Briefing Room

  • Oct 7, 2014
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    New group to promote commercial use of small UAVs

    A new organization has launched, and it’s called the Small UAV Coalition, which will advance the commercial use of unmanned aerial vehicles. The announcement was made on Oct. 1....More
  • Sep 24, 2014
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    Farm Industry News

    Harvest management in delayed corn

    Source: DuPont Pioneer If you’re dealing with corn that was slow to develop and is continuing to mature into fall, it’s crucial to manage harvest and grain handling carefully to ensure you don’t lose income due to reduced yields or poor grain quality....More
  • Sep 23, 2014
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    Farm Industry News

    Case study: Putting utility vehicles to work

    Download the full copy of Polars' case study here....More
  • Sep 22, 2014
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    Farm Industry News

    PrecisionHawk expands with $10 million investment

    PrecisionHawk recently announced it has closed a Series B financing round of approximately $10 million led by New York City-based investor Millennium Technology Value Partners with  Bob Young, co-found...More
  • Sep 22, 2014
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    Farm Industry News

    Gangster herbicide from Valent to discontinue  

    Valent announced on September 8 the launch of Fierce XLT soybean herbicide for growers seeking premium residual control of tough weeds and annual grasses. In order to best service the needs of new Fierce XLT customers, Valent will discontinue Gangster herbicide after the 2015 growing season, as growers will now have a new choice for long-lasting, broad spectrum weed control....More
  • Sep 17, 2014
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Massey Ferguson announces agreement with Woods Equipment  

    Massey Ferguson announced this week that they have entered an agreement with Woods Equipment to provide customers coupling of implements and tractors in one purchase. Woods is the implement and attachment brand of the Farm, Ranch and Agriculture Division of Blount International....More
  • Sep 8, 2014
    press release

    New soybean herbicide from Valent  

    Valent announced today that a new herbicide called Fierce XLT is now federally registered for preemergence weed control in soybeans in the U.S....More
  • Sep 1, 2014
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Climate Pro introductory pricing announced

    Climate Corporation has announced its pricing on the Climate Pro subscription advisory services for corn at $3 per acre for 2015. In addition, they’re offering more services to customers. The company’s new premium service will include additional higher value offerings.  Each of these advisory services is offered through retailers with local expertise that can help farmers get the most value from these tools.  ...More
  • Aug 26, 2014
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Valmont acquires AgSense  

    Valmont announces it will acquire South Dakota based AgSense, which signals the company’s interest in offering remote monitoring and control technology through its irrigation equipment. AgSense’s Wagnet network offers growers a way to tie their irrigation decisions to field, crop and weather conditions....More
  • Aug 13, 2014
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    Farm Industry News

    New app for Enlist weed control system

    Dow AgroSciences launched its new Enlist Ahead apps that will allow for herbicide application management. It’s designed for using with Dow’s Enlist system, and for making responsible application of Enlist Duo herbicide with Colex-D. Regulatory approvals are still pending for Enlist but are expected soon. The app has two key features:...More

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