Root Maggot Control – Battle of the Bulge

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The Sugarbeet Root Maggot (SBRM) continues to increase its footprint in American Crystal’s growing area.

Manitoba Produced Sugar Sweet Beets

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When we think of growing sugar, most people think of tropical climates and tall sugar canes ready for the harvest. Canada is not one of these places, so we import our sugar.

Montana State University Summer Field Days

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Montana State University has released the schedule of its Summer 2022 field days, which includes seven events all across the state.

Plentiful Storms Have Helped Idaho’s Water Outlook

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Pocatello – The constant stream of rain and snowstorms that have hit Idaho since the first part of April have improved the state’s water supply outlook for 2022.

SEC Proposed Climate Rule Could Intensify Farm, Ranch Consolidation

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Washington – The Security and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) proposed rule to require climate disclosures by public companies could severely impact family farms and ranches and intensify the already concerning rate of consolidation in agriculture.

In Challenging 2021, Minnesota Farmers’ Bottom Line Improves

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Minnesota farms saw continued financial improvement in 2021, despite the drought conditions that affected much of the state during the production year. Crop yields were near the trendline even with difficult growing conditions. With strong prices througho

IDWR Director Issues Emergency Drought Declaration For 34 Counties South Of Salmon River In Southern Idaho

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Boise – Gary Spackman, Director of the Idaho Department of Water Resources (IDWR), issued an emergency drought declaration on Friday, April 29, that includes all 34 counties south of the Salmon River in Central and Southern Idaho.

IDWR Methodology Order Predicts 162,600 Acre-Foot Water Shortfall For Snake River

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Boise, Idaho – The Director of the Idaho Department of Water Resources (IDWR) has issued a methodology order for Snake River ground water users, predicting a 162,600 acre-foot shortfall to senior priority water users in the Eastern Snake River Plain (ESPA

Hopeful Signs Of A Good Start To The Sugarbeet Season

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A growing season is sometimes gauged by stages: planting, emergence, irrigation, harvest, etc.

Save The Dates: University Of Idaho Field Days Scheduled

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Following is information on a couple of University of Idaho Field Days scheduled for this summer.

Biotalys Obtains New Fungicide Resistance Class For Its First Biofungicide

New Products

Ghent, Belgium – Biotalys (Euronext - BTLS), an Agricultural Technology (AgTech) company protecting crops and food with protein-based biocontrol solutions, today announced that the Fungicide Resistance Action Committee (FRAC) granted an entirely new class

State Of Conveying Industry Study Reveals Food Processing Industry Outlook

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Cablevey Conveyors, a global specialty conveyor manufacturer for the food/beverage and industrial processing industries, has released results from a new, proprietary survey conducted among food processing companies.

Save The Date—Oregon State University Hyslop Farm Field Day 2022 Scheduled

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The Oregon State University Department of Crop and Soil Science (CSS) is pleased to announce that it will be hosting Hyslop Farm Field Day again as an in-person event.

Ceradis Granted OMRI Listed Status For CeraFruta Biological Fungicide

New Products

Wageningen, the Netherlands – Ceradis Crop Protection B.V., a global developer and marketer of environmentally friendly plant nutrition and crop protection solutions, has announced that its CeraFruta post-harvest biological fungicide is now listed by the

Joint Statement: Wheat Industry Applauds USDA Food Aid Support

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Washington, D.C. – The National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) and U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) applaud the Biden Administration’s announcement today stating the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the U.S. Agency for International Development (

Irrigation Association Awards Scholarships To 18 Students Around The Nation

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Fairfax, VA — The Irrigation Association is excited to announce the winners of the 2022 Anthony W. “Tony” LaFetra Scholarship Program, sponsored by Rain Bird. In its sixth year, the program awarded 18 scholarships to deserving recipients studying and purs