patent related to seed germination

“1. A method for increasing the germination rate of a seed, comprising contacting the seed with dicamba or a product of DMO-mediated metabolism thereof in an amount that improves the germination of the seed as compared to a seed of the same genotype not contacted with the dicamba or a product of DMO-mediated metabolism thereof.”



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