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September 19, 2014

Global subsidies sour sugar prices

World sugar prices are in the tank, production efficiency in foreign countries is falling, and the globe's growing appetite for subsidization is partially to blame. Those were the key messages delivered at last month's International Sweetener Symposium.
September 19, 2014

New products added to the Agrotain stabilizer portfolio

Koch Agronomic Services, LLC announced the addition of two new nitrogen stabilizers to the Agrotain product family—Agrotain Advanced and Agrotain Dri-Maxx.
September 18, 2014

Western Sugar Cooperative linked to Red River Valley

BILLINGS, Mont.—Western Sugar Cooperative of Denver, has some key links with the sugar industry in the Red River Valley of Minnesota and North Dakota.
September 18, 2014

T-L Irrigation introduces precision mobile drip irrigation

With an eye toward helping farmers deal with water shortages and pumping restrictions, T-L Irrigation Co. is teaming with Netafim, Inc., a world leader in drip irrigation products, in introducing a new version of T-L’s unique Precision Mobile Drip Irrigat
September 17, 2014

Wal-Mart levied fictional "sugar tax" on soda

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP)—New York's attorney general has settled a false advertising investigation at Wal-Mart, saying stores were charging a nonexistent "sugar tax" on soda.
September 17, 2014

Root Demand Irrigation introduced at Husker Harvest Days

During Husker Harvest Days 2014, Root Demand Irrigation (RDI) is launching a revolutionary, subsurface irrigation method to help growers improve underperforming acres using less water, energy, and time.
September 17, 2014

Bioinsecticide Venerate approved for use in California

Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (MBI), a leading provider of bio-based pest management and plant health products for the agriculture, turf and ornamental and water treatment markets, announced that its Venerate Bioinsecticide is now registered in Californi
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