03950891 is referenced by 20 patents and cites 4 patents.

A seed coated with an inorganic coating material which opens to expose the underlying seed when subjected to moisture, the coating composition comprising at least 50% by weight of an amorphous silica, the remainder including at least about 5% by weight montmorillonite and at least about 10% by weight attapulgite, is disclosed. Celery seed when treated according to the present invention has been found to compare favorably with raw seed with regard to germination characteristics and the like.

Title
Seed coating composition and coated seed
Application Number
5/538246
Publication Number
3950891
Application Date
January 3, 1975
Publication Date
April 20, 1976
Inventor
Thomas M Hinkes
Madison
WI, US
Agent
Mason Fenwick & Lawrence
Assignee
Florida Celery Exchange
FL, US
IPC
A01C 1/06
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