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1. (WO2017180490) METHODS OF PRODUCING SUGAR CANE TRANSPLANT UNITS

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/180490    International Application No.:    PCT/US2017/026747
Publication Date: Fri Oct 20 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Tue Apr 11 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: A01B 79/02
A01C 14/00
A01G 1/00
A01H 4/00
Applicants: SYNGENTA PARTICIPATIONS AG
SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION, LLC
Inventors: SILVA, Adilson Donizeti Correa Da
BATISTA, Luis Eduardo
VIDAL, Luiz Hernando
Title: METHODS OF PRODUCING SUGAR CANE TRANSPLANT UNITS
Abstract:
Methods of producing sugar cane transplant units that includes planting a sugar cane propagation material in a planting container that has a volume of 10 to 200 cubic centimeters; growing the sugar plant to an age of at least 4 months; harvesting the stalks of the sugar cane plant when the stalks have a length of 10 to 50 centimeters; cutting the harvested stalks into stalk segments, wherein the stalk segments are cut to a length of 1 to 5 centimeters; and planting one or more of the stalk segments into a planting container that has a volume from 10 to 200 cubic centimeters.