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  • Jul 23, 2015
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    Raven Industries Adds Speed to Slingshot(R) With New Field Hub 2.0

    SIOUX FALLS, S.D., July 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Raven Industries (NASDAQ:RAVN) enhanced its line of high speed modems with the release  of the new Slingshot Field Hub 2.0. This new addition boasts data speeds of up to 4G in areas where coverage is available, making the modem ten times faster than other versions. Higher speeds mean faster data transfer, more reliable remote support sessions, and better connectivity with external devices....More
  • Jul 23, 2015
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    Preserving Yield in Critical Development Stages

    “Despite weather and growing season conditions, now is not a time to give up on a crop. There’s still plenty of opportunity to preserve yield potential,” says John Fisher, product development associate for StollerUSA. “Understanding the growth and development of crops allows growers to use timely production practices that can help preserve yield. Maintaining hormonal balance within the plant at critical vegetative and reproductive development stages is key to preserving and maximizing yield potential.”...More
  • Jul 23, 2015
    press release

    Mathews Company Launches OnDemand Video Tutorials

    Crystal Lake, IL – Mathews Company (M-C), a global manufacturer of grain dryers, is launching a series of video tutorials on its website and YouTube® channel as an extension of its M-C University Technical Training program. The purpose of these videos is to provide technical guidance “on demand” and address frequently asked questions by both dealers and end-users....More
  • Jul 23, 2015
    press release

    Salford Group’s Hydraulic Packages Win Prestigious Innovation Award at Canada’s Farm Progress Show 


    July 9, 2015 (Salford, ON) – Salford Group Inc., a leading global manufacturer of tillage, seeding and fertilizer application equipment, received a prestigious Innovation Award last month at Canada’s Farm Progress Show (CFPS). The hydraulically controlled FlexFinish™ harrow system and Switchblade™ shank kits earned Sterling category honors. 

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  • Jul 23, 2015
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    Bayer CropScience and Ernst Conservation Seeds Partner to Create Pollinator Habitat



    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (July 9, 2015) – As part of its ongoing commitment to honey bee health, Bayer CropScience has partnered with Ernst Conservation Seeds to provide bulk seed to individuals and organizations that have pledged to become Feed a Bee partners and dedicate land to the establishment of pollinator habitat....More
  • Jul 23, 2015
    press release

    Surveil® Herbicide Receives EPA Approval as New Premix for Soybean Growers


    INDIANAPOLIS — July 8, 2015 — Surveil® herbicide – a new preemergence, residual herbicide, has received approval from the Environmental Protection Agency and will be available for the 2016 growing season. This new herbicide combines two leading active ingredients in one convenient premix for soybean growers. The premix from Dow AgroSciences offers easy mixing and handling characteristics and proven weed control that growers can count on to battle herbicide resistant and hard-to-control broadleaf weeds....More
  • Jul 23, 2015
    press release

    Dow AgroSciences Reveals the Name of Its New Residual Corn Herbicide

    INDIANAPOLIS — July 8, 2015 — Dow AgroSciences announced today that its new corn herbicide, previously referred to as GF-3471, will be named Resicore™ herbicide. Registration for this herbicide is expected in 2016....More
  • Jul 23, 2015
    press release

    Mycogen Seeds Moves Beyond Drought Tolerance with Stress-tolerant Hybrids


    INDIANAPOLIS — July 8, 2015 — Mycogen Seeds is helping growers in the western Corn Belt manage multiple environmental variables with a holistic solution: its new stress-tolerant corn portfolio. Unveiled today, the stress-tolerant portfolio features hybrids with a strong agronomic foundation, bred to handle a range of challenges common to the western Corn Belt — including disease and insect pressure, water availability and extreme heat....More
  • Jul 23, 2015
    press release

    PowerCore™ Technology Offers Corn Growers a New Insect Control Option

    INDIANAPOLIS — July 8, 2015 — Today, Dow AgroSciences announced the addition of PowerCore™ technology to its existing trait lineup. This new option for above-ground insect control for corn growers provides a broad spectrum of control....More
  • Jul 23, 2015
    press release

    Enlist Duo™ Herbicide Performance Exceeds Expectations


    INDIANAPOLIS — July 8, 2015 — This summer, growers and retailers are putting the Enlist™ Weed Control System to work across commercial-sized farms. And reports from across key geographies in the Corn Belt show growers are impressed with the new system....More

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