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Sep 01, 2013

First impressions from Uruguay

The country’s growing economy, livestock industry give neighboring competitors reason to take notice....More
Aug 30, 2013

Independent fuel retailer attributes success to ethanol blends

E15 was an overnight success. "We give customers a choice. That’s what it takes.”....More
Aug 27, 2013

Jennings receives ACE President's Award today

"Change doesn't come from Washington—it comes to Washington because of you and that inspires us [at ACE].”....More
Aug 26, 2013

Embarking on a foreign journey

Editor's travels to Uruguay and Argentina will bring a unique perspective on international agriculture....More
Aug 26, 2013

Looking at Big Data one plant at a time

Precision ag expert John Fulton offers a little perspective on just how much data farmers will be capturing in the future....More
Aug 23, 2013

Bio-butanol can be produced for about same cost as ethanol, Optinol reports

Bio-butanol could be produced for $3.00 per gallon or as low as $1.00 per gallon, depending on the feedstock....More
Aug 22, 2013

Gaining equipment market perspective

Executives at major product events often offer insight to future plans....More
Aug 15, 2013

Lessons from a product rollout

Every time I do an event I learn interesting stuff they never put in the press kit....More
Aug 12, 2013

Three things I learned on the bus

On the way to catch a flight back home from the 2013 ASABE International Conference in Kansas City, MO, I shared a shuttle ride with three....More
Aug 12, 2013

Countdown to the big shows

Press events and appointment times start filling the schedule as the big fall shows near....More
Aug 08, 2013

With a side of raspberry air and lemon snow

Jeff Ryan reflects back on his culinary adventures at Disney World's Flower and Garden Festival....More
Aug 07, 2013

Biggest-selling foreign tractors

What are the top-selling tractor brands in other countries? That’s one of the questions being tackled by Farmers Weekly,a multimedia....More
Aug 06, 2013

EPA finalizes 2013 renewable fuel percentages for RFS

“By decreasing the cellulosic requirement by 99.4 percent to a very realistic, achievable number, the EPA has totally obliterated Big Oil’s myth that....More
Aug 05, 2013

Quad County Corn Processors breaks ground for first corn kernel fiber to cellulosic ethanol plant

“Our local corn growers will continue to benefit by QCCP continuing to need corn for processing. The grower will also benefit if he or she is also a....More
Aug 05, 2013

Playing in the dirt

Sometimes a media event brings along a little extra fun....More
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