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ManagementDuPont’s QualiTrak Aids Ethanol Tracking
November 27, 2007
Ethanol plants have a new tool to enable them to increase the amount of ethanol they produce per bushel of 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
ManagementGrain Bin Collapse: Searching For Answers
November 27, 2007
A retailer’s worst nightmare, last week’s grain bin collapse in Hillsboro, IA, is now in the cleanup stage. What happened? Read More
Seed/BiotechMonsanto Doubling Iowa Seed Production
November 27, 2007
Monsanto Co. will invest $230 million expanding its Iowa operations over the next two years, including building a DeKalb seed Read More
Crop InputsJohn Deere Talks Biodiesel Use
November 27, 2007
John Deere clarifies its position on the use of biofuel to power its diesel engines. There are a variety of Read More
Nutrient Reduction Comments Sought
November 27, 2007
If your dealership is located in one of the 31 states in the Mississippi/Atchafalya River Basin, here’s your opportunity to 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
PotashCorp Expands Capacity
November 20, 2007
Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. (PotashCorp) has moved up its potash facility expansion by three years. PotashCorp. Is planning a Read More
Healthy Plants Yield Soybean Record — Again
November 20, 2007
How can you help your grower-customers get more out of their soybean and corn crop? See what Kip Cullers of Read More
Seed/BiotechSyngenta Seed Crop ‘Outstanding’
November 20, 2007
The fall harvest is just the beginning for the seed companies that support your grower-customers, including Syngenta. What can your Read More
Crop InputsGlobal Opportunities Abound, Chrosniak Tells SCPA
November 20, 2007
The need for increased food and fiber production leads three global “mega-trends” that will light the path to a bright Read More
ManagementFood Vs. Fuel Debate Dispelled
November 20, 2007
The most recent USDA crop production report illustrates that the United States will have enough corn to support the country’s Read More
Hagie Doubles Plant
November 20, 2007
Self-propelled sprayer manufacturer Hagie Manufacturing Co. is in the process of doubling the size of its Clarion, IA-based production facility. Read More
Redball Adds To Team
November 20, 2007
Redball, LLC has made some key management moves recently. The company named Mike Snyder as sales and marketing director and Read More
Crop InputsMonsanto Vies To Double In Five
November 20, 2007
Monsanto Co. expects to double its gross profit potential over the next five years. What factors will push that growth? Read More
FungicidesBig 10 Rivals Don’t Score Rust
November 20, 2007
As the 2007 soybean production season comes to a close, Ohio and Michigan remain the only major soybean-producing states east Read More
NORAC Moves Offices
November 13, 2007
NORAC Systems International Inc. has opened its new office and manufacturing facility in the Marquis Industrial area of Saskatoon, SK. Read More
Aphids Should Beware Flower Power
November 13, 2007
The European Commission has approved the import, processing, and use of the YieldGard Corn Borer technology — stacked with the Read More
Senate, House Override WRDA Veto
November 13, 2007
The U.S. Senate and House voted to overturn President George W. Bush’s veto of the Water Resources Development Act or Read More
Big Plans For Big Plants
November 13, 2007
They say everything’s bigger in Texas, and that’s what Ceres, Inc. and Texas A&M are banking on. The pair are Read More
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FertilizerNutrients For Life Foundation Celebrates 10 Years Teaching Fertilizer Education
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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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Matt Hopkins17 Agriculture Apps That Will Help You Farm Smarter In 2017
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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
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FungicidesNew CROSSOVER PRO Formulation Offers Insect and Disease…
March 29, 2017
INNVICTIS CROP CARE, LLC has launched CROSSOVER PRO as a first of its kind formulation combining propiconazole and lambda-cyhalothrin for Read More
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Crop Inputs3 Compelling Reasons to Attend the AgriBusiness Global …
March 29, 2017
The AgriBusiness Global Trade Summit is the world’s premier sourcing event for crop protection and plant health products. Its core Read More
ManagementStudy: Farming Becoming Riskier Under Climate Change
March 28, 2017
Scientists the world over are working to predict how climate change will affect our planet. It is an extremely complex Read More
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Crop NutritionProtecting Nitrogen Provides Economic, Environmental RO…
March 28, 2017
Every business looks to improve its return on investment and reduce its risk of loss. Farmers are no different, yet Read More
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Eric SfiligojDMWW Lawsuit Dismissal Good News for Ag
March 27, 2017
On March 17 while most of the nation was toasting St. Patrick’s Day, agriculture was likely lifting a glass (or Read More
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Crop InputsWilbur-Ellis Launches ADVANTIGRO Plant Growth Regulator…
March 27, 2017
Wilbur-Ellis Agribusiness, a recognized leader in the marketing and distribution of crop protection, seed and nutritional products, as well as Read More
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Crop InputsYara West Sacramento Is Newest Addition
March 27, 2017
Yara’s West Sacramento Terminal was officially welcomed March 21 as the newest Yara North America facility in the U.S. While continually Read More
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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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