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New Product: JCB Compact Track Loaders

New Products

JCB introduces its 210T and 215T compact track loaders, offering the power and performance of large-platform compact track loaders in small-platform, easily towable machines.

Red River Valley Potatoes Having Good Year


Potato growers in the Northern Plains region are enjoying healthy harvest yields, good quality and high demand.

Blackstone Named Maine’s Young Farmer of the Year


The Maine Potato Board has announced that Dan Blackstone of Caribou, Maine, has been selected as the 2018 Young Farmer of the Year.

Dosatron Receives Exceptional Employer Award


Dosatron International, Inc. is one of 10 businesses in Florida to be recognized for being exceptional employers of people with special abilities.

Calendar: Washington State Weed Conference

Articles, Event Calendar

The Washington State Weed Conference, one of the largest meetings of its kind in the United States, celebrates its 67th anniversary Nov. 1-3 at the Wenatchee Convention Center.

Wisconsin Tour Discusses Seed Potato Business

Articles, Seed Potatoes

The area near Antigo, Wis., grows about 8,000 acres of seed potatoes.

Southern Idaho Harvest Coming to an End


While wildfires raged and smoke filled Idaho’s sky, the state’s famous potato crop suffered this summer.

New Product: Rotam ReTurn XL with Oxamyl

Insecticide, New Products

Rotam announced today that ReTurn XL insecticide/nematicide for use on potato, cotton, tobacco and peanuts has just received EPA registration.

WSU Gets $1.5 Million for Specialty Crop Research


Seven research teams at Washington State University will enhance the competitiveness of Pacific Northwest crops by fighting diseases and advancing sustainable agriculture.

Senninger Introduces New Website

Articles, Irrigation

Senninger Irrigation recently introduced its new website at In addition to being more visually appealing, it provides customers with easier access to more content, including site studies, videos, application photos, and tools and softwa

Preparing a Management Plan for Rhizoctonia

Articles, Fungicide

Rhizoctonia prefers cool, moist conditions and leads to poor stands and stunted plants. The pathogen overwinters on infected tubers, in plant residue and infested soils.

FMC Cleared to Gain DuPont Crop Protection Assets


After receiving final antitrust approval from the Competition Commission of India, FMC has the all-clear to acquire a portion of DuPont’s crop protection business. India marked the final country needed to close the deal.

Fresh, Dehy, Frozen Exports Increase


Exports of frozen, dehydrated and fresh potatoes in July 2017 all showed gains compared to July 2016, according to Potatoes USA.

Eastern Idaho Potato Season Winding Down


It’s been a successful growing season for potatoes across eastern Idaho. Despite the excessive heat, this growing season brought a slightly above-normal yield of potatoes.

Sandy Soil Just Right for Nebraska Harvest


The Platte Valley's sandy soil is very helpful come harvest time for CSS Farms.

Farmers Edge Becomes Sole Distributor of Planet Satellite Imagery


Landmark deal delivers Planet’s global daily imagery directly to Farmers Edge users