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Jan 27, 2011

AGCO to expand to build Massey Ferguson, Challenger tractors in Minnesota

The agricultural economy must be doing well to experience announcements of manufacturing expansion. AGCO made such an announcement today. The....More
Jan 21, 2011

Biodiesel poised to regain growth

The biodiesel blenders' tax credit has been reinstated for 2011. Between this and continued demand for biodiesel (especially under RFS2), production....More
Jan 21, 2011

EPA grants E15 waiver for 2001-2006 vehicles

“Wherever sound science and the law support steps to allow more home-grown fuels in America’s vehicles, this administration takes those steps.”....More
Jan 17, 2011

Dickey-john to market new Topcon X30 console under new ‘strategic relationship’

  Dickey-john Corp., which manufactures sensors, monitors and control systems, will market the new X30 machine control display from Topcon....More
Jan 11, 2011

General Clark stresses ethanol’s role in national security at AgConnect

“If you want to fix America, work to keep us from importing $300 billion to $400 billion worth of oil every year.” If the U.S. could save $300....More
Jan 06, 2011

Precision crop control with Valley Irrigation/CropMetrics partnership

Irrigation systems are becoming the ultimate precision farming tools as they partner up with agronomic software systems to apply products across....More
Jan 04, 2011

Taking up a collection for Bambi

While I was seated at the grill one August evening, my phone rang. It was a guy who lives about 30 miles away. In early June that year, he had....More
Dec 27, 2010

FBS accounting software adds interface with DTN market prices

  FBS Systems, Inc. has added the ability to automatically feed current commodity prices from DTN into its integrated management software....More
Dec 23, 2010

Syngenta-Pioneer license, Novozymes purchase of EMD Crop BioScience

Cooperation and acquisitions continue in the seed and crop protection business. Syngenta and DuPont just signed a corn rootworm trait licensing....More
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