Mark Moore

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In-field resistance to Bt corn rootworm trait documented 1
The first documented case of corn rootworm resistance to Bt hybrids expressing the Cry3Bb1 toxin (found in Yieldgard RW, Yieldgard VT3 and SmartStax hybrid) has been documented by Iowa State University researchers.
Corn prices, drying costs affect decision to switch corn hybrids 1
Growers are nervous about corn that has already been planted and corn that's not been planted. University of Wisconsin and Dairyland Seed experts says there's still time for seed to grow and time for more planting before growers need to consider changes.
Planting decision spreadsheet discourages crop switch 1
The University of Illinois has developed a new spreadsheet entitled “Planting Decision Model” to provide some guidelines to help farmers make planting decisions.
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New corn trait targets ethanol 1
Syngenta releases a new corn trait for more efficient ethanol production.
From seed bag to bulk container 1
Just like the rest of society, the seed business is going paperless. The paper seed bag is quickly being replaced by bulk seed delivery and storage containers.
Seed companies consolidate 1
Consolidation in the corn and soybean seed industry has not reduced competition for a grower’s business.
Seed company start-up: CB Seed, Bay City, WI
CB Seed, headquartered in Bay City, WI, recently announced its entry into the highly competitive hybrid corn seed market.
Seed shields 1
Seed treatments provide early season protection from insects and disease for better yields.
New crop protection products from Monsanto, Valent, DuPont, FMC, BASF 12
Crop protection companies are expanding their portfolios to give growers greater flexibility and better weed control.
Seed prices should hold steady for 2011 season 1
Seed companies expect prices for corn and soybean seed to remain near last year’s levels.
Preemergence herbicides are back in demand 2
As the battle to control glyphosate-resistant weeds intensifies, growers are returning to the use of preemergence herbicides.
Refuge-in-a-bag products from Dow, Pioneer, Syngenta, Monsanto 19
Here's a look at the refuge-in-a-bag seed products that will soon be ready for the marketplace.
Refuge-in-a-bag seed
If approved, refuge-in-a-bag products will make planting easier and more efficient.
Featured at the fall farm shows
Farmers attending this fall’s farm shows found larger, more powerful equipment and more complex, yet easier- to-use precision technology.
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