Optimize® XC Technology

Extra-concentrated formula. Combines LCO with rhizobia for increased nitrogen fixation efficiency in soybeans.

Breakthrough Performance, now in the industry's lowest application rate for soybeans

The extra-concentrated formulation of Optimize® XC technology can deliver breakthrough performance in the industry's lowest application rate: 0.75 fluid ounces per unit of seed. Optimize XC technology is a retailer-applied dual-action inoculant that delivers the benefits of a specially selected Bradyrhizobium japonicum inoculant along with LCO (lipo-chitooligosaccharide) molecules.

Benefits of Using Optimize XC Technology

 
More space on your seed for additional seed treatments
 
Includes an elite strain of Bradyrhizobium japonicum and LCO to help with effective nodulation
 
Increased nitrogen fixation through nodule formation
 
Enhanced nutrient availability which supports root and shoot growth
 
Broad seed treatment compatibility** with 120 days on-seed life with most seed treatments
 
A convenient, easy-to-handle package
 

How the Technology Works

  1. Needing nitrogen, the plant releases flavonoids to signal rhizobia.
  2. Sensing the flavonoids, the rhizobia signal LCO back to the plant.
  3. The plant can respond to the LCO, allowing the rhizobia to infect its roots.
  4. This symbiotic relationship creates nodules, which can help fix atmospheric nitrogen.

Product Details

Optimize® XC Inoculant
Active Ingredient Packaging Application Rate Case Treats
10 billion (1 x 1010) viable cfu/ml
Bradyrhizobium japonicum 1 x 10-7% lipo-chitooligosaccharides
400 units 1.5 fl oz/100 lbs
(44.4 ml/45.4 kg)
400 units or
56,000,000 seed
5 x 2 x 40 unit

Always read and follow label directions
*0.75 fl oz per unit of seed with minimum of 1.5 fl oz total volume with water when applied alone

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Nematodes have been stealing as much as 10% of yields and and getting away with it — until now. Treating seed with a broad-spectrum nematicide provides protection in the seed zone during critical early development stages.

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80%
The amount of corn acres in the U.S. Corn Belt with nematode pressure, based on sampling*

*AgriThority; 2016 nematode sampling study conducted in the U.S. Corn Belt

 
 

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