Deadline Approaching for Irrigation Foundation Scholarship


Apply by Feb. 15 to be considered for the 2019 Irrigation Foundation scholarship program. The scholarships, ranging from $1,000 to $2,500, are awarded based on the candidate’s letter of intent, financial need, resume, list of irrigation courses and letter

New Product: Kuhn Krause Dominator 4856

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Kuhn North America, Inc., introduces the new Dominator 4856 combination primary tillage system boasting product features designed to provide optimal compaction removal and residue handling, while reducing maintenance time.

HELM Agro US Hires Taylor


HELM Agro US, Inc. has hired Craig Taylor as the company’s new Northern Corn Belt regional sales manager. He will promote sales of the HELM crop protection portfolio and support the company’s distributor and retailer network in Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska,

Trump Formally Nominates Wheeler to Head EPA


President Trump has formally nominated Andrew Wheeler, a former energy lobbyist who has led the agency in an acting capacity for six months, to serve as EPA administrator.

Resolution: Work Smarter, Not Harder

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Ultimately, the only way to use time more effectively is to work smarter, not harder. This is especially true for today’s farmers – some of the hardest workers alive.

Idaho Potato Conference & Ag Expo


Jan. 22-24 in Pocatello, Idaho

New Product: Brandt GlucoPro Plant Growth Regulator


GlucoPro is a groundbreaking new technology that disables lectin proteins to prevent them from binding to glucose. The patented mechanism of action “unlocks and releases” the glucose that is bound to the lectins. This frees and releases the glucose into t

Tractor Buyers' Guide

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Amity Awarded for Active Height Control

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Amity Technology was recently presented with the 2019 AE50 Award from the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers for its Active Height Control technology.

The Traceability Trend


Mintel, a global market research company, named traceability—the ability to see where food comes from, what it’s made with, and by whom—one of the five most important food and drink trends for 2018.

New Product: Legion Bio Chem EnduraSeed

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Newly launched seed treatment adds to robust biological product offering

USDA Broadband Program Will Boost Rural Economy


Rural broadband is essential to modern agriculture, the farmers and ranchers who grow our food and to the quality of life for rural Americans.

Beet, Barley Growers Meet in Billings


Malt barley and sugarbeets are two important crops to Montana and Wyoming farmers and the regional economy. Last week, both crops were in the spotlight during a symposium hosted by the Mountain States Crop Education Association in Billings, Mont.

FMC to Introduce Two New Herbicide Modes Of Action in Next Decade

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In a world where resistant weeds run rampant, one chemical company is bringing relief to producers. FMC will introduce a novel rice herbicide and a corn and soybean herbicide in the next five to 10 years.

Scientists Hack Photosynthesis to Boost yields

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An international team of researchers has, for the first time, demonstrated that by fixing a common glitch in photosynthesis, a crop's yield could be improved by around 40 percent.