Advanta adds Phoenix® brand seed corn for Southwestern & Western growers
AMARILLO, Texas, October 8, 2014 – Specially selected Phoenix® brand corn hybrids will now be available from Advanta US, Inc., for the 2015 planting season in Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Texas.
For this initial growing season, Advanta will offer 18 Phoenix hybrids selected for the unique growing conditions of the Southwestern and Western markets. These hybrids are available with a variety of Agrisure® traits including Agrisure Viptera® and Agrisure Artesian® technology from Syngenta.
“As a High Plains company, we work hard to select high performance genetics for our customers. This extends our broad grain and forage sorghum portfolio to include corn hybrids for the unique environment of the Southwestern and Western areas,” said Steve Ligon, North American business director for Advanta.
Based in Amarillo, Texas, Advanta is a leading international supplier of proprietary crop genetics and seed.
For more information about Advanta, visit http://www.advantaus.com.
Advanta US, Inc. is an operating unit of Advanta, a global seed company and the international leader in sorghum germplasm that combines the most advanced techniques in conventional plant breeding with biotechnology. Delivering world-class seed and solutions to its customers around the world, Advanta is a member of the UPL group of companies. For more information on Advanta US, its products and other technologies under development, call 800-333-9048 or visit www.advantaus.com.
Agrisure®, Agrisure Artesian®, Agrisure Viptera® and Phoenix® are trademarks of a Syngenta Group Company.
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