions are being raised about the suitability of treated wheat seed from autumn 2019 for use in autumn 2020.

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The area of second cereals is predicted to increase this autumn and growers are reminded of the need to manage soil-borne disease take-all in these crops to avoid significant yield loss.

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The common perception is that when growing winter barley, growers don’t need to use any control measures for soil-borne disease take-all.

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The risk of take-all is always present, the weather plays a key part in the prominence of the disease so the level of threat will vary greatly from year to year as will the control methods growers can employ to...

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