Based on a major independent study carried out in Eastern Canada in September 2016 (Status Ag Research), the ELITE soybean seeds ranked number one in sales in the Province of Quebec! Indeed, their performance placed them at the top of their segment. Like numerous survey respondents, our agricultural producers also witness the advantages of sowing ELITE seeds.
That’s exactly the case at Harfangs des Neiges farm in St-Henri, QC, specialized in dairy production for more than 30 years. This family-owned company ran by Claude Larose and his wife never ceases to look for growth and innovation opportunities.
It has now been 4 years that soy has replaced oats in rotation with hay fields, in order to kill the weeds. Starting next year, wheat will also enter the rotation.
Claude Larose chose the ELITE soybean seeds Colt R2 since he started this experience and has been witnessing an increase in his yield year after year – which is why he is sticking with his choice of seed. Furthermore, he is very satisfied to know that his yield has been higher than the provincial average since his very first harvest.
« We are surrounded by farmers in the region. We often exchange on our performance in order to learn more. After talking to fellow soy producers, I witnessed they were also satisfied with the ELITE soybean seeds”, explains Claude Larose, owner. The ELITE soybean seeds being the best-seller in Québec, it is evident that M. Larose agrees with many other farmers when comes the time to seeds for their next crop!
- Soybean Seed Brand Use and Experience Study – Canada 2016. Stratus Ag Research.