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  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    NET IRRIGATE INTRODUCES NEW SUITE OF WIRERAT® PIVOT MONITORING SOLUTIONS

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Net Irrigate, an Internet of Things (IoT) ag tech manufacturer, today announces its new product suite of WireRat® Pivot Monitoring Solutions. Absorbing the PivotProxy® brand, the expansive suite of products offers farmers and producers additional tailored pivot monitoring and control solutions using WireRat technology – the agriculture industry’s one and only patented copper theft detection solution....More
  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    Season Closes on Successful Launch of Enlist Duo™ Herbicide


    INDIANAPOLIS — Nov. 12, 2015 — Growers report seeing strong stands, good ear length and fill, full pods and clean fields where Enlist™ corn and Enlist soybeans grew this year.  As the first year of commercial use of Enlist Duo™ herbicide with Colex-D™ Technology draws to a close, growers continue to see the benefits of the Enlist Weed Control System....More
  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    New Drago GT Corn Head features QuadSuspension™ “ear shocks” to maximize harvest.

    Drago has introduced a new corn head representing the latest evolution in corn harvest technology. Called the Drago GT, the new corn head features multiple industry firsts and a singular focus of capturing maximum yield and return....More
  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    DuPont Pioneer Products and Services Yield Impressive Results in 2015


    DES MOINES, Iowa, Nov. 11, 2015 – DuPont Pioneer announced 2015 North American harvest results today – highlighting another year of helping growers reach peak yields and maximize their productivity using Pioneer® brand products and services....More
  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    Four Crop Inputs to Help Boost the Bottom Line in a Down Market


    INDIANAPOLIS — Nov. 11, 2015 — It’s no secret that low corn and soybean commodity prices are challenging growers as they make plans for next season, leading to the question, “Where can I trim costs without decreasing yield and increasing pest pressure?” Mycogen Seeds Commercial Agronomist John Long says crop inputs are not the place to cut corners. Crop inputs impact both this year’s bottom line and long-term field productivity. Cutting crucial crop needs one year may cause long-term consequences in following years....More
  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    Trimble to Acquire AGRI-TREND to Provide Stronger Toolset for Crop Advisors

    SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 10, 2015—Trimble announced that it will acquire the assets of privately held AGRI-TREND® of Red Deer, Alberta, Canada, which operates the largest network of independent agricultural consultants in North America. The acquisition will enable Trimble to provide agronomists and other crop advisors with a stronger set of brand-agnostic tools they can use to advise growers on how to better manage their operations....More
  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    FMC Launches Ethos™ XB Insecticide/Fungicide


    PHILADELPHIA, November 9, 2015 – FMC is launching Ethos™ XB insecticide/fungicide, the first of its kind, integrated in-furrow product for insect and disease control. Formulated with the patented Liquid Fertilizer Ready technology from FMC, Ethos XB insecticide/fungicide combines the market-leading at-plant insecticide with a broad-spectrum preventative biofungicide, the first corn biopesticide offering from FMC....More
  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    Acuron® corn herbicide named Agri Marketing magazine’s 2015 New Product of the Year

    GREENSBORO, N.C., USA, Nov. 9, 2015 – Helping farmers control tough and resistant weeds was the motivation behind the development of Acuron® corn herbicide from Syngenta. It’s also a key reason why it has been named Agri Marketing magazine’s 2015 New Product of the Year....More
  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    Trimble Adds New Third-Party Apps to its TMX-2050 Display for Precision Agriculture

    SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 6, 2015—Trimble announced today that it has added several new third-party apps to its Android™-based Trimble® TMX-2050™ display. The addition of these apps demonstrates Trimble’s continued commitment to ensure farmers have access to specialized mobile apps that manage today’s complex farming operations and address region-specific needs. The new apps fall into several categories including: ·       Diagnostic tools to identify and address implement error codes...More
  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    Survey Shows Room for Improvement in Herbicide Resistance Management Programs

    WILMINGTON, Del., November 6, 2015 – Herbicide-resistant weeds remain a top concern for corn and soybean growers. According to a survey conducted by DuPont Crop Protection, more farmers are scouting fields, keeping field records and adding multiple herbicide modes of action to spray tanks to combat herbicide resistance and control yield-robbing weeds....More

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