Briefing Room

  • Oct 19, 2014
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    iPad version of WagNet Mobile app now available

    AgSense LLC, which specializes in remote irrigation, has announced the iPad version of its WagNet Mobile app is now available. The update includes a more comprehensive, user-friendly navigation and added features, as well as several additional sensor and irrigation programming capabilities....More
  • Oct 15, 2014
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    Farm Industry News

    Dow’s Enlist Weed Control System registered by EPA  

    Today, Dow AgroSciences announced that the Enlist Weed Control System is now approved by federal regulatory authorities. The U.S. EPA has registered Enlist Duo herbicide for use with Enlist corn and soybeans. This is the final step in the federal regulatory process for the Enlist system. Enlist corn and soybean traits were deregulated by the U.S. Department of Agriculture on Sept. 17, 2014....More
  • Oct 9, 2014
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Cargill and DuPont Pioneer announce Plenish program

    Today, DuPont Pioneer and Cargill made an announcement that they are launching a program with farmers near Cargill’s facility in Sidney, Ohio, to grow Pioneer’s soybeans with the Plenish high oleic trait, and it’s scheduled for 2015....More
  • 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
    press release
    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
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Case study: Putting utility vehicles to work

    Download the full copy of Polars' case study here....More
  • Sep 22, 2014
    press release
    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
    press release
    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

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