BioCeresWP Biological Mycoinsecticide

Articles, Insecticide, New Products

BioCeres WP is used for the biological control of numerous pests including whiteflies, aphids and thrips by adhering to and penetrating the insect’s exoskeleton.

Recipe: Idaho Potato and Stuffing Balls


No matter how delicious your Idaho mashed potato and stuffing recipes are, there always seems to be leftovers after Thanksgiving dinner. Don’t let them go to waste!

New Product: Modine Model BTP Unit Heater

New Products

Cutting-edge HVAC manufacturer releases new commercial unit heater that combines features from two previous models

New Product: Fendt High-horsepower Tractors

New Products, Potato Equipment

Fendt’s lineup of high-horsepower tractors offers five series to meet the needs of all types of operations, whether tackling daily livestock chores, planting, doing deep tillage, or moving heavy loads.

Calendar: Soil Health Summit

Event Calendar

Jan. 15-16 in St. Louis The Soil Health Partnership works closely with diverse organizations toward common goals of improving soil health worldwide.

New Product: Locus AG Rhizolizer Organic Probiotic

Fertilizer, New Products

OMRI recently approved an organic formulation of Rhizolizer, a line of non-GMO microbial soil amendments that has proven to be highly successful in increasing yields and reducing time to harvest.

Green Thumb Farms Launches Cold River Gold Variety


This holiday season, home cooks will be able to purchase the premium potato that professional chefs in Maine have loved for years. Cold River Gold from Green Thumb Farms is now available to consumers at select retailers in New England.

Soil’s History: A Solution to Soluble Phosphorus?

Articles, Fertilizer

Past applications of phosphorus fertilizers affect availability to crops

Bill Gates: Why I Love Fertilizer

Articles, Fertilizer

I’ve never been shy about my passion for fertilizer. It’s a magical innovation that’s responsible for saving millions of lives from hunger and lifting millions more out of poverty by boosting agricultural productivity.

Calendar: Western Water Summit

Event Calendar

Jan. 22-23 at Paradise Point Resort in San Diego

Side Delights Suggests Plant-based Menu Planning


Side Delights has introduced some new ways to help create “plant-based menu plans” as the trend continues toward diets and ways of eating that focus more on vegetables and less on meat.

Potato Shortage in Manitoba


Manitoba potato growers had expected to produce about 22 million hundredweight of potatoes in 2018, but the actual total will be about nine percent less.

Technology to Boost Processed Potato Quality


Pulsed Electric Field (PEF) technology is said to improve the overall quality and safety of processed potato products, and to optimize process efficiency, while reducing energy costs associated with the processing of potatoes.

New Product: Reinke Annex Pivot Controller

Irrigation, New Products

Reinke introduces its RPM Annex pivot controller, a device that wires into main control panels and allows growers to upgrade to the latest technology by “annexing” their existing panels.

HZPC Americas Seeking Tissue Culture Laboratory Supervisor


HZPC Americas Corporation, located in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, is the North American seed potato partner of the HZPC Group. The tissue culture laboratory supervisor is a seasonal part-time position in Charlottetown.

New Product: White Planters VER Planting Toolbars

New Products

New vacuum-electric-ready toolbars can be fully customized with Precision Planting components