Helm Hires Regional Sales Manager


Helm Agro US, Inc. announces the hiring of Drew Stevenson as regional sales manager for the Western Corn Belt.

“From Knee-High on Up”

Feature, Grower of the Month

Brothers Tim and Tom Clark have always been sugarbeet farmers.

Sidney Sugars Welcomes New Agriculturist


Timothy Cymbaluk hails from Crookston, Minn., and recently graduated with a bachelor's degree in crop and weed science from North Dakota State University.

New Product: Wilbur-Ellis Efficax Adjuvant

New Products

Efficax is a soil retention adjuvant that helps growers’ spray applications last longer by increasing the coverage, absorption and adhesion of the spray material deposits onto soil particles.

USDA, USTR Announce Progress on Implementation of U.S.-China Phase One Agreement


China has taken numerous actions to begin implementing its agriculture-related commitments under the landmark U.S.-China Phase One Economic and Trade Agreement.

Nebraska Family Relishes Challenges of Farming


South of Melbeta, Neb., tucked between several large cottonwood trees, sits the Fitts Farm, owned and operated by Dan and Becky Fitts.

Early Low Temperatures May Impact Beet Quality


Temperatures dropping below 15 degrees in early October last fall caused some sugarbeets in western Nebraska to decay at the crown.

American Sugar Alliance Touts Sustainability


The American Sugar Alliance recently traveled to two sugar-farming states to talk with sugar producers about the farming practices they are using to sustain the environment.

New Product: Kuhn Krause Excelerator XT 8010 Vertical Tillage System

New Products

The new Excelerator XT 8010 provides producers with a versatile and productive high-speed vertical tillage tool that is proficient in either fall or spring tillage applications.

Growers Highly Satisfied with Vive Products

New Products, News

Farmers who used either AZteroid FC 3.3 or Bifender FC in 2019 are planning to re-use the products in 2020 and to tell their friends and neighbors.

Valley, Cordoba Partner to Develop Precision Application Solutions

New Products

Valley Irrigation announces a partnership with Cordoba Technologies, Inc., an innovator in automated, high-precision application systems for crop protection products.

Between the Rows: The Ties That Bind

Below the Surface, Feature

Appreciating the irritating, exasperating blessing that is family

Reinke Acquires Ace Irrigation & Manufacturing


Reinke Manufacturing announces the acquisition of Ace Irrigation & Manufacturing to expand its manufacturing operation.

Wyoming Growers Feel Strain of Difficult 2019


In northern Wyoming, farmers who grow sugarbeets are facing a hardship like they’ve not seen in generations.

Nachurs Alpine Solutions Receives Patents for Acetate Technology

New Products

This technology is a method of fertilizing an agricultural crop using an environmentally friendly and versatile high-potassium-content liquid fertilizer. Specifically, these patents pertain to the use and application of potassium acetate, either alone or

BioSafe’s BioCeres WP Now Available in California

New Products

BioSafe Systems announces BioCeres WP is now available in California. This product is an insect-pathogenic biopesticide using the Beauveria bassiana fungus. This OMRI-listed, ANT-03 strain is ideal for integrated pest management programs.