Pioneer® brand 54V09 was first introduced to the New Zealand market in 2010 and is back by popular demand. Trusted by growers, it offers an excellent disease resistant package alongside superior relative forage quality. When it comes to yield and stand life, it’s hard to go past 54V09.
Pioneer’s move to LumiGEN™ seed treatment globally means we can now offer our lucerne varieties under this system. The benefit of this 25% build treatment is to protect the seedling from fungal disease during its establishment phase and to introduce essential nitrogen fixing rhizobia to the seed.
There are four key benefits when using Pioneer’s unique LumiGEN™ lucerne seed coating technology.