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Former “Billion Dollar Bug” is Mounting a Come Back

One billion dollars. Prior to Bt technologies farmers lost $1 billion annually to corn rootworm—in the form of chemical costs or actual y...

Sonja Begemann
5 hrs ago
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A Moving Target

Preventing corn from going hungry requires balancing nitrogen and other factors, from year to year and field to field Tending to the fer...

Darrell Smith
3 days ago
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The Great Escape

Stabilizers and controlled-release products help keep the Houdini of nutrients where your crop needs it Applying nitrogen—corn’s most im...

Darrell Smith
4 days ago
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Beck’s Launches New Nematicide and Insecticide Seed Treatment

Nemasect will soon be offered standard in Beck’s Escalate seed treatment packages on corn and soybeans.

Sonja Begemann
A week ago
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Bayer Closes Monsanto Deal But Won’t Fully Integrate For Two Months

The long-awaited and highly debated deal is done—Bayer officially owns Monsanto.

Sonja Begemann
A week ago
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Deere Sues Precision Planting for 12 Patent Infringements

This past week Deere & Company took legal action against Precisio

Sonja Begemann
2 weeks ago
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Save Time—Use a Hula Hoop to Calculate Soybean Population

Farmers across the U.S. are out scouting, and in some cases spotty soybean fields are leaving them wondering if there are enough plants o...

Sonja Begemann
2 weeks ago
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What Farmers Need to Know About Bayer’s Purchase of Monsanto

In a historic moment, Bayer will likely complete its acquisition of Monsanto this Thursday.

Sonja Begemann
2 weeks ago
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Bayer Plans Monsanto Close Amid $30 Billion Share, Bond Sale

(Bloomberg) -- Bayer AG is days away from a transformation into the world’s biggest maker of seeds and agricultural chemicals, saying it ...

Bloomberg
2 weeks ago