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

2020 Agri-Marketing Conference


Aug. 11-13 in Kansas City and as a virtual event

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

Toro Launches Sustainability Platform


Further strengthens company’s commitment to make a positive impact financially, socially and environmentally worldwide

Rabo AgriFinance Leadership Team Changes


Nathan Thomsen, who has been the company’s eastern territory general manager, will assume the position of northwest regional managing director. Jan Pieter van Oosten is eastern territory general manager beginning Aug. 1.

Nebraska Panhandle Center to Host Field Tour


The University of Nebraska Panhandle Research & Extension Center will partner with the Nebraska Dry Bean Growers Association on Aug. 20 to host the annual field tour.

Minnesota Town Home to 'World's Largest Sugarbeet'


Halstad, Minn., goes to its agricultural roots to make its mark as home to the "World's Largest Sugarbeet" sculpture.