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  • Jun 2, 2015
    press release

    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
  • May 28, 2015
    press release

    GENUITY® TECHNOLOGY TOOLS HELP FARMERS MANAGE PEST PRESSURE THROUGHOUT THE 2015 GROWING SEASON

    ST. LOUIS (May 28, 2015) – Pest pressure in corn and soybean plants is an ongoing concern for farmers throughout every growing season. Genuity® has launched important updates to two key technology tools, the Genuity Rootworm Manager application and Genuity sponsored InsectForecast.com. These both proved to be valuable resources to farmers last season....More
  • May 28, 2015
    press release

    Iteris Announces General Availability of ClearAg

    SANTA ANA, Calif....More
  • May 28, 2015
    press release

    Farmers Edge™ and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. Embrace In the Investment of the Future of Agriculture

    WINNIPEG, MANITOBA – May 27, 2015: Farmers Edge™, a global leader in precision agriculture and data management solutions, announced today the backing of new investment partner Mitsui & Co., Ltd....More
  • May 28, 2015
    press release

    Retail financing for AgDrone is now available

    Wilsonville,OR – HoneyComb Corp is announcing that it has retail financing for the AgDrone™ System available. Financing is available for sales to farmers, agronomists and others who purchase the AgDrone™ System....More

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