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  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    Acuron® corn herbicide named Agri Marketing magazine’s 2015 New Product of the Year

    GREENSBORO, N.C., USA, Nov. 9, 2015 – Helping farmers control tough and resistant weeds was the motivation behind the development of Acuron® corn herbicide from Syngenta. It’s also a key reason why it has been named Agri Marketing magazine’s 2015 New Product of the Year....More
  • Nov 17, 2015
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    Trimble Adds New Third-Party Apps to its TMX-2050 Display for Precision Agriculture

    SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 6, 2015—Trimble announced today that it has added several new third-party apps to its Android™-based Trimble® TMX-2050™ display. The addition of these apps demonstrates Trimble’s continued commitment to ensure farmers have access to specialized mobile apps that manage today’s complex farming operations and address region-specific needs. The new apps fall into several categories including: ·       Diagnostic tools to identify and address implement error codes...More
  • Nov 17, 2015
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    Survey Shows Room for Improvement in Herbicide Resistance Management Programs

    WILMINGTON, Del., November 6, 2015 – Herbicide-resistant weeds remain a top concern for corn and soybean growers. According to a survey conducted by DuPont Crop Protection, more farmers are scouting fields, keeping field records and adding multiple herbicide modes of action to spray tanks to combat herbicide resistance and control yield-robbing weeds....More
  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    Stewardship: There’s An App for That!


    Indianapolis and EL DORADO HILLS, Calif. — Nov. 5, 2015 — Farmers will soon have a convenient way to advance stewardship programs for their crop chemicals, thanks to an exclusive license agreement between Coherent Ag Solutions and Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW). Patented application technology from Dow AgroSciences will be incorporated into AgSteward™, a cloud-based crop protection stewardship system offered by Coherent Ag Solutions....More
  • Nov 17, 2015
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    Armezon® PRO herbicide from BASF receives registration for use on all corn types

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., November 4, 2015 – Armezon® PRO herbicide provides long-lasting residual control of emerged grass and broadleaf weeds. The BASF product has received full Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) registration for use on all corn types. ...More
  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    Iowa Soybean Association releases how-to guide for on-farm research

    ANKENY, IOWA — Tips, insights and processes to inform farmers’ decision making fill the Guide to On-Farm Replicated Strip Trials published by the Iowa Soybean Association (ISA) On-Farm Network®. The comprehensive manual provides farmers, agronomists, researchers and consultants details about how to set up trials and collect, summarize and analyze data....More
  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    John Deere and The Climate Corporation Expand Precision and Digital Agriculture Options for Farmers

    MOLINE, IL and SAN FRANCISCO, CA (November 3, 2015) - Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) and The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), have signed definitive agreements for Deere to acquire the Precision Planting LLC equipment business and to enable exclusive near real-time data connectivity between certain John Deere farm equipment and the Climate FieldViewTM platform. The agreements represent the industry’s first and only near real-time in-cab wireless connection to John Deere equipment by a third party.

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  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    Reinke Introduces New Pivoting Lateral Move System



    (DESHLER, Neb. – October 27, 2015) – Growers have a new option to make better use of their irrigation system and land coverage. Reinke announces its new Pivoting Lateral Move System designed to combine the benefits of a center pivot with those of a lateral move irrigation system.

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  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    Kinze Presents “Blue Verified Planters” Program and “Kinze Year End Savings Event”

    WILLIAMSBURG, Iowa – (October 27, 2015) – Kinze® Manufacturing, Inc. announces two new programs to help farmers save up to $13,750 on qualifying new planters, $10,000 on qualifying new grain cart purchases, and receive a one-season warranty on the purchase of qualifying used Kinze 3000 series planters....More
  • Nov 17, 2015
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    Granular Expands Its Farmland Analysis Tools on AcreValue

    SAN FRANCISCO – Granular, a company that provides leading farm management software and analytical tools, announced the launch of the new version of its farmland analysis site, AcreValue. This latest release includes a significantly expanded geographic coverage area and several new management and analytical features....More

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