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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
Crop InputsFlying Under the Radar No More, FMC Goes Big
April 13, 2017
Describing FMC as “under the radar,” admittedly, is probably a stretch. But in a snap of the fingers, FMC upped Read More
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Crop NutritionStill Hunting Yields
April 1, 2017
There’s no denying it — the agricultural marketplace today is undergoing a fundamental shift in fortunes. Not too many years Read More
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FertilizerNutrients For Life Foundation Celebrates 10 Years Teaching Fertilizer Education
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
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
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ManagementWashington Update, Dow-DuPont Earnings, and the Passing…
April 27, 2017
Editors Paul Schrimpf and Eric Sfiligoj talk about the latest Beltway news, crop protection company 1st quarter numbers, and the Read More
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CropLife 100Former PotashCorp COO Joins BRANDT Board
April 27, 2017
BRANDT has announced the appointment of another industry veteran to its board of directors. David Delaney, most recently EVP and Read More
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Crop InputsFortune: Inside China’s $43 Billion Bid for Food …
April 26, 2017
(Via Fortune.com) The worst famine in human history occurred in China from 1959 to 1961. An estimated 34 million people Read More
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Crop InputsSyngenta Announces Changes in Board of Directors
April 26, 2017
ChemChina and Syngenta announced changes relating to the new Board of Directors of Syngenta following the closing of the ChemChina Read More
Crop InputsBioSafe Systems Introduces PerCarb Broad-Spectrum Bacte…
April 26, 2017
BioSafe Systems announces PerCarb (Sodium Carbonate Peroxyhydrate), a new alternative to potassium bicarbonate and lime sulfur products for use in Read More
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EquipmentTop 10 Twitter Pics for #Plant17
April 26, 2017
Despite some wet weather in parts of the Midwest, growers and ag retailers are working feverishly to plant this year’s Read More
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Crop InputsTrump Targets Agriculture with Latest Executive Order
April 26, 2017
(Via UPI.com) President Donald Trump on Tuesday took executive action in an effort to help grow the domestic agriculture industry Read More
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EquipmentAGCO Mourns Passing of Company Founder, Industry Vision…
April 25, 2017
AGCO Corp., a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment and solutions, mourns the passing of founder and former President, Read More
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Crop InputsINNVICTIS CROP CARE Introduces VANDAL MOC Soybean Herbi…
April 25, 2017
INNVICTIS CROP CARE, LLC has announced the U.S. EPA registration for VANDAL MOC, a combination of sulfentrazone plus metolachlor. VANDAL Read More
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HerbicidesINNVICTIS CROP CARE Launches STAVE Post-Emerge Broadlea…
April 25, 2017
INNVICTIS CROP CARE, LLC has introduced STAVE as the newest addition to­ its expanding portfolio. STAVE will be a great Read More
Sonny Perdue
LegislationSonny Perdue Confirmed by Senate as Next Agriculture Se…
April 25, 2017
After months without a secretary of agriculture, the Senate voted Monday evening to confirm former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue to Read More
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Seed/BiotechBPIA Files Comments with USDA
April 24, 2017
The Biological Products Industry Alliance (BPIA) has filed comments with the USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) Plant Read More
Eric SfiligojHope for Application Equipment Sales
April 24, 2017
The old saying goes that a “rising tide lifts all boats.” If this is indeed the case, then things may Read More
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ManagementNew Video Raises Awareness of 2,4-D Stewardship
April 24, 2017
A new public service video developed and produced by the 2,4-D Research Task Force, in conjunction with the American Soybean Read More
ManagementAn Inside Look at Award Winning Ag Retailer Gar Tooteli…
April 20, 2017
CropLife Editor Eric Sfiligoj discusses An Inside Look at Award Winning Ag Retailer Gar Tootelian Read More
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Industry NewsMACA Announces 2017 Young Leader Scholarship Recipients
April 19, 2017
The Mid America CropLife Association (MACA) Board of Directors selected 11 college students to receive the MACA Young Leader Scholarship Read More
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SoftwareKnoa Software Solution Helps GROWMARK Boost System Perf…
April 19, 2017
Knoa Software, a leading provider of user experience management (UEM) software, has announced that GROWMARK, Inc., a regional agricultural cooperative Read More
Crop InputsFBN Publishes ‘Voice of the Farmer’ Agricul…
April 17, 2017
Farmer’s Business Network (FBN) released today its “The Voice of the Farmer”, which the company is describing as “a special Read More