HERBICIDE

AMVAC Acquires Herbicide From Bayer

Bayer sold its Bromacil herbicide business in the U.S. and Canada to AMVAC Chemical Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of American V...

Sonja Begemann
9 minutes ago
INSECTICIDE

Pollinator Week Has The Industry Buzzing With Excitement

Ag is taking action to combat declining pollinator populations. This week, industry, researchers and government join together to celebra...

Sonja Begemann
4 days ago
HERBICIDE

Farmers Around the World Should be Watching the Roundup Cancer Case

The San Fransisco Superior Court will soon hear testimony from a man dying of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma who claims Roundup (glyphosate) cau...

Sonja Begemann
4 days ago
FERTILIZER

Corn’s Carbon Cowboy Busts Outstanding Yields

No crop voodoo or mystery ingredients: Jim Nichols’ corn yields have jumped by an astounding 100 bu. per acre.

Chris Bennett
5 days ago
SEED

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
7 days ago
WEEDS

GM Wheat Found in Canada

From our reporting partners at Real Agriculture in Canada 

AgWeb Guest Editor
A week ago
SOIL

In the Lime Light

Unlike nutrients such as nitrogen and phosphorus, you don’t apply lime for plants—you apply it to feed soil microorganisms.

Darrell Smith
A week ago
SEED | SOIL

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
A week ago
SEED | SOIL

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
2 weeks ago