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  • Jan 28, 2015
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    A matter of resistance

    A visit to an agriclutural research lab was an eye opener on the topic of resistance, and this wasn't my first visit to the Syngenta facility....More
  • Dec 29, 2014
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    Reader Commentary: "No holds barred" in Future of Farming

    I’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 “The Future of Farming: Industry leaders have a no-holes barred discussion on agriculture’s major challenges, and what farmers and corporations need to do to feed the coming groundswell of people.” In a voicemail message, the reader says: ...More
  • Aug 20, 2014
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    Dow AgroSciences Chief Looks Ahead with Optimism

    Tim Hassinger, CEO, Dow AgroSciences, is looking beyond the short-term market....More
  • Jun 18, 2014
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    Ag media-focused event offers company insight

    Spending a couple of days with a major crop protection company offers a look at some key issues, and new products. We even got a nice video demonstration too....More
  • Feb 27, 2014
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    A different kind of tech challenge

    Companies like Bayer CropScience are struggling to find qualified folks to take on the opportunities of agriculture - key acronym to remember? STEM...More
  • Dec 4, 2013
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    Fertilizer price wars?

    The Twin Cities, MN, is home to major agriculture companies, so our staff, all local, are privy to talk around town about these giants like Cargill and fertilizer company Mosaic. Today while I was driving in our first major snowstorm of the season I heard on our local 830 WCCO radio station an interview with John VomHoff Jr., staff reporter for the Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal....More
  • Nov 7, 2013
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    Take the time to sample your soil for SCN before the freeze

    Now is the ideal time to get in the fields to do soil sampling. Here are some resources to help get the job done....More
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