Cerall ®

Cerall® is a biological seed treatment. The active ingredient is a naturally occurring terrestrial bacterium (Pseudomonas chlororaphis). Cerall® is developed to be specially adapted to bare kernels such as wheat. Approved for: winter wheat, spring wheat.


Cerall is:

  • effective against the most common seed-borne diseases of wheat.
  • environmentally friendly because it contains a naturally occurring bacterium and environmentally friendly ingredients.
  • also permitted for use in organic farming.
  • user- and work environment-friendly because you do not have to deal with chemical substances and also avoid the dust from chemically treated seeds.
  • not to be regarded as environmentally hazardous goods during transport.
  • permitted for use in KRAV-certified production.

Against which diseases does Cerall have an effect?

Cerall® has an effect against the seed-borne diseases stink bug (Tilletia caries), Septoria (Septoria nodorum) and Fusarium (Fusarium spp.) in wheat.

How do I use Cerall?

Cerall-treated seeds can be stored, transported and handled as ordinary seeds. Treatment with Cerall® does not affect the pickling capacity.

Cerall® can be used in most seed treatment equipment on the market. In some cases, the equipment needs to be adapted to cope with the relatively high dosage of the product.

Dosage

The recommended dose is 10 liters / ton of seed. The product can be stored in unopened packaging at +4 C ° to +8 C ° for 8 weeks after delivery. All packaging is marked with a best before date. The product needs to be stirred before use. Partial emptying of packaging is not recommended.

Storage of treated seed

The treated seed can be stored for up to one year. Bioagri further recommends that the health of the seed be analyzed before treatment. Particular attention must be paid to germination. If the germination of the untreated seed is below the certification limit, a test treatment with subsequent analysis before using the product is recommended.

In which countries is Cerall® approved?

Cerall® is launched continuously in country after country together with our distributors, after which the product is approved in each country. Cerall® is currently approved in Sweden, Finland, Denmark, the UK, the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Switzerland, Austria, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Lithuania and Austria. Thousands of tonnes of seed have been treated with Cerall® by Lantmännen. Cerall® will go on sale in additional European countries as each country's authority approves the product.