Picture of Health


Why all the discussion about soil health?

Success in Ag Depends on the Details


Margins are tight in the agriculture industry. If a grower wants to stay profitable, it’s important to take an informed, detail-oriented approach to each season.

Driving Demand for U.S. Ag Exports


Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. ag exports fundamentals are sound and recent trade deals hold promise for future gains.

On the Rebound

Feature, News

Solid comeback expected for U.S. sugarbeet industry

Vote for in Syngenta's #RootedinAg Contest


Read finalists' entries and vote for a winner through Sept.15

Sweet & Sour


Unfair subsidies worldwide underscore the need for U.S. sugar policy.

Satellites Provide Crucial Crop Data during Pandemic


Millions of people around the world face hunger every day. Satellites are helping to alleviate the situation by providing crucial information to monitor crop growth and harvesting from space.

France to Ease Neonicotinoid Ban for Sugarbeets


The French government will propose lifting a ban on certain pesticides blamed for harming bees to protect sugarbeet crops that have been ravaged by insects this year, the Agriculture Ministry said on Thursday.

Keepin’ It Real


Consumers are looking for “real” food: introducing Real Sugar

Southern Minn. Meets Environmental Rules in Challenging Year


A late start to the harvest, and wet, cold weather made the 2019-20 campaign one of the most challenging ever for the Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative and its growers. The factory in Renville, Minn., kept in compliance with its environmental regu

Michigan Sugar Hiring General Laborers


Michigan Sugar is hiring general laborers starting at $11.16 per hour in preparation for its upcoming sugar beet slicing campaign.

Valley Acquires PrecisionKing

New Products, News

Acquisition strengthens Valley’s position in the Delta region, technology leadership and flood irrigation monitoring

Motion Industries Announces Acquisitions


Motion Industries has entered into agreements to acquire TRC Hydraulics, a Canadian-based supplier of hydraulic products and services, and F&L Industrial Solutions, Inc., a distributor of T-slotted aluminum extrusion components.

New Product: DrySee Waterproof Bandages

New Products

Proprietary liquid-indicating gauze changes color if liquid breaches and new bandage is needed

AGCO Celebrating 15 Years of Operator of the Year Awards


Ag application retailers to be honored with local charitable donations in 2020