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  • Jun 2, 2015
    press release

    Cellerate™ process technology, Enogen® Value Tracker featured at Fuel Ethanol Workshop

    MINNETONKA, Minn., U.S.A., June 1, 2015 – Syngenta is featuring two exciting new ethanol industry innovations at the 31st annual International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo held in Minneapolis from June 1 to June 4....More
  • Jun 2, 2015
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    Don’t Let Rain Negatively Impact Your Yield

    MORTON, Ill., June 1, 2015 — Corn is planted and the 2015 growing season is underway. As with any season, Mother Nature is already throwing many farmers a few curve balls. Throughout the last few weeks, many areas of the U.S. have experienced large rainfall events (up to 3 to 4 in.) and it’s still early in the season. Rain is a blessing, but it can cause nitrogen deficiencies in the soil, robbing corn of yield potential. ...More
  • Jun 2, 2015
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    PrecisionHawk Launches the Algorithm Marketplace; the First Data Analysis App Store for the Drone Industry

    RALEIGH, N.C., June 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Algorithm Marketplace, launched today in BETA, provides automated analysis of aerial data acquired by UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles). Using sophisticated algorithms, drone operators no longer need a background in geographic information system (GIS) or remote sensing to interpret their aerial data, instead, the marketplace provides an action-based report to improve management of assets....More
  • Jun 2, 2015
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    Campbell Soup Company joins EDF initiative to reduce environmental impact of food production

    (New York, NY–June 2, 2015) Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) today announced a collaboration with Campbell Soup Company and its subsidiary, Pepperidge Farm, Incorporated, to improve water quality and reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by optimizing fertilizer use and improving soil conservation in the company’s wheat sourcing areas....More
  • Jun 2, 2015
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    Farm Credit Hosts Capitol Hill Event to Honor Farmer Veterans, Celebrate Success of Farmer Veteran Coalition’s Homegrown By Heroes Program

    WASHINGTON, June 2, 2015 – Farm Credit, a national network of cooperatives that support rural communities and agriculture with reliable, consistent credit and financial services, is hosting an event today on Capitol Hill to showcase the contributions of farmer veterans and celebrate the success of the Homegrown By Heroes program....More
  • Jun 2, 2015
    press release

    Nearly 200,000 People Support Feed a Bee by Planting 50 Million Flowers in 2015

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (June 2, 2015) – Just 12 weeks after its launch, the Feed a Bee campaign has exceeded its goal of receiving pledges to plant 50 million flowers in 2015. Feed a Bee, a major initiative sponsored by Bayer CropScience, works with organizations and individuals to increase forage for honey bees and other pollinators, helping to provide them with the food they need to survive and thrive....More
  • Jun 2, 2015
    press release

    American Agri-Women celebrates 40th anniversary
with 'Drive Across America'

    American Agri-Women (AAW) is celebrating 40 years of advocating for agriculture with its “Drive Across America.” AAW is the nation’s largest coalition of farm, ranch and agri-business women. The five-month educational and advocacy tour will kick off June 3 at McCain Foods USA plant in Easton, Maine. McCain Foods, a major sponsor of the Drive, processes potatoes from family farmers throughout North America....More
  • Jun 2, 2015
    press release

    Bayer CropScience and the Grains Research & Development Corporation team up to discover innovative weed control solutions

    Monheim, June 2, 2015 – Bayer CropScience and the Grains Research & Development Corporation (GRDC) based in Australia have signed a five-year agreement to join forces to establish the Herbicide Innovation Partnership for the discovery and development of innovative weed management solutions. The major aim is to provide growers with new technologies to manage resistant weeds and support the sustainability of modern crop production systems....More
  • May 28, 2015
    press release

    Research Shows It Pays to Upgrade Your Grain Dryer

    WASHINGTON (May 28, 2015) — Grain dryers provide harvest flexibility and save producers time and yields by reducing crop loss. Now, new usage data collected by the Propane Education & Research Council shows that propane-powered grain dryers reduce maintenance costs and growers’ fuel consumption by 10 percent per bushel compared with their previously owned dryers....More
  • May 28, 2015
    press release

    Weigh-In-Motion Scales Increase Onsite Efficiency

    Minneapolis, MN – Intercomp’s Weigh-In-Motion Scale Systems are being used around the world for more efficient, cost-effective operations. Intercomp’s American Made, Low-Speed Weigh-In-Motion, (LS-WIM) system functions as either an unattended or manned weigh station. This scale system is minimally invasive when compared to large, in-ground platform truck scales and will increase the flow of trucks through any type of entry/exit gate to meter loads coming in or going out....More

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