Seed http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6071/more en Creating an ultraprecise at-planting liquid delivery system http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/creating-ultraprecise-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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/creating-ultraprecise-planting-liquid-delivery-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/creating-ultraprecise-planting-liquid-delivery-system#comments Fungicides Insecticides Fertilizer Seed Farm Equipment Crops National Farm Machinery Show Thu, 11 Feb 2016 07:58:00 +0000 81971 at http://farmindustrynews.com <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 AgriGold adds soybeans to seed portfolio http://farmindustrynews.com/soybean-varieties/agrigold-adds-soybeans-seed-portfolio <div class="node-body article-body">AgriGold, the company known for producing seed corn since 1936, today announced it is expanding its offerings to soybeans. The announcement was made at the National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, KY. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/soybean-varieties/agrigold-adds-soybeans-seed-portfolio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/soybean-varieties/agrigold-adds-soybeans-seed-portfolio#comments Soybean varieties Dry Beans Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:25:00 +0000 81981 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Andy Montgomery, national sales manager, AgriGold announced the launch of the company&#39;s latest product - soybeans.</p> Jodie Wehrspann Farmers get access to new soybean tech for 2016, but not all of it http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/farmers-get-access-new-soybean-tech-2016-not-all-it <div class="field-byline"> Source: Monsanto </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Monsanto announces that China has approved Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybeans for import, company awaits EPA approval for dicamba use on the crop.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/farmers-get-access-new-soybean-tech-2016-not-all-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/farmers-get-access-new-soybean-tech-2016-not-all-it#comments Biotech Traits Glyphosate-Tolerant Soybean varieties Monsanto Seed Thu, 04 Feb 2016 05:04:00 +0000 81891 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Monsanto gets import approval for their latest tech - Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybeans, however the firm is still waiting for EPA to approve over-the-top use of dicamba on the crop (which is a key feature for the technology).</p> Syngenta reaches deal to be acquired http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/syngenta-reaches-deal-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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/syngenta-reaches-deal-be-acquired" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/syngenta-reaches-deal-be-acquired#comments Herbicides Fungicides Insecticides Seed Syngenta Thu, 04 Feb 2016 04:25:00 +0000 81871 at http://farmindustrynews.com Catching up with an expanding technology http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/catching-expanding-technology <div class="node-body blog-body">A specialized corn that makes producing ethanol easier is gaining traction in the market, but the process takes time and requires plenty of research.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/catching-expanding-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/catching-expanding-technology#comments Biotech Traits Ethanol Corn Farm Industry News Blog Wed, 27 Jan 2016 11:50:00 +0000 81761 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Processors know they&#39;re getting Enogen corn because it is color coded - in the kernel. That provides processors with peace of mind when taking delivery.</p> Thinking in-furrow for improved performance http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/thinking-furrow-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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/thinking-furrow-improved-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/thinking-furrow-improved-performance#comments Fungicides Insecticides Fertilizer Seed Treatments Seed Farm Equipment Crops Tue, 26 Jan 2016 15:52:00 +0000 81751 at http://farmindustrynews.com <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> Get ready to plant with these new tools http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/get-ready-plant-these-new-tools <div class="node-body gallery-body">Companies rolled out their best seed management and planting tech at the big farm shows last fall, and you can catch a good sample here.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/get-ready-plant-these-new-tools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/get-ready-plant-these-new-tools#comments Planters Seed Farm Progress Show Fri, 22 Jan 2016 04:14:00 +0000 81701 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Pushing for equidistant planting Stine Seeds worked with John Deere to develop this planter with twin-rows on 20-inch centers.</p> Taking on the GMO labeling question http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/taking-gmo-labeling-question <div class="node-body blog-body">One company - Cambpell - is going to start including labels for genetically engineered ingredients on its products. How will consumers react? No one knows.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/taking-gmo-labeling-question" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/taking-gmo-labeling-question#comments Biotech Traits Business Companies Crops Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 12 Jan 2016 23:10:00 +0000 81611 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Campbell shows potential label that might go on food if regulators don&#39;t move fast enough.</p> Crop protection company makes market moves http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/crop-protection-company-makes-market-moves <div class="field-byline"> Source: Dow AgroSciences LLC </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dow AgroSciences has issued three key announcements in the past few weeks including shedding product lines and enhancing its seed traits business.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/crop-protection-company-makes-market-moves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/crop-protection-company-makes-market-moves#comments Biotech Traits Herbicides Dow AgroSciences Wed, 02 Dec 2015 15:09:00 +0000 81161 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Dow AgroSciences has announced it will partner with Arcadia Biosciences to boost its trait and trait stack development for corn.</p> Thinkstock/tomasSereda Crop protection product pulled by EPA http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/crop-protection-product-pulled-epa <div class="field-byline"> Willie Vogt and Tom Bechman </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dow AgroSciences label for Enlist Duo vacated by regulatory agency over new concerns raised over ‘synergistic’ effect of 2,4-D and glyphosate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/crop-protection-product-pulled-epa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/crop-protection-product-pulled-epa#comments Biotech Traits Herbicide-tolerant crops Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:58:00 +0000 81101 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Dow AgroSciences hits new speed bump along the Enlist road as EPA vacates label while it investigates allegations of synergies between glyphosate and 2,4-D that may have un-recognized impacts.</p> Willie Vogt