Crops en Beyond GMOs: A new era of biotechnology <div class="node-body article-body">Executives from leading crop biologicals companies discuss how naturally occurring plant microbes are ushering in a whole new era of biotechnology that will give crops their next big boost in yields. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Biotech Traits Crops Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:17:00 +0000 75641 at Reader Commentary: "No holds barred" in Future of Farming <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I&rsquo;d like to thank a faithful reader from Missouri for setting me straight on an article we published in our December issue. On page 24, the headline reads &ldquo;The Future of Farming: Industry leaders have a no-holes barred discussion on agriculture&rsquo;s major challenges, and what farmers and corporations need to do to feed the coming groundswell of people.&rdquo;</p> <p>In a voicemail message, the reader says:&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crop Protection Crops Organic Farming Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 29 Dec 2014 16:49:00 +0000 75061 at Weed identification tech for the future <div class="field-byline"> Mark Yontz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Weed identification apps are just the start of how you can manage an entire weed management program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ag Technology Solution Center Crops Mon, 29 Dec 2014 15:44:00 +0000 75051 at Unlocking valuable crop residue <div class="node-body article-body">There’s a treasure trove of nutrients in the ‘leftovers,’ and a new tool helps get some back.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bioenergy Crops Wed, 24 Dec 2014 16:40:00 +0000 75001 at <p>This tanker truck was recently loaded with Accomplish LM, a biochemical fertilizer catalyst developed to accelerate the breakdown and release of nutrients in residue.</p> Agricen 15 minutes with Liam Condon, CEO of Bayer CropScience <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Liam Condon, CEO of <a href="" target="_blank">Bayer CropScience</a>, sat down with a select group of North American journalists during the company&rsquo;s 2014 Corn and Soybean Future Forum, held recently in Frankfurt, Germany.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crop Protection Crop Protection Mon, 01 Dec 2014 17:57:00 +0000 74591 at Know your site of action <div class="field-byline"> Mark Yontz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mixing and matching weed control tech is easier if you know the rules.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ag Technology Solution Center Herbicides Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:38:00 +0000 74261 at New player in nitrogen management <div class="node-body article-body">BASF rolls out Limus nitrogen management which will be available for the 2015 growing season.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fertilizer Crops Mon, 17 Nov 2014 21:18:00 +0000 74141 at <p>Spring application of urea-based fertilizer is a great way to cover a lot of acres fast. Protecting that urea from urease enzymes in the soil will help keep what you paid for where you applied it.</p> Photo: AGCO Showcase highlights ag innovation <div class="node-body gallery-body">Companies showcase new technologies in the works designed to increase yields, improve profits, and make farming more sustainable. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Herbicides Crops Conferences Crop Protection No Till Precision farming Tillage Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:24:00 +0000 72591 at <p>Investors gather in St. Louis to hear about the future of agriculture.</p> Maps for weeds <div class="field-byline"> Mark Yontz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Using the technology you have to map weeds and match them to yield impacts can enhance your field strategy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ag Technology Solution Center Crops Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:15:00 +0000 72461 at <p>Advances in mapping technology have proven to be an effective tool in many aspects of farming operations, including when used as a part of weed management efforts.</p> Vermeer rollout offers new balers, tech <div class="node-body gallery-body">From the N Series baler to that prototype non-stop baler, Vermeer is moving forward with new tech.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hay Hay Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:16:00 +0000 72451 at <p>While a prototype, this non-stop baler got plenty of attention during the Vermeer national dealer event held recently in Pella, Iowa.</p>