Fungicides en Company brings nanotech to crop products <div class="node-body article-body">Vive Crop Protection is launching a high-tech tool that makes familiar active ingredients work in new ways for improved performance. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fungicides Insecticides Cereal Grains Fungicides Oil Seeds Tue, 22 Mar 2016 21:12:00 +0000 82501 at <p>In this image the &quot;shuttle&quot; on the left is engineered to work with the active ingredient (the spheres inside the shuttle) on the right to maximize performance. This shuttle is a microscopically engineered nanotech tool to enhance familiar active ingredients.</p> Images: Vive Crop Protection Rinse and go tech heading to market <div class="node-body video-body">New chemical loading system - Chem Blade ES - designed for tender supply trailers/trucks saves time and reduces risk of exposure. It will be offered by Hagie Mfg. later this year.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crop Protection Herbicides Fungicides Insecticides Practices and Systems Agrochemicals National Farm Machinery Show Thu, 25 Feb 2016 10:09:00 +0000 82211 at <p>Ralph Lagergren, left, is business partner with Ethan Eck, inventor, who developed the Chem Blade system, which will soon be marketed by Hagie Mfg. as the Chem-Blade ES. The unit cuts open chemical containers and rinses them inside of the fully-enclosed&nbsp; stainless steel housing in under a minute. Hagie will be the first company to offer the fully enclosed system for loading of sprayers as a result of a licensing agreement announced at the 2016 National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, KY.</p> Creating an ultraprecise at-planting liquid delivery system <div class="node-body article-body">Great Plains merges the tech of pulse width modulation spraying with a planter to create a new way to put fertilizer, insecticide or fungicide in the soil.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fungicides Insecticides Fertilizer Seed Farm Equipment Crops National Farm Machinery Show Thu, 11 Feb 2016 07:58:00 +0000 81971 at <p>As this demonstration shows, the steel tub - left - drops a precise amount of material just ahead of the seed (only when the seed sensor measures a seed drop).</p> Willie Vogt Syngenta reaches deal to be acquired <div class="node-body article-body">Ending weeks of rumors, ChemChina offers to buy Syngenta in a blockbuster $43 billion deal and the Swiss firm's board moves to accept. Deal will close by the end of 2016.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Herbicides Fungicides Insecticides Seed Syngenta Thu, 04 Feb 2016 04:25:00 +0000 81871 at Thinking in-furrow for improved performance <div class="node-body article-body">In-furrow application of a wider range of crop inputs is gaining ground to get the seed off to a good start. It will change the way you raise a crop in the future.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fungicides Insecticides Fertilizer Seed Treatments Seed Farm Equipment Crops Tue, 26 Jan 2016 15:52:00 +0000 81751 at <p>Getting your crop off to a strong start will mean more than dribbling starter fertilizer into the row. There are a wide range of new technologies that focus on the seed that go into the furrow.</p> New fungicides for beating back diseases <div class="node-body article-body">Fungicides can play a key role in boosting yields. Here’s a look at a few new products for 2015.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fungicides Fungicides Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:25:00 +0000 77821 at Photo: Steve Everts/istock/thinkstock 4 important considerations for fungicide application on corn <div class="node-body article-body">This decision guide from DuPont Pioneer will help farmers in planning a foliar fungicide application on corn.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fungicides DuPont Fungicides Thu, 11 Jul 2013 17:24:00 +0000 66082 at Watch out for northern leaf blight after wet conditions this spring <div class="field-byline"> Source: DuPont Pioneer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New corn plants can be susceptible to NLB under wet conditions.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fungicides Pioneer Hi-Bred Fungicides Wed, 19 Jun 2013 16:54:00 +0000 65542 at Photo: DuPont Pioneer New Purdue publication helps growers decide on fungicides <div class="node-body article-body">A new publication designed to help farmers make fungicide-related decisions is now available from Purdue.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fungicides Fungicides Wed, 22 May 2013 23:34:00 +0000 64762 at 11 scenarios to consider when making your fungicide seed treatment purchasing decisions <div class="field-byline"> Source: SDSU extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Since fungicide seed treatment costs can be high, Emmanuel Byamukama, SDSU Extension plant pathologist, offers scenarios to consider when making that buying decision. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fungicides Fungicides Fri, 19 Apr 2013 13:19:00 +0000 63991 at