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  • Oct 11, 2015
    press release

    Dairyland Seed Releases New Soybean Varieties

    West Bend, WI —Dairyland Seed recently announced the release of seven new soybean varieties for the 2016 planting season.  The descriptions of the new products follow: DSR-0619/R2Y    Maturity 0.6 Yield with toughness in a new 0.6 RM. Rps3a for protection in adverse environments. Works well in IDC prone soils. Strong SCN package. Nice visual appeal before and during harvest. DSR-1721/R2Y    Maturity 1.7...More
  • Oct 11, 2015
    press release

    AGCO Debuts Fendt 500 Vario

    DULUTH, Ga. — Fendt®, North America's premier tractor brand and a worldwide brand of AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO), has introduced the new Fendt 500 Vario tractor, providing North American farmers with the ideal combination of high performance and compact design....More
  • Oct 11, 2015
    press release

    Beck’s Collaborates with John Deere for Seamless Data Transfer

    Atlanta, Indiana – Beck’s is pleased to announce a collaboration between its secure, web-based precision ag tool, FARMserver, and John Deere’s Operations Center in MyJohnDeere.com to improve data flow and connectivity. The collaboration will allow users the ability to seamlessly transfer data and field prescriptions between their FARMserver account and John Deere equipment. ...More
  • Oct 11, 2015
    press release

    Remote Imagery Services Gaining Traction in Guiding Agronomic Decision Making

    ST. LOUIS, Mo.  – The agriculture industry is increasingly relying on remote imagery services to make timely and effective decisions in the field. According to a survey of 2015 InfoAg attendees, nearly half (47 percent) said that they plan to increase their investments in remote imagery services, citing real-time data and higher yields as the primary factors influencing its adoption by farmers.  ...More
  • Oct 11, 2015
    press release

    Ag Processing Inc and Monsanto partnering to bring Iowa Farmers Vistive® Gold High Oleic Soybeans

    ST. LOUIS – Ag Processing Inc (AGP) announced it will participate in the 2016 pilot introduction of Monsanto’s Vistive® Gold high oleic soybeans.  They are the first processor to offer Iowa growers the opportunity to increase soybean profit potential with Vistive Gold high oleic soybeans. The new soybeans were developed with input from leading food companies over the last decade and offer an improved nutritional profile with zero trans fats and reduced saturated fats that the food industry and consumers are currently demanding....More
  • Oct 11, 2015
    press release

    New 21st Century blade plow called the MINMIZER

    PREMIER TILLAGE (formerly DC Welding) of Quinter, Kansas, has recently introduced a new 21st Century blade plow called the MINMIZER.  It differs significantly from those which have been on the market for years.  Ultimately, it is a machine that conditions the soil and effectively kills those weeds which are now resistant to herbicides....More
  • Oct 11, 2015
    press release

    AGCO Introduces the SOLO™ AGCO EDITION

    DULUTH, Ga. (Aug. 4, 2015) — AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, announces the arrival of the SOLO™ AGCO EDITION Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV). Utilizing intuitive mission planning and cloud-based, high-resolution mapping software, the UAV is easy to use and can increase farmers' efficiency....More
  • Oct 11, 2015
    press release

    Reach milestone yields in 2016 with new NK® Soybean varieties

    MINNETONKA, Minn., USA, August 5, 2015 – Syngenta will offer U.S. growers 22 new performance class NK® Soybean varieties, ranging in Relative Maturity (RM) from very early 0.009 to late RM 7.6., for the 2016 growing season. The award-winning Y.E.S....More
  • Oct 11, 2015
    press release

    DuPont Integrated Seed Science Center Opens in Johnston

    DES MOINES, Iowa, August 5, 2015 — DuPont officially opened its Integrated Seed Science Center in Johnston, Iowa. This is the second facility in the DuPont Integrated Seed Science Network that is dedicated to developing and testing seed treatment formulations, applications and seed handling techniques. The Johnston center features experts and equipment that help DuPont deliver the right seed treatments for growers’ fields to optimize genetic performance of seeds.  ...More
  • Oct 11, 2015
    press release

    Massey Ferguson Announces New Utility Tractors For 2015

    DULUTH, Ga. — Massey Ferguson®, a global brand of AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO), has introduced the new 2700E Series of utility tractors, further demonstrating that AGCO is making this year the year of the utility tractor....More

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