Management http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/5979/more en Your next farmer http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/your-next-farmer <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Every farmer has a daughter, rhetorically speaking. And, if you&rsquo;re lucky, many of those daughters will grow up to be farmers.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/your-next-farmer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/your-next-farmer#comments Shop/Office Management Farm Industry News Blog Wed, 17 Feb 2016 17:34:00 +0000 82071 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>FFA member Sara Johnson, Montevideo, MN, applied for this year&#39;s Region Star Award, which&nbsp;recognizes&nbsp;members who have mastered&nbsp;skills in production, finance, management and research.</p> Big-name players join FarmLink advisory board http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/big-name-players-join-farmlink-advisory-board <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Just two weeks after releasing its benchmark report on missed crop revenue opportunities, data analytics company FarmLink announced the creation of its advisory board. Joining the board are some big name players.</p> <p>Those seated at the table: &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Julie Borlaug, associate director, Norman E. Borlaug Institute for International Agriculture, Texas A&amp;M University</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/big-name-players-join-farmlink-advisory-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/big-name-players-join-farmlink-advisory-board#comments Precision Farming Management Precision farming Technology Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 29 Jan 2016 23:36:00 +0000 81801 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>FarmLinks&rsquo; benchmarking tool called TrueHarvest identifies the crop yield potential of individual fields across the Midwest, information which farmers can use to fine-tune management practices.&nbsp;</p> 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> <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> <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> <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> <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> <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> <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> <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> <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