The use of maize which is resistant to Pyralidae (European maize borer) and Sesamia (Mediterranean maize borer) is the most efficient way for the farmer to win the battle against these pests in geographical areas affected.
YieldGard® maize is obtained through transgenesis: introduction of the Bacillus thuringiensis gene for the production of a protein to fight against the Pyralidae and Sesamia.
A technology* which :
Protects against the European and Mediterranean maize borers
Works on the entire crop
Is easy to use
Facilitates the harvest
Protects the health of the grain
Has no effect on beneficial insects
For further information, please contact RAGT YieldGard® is a registered trademark of Monsanto. Varieties available subject to full market approval.
* GMO technology