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August 2016 NEWS

World Has Many More Trees Than Previously Thought, New Report Says

Findings, published in Nature, are based on most comprehensive census of Earth’s forestation yet.


There are slightly more than three trillion trees in the world, a figure that dwarfs previous estimates, according to the most comprehensive census yet of global forestation. Read the full article by Mark Armao


Striking a Balance in a Fragile Ecosystem

What is APEX-10?
APEX-10 is a peat humic substance made from highly humified peat sources that have a variety of very active and complex materials from plant fibers and contain many active natural constituents. What differentiates this product from anything on the market is the patented extraction process used to recover all of these natural substances in their most beneficial form. The result is a formula with a greater power than simply the sum of its parts. This creates the ultimate product for soil and plant heath which has been proven to:

  • Enhance Fertilizer Efficiency by up to 66%
  • Improve Water Efficiency by up to 30%
  • Increase Plant Turgidity
  • Enhance Soil Nutrient Retention & Make Nutrients More Available to the Plant
  • Dramatically Reduce the Potential of Root Loss Under Stressful Conditions
  • Improve Overall Plant Performance

APEX-10 has been thoroughly tested and proven through university studies and real world applications, offering industry professionals a natural alternative that maximizes the efficiency of their operations and complements their environmental initiatives without compromising performance.

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ArborJetNational Seed is pleased to announce we are now a distributor of Arborjet products. For 15 years, Arborjet has focused on developing the leading tree injection equipment and formulations to protect trees. This addition compliments our full line of fertilizers, chemicals and injection products for tree care professionals. Please contact Kevin if you would like more information: / Mobile 630-903-5240


Postemergence Crabgrass Control with Quinclorac

Quinclorac has shown to be a good-excellent post crabgrass herbicide. Quinclorac also exhibits some broadleaf activity, especially on legumes like black medic and clover. Drive activity is very rapid, with crabgrass kill occurring within 1-2 weeks after herbicide application. Young (non-tillered) crabgrass may brown & die in less than one week.

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Dylox Grub Control

Dylox® Grub Control - the Standard for Curative Grub Control

DYLOX provides fast-acting control of surface-feeding and soil insects, including white grubs, mole crickets, sod webworms and cutworms. Not wasting any time, Dylox works immediately after irrigation or rainfall, and penetrates thatch up to 1/2-inch thick when watered properly, providing grub control within 24 hours. Under normal conditions, Dylox controls the pest and then degrades quickly. There are no Dylox restrictions regarding turf species or sites for landscape and recreational-area uses.

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Ice Melt & Rock Salt

Contact your sales person for bagged ice melt and bulk rock salt pricing.

Contact your sales rep for more information (630) 417-9054 (630) 417-9056 (630) 417-9055 (630) 417-9057 (630) 903-5240


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