Stewardship Guidelines & Conditions
Please Note: The ratings in charts, variety characteristics and management tips are to be used as guidelines only. The limitations of warranty and liability on each bag of seed are part of the terms of sale. Weather and field conditions may vary from area to area.
TERMS OF SALE:
The following provisions are part of the terms of sale. Buyer intends to purchase seed solely for producing a grain or forage crop, and that the seed, or any product from the seed, shall not be resold or used as seed. Buyer agrees that purchase of this seed does not give any rights to use the seed for research purposes. Buyer acknowledges that failure to adhere to this provision would substantially damage the supplier/developer who has a substantial investment in this seed product.
For Traited corn, growers should refer to the trait providers Technology Use Guide for information on crop stewardship regarding the potential movement of pollen to neighboring crops. Know Before You Grow® is a registered service mark of National Corn Growers Association. For more information, call 1-866-SELL-CORN or contact Rush Seeds at 1-765-938-3002.
Dow AgroSciences and Monsanto Company are members of Excellence Through Stewardship® (ETS). Monsanto products are commercialized in accordance with ETS Product Launch Stewardship Guidance, and in compliance with Monsanto’s Policy for Commercialization of Biotechnology-Derived Plant Products in Commodity Crops. Dow AgroSciences products are also commercialized in accordance with ETS product launch stewardship guidance and Dow AgroSciences Product Launch Stewardship Policy. Commercialized products have been approved for import into key export markets with functioning regulatory systems. Any crop or material produced from this product can only be exported to, or used, processed or sold in countries where all necessary regulatory approvals have been granted. It is a violation of national and international law to move material containing biotech traits across boundaries into nations where import is not permitted. Growers should talk to their grain handler or product purchaser to confirm their buying position for this product. For further information about Enlist™ crop or grain marketing options, contact DAS at 877-487-2487. Information regarding the regulatory and market status of agricultural biotechnology products can be found at www.biotradestatus.com. Excellence Through Stewardship® is a registered trademark of Biotechnology Industry Organization.
IMPORTANT IRM INFORMATION: RIB Complete® corn blend products do not require the planting of a structured refuge except in the Cotton-Growing Area where corn earworm is a significant pest. SmartStax® RIB Complete® corn blend is not allowed to be sold for planting in the Cotton-Growing Area. See the IRM/Grower Guide for additional information. Always read and follow IRM requirements.
DroughtGard® Hybrids with RIB Complete® corn blend the refuge seed may not always contain DroughtGard® Hybrids trait.
ALWAYS READ AND FOLLOW PESTICIDE LABEL DIRECTIONS. Roundup Ready® technology contain genes that confer tolerance to glyphosate, an active ingredient in Roundup® brand agricultural herbicides.
ALWAYS READ AND FOLLOW HERBICIDE LABEL DIRECTIONS PRIOR TO USE: Enlist™ products contain the Enlist trait that provides crop safety for use of labeled over -the-top application of glyphosate, glufosinate and 2,4-D herbicides featuring Colex-D® technology when applied according to label directions. Following burndown, the only 2,4-D containing herbicide products that may be used with Enlist™ crops are products that feature Colex-D technology and are expressly labeled for use on Enlist crops. 2,4-D products that do not contain Colex-D technology are not authorized for use in conjunction with Enlist products.
Enlist E3™ soybeans were jointly developed by Dow AgroSciences LLC and MS Technologies, LLC.
Seeds containing the Enlist™, Herculex and PowerCore traits are protected under numerous US patents. Seeds containing patented traits can only be used to plant a single commercial crop and cannot be saved or replanted. You acknowledge and agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of the following documents in effect at the time of planting of this seed(i) the Technology Use Agreement and (ii) the Product Use Guides for all technologies in this seed, including the Herbicide Resistance Management (HRM) and Use requirements detailed therein. To plant Enlist, Herculex and PowerCore seed, you must have a limited license from Dow AgroSciences LLC (or other appropriate affiliates). In consideration of the foregoing, Dow AgroSciences grants to the Grower the limited license to use its technology to produce only a single commercial crop in the United States under the terms and condition set forth in the Technology Use Agreement in effect at the time of plating of this seed.
