Fourteen years later, biotech ag practices are still feeling the aftermath of this not-for-human consumption corn variety.
Following four straight years of growth, ag retailers and their grower-customers still believe that the new year will be another good one, if only the industry can weather a few potential bumps.
The past few years, ag retail equipment sales have been strong. And from all indications, 2014 will be another good year for Big IRON.
With many strong sales years under its belt, the agricultural community is hoping for another positive growth experience in 2014, but mindful of a few challenges that might keep this from happening.
Changes in the corn market could have a major impact on the crop nutrients sector in 2014, say experts.
Depending upon who is doing the speculating, 2014 could be a rougher year for agriculture.
Ag retailers and growers are concerned their ways of doing business will increasingly come under attack in 2014.
There’s lots of information available to anyone with an Internet connection, but in-person knowledge is still key for ag retailers and their grower-customers.
Agriculture has enjoyed several positive growth years in a row, but there are some troubling signs ahead for the coming year.
Among the crop input/service categories, the crop protection sector has suffered the most losses over the past decade. Yet, 2013 was a great year for the segment, thanks in part to the wetter-than-normal season.