Briefing Room

  • Sep 17, 2014
    press release

    USDA ALLOWS COMMERCIALIZATION OF DOW AGROSCIENCES’
ENLIST™ CORN, SOYBEAN TRAITS  

    INDIANAPOLIS, IN — September 17, 2014 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today issued its decision deregulating Dow AgroSciences’ Enlist™ corn and soybean traits in the United States, concluding one of the most thorough reviews of a biotech trait in history....More
  • Sep 17, 2014
    press release

    Syngenta announces 52 new corn hybrids for 2015 planting season  

    MINNETONKA, Minn., USA, Sept. 17, 2014 – Building off of a year in which Syngenta corn hybrids out-yielded major competitors on farms across the country, the company has announced 52 new Golden Harvest® and NK® corn hybrids for the 2015 growing season in the U.S....More
  • Sep 9, 2014
    press release

    Lindsay’s Team of Products Increasing Water Efficiency, Providing Growers Better Control of Irrigation Systems, More Time for Family, Community—and Football  

    (Omaha, Neb.)--September 2014—Lindsay Corporation, maker of Zimmatic irrigation systems, will introduce a team of new products to Midwest growers at the 2014 Husker Harvest Days in Grand Island, September 9-11, 2014. New items include: 1. Growsmart MULTI-CONTROL combined with FieldNET for wireless micro-irrigation management, an industry first, and World Ag Expo 2014 Top Ten New Product....More
  • Sep 8, 2014
    press release

    Valent Launches New Fierce® XLT Soybean Herbicide  

    WALNUT CREEK, Calif.—September 8, 2014—Valent U.S.A. Corporation announced today that Fierce® XLT Soybean Herbicide is now federally registered for preemergence weed control in soybeans in the United States.  ...More
  • Sep 4, 2014
    press release

    Syngenta recommends integrated approach to manage SCN  

    GREENSBORO, N.C., USA, Sept. 4, 2014 –Conventional management practices are no longer enough to control soybean cyst nematode (SCN), which is why Syngenta advocates an integrated approach to protecting soybeans from this pest. There are a number of control measures growers can take to prevent significant damage, including soil sampling, crop rotation and planting SCN-resistant varieties treated with a seed treatment....More
  • Sep 3, 2014
    press release

    New Holland Announces Acquisition of Miller-St. Nazianz, Inc. 
Expanding Crop Production Capability  

    CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of precision spraying equipment manufacturer Miller-St. Nazianz, Inc. (“Miller)....More
  • Sep 2, 2014
    press release

    FMC Offers John Deere Financial Solutions to Growers  

    PHILADELPHIA – September 2, 2014 – FMC Agricultural Solutions has teamed up with John Deere Financial to offer grower financing solutions on select crop protection products for the 2015 crop season. Growers can take advantage of several offers, including no-payment, no-interest programs....More
  • Aug 27, 2014
    press release

    Bayer CropScience Showcases Complete Offerings and Expansion of Bayer SeedGrowth™ Centers at 2014 Farm Progress Show  

    Boone, Iowa (Aug. 27, 2014) – Bayer CropScience is committed to developing solutions to help growers combat their biggest nemeses through research and development, and Bayer SeedGrowth is a major component in this research....More
  • Aug 27, 2014
    press release

    Keeping Up with Soybeans  

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (Aug. 27, 2014) – Growers are looking for innovative technologies that provide greater choices in managing their operations, while enabling them to squeeze more yield and profit from their crop as they combat pressure from weeds, disease and insect pests....More
  • Aug 27, 2014
    press release

    BASF study highlights the need for increased innovations to help feed the world  

    BOONE, IA, August 27, 2014 – A majority of U.S. consumers and farmers agree that farmers are responsible for feeding the world and new technology and innovations are critical to achieving this goal. These findings were uncovered in the latest BASF Farm Perspectives Study, conducted in early 2014, comparing consumer and farmer viewpoints on agriculture-related issues. More than 9,000 people located in seven different countries participated in the study....More

Continuing Education Courses
New Course

Accredited for 2 hours/CCA Soil & Water credits. The 2,000 member...

Keeping crop protection chemicals on the crop for which they are intended has been a...

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×