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HerbicidesBayer Lauds New Herbicide
December 11, 2007
A new corn herbicide controls both broadleaf and tough grass weeds. EPA has approved Bayer CropSciences’ Laudis postemergence corn herbicide. Read More
GM Crops: French Non, German Ja
December 11, 2007
The reaction to a Monsanto genetically modified (GM) corn is a mixed bag in Europe. France has formally suspended the Read More
Hybrids May Reduce Rain Effect
December 11, 2007
Syngenta’s experimental corn lines optimize water use. Every corn grower in the Midwest knows about the "million dollar rain." While Read More
Conference Joins Forces
December 11, 2007
Fertilizer was the focus of a two-day conference in California. Some 250 people from California’s agricultural industry attended the two-day Read More
Seed/BiotechWorking In Memphis, Again
December 11, 2007
The new Monsanto/Delta and Pine Land team has opened an office in Memphis, TN. Monsanto Co. acquired Delta and Pine Read More
Asmark Institute Launches VIP Network
December 11, 2007
The Asmark Institute‘s new network upgrades meeting capabilities. The Asmark Institute plans to provide a Videoconference Internet Protocol (VIP) Network Read More
Mid-Range Could Be Just Right
December 11, 2007
Research findings show that mid-range ethanol blends may be better, even in standard cars. A new study, co-sponsored by the Read More
Seeing Through Big Oil’s Smoke, Mirrors
December 11, 2007
Despite reports of a well-publicized and well-funded anti-ethanol misinformation campaign, an overwhelming majority of consumers still believe the U.S. is Read More
ManagementMall Shooting Takes One Of Industry’s Own
December 11, 2007
A veteran ag-chem salesman was killled in last week’s mall shooting in Omaha, NE. Gary Scharf, 48, was the second Read More
Side Effect: Hops, Corn Affect Beer Prices
December 4, 2007
Beer prices are likely to climb. How does corn affect those costs? According to an article in the L.A. Times, Read More
Seed/BiotechBayer Collaborates On Bean Traits
December 4, 2007
A new Bayer CropScience deal will benefit U.S. soybean growers. Bayer, Mertec LLC, and M.S. Technologies LLC have agreed to Read More
New Seed Treatment Targets Potential
December 4, 2007
A new seed treatment is ready to provide early nutritional benefits in 2008. PROTINUS from Wolf Trax ensures the seed Read More
Pioneer Premiums Times Seven
December 4, 2007
Growers in seven states will have more opportunities to market their soybeans for a premium. Selected elevators in Ohio, Indiana, Read More
‘Green’ Fertilizer Demand Growing
December 4, 2007
The U.S. market for so-called ‘green’ fertilizers is on the increase due to environmental concerns and to fit into the Read More
Fungicides Off The Hook In 2007
December 4, 2007
Buoyed by growers’ determination to squeeze every kernel of corn from every acre planted, fungicide sales blew up in the Read More
CropLife 100Agrium To Buy UAP
December 4, 2007
Agrium and UAP strike a deal that will create North America’s largest ag retailer. Agrium Inc. and UAP Holding Corp. Read More
New Holland Supports B100 Use
December 4, 2007
New Holland supports the use of B100 biodiesel in its diesel engines. Overall, nearly 80% of New Holland-branded products with Read More
Seed/BiotechDeveloping Less Thirsty GM Crops
December 4, 2007
As concerns about water availability grow, there’s news about a genetically modified crop needing less water to grow. Researchers from Read More
Farm Bill Stalled In Senate
November 27, 2007
The U.S. Senate may not finish the 2007 farm bill before the end of the year. A "cloture" vote failed Read More
Seed Product Promotes Healthy Start
November 27, 2007
A new seed treatment will be available for the 2008 season, and it promises early plant health benefits even in Read More
Trending Articles
AdjuvantsA New Weed-Control Era Begins: But First, One Last Obstacle
March 4, 2017
There is trepidation, there is reluctance, and there is excitement. Ag retailers feel it all about the new dicamba and Read More
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Crop InputsLIFT Agriculture Academy: A Q&A With West Central Distribution’s Dean Hendrickson
March 1, 2017
West Central Distribution recently launched its LIFT Agriculture Academy, a new, premiere training and professional development resource for West Central’s ag Read More
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Matt Hopkins10 Warning Signs Your Website Is Grossly Outdated
February 8, 2017
Your Website is often a visitor’s first impression of your ag retail business. A positive first impression can set the Read More
AgriSync
Matt Hopkins17 Agriculture Apps That Will Help You Farm Smarter In 2017
December 9, 2016
Ag professionals are working smarter, not harder, than ever before. Smart farming technologies have enabled them to reduce costs, maximize Read More
