Leaf Spot Detected in Mich. Beet Fields

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Cercospora and Alternaria leaf spot have been detected in Tuscola County in 2019.

U.S. Sets Wet Record

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May 2018 to April 2019 is the wettest 12-month period on record in continental United States

Future Crop Insurance Will Need 'Unique' Approach

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The issues farmers and policymakers hope crop insurance can address in the future will be more difficult than in the past and may require “unique” approaches, a former Agriculture Department Risk Management Agency administrator said at a House Agriculture

New Product: John Deere Specialty Tractors

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New models include premium high-clearance tractor ergonomic updates and front-hitch options that expand the company’s product portfolio.

Irrigation Forecasts: Save Time with Valley Scheduling

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Greg Juul and his partner, Troy Betz, own and operate G2 Farming near Hermiston, Oregon. He says technology has given them a competitive advantage.

Vestaron Hires Patel as COO

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Ash Patel is the most recent hire as Vestaron continues to round out its corporate leadership team and fulfill its mission of revolutionizing the agricultural insecticide landscape.

Impact of Emerging Technology on Farm Management

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Cost economies and the reconfiguration of the value chain are accelerating farm consolidation and structural change in production agriculture. In addition, many economists have described scenarios in which key innovations and technologies could revolution

BioSafe Adds to Sales Team

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BioSafe Systems announces the hiring of Mathew Smith and Taylor Vadon as technical sales representatives for its agricultural sales division.

Sugar Association Marks 75-Plus Years

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The Sugar Association seeks to make a difference by sharing its knowledge of sugar to increase consumer understanding and confidence in the role that sugar plays in a nutritious, balanced and enjoyable diet.

FDA Recognizes Nothing Added to Real Sugar

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In response to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s issuance of its final guidance regarding the labeling of added sugars for single-ingredient sweeteners, the Sugar Association issued this statement.

Grower-Researchers Reap More than Just Increased Production

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Participants in research are motivated by learning, teaching opportunities.

Bayer Celebrates National Pollinator Week

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Company continues its commitment to bees and other pollinators by spotlighting young people impacting the industry and local groups doing their part in planting forage

Looking Down, Not Up, at Rain

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Nutra-Crop explains why soil nutrients are still important to remember during the rainy planting season.

RRV Growers Find Help in Fight Against Cercospora

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The EPA on June 7 approved a Section 18 Emergency Exemption for the registration of the trade name Provysol, a systemic fungicide from BASF to control Cercospora leaf spot.

Public Should Resist Demonizing Sugar

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The truth, of course, is that sugar is just sugar, neither good nor bad, but simply another dietary component that can be consumed in moderation without guilt or worry.

Beets Get Nod for Road Maintenance in Michigan

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Organic additives to road salt, including sugarbeet juice, brewery grain and cheese brine, have been used on snow-covered roads.