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Soybean Line Launched
Pam Smith DTN\Progressive Farmer Crops Technology Editor
Wed Jan 23, 2013 11:44 AM CST

DECATUR, Ill. (DTN) -- Today was T minus zero for DuPont Pioneer's big soybean launch. A new line of products -- named the T series -- will be available in limited quantities and for broad testing for the 2013 planting season. The company also announced a new soybean-product numbering system similar to the nomenclature used for the company's seed-corn products.

Don Schaefer, DuPont Pioneer senior marketing manager for soybeans, said 39 products will be introduced in this new soybean family this year -- the largest number of new soybean varieties in a single year by Pioneer. While there will be ...

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