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CropLife 100Ag Retail Equipment Report: The Green Party Continues
December 7, 2016
In the annual race for sales in the ag retail equipment marketplace, the color schemes for participants are a little Read More
Mike Stern
Precision AgClimate Corp. CEO Talks Retailer Support For Digital Ag
December 1, 2016
CropLife Magazine’s sister publication, AgriBusiness Global, recently sat down with Mike Stern, CEO of The Climate Corp., following the Monsanto subsidiary’s Read More
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UncategorizedPrecision Ag, Iowa Water, and GM Corn Updates
March 24, 2017
Editors Paul Schrimpf and Eric Sfiligoj look at the state of precision agriculture, the dismissal of the Des Moines Water Read More
Pam Marrone
Crop InputsMarrone Bio Innovations Enters Biostimulants Market Wit…
March 23, 2017
Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. is expanding beyond biopesticides and crop protection and into the biostimulant market by commercially launching Haven Read More
Nutrients for Life Foundation Teacher
FertilizerNutrients For Life Foundation Celebrates 10 Years Teach…
March 23, 2017
Those in agriculture know fertilizer is a vital ingredient to grow strong, productive crops. In fact, fertilizer is responsible for Read More
ManagementThink You Know Water? Take WinField United’s R…
March 22, 2017
Water is among our most precious resources, and arguably the hardest working, with just one percent available for human use, Read More
Corn Field
LegislationTFI Hopes Court Dismissal Is ‘Final Chapter’…
March 20, 2017
The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) released the following statement from President, Chris Jahn on the March 17, 2017, federal court dismissal Read More
Wheat Growers
Industry NewsWheat Growers CEO Dale Locken To Retire
March 20, 2017
CEO Dale Locken has announced that he plans to retire from Wheat Growers. Locken has served almost 15 years as Read More
Bayer Monsanto
Eric SfiligojBayer-Monsanto: Life, LibertyLink, And The Pursuit Of R…
March 20, 2017
As the calendar officially turns to spring, life is in full renewal mode. Flowers are blooming, birds are singing, and Read More
Corn Field
Crop InputsUltra Yield Micronutrients Acquires Kronos Micronutrien…
March 16, 2017
Ultra Yield Micronutrients, Inc. ”Ultra”, an affiliate of Cameron Chemicals, Inc., is pleased to announce that it has acquired the Read More
ManagementSnowstorms, Asset Sales, and Soybeans Prices
March 16, 2017
Editors Paul Schrimpf and Eric Sfiligoj discuss the weather, precision ag, crop protection company mergers, and commodity prices in this Read More
Soybean Field
Seed/BiotechBayer Invests $8.1 million In Soybean Advancement In Th…
March 16, 2017
Growers in Illinois and across the Midwest now have the added benefit of a state-of-the-art soybean research facility, increasing accessibility Read More
CHS
CropLife 100CHS Acquires Western Co-op Transport Association
March 16, 2017
CHS Inc., North America’s leading farmer-owned cooperative and a global energy, grains and foods company, has purchased Western Co-op Transport Read More
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HerbicidesBest Management Practices To Control PPO-Resistant Weed…
March 14, 2017
Weeds resistant to the class of herbicides called protoporphyrinogen oxidase (PPO) inhibitors are spreading at a faster rate than weed Read More
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Eric SfiligojFungicide Resistance On The Horizon
March 13, 2017
For many years now, the agricultural market has struggled to keep ahead of an ever-growing number of herbicide-resistant weeds. According Read More
Management2017 Commodity Classic Review
March 10, 2017
Editors Paul Schrimpf and Eric Sfiligoj discuss what happened at the recent Commodity Classic in San Antonio. Read More
Farmer using AgriSync
ManagementMajor AgriSync Update Aims To Extend Ag Experts’ Power …
March 10, 2017
AgriSync announced a major update to its leading collaboration and service management tool for professional ag advisors and their farmer Read More
Agrible Pocket Spray Smart App
EquipmentNew Agrible Pocket Spray Smart App Alleviates Spraying …
March 10, 2017
There’s a new app to help farmers decide when to spray their fields. Pocket Spray Smart is a free iOS Read More
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Crop InputsBiological Products Trade Association Changes Name, Exp…
March 9, 2017
The Biological Products Industry Alliance (BPIA), formerly the BioPesticide Industry Alliance, is the new name of the rapidly growing U.S.-based Read More
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Equipment14 Fertilizer Spreaders For 2017
March 9, 2017
Application equipment manufacturers stressed flexibility and accuracy with this year’s crop of fertilizer spreaders. From AGCO’s TerraGator TG9300B and Case IH’s 810 Read More