Briefing Room

  • Sep 23, 2016
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    PPO inhibitor resistance confirmed in Palmer amaranth

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. Southern Illinois University Carbondale, in coordination with testing by the University of Illinois, recently confirmed protoporphyrinogen oxidase (PPO) inhibitor resistance in Palmer amaranth (Amaranthus palmeri). Illinois has become the third state behind Arkansas (2011) and Tennessee (2015) to confirm PPO inhibitor resistance....More
  • Sep 23, 2016
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    Monsanto announces $1.6 million investment in system to help ag quantify greenhouse gas reductions

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  • Sep 19, 2016
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    Ag equipment dealers and manufacturers release equipment inventory survey results

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and the Equipment Dealers Association (EDA) have released the results of surveys each organization conducted with their members about the levels of new and used agriculture equipment inventory currently on the market. ...More
  • Sep 16, 2016
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    NewHarvest Tec on-baler RFV calculator demonstrated at USU Forage Technology Day

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. A forage field day was held Aug. 24 to demonstrate the new on-baler Relative Feed Value (RFV) Calculator System recently developed by Harvest Tec, Inc. of Hudson, Wisconsin. Utah State University co-hosted the event at their Caine Dairy facility. ...More
  • Sep 15, 2016
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    Over 100 industry experts to share their knowledge at 2nd annual Drone World Expo

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. From discussions on the Realities of Drone Delivery to a forum on Finding Funding: The VC Community Speaks, Drone World Expo taking place Nov....More
  • Sep 14, 2016
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    Bayer and Monsanto to create a global leader in agriculture

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.   Bayer and Monsanto to create a global leader in agriculture •           Realizes a shared vision of integrated agricultural offerings, delivering enhanced solutions for growers and creates a leading innovation engine for the next generation of farmin...More
  • Sep 13, 2016
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    EPA approves new Agrisure® trait stack from Syngenta

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. Agrisure® 3120 E-Z Refuge®, a new trait stack from Syngenta, has received registration approval from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Agrisure 3120 E-Z Refuge offers above-ground insect control, featuring two modes of action against corn borer and control of ear-feeding insects, with the convenience of an integrated refuge product....More
  • Sep 8, 2016
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    Sentera enables UAV flight planning that far exceeds battery life

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. AgVault Mobile App 2.0 battery Swap Feature Revolutionizes UAV Flight Planning and Data Capture...More
  • Aug 31, 2016
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    Deere, the Climate Corporation to contest DOJ effort to block Precision Planting acquisition

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. Deere & Company and The Climate Corporation said they plan to contest legal action announced Aug. 31 by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) that seeks to block Deere’s acquisition of Precision Planting....More
  • Aug 30, 2016
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    Mycogen Seeds launches new farmer-focused pricing

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. Mycogen Seeds is changing how it prices seed. Starting in the 2016-17 season, Mycogen Seeds will price seed based on the value it delivers. Value has many components: relative yield, traits, competitive prices, commodity prices and specific needs by geography....More

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