Seed http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6071/more en DuPont Pioneer launches whole-farm decision service http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/dupont-pioneer-launches-whole-farm-decision-service <div class="field-deck"> Computer-based information system helps growers make decisions using predictive analytics and the help of an agronomist. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Think of it as a supercomputer in your living room--and an agronomist on the couch.</p> <p>This month, DuPont Pioneer, the seed genetics business unit of DuPont, held a news conference announcing the unveil of its decision support service that crunches weather, farm and market data and pairs you up with a certified crop advisor to analyze the results.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/dupont-pioneer-launches-whole-farm-decision-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/dupont-pioneer-launches-whole-farm-decision-service#comments Seed DuPont Pioneer Hi-Bred Inputs Fri, 14 Mar 2014 14:32:00 +0000 70171 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p><span style="line-height: 115%; font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;; font-size: 10pt; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;">Joe Foresman, director of precision services for Dupont Pioneer</span>, shares information about the company&#39;s new decision-support service called <font face="Times New Roman" size="2">Encirca.</font></p> Will 11 agricultural technologies feed the growing population? http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/will-11-agricultural-technologies-feed-growing-population <div class="node-body blog-body">Food Security in a World of Natural Resource Scarcity is an important tool for targeting current and future investment decisions.</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/will-11-agricultural-technologies-feed-growing-population" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/will-11-agricultural-technologies-feed-growing-population#comments Biotech Traits Management Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 20 Feb 2014 18:00:00 +0000 69941 at http://farmindustrynews.com More to biotech than transgenic breeding http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/more-biotech-transgenic-breeding <div class="node-body article-body">Technique that alters targeted plant genetics is new path to improved plants.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/more-biotech-transgenic-breeding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/more-biotech-transgenic-breeding#comments Biotech Traits Gold Crops Mon, 02 Dec 2013 15:46:00 +0000 68911 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Using cisgenics to improve a corn trait takes work. The folks at Stine Biotechnology have made it a reality. In this graphic, we explain the process.</p> Healthier seed supply picture for 2014 http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/healthier-seed-supply-picture-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Experts are predicting a much healthier seed supply for 2014, and prices for seed will be slightly higher by 3 to 5%. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/healthier-seed-supply-picture-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/healthier-seed-supply-picture-2014#comments Seed Seed Fri, 08 Nov 2013 16:29:00 +0000 68581 at http://farmindustrynews.com Monsanto’s new website offers information on original Roundup Ready soybean patent expiration http://farmindustrynews.com/soybean-varieties/monsanto-s-new-website-offers-information-original-roundup-ready-soybean-patent-ex <div class="field-byline"> Source: Monsanto </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New website from Monsanto will help answer farmers' questions about the expiration of the original Roundup Ready soybean patent expiration in 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/soybean-varieties/monsanto-s-new-website-offers-information-original-roundup-ready-soybean-patent-ex" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/soybean-varieties/monsanto-s-new-website-offers-information-original-roundup-ready-soybean-patent-ex#comments Soybean varieties Monsanto Wed, 23 Oct 2013 16:47:00 +0000 68282 at http://farmindustrynews.com As farmers consider 2014 seed purchases, the new website from Monsanto will serve as a resource on original Roundup Ready soybeans. Mark Moore New seed company to help growers make informed buying decisions http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/new-seed-company-help-growers-make-informed-buying-decisions <div class="node-body article-body">Funk Seed, founded by Bill Funk, will offer a better understanding to growers about the technology behind the seed they plant. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/new-seed-company-help-growers-make-informed-buying-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/new-seed-company-help-growers-make-informed-buying-decisions#comments Seed Seed Thu, 17 Oct 2013 16:26:00 +0000 68202 at http://farmindustrynews.com Bayer CropScience announces new soybean brand http://farmindustrynews.com/soybean-varieties/bayer-cropscience-announces-new-soybean-brand <div class="node-body article-body">Bayer CropScience announced global name for its soybean business during annual ag-focused press conference.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/soybean-varieties/bayer-cropscience-announces-new-soybean-brand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/soybean-varieties/bayer-cropscience-announces-new-soybean-brand#comments Soybean varieties Bayer CropScience Soybean Thu, 10 Oct 2013 17:14:00 +0000 68042 at http://farmindustrynews.com During a briefing at the Bayer CropScience annual press conference, this banner greeted media. It shows a new brand name for the company’s global soybean business. Gaining perspective on the ag industry in Argentina http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/gaining-perspective-ag-industry-argentina <div class="node-body blog-body">Spending several days throughout Argentina left strong impressions on editors from around the world, particularly related to the country’s soybean industry.</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/gaining-perspective-ag-industry-argentina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/gaining-perspective-ag-industry-argentina#comments Soybean varieties Corn Soybean Wheat Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 09 Sep 2013 18:53:00 +0000 67482 at http://farmindustrynews.com What excites a leading biotech researcher? http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/what-excites-leading-biotech-researcher <div class="node-body blog-body">Robb Fraley, World Food Prize Laureate and Monsanto's Chief Technology Officer talks about the next-generation tech that has his interest.</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/what-excites-leading-biotech-researcher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/what-excites-leading-biotech-researcher#comments Biotech Traits Monsanto Farm Industry News Blog Wed, 04 Sep 2013 07:00:00 +0000 67362 at http://farmindustrynews.com Measuring the cost of the biotech challenge http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/measuring-cost-biotech-challenge <div class="field-deck"> Different regulatory approval processes that hinder release of biotech tools increase costs, reduce availability for consumers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Different regulatory approval processes that hinder release of biotech tools increase costs, reduce availability for consumers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/measuring-cost-biotech-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/measuring-cost-biotech-challenge#comments Biotech Traits Crops Tue, 27 Aug 2013 11:56:00 +0000 67162 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p> Development of new biotech traits is hampered by a mish-mash of rules, regulations and often politically driven roadblocks that hinder innovation, according to Nicholas Kalaitzandonakes, director, Economics and Management of Agrobiotechnology Center, University of Missouri.</p>