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seed dressings

The process of coating seeds with clay, biofertilizers, pesticides or other inert materials to give them a uniform shape and increasing their size and weight for improved visibility, plantability, germination and resistance to diseases.
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  • seed pelletization
  • seed pelleting
  • seed coatings
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