Insecticide 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> Fungicide Insecticide 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> Herbicide Fungicide Insecticide Crop Protection 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> Ballista LFC corn insecticide receives EPA registration <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>GREENSBORO, N.C., USA, Feb. 23, 2016 &ndash; </strong>Growers looking for broad-spectrum control of soil-dwelling corn insect pests, including corn rootworm, grubs, maggots and wireworms, will have access to Ballista LFC insecticide from Syngenta now that it has received registration from the EPA.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Insecticide Syngenta Tue, 23 Feb 2016 15:32:39 +0000 82171 at 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> Fungicide Insecticide Fertilizer Crops 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> Herbicide Fungicide Insecticide Crops Syngenta Thu, 04 Feb 2016 04:25:00 +0000 81871 at Ripper point, crop protection, grain dryer, and utility vehicle news <div class="node-body gallery-body">New Product Monday offers a new tool from 360 Yield Center, added crop protection technology from FMC, Mathews Company rolls out a new dryer, Deere launches new Gator models and Yamaha fires up a sweepstakes.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Insecticide Grain Handling Tillage Utility Vehicle Crops Mon, 01 Feb 2016 20:28:00 +0000 81811 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> Fungicide Insecticide Fertilizer Seed Treatments Crops 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 target for insect control <div class="field-byline"> Source: BASF </div> <div class="node-body article-body">University of Gottingen and BASF announce find that will enhance insecticide potential, and help avoid resistance.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Insecticide BASF Thu, 07 May 2015 15:25:00 +0000 78781 at <p>Whiteflies (shown) and aphids are key targets of a new insecticide find announced by BASF and Gottingen University. The active ingredient targets proteins in joints, which when disrupted keep bugs from feeding.</p> USDA Photo: Stephen Ausmus New insecticide application tech announced <div class="node-body article-body">FMC creates total-system for use of Capture as a soil-applied product with innovative approach that goes 480 acres between fills.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Insecticide Companies Thu, 13 Nov 2014 18:08:00 +0000 73941 at <p>This self-contained system from FMC and Emerge Application Solutions could change the way farmers apply in-furrow insecticides. Called 3rive 3D the system requires a special formulation of the insecticide Capture called Capture 3rive 3D.</p> Image: FMC Taking on bugs: Insecticides for 2014 <div class="node-body article-body">We’ve rounded up the latest news on insecticides for the 2014 season.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Insecticide Insecticides Mon, 03 Mar 2014 21:18:00 +0000 70031 at <p>Silhouette of a corn borer</p> Mark Moore