Soy polyol formulations as novel seed treatments for the management of soil-borne diseases of soybean.

@article{Brooker2007SoyPF,
  title={Soy polyol formulations as novel seed treatments for the management of soil-borne diseases of soybean.},
  author={N L Brooker and C D Lagalle and Alisa Zlatani{\'c} and Ivan Javni and Z Petrovic},
  journal={Communications in agricultural and applied biological sciences},
  year={2007},
  volume={72 2},
  pages={
          35-43
        }
}
Polyurethanes prepared from vegetable oils display a number of desirable properties useful for many commercial and industrial applications. One unique application is that of an agricultural seed treatment. Seed treatments are used to incorporate pesticides onto the seed coat and to decrease the disease susceptibility of the seed during its germination in the soil. In addition, by altering the movement of water across the seed coat and by incorporating protective pesticides in the coating, seed… CONTINUE READING