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Viewpoint & Interview
Date：Jul. 18, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
Born and raised in South Africa, Trevor Hohls has a different view on agriculture than your average U.S. farmer. He saw first-hand what extreme poverty and weak...
Date：Jul. 17, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
Minnesota farmer Lance Petersen estimates he saved between 10% and 15% on his seed corn for 2019 by buying all of it online.
Date：Jul. 15, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
Since 1996, corn and cotton farmers have rapidly adopted the use of Bt crops. They could plant and rest, knowing the Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) protein would p...
Date：Jul. 2, 2019 Category：Companies
Spun off from DowDupont on June 1, Corteva Agriscience now aims to play a bigger role in the fresh produce industry by putting a greater focus on the consumer a...
Tags:Fruits and Vegetables
Date：Jun. 7, 2019 Category：Products
When others are sizing down, cutting seed brands and tightening purse strings, Don Funk is balking at the trend. Founder of Channel Bio Corp, which later sold t...
Date：Jun. 5, 2019 Category：Companies
Date：May. 15, 2019 Category：Companies
This week AgReliant Genetics, owner of companies such as AgriGold and LG Seeds, announced its expansion into Minnesota, Nebraska and South Dakota. The company w...
Tags:Investment & ExpansionMaize
Date：Apr. 29, 2019 Category：Products
Farmers who are looking to combat disease and insect pressure in soybeans or reduce nematode damage and improve stand establishment in corn can look to new offe...
Date：Feb. 5, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
During President Trump’s talk with Vice Premier Liu He in the Oval Office during the latest round of trade talks, a simple handshake caused quite the stir. As ...
Date：Jan. 25, 2019 Category：Products
Compatible with any phosphorus and potassium fertilizer blend, AgXplore introduces Microcoat, which is a blend of five essential micro and secondary nutrients.
Date：Dec. 21, 2018 Category：Companies
PlantResponse Biotech S.L.
Its origin is in Spain using a model that partners closely with academic research, and with the closing of the first allotment in its latest round of $6.9 milli...
Date：Oct. 25, 2018 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
Lance Petersen remembers the first thing he ever bought online—a 1/64th scale Lexion combine. He was about 13 years old and remembers his family had dial up in...
Date：Aug. 15, 2018 Category：Markets
U.S. soybean farmer’s biggest foreign competitor Brazil faces new challenges as a judge moves to ban glyphosate until more toxicology studies are completed. Ho...
Date：Jul. 19, 2018 Category：Companies
The Andersons, Inc., has announced four changes to its leadership team in the plant nutrient group. The plant nutrient group's wholesale fertilizer business ser...
Date：Jul. 9, 2018 Category：Products
Yamaha’s second remotely piloted helicopter Fazer has received an exemption from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) of the United States for agricultura...
Date：May. 24, 2018 Category：Markets
AgProfessional（Vance Publishing Corporation）
Undergoing final tests before the liquid is replaced with weedkiller, the Swiss robot is one of new breed of AI weeders that investors say could disrupt the $10...
Date：May. 21, 2018 Category：Regulations
The U.S. has fallen behind in federal agriculture research and seed breeding investment: China has surpassed the country in spending since 2008. To combat low s...
Date：May. 14, 2018 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
Instead of seven to 10 long years of waiting for the next ‘big’ jump in yield or agronomic improvement, precision gene editing technology could get it on farm...
Date：Mar. 2, 2018 Category：Companies
Chinese-owned Syngenta is upping the ante on seed investments, with $400 million earmarked for growth and expansion in the next few years. The company is adding...
Date：Dec. 26, 2017 Category：Markets
In less than one month, more than 1,200 applicators have attended dicamba-specific training classes to prepare for the 2018 application season.