Management http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/5979/more en Will 11 agricultural technologies feed the growing population? http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/will-11-agricultural-technologies-feed-growing-population <div class="node-body blog-body">Food Security in a World of Natural Resource Scarcity is an important tool for targeting current and future investment decisions.</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="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/will-11-agricultural-technologies-feed-growing-population" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/will-11-agricultural-technologies-feed-growing-population#comments Biotech Traits Management Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 20 Feb 2014 18:00:00 +0000 69941 at http://farmindustrynews.com Survey results show Illinois soybean farmers score high on sustainability http://farmindustrynews.com/business/survey-results-show-illinois-soybean-farmers-score-high-sustainability <div class="node-body article-body"><p> A new study from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the National Sustainable Soybean Initiative, funded in part by the Illinois soybean checkoff, shows most soybean farmers are ahead of the curve when it comes to applying sustainable production methods.</p> <p> <strong><a href="http://www.ilsoy.org/mediaCenter/details.cfm?pageID=42&amp;mediaCenterID=1869" target="_blank">Read the full release from Illinois Soybean Association here.</a></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/business/survey-results-show-illinois-soybean-farmers-score-high-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/business/survey-results-show-illinois-soybean-farmers-score-high-sustainability#comments Business Management Mon, 27 May 2013 23:59:00 +0000 64862 at http://farmindustrynews.com Crop rotation is far more common than continuous planting http://farmindustrynews.com/business/crop-rotation-far-more-common-continuous-planting <div class="field-byline"> Source: USDA </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The data shows that continuous cropping is not nearly as common as crop rotation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/business/crop-rotation-far-more-common-continuous-planting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/business/crop-rotation-far-more-common-continuous-planting#comments Business Management Mon, 15 Apr 2013 22:13:00 +0000 63901 at http://farmindustrynews.com Alfalfa-corn rotation can be beneficial for some farmers. Bayer CropScience holds forum to discuss the future of agriculture http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/bayer-cropscience-holds-forum-discuss-future-agriculture <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Last week Farm Industry News editors travelled to Kissimmee, Fla., to take part in Bayer CropScience&rsquo;s 8<sup>th</sup> Annual Ag Issues Forum. Topics included consumer activism and its impact on agriculture, global food trends, attracting and retaining the next generation of farmers, and pioneering sustainability as U.S. agriculture strives to feed a growing world population from a finite amount of farmland.</p> <p> Bayer provided this summary of the two-day event.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/bayer-cropscience-holds-forum-discuss-future-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/bayer-cropscience-holds-forum-discuss-future-agriculture#comments Herbicides Management Fri, 08 Mar 2013 13:55:00 +0000 63181 at http://farmindustrynews.com Agricultural crops keep up with slow rate of climate change http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/agricultural-crops-keep-slow-rate-climate-change <div class="node-body video-body">A panel of science fellows found "unequivocal" evidence that climate change is occurring. David Gustafson, senior fellow with Monsanto, was part of the panel and explains how climate change started occurring in the 1960s. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/agricultural-crops-keep-slow-rate-climate-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/agricultural-crops-keep-slow-rate-climate-change#comments Biotech Traits Drought Management Forecasting Precipitation Tue, 09 Aug 2011 13:30:00 +0000 49231 at http://farmindustrynews.com Syngenta introduces Agrisure Artesian hybrids for drought conditions http://farmindustrynews.com/corn-hybids/syngenta-introduces-agrisure-artesian-hybrids-drought-conditions <div class="node-body video-body">Growers in droughty areas will be able to purchase Syngenta's Agrisure Artesian hybrids in 2011. Grant Ozipko, Syngenta brand marketing manager, gives details about the company's new water optimization hybrid line. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/corn-hybids/syngenta-introduces-agrisure-artesian-hybrids-drought-conditions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/corn-hybids/syngenta-introduces-agrisure-artesian-hybrids-drought-conditions#comments Corn hybrids Field Crops Management Seed Tue, 02 Nov 2010 15:23:00 +0000 43271 at http://farmindustrynews.com The scoop http://farmindustrynews.com/scoop <div class="field-byline"> Karen McMahon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">FARMERS IN rural Midwestern states should feel good about the positive news in a research report from the University of</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/scoop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/scoop#comments Management Fri, 01 Jan 2010 16:00:00 +0000 42425 at http://farmindustrynews.com Brian Buhr discusses sustainable agriculture production http://farmindustrynews.com/brian-buhr-discusses-sustainable-agriculture-production <div class="node-body video-body">Brian Buhr, professor of applied economics, University of Minnesota, discusses the topic of externality-driven</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/brian-buhr-discusses-sustainable-agriculture-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/brian-buhr-discusses-sustainable-agriculture-production#comments Management Tue, 15 Dec 2009 15:23:00 +0000 39397 at http://farmindustrynews.com Sustainable agriculture trends http://farmindustrynews.com/sustainable-agriculture-trends <div class="node-body video-body">Daryn McBeth, president of Minnesota Agri-Growth Council, discusses trends in sustainable agriculture and food</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/sustainable-agriculture-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/sustainable-agriculture-trends#comments Management Tue, 15 Dec 2009 15:17:00 +0000 40092 at http://farmindustrynews.com What's your sustainability index? http://farmindustrynews.com/whats-your-sustainability-index <div class="field-byline"> From Senior Editor Jodie Wehrspann </div> <div class="node-body article-body">LAST SUMMER, when mega-retailer Walmart announced plans to develop a worldwide sustainable product index, American</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/whats-your-sustainability-index" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/whats-your-sustainability-index#comments Management Tue, 01 Dec 2009 16:00:00 +0000 40069 at http://farmindustrynews.com