The best sunflower plant stage to treat is when the majority of plants are in the R5.1 growth stage.
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The seed is all processed on site in the family’s seed plant and then marketed.
The Capistrans will be officially recognized with the rest of the families in a ceremony Thursday, August 8 at the annual Farmfest near Redwood Falls, MN.
Former NSA Chairman Kevin Capistran and his family have been named Polk County’s “2019 Farm Family of the Year” by the University of Minnesota.