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The Global Advent of Agricultural Seeds in Colorado

February 8th, 2016 in Seed News

Over the preceding 70 or so years, there has been a major growth in crop yields and agricultural productivity in the United States and in Colorado that led to the creation of agricultural seeds. First came the development of hybrid crops during the beginning of the 20th century. Read More

 

Small Grain Forages in Colorado Make Wonderful Crops

February 8th, 2016 in Seed News

The best small grains forages in Colorado make excellent crops. Barley, ryegrass, brassicas, oats, wheat, and alfalfa are wonderful forage crops for pastures, for hay, and for silage. Read More

 

How to Select the Best Sports Turf in Colorado

February 8th, 2016 in Seed News

There are several major challenges for sports turf Colorado managers, but the most basic one is that of providing a safe sports field that is well-maintained. Athlete safety is of paramount importance. Read More

 

Dairy Cows Need Diary Seeds in Colorado to be Healthy and Productive

February 8th, 2016 in Seed News

It is important to understand the metabolic changes going on in Colorado dairy cows in order to determine what foods will sustain them and help them produce more milk. Dairy cows have a powerhouse of a metabolism and can easily eat 100 pounds of food each and every day. However, it is important that they get the right kind of food to sustain their lactation and keep them healthy at the same time. Read More

 

Drought Tolerant Grasses for Colorado

February 8th, 2016 in Seed News

While no forage grass is drought proof, there are several that are drought tolerant in the Colorado dry season. There are several warm season forage grasses that are drought resistant: switchgrass, big bluestem, little bluestem and Indian grass. Read More

 

Veggie Seeds for Colorado’s Growing Season

February 8th, 2016 in Seed News

Growing vegetable seeds in Colorado can be a bit tricky, especially cool season veggies due to the wide fluctuations in spring temperatures. Read More

 

Agronomist – ECS Dumas

January 4th, 2016 in Employment Opportunities

Eastern Colorado Seeds agronomists provide leadership and expertise in custom designing agronomic service programs for each customer. As a new employee, you will work with other agronomist and sales representatives for a period of time to gain hands-on crop production experience. This is an Agronomy position with no sales responsibilities. Read More

 

Why Cover and Forage Crops are Important

December 7th, 2015 in Seed News

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Establishing New Turf On Large Grounds

December 7th, 2015 in Seed News

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The Nutritional Benefits of Raw Natural Milk

December 7th, 2015 in Seed News

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Ingenuity and Thinking Outside the Box Has Resulted From the Drought

December 7th, 2015 in Seed News

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Specialty Seed Suppliers Handle Unique Needs

December 7th, 2015 in Seed News

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Shepherds

December 7th, 2015 in Seed News

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Better Yards Yield More Valued Homes

October 28th, 2015 in Seed News

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Thickening the Grass in the Yard

October 28th, 2015 in Seed News

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Eco-Friendly Updates for the Colorado Home

October 28th, 2015 in Seed News

Homeowners in Colorado are often concerned about the environment and the sustainability of their actions. There are several updates that homeowners are doing to make their houses a smaller strain on the environment. These changes are often cost effective and worth the investment. Read More

 

Making a Big Difference in the Community

October 28th, 2015 in Seed News

Most adults today feel as though they are only one small cog in the system, but there are many ways to make a difference in the community. Experts point to changing certain habits and behaviors so that others are benefited and the community is able to thrive. Read More

 

Sustainable Job Options in the US

October 28th, 2015 in Seed News

With so many people concerned about the environment, it is no surprise that many are looking for ways to create a more sustainable planet through their actions. People practice reusing, recycling and reducing waste in their daily habits. Some people are so committed to a healthier planet, that they look for a career to reduce the negative impact on nature. Read More

 

Small Grains for Livestock Forage

October 28th, 2015 in Seed News

There are many grain crops that are used to feed animals. Managed properly, small grains (wheat and barley) can be used with others (oat, rye and triticale) to create a balanced crop to be used for grazing. These crops are helpful for erosion control and can be very helpful as a follow up crop for a heavily fertilized summer annual field as scavengers for residuals. Read More

 

Drought Resistant Grass

October 28th, 2015 in Seed News

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