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November 01, 2014

Economist doubts population projections

PORTLAND, Ore.—Expectations of booming global populations, often associated with upward pressure on commodity crop prices, are unrealistic, according to an economist for a major bank.
October 31, 2014

GMO advocate: Science always wins in the end

GMO labeling initiatives will be on ballots next week in two states—Colorado and Oregon.
October 31, 2014

GE crops never helped reduce soil erosion

The adoption of genetically engineered (GE) or biotech crops has not helped reduce soil erosion, claims the Environmental Working Group (EWG) and a vice-president author of EWG who wrote “Debunking the Myth that GE Crops Reduce Soil Loss.”
October 30, 2014

Slowing ag economy impacts equipment makers

More signs of a slowing ag economy.
October 30, 2014

Some progress in TPP negotiations

Officials report some progress was made in recent negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement.
October 30, 2014

Led by ag, market for drones will reach $1.7B in 2025

The market for commercial uses of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, will grow to $1.7 billion in 2025, driven by a broad range of applications led by agriculture, according to Lux Research.
October 29, 2014

McCrometer announces new president

McCrometer, a leading provider of flow measurement and wireless solutions, has announced the promotion of Melissa Aquino to the role of president, effective Oct. 1.
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