LowMuTech to Attend Peoria Farm Show

LowMuTech is proud to be an attendee of the Peoria Farm Show. This show will begin on 11/27/18 and end on 11/29/18. More information about the Peoria Farm Show: As Illinois’ largest indoor farm show with over 150,000 square feet of agricultural exhibits, the Greater Peoria Farm Show is a great end-of-year opportunity to view Read More >

Dealer & Distributor Network

We are ready to add to our Dealer and Distributor network. Do you know someone in your area that would like to represent us? Dust offers several benefits over graphite and talc based lubricants. Our customers love that it is cleaner, poses no personal health and environmental risks, and has been proven to enhance seed Read More >

Dust Featured in ILSOY.org Blog

Dust – A Soy-Based Talc, Graphite Replacement If you plant corn or soybeans you are either adding talc, graphite or Fluency Agent Advanced from Bayer Crop Science, as a lubricant. Talc is dusty, white, chalk-like material that poses a health risk if inhaled and graphite is a dusty, black, soot-like material—both are routinely available from your equipment Read More >

Early Results Are In! — More viable plants!

You can come see us at the Greenley Research center at the University of Missouri.   Early returns on research done at the University of Missouri and The Ohio State University shows more viable plants when planted with Dust. You can find info about the field days 8/8/18 at the Greenley Center here. https://calendar.missouri.edu/event/greenley_research_center_field_day_1013#.W2dUeVBKjZt

What About That Funny “u”?

That funny “µ”is the greek letter Mu.  It is intentional that we have that at the heart of our name and the heart of our product Dµst.  This is because “µs” is the symbol for static friction for physicists.  You can google just about anything, but this information from study.com (https://study.com/academy/lesson/static-friction-definition-formula-examples.html) tells how friction is Read More >

Why is Dust Different?

Dust is new to planters and the industry.  How is it different?  It’s a protein made 100 percent from soybeans. The picture attached to this posting shows the shape of the product under a microscope.  This shape helps seeds move and slide more, acting like ball bearings and having far fewer jagged edges than competitive Read More >

Seed Coatings Are Important

We had a colleague share this with us recently. Very thought provoking and one of the reasons we’re developing an all Soy based seed coating. Early tests have been VERY positive in holding active ingredients to the seed. Even better is the coating working in conjunction with Dust! You can find this article by copying Read More >