Eric Sfiligoj

Monsanto Previews Current, Future Pipeline Offerings

Even after the company launched dicamba-tolerant crops to the agricultural marketplace in 2017, Monsanto is gearing up for […]

2018 Commodity Classic: Something Old, Something New, and Something Sonny

Just before the growing season tends to get underway, the agricultural industry gathers for one final winter show […]

2018 Winter Precision Planting Meeting: New Products and a Place to Meet

Every year for the past few winters, Precision Planting, LLC, Tremont, IL, has invited growers, equipment dealers, and […]

Biofertilizers 2018: Finally Making Inroads

Although they may seem like newer entries into the agricultural marketplace, some of the products that are part […]

The Future for Crop Protection Companies, Post-Mergers

For the past three years now or so, the agricultural marketplace has been pre-occupied with all the mega-mergers […]

Agricultural Biologicals: The Shoes Are Beginning to Fit

Not too many years ago, I was invited to be a speaker at the annual meeting of the […]

Distribution: The Next Ag Battleground?

As 2018 gets into full swing for the ag market, the dust is finally settling on consolidation. Kicking […]

The 2018 Fertilizer Outlook from the Distribution Level

Can the crop nutrients marketplace expect a better time during the 2018 growing season? This is what a […]

Fungicides 2018: Looking at New Pressures, Including Resistance

Historically, fungal diseases have tended to take something of a backseat to their higher profile brethren in the […]

Custom Applicators and Paperwork: The New Normal

As dicamba-resistant crops application enters Year Two, experts say that keeping detailed records on application work will remain very important.As dicamba-resistant crops application enters Year Two, experts say that keeping detailed records on application work will remain very important.

Case IH Trident Wins 2017 CropLife IRON Product of the Year

Each year, dozens of new products are introduced that target the ag retail marketplace. And for the past […]

The Future for Ag Technology

Over lunch at a recent meeting held by Southern States Cooperative, several of the attendees began talking about […]

Dicamba Discussion Dominates IFCA

 As one of the first state association meetings held each year, the annual Illinois Fertilizer & Chemical Association […]

Fertilizer Outlook 2018: A Bright Future . . . But Not in North America

Based upon what fertilizer industry watchers believe, 2018 could turn out to be a decent growth year for […]

2018 Buying Intentions Survey: Good News for Fertilizer and Crop Protection; Flatness Elsewhere

Another flip of the calendar and a new growing season is upon us! As the ag retail marketplace […]

Ag Retailers 2018 Resolution: Stay in Business!

It’s something of a tradition after a new year begins to make some resolutions — promises (or plans) […]

Illinois Embraces 2018 Dicamba Training

Dicamba-resistant crops have been a mixed blessing for agriculture. On one hand, growers desperate to combat herbicide-resistant weeds […]

2018: D-Day for Dicamba?

Doubtless, many people spent the better part of their New Year’s celebration watching the clock, waiting for midnight […]

CropLife 100 Fertilizer: Another Game of Sorry!

If the ag retail marketplace were a board game for fertilizer, the sector would undoubtedly be playing Sorry! […]

CropLife 100 Seed: Can the Category Connect Four?

Following the data collected in the 2017 CropLife 100 survey of the nation’s top ag retailers, one question […]