Briefing Room

  • Dec 2, 2016
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    AGCO announces four finalists for 11th annual operator of the year

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. AGCO Corporation announces the four finalists for the 11th annual Operator of the Year award, which recognizes the best custom applicators across the country....More
  • Dec 1, 2016
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    EPA approves new Agrisure trait stack from Syngenta for above-ground corn insect control

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. ­Agrisure 3120 E-Z Refuge, a new trait stack from Syngenta, has received registration approval from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Agrisure 3120 E-Z Refuge offers above-ground insect control, featuring two modes of action against corn borer and control of ear-feeding insects, with the convenience of an integrated refuge product....More
  • Dec 1, 2016
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    Great Plains enhances award-winning anhydrous coulter

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. Great Plains has reintroduced its award-winning high-speed anhydrous coulter with several improvements to enhance the efficiency, accuracy, and versatility of the Nutri-Pro precision nutrient application line. Released in 2014, the revolutionary anhydrous coulter earned a 2015 AE50 Award from the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, but Great Plains engineers remained dedicated to making this good product even better....More
  • Dec 1, 2016
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    Harvest 2016 highlights agronomic strengths of Golden Harvest, NK Corn portfolios

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. If early harvest results are any indication, 2016 is proving to be another solid year for growers of Golden Harvest, NK and Enogen corn hybrids. Powered by advanced genetics, strong agronomic qualities and industry-leading Agrisure  traits, the Syngenta seed brands are delivering top performance on farms throughout the country....More
  • Nov 23, 2016
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    Only ENLIST technology provides tolerance to three key herbicides in soybeans

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. The herbicide applications have been made, and growers are busy scouting their soybean and cotton fields to see if weeds are making an unwanted appearance. With recently confirmed resistance of pigweed to PPO herbicides and with few other postemergence herbicide options available to control tough and resistant weeds, growers may be asking themselves what they can use to keep weeds at bay....More
  • Nov 23, 2016
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    Trimble adds partners in the U.S. and Europe to its global Vantage distribution network for agriculture

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced  that it has added four new partners in the U.S. and Europe to its Vantage distribution network‹a global network of independent partners that provide growers, advisors, retailers, co-ops and local OEM dealers with precision agriculture expertise for the entire farm.  The new partners that have joined the Vantage network include:...More
  • Nov 23, 2016
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    Dow AgroSciences, U.S. farmers disagree with U.S. EPA proposal to revoke Chlorpyrifos Tolerances

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. Dow AgroSciences released a pre-publication copy of the Notice of Data Availability (NODA) related to its assessment of the human health risks associated with the insecticide chlorpyrifos, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) took another step toward finalizing its proposal to revoke all food tolerances for this critical tool for U.S. agriculture....More
  • Nov 22, 2016
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    Software platform will help drive productivity, profitability and sustainability

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use....More
  • Nov 22, 2016
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    Prepare your farm for winter weather with reliable, convenient propane power solutions

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. With winter right around the corner, now is the perfect time to consider repurposing a propane engine as a backup power source or purchasing a new propane generator or agricultural heater for optimal comfort and reliability throughout the season....More
  • Nov 22, 2016
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    AgCompass aids collaboration on critical business decisions

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. With commodity prices falling, already tight operating margins may become even tighter, increasing the need for farm partners to keep an eye on their operating expenses. One solution that many producers have turned to is remote hosting of their software so that all the farm partners can be on the same page when making critical business decisions. AgCompass provides reliable U.S.-based software hosting to producers and CPA firms....More

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