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  • Aug 20, 2015
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    A passion for pollinators

    Crop protection companies get a bad rap from outsiders who think they don't care about beneficial plants and insects…they've never met Caydee...More
  • Jul 13, 2015
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    Farm Industry News

    Dow AgroSciences announces name of new corn herbicide

    Dow AgroSciences has announced today that its new corn herbicide, previously referred to as GF-3471, will be named Resicore herbicide. Registration for this herbicide is expected in 2016. Resicore will help growers control herbicide-resistant weeds through three nonglyphosate and nonatrazine modes of action. The active ingredients included in this novel formulation are acetochlor, mesotrione and clopyralid. Resicore is expected to offer flexible application timing from preplant to early postemergence....More
  • Apr 9, 2015
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    Next-step tech offers novel yield boosting approach

    A new company is targeting the microbial environment where a crop grows to boost yields....More
  • 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
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