Rush Seeds® and 1st Choice Seeds® are registered trademarks of Denzler Seeds, Inc. DroughtGard®, Genuity®, RIB Complete and Design®, RIB Complete®, Roundup Ready 2 Technology and Design®, Roundup Ready 2 Xtend®, Roundup Ready®, Roundup®, SmartStax and Design®, SmartStax®, VaporGrip®, VT Double PRO®, and XtendiMax® are trademarks of Monsanto Technology LLC. LibertyLink and the Water Droplet Design® is a registered trademark of BASF Corporation. Enlist, Enlist E3, the Enlist logo, Colex-D and Herculex® are registered trademarks of the Dow Chemical Company (Dow) or an affiliated company of Dow. Respect the Refuge and Corn Design® and Respect the Refuge® are registered trademarks of National Corn Growers Association. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
Agrisure® and EZ Refuge® are trademarks of a Syngenta Group Company. Agrisure® Technology incorporated into these seeds is commercialized under license from Syngenta Seeds, Inc. CAUTION: Do Not Spray EZ Refuge products with glufosinate ammonium-based herbicides, including Liberty herbicide.
LibertyLink® and Water Droplet Design® are registered trademarks of BASF Corporation products with the LibertyLink® trait (LL) are resistant to the herbicide glufosinate ammonium, an alternative to glyphosate in corn, and combine high-yielding genetics with the powerful, non-selective, post-emergence weed control of Liberty® herbicide for optimum yield and excellent weed control. For additional product information call Rush Seeds™ at 1-765-938-3002 or visit www.agriculture.basf.com.
LIBERTYLINK® PATENT STATEMENT; Soybean seeds containing the LibertyLink® trait are protected under multiple US patents and may be planted only to produce one (1) commercial crop and only after signing a Grower Trait License agreement. It is illegal to save or catch soybean seeds containing the LibertyLink trait for use as planting seed or for transfer to others for use as planting seed.
RUSH SEEDS® STATEMENT; Rush Seeds® sells high performance genetics, the newest seed input traits, and the latest in cutting edge seed treatments. Through license agreements held by Denzler Seeds, Inc. d/b/a 1st Choice Seeds® we have accessed multiple trait options for your farm. RUSH SEEDS® IS A WHOLLY OWNED BRAND OF DENZLER SEEDS, INC.
We actively promote the stewardship requirements and practices that will maintain these technologies for years to come. Seed containing a patented trait can only be used to plant a single crop from which seed cannot be saved and replanted. Examples of seed containing a patented trait includes but are not limited to Roundup Ready 2 Xtend®, Enlist E3™, and GTLL (LibertyLink® GT27™). It is unlawful to save soybean seeds containing the Roundup Ready 2 Xtend®, Enlist E3™, and GTLL (LibertyLink® GT27™).
LIMITATIONS OF WARRANTY AND REMEDY:
Ratings and related description given on this piece are derived from field trials during past growing seasons. Crop yields and quality are influenced by many conditions beyond the Company’s control and therefore cannot be warranted by either the Company nor the distributor or dealer.
Denzler Seeds, Inc.; Rush Seeds® warrants that the seeds are as described on the tag attached to the bag, subject to tolerances established by law. THE FOREGOING EXPRESS WARRANTY EXCLUDES ALL OTHER WARRANTIES EXPRESS OR IMPLIED INCLUDING THE WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY AND OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES WHICH EXTEND BEYOND THE DESCRIPTION THEREON.
By acceptance and use of any seed purchased from the Company, Buyer agrees that the Company’s exclusive liability and the Buyer’s exclusive remedy for any claim whether as to products delivered or for non-delivery of products, shall be limited in all events to a return of the purchase price of the seed. In no case shall the Company be liable for consequential, incidental, special or indirect damages resulting from the use or handling of the seed. Crop yields and quality are due to so many causes and conditions beyond the Company’s control that neither the Company nor the distributor or the dealer can warrant yield or quality.
MARKETING CONVENTIONAL SEED VARIETIES:
Denzler Seeds, Inc.; Rush Seeds® does not warrant or guarantee any Conventional Seed Variety to be free from genetically modified organisms (GMO) or for any grain derived from Conventional Seed to be suitable for Non-GMO or Conventional grower premium payments. Denzler Seeds, Inc.; Rush Seeds® is not liable in any way for any “lost” grower premiums payments. Crop yields, advantageous pollen, variable testing procedures, personal, equipment and methods at Grain Buyers and quality are due to many causes and conditions beyond the Company’s control that neither the Company nor the distributor or the dealer can warrant yield, quality or suitability for a Non-GMO or Conventional Market.
Denzler Seeds, Inc. d/b/a 1st Choice Seeds® and selling the wholly owned brand, Rush Seeds®, is a proud member of the Independent Professional Seed Association; the American Seed Trade Association; the Agribusiness Council of Indiana; National Federation of Independent Business and the Rushville, Indiana Chamber of Commerce.