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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.

USDA Prods Producers to Participate in Ag Census


The Census of Agriculture has begun, and the top administrator at the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service says it’s vital that growers respond.

Ag Experience Hard to Find in Government


As more and more people move into urban areas and voting districts are redrawn, there become fewer rural districts to elect people that have any connection to agriculture.

New Product: Mahindra Retriever UTVs

New Products

Twenty-four new models announced at national dealer meeting

AGCO Hires Manager of North America Public Relations


AGCO Corporation, a worldwide distributor and manufacturer of agricultural equipment, has named Kelli Cook as public relations manager for North America.

Tomra Names New Sales Director for Americas


Tomra Sorting Food has hired food industry veteran Mark Host as the company’s sales director for the Americas.

A History of French Fries


All about the origins of the world’s favorite potato dish

Soil Health Partnership Adds Two Field Managers


Illinois, Indiana staff additions aid expansion of data collection program

H2OExcel Can Reduce Winter Desiccation

New Products

Increases water absorption, nutrient uptake prior to dormancy

P.E.I. Shipping to Make Up for Low Yields


Island production fell 8 percent overall after dry summer.

Vive, United Announce Partnership


Vive Crop Protection and United Potato Growers of America are pleased to announce that Vive is now a United Potato Partner.

Chip Bags Track Potatoes Back to Farm

Articles, New Products

Kettle Brand is tagging its bags of chips with codes that let customers see which farmers grew the potatoes for them.

Michigan Upper Peninsula Variety Trial Results

Articles, Seed Potatoes

Small-scale field trials of 36 different potato varieties were planted in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, allowing growers to survey results and choose promising varieties for their operations.

In-Store Display Banners Available for Retailers


Potatoes USA has developed a variety of in-store display merchandise to elevate potato promotions for retailers throughout the U.S.

BASF Submits Trunemco Nematode Management for Registration

Insecticide, New Products

A new seed treatment mode of action to defend against damaging nematode species

ICON Panels Named Agri Marketing Product of Year

Irrigation, New Products

Valley Irrigation’s ICON series of smart panels has been named New Product of the Year by Agri Marketing Magazine.