New Product: Brandt GlucoPro Plant Growth Regulator

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.

New App Connects Beekeepers and Growers

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Pollination Network, a mobile app that connects beekeepers and growers, helps beekeepers find jobs with nearby growers, and it allows growers to post public listings and hire beekeepers within the app.

Reinke Recognizes Rain for Rent

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Reinke recently recognized Rain for Rent, as one of the top 10 highest-selling Reinke dealerships throughout the U.S. and Canada, in acknowledgment of the company’s marketing year success.

Year-End Fertilizer Prices

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The year-end retail prices of all major fertilizers were higher in 2018 compared to 2017, according to USDA statistics.

No Compelling Evidence for Health Benefits of Non-sugar Sweeteners

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There is no compelling evidence to indicate important health benefits of non-sugar sweeteners, and potential harms cannot be ruled out, suggests a review of published studies in The BMJ this week.

Agri-Women Reconnecting Maine to Its Ag Roots

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As far as Pam Townsend is concerned, even if someone has never set foot on a farm before, they are connected to agriculture.

USDA Announces GMO Labeling Standard

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Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue on Dec. 20 announced the National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard, which requires food manufacturers, importers and certain retailers to label foods containing genetically modified or bioengineered ingredients.