April 16, 2021
Articles

BioSafe Names PNW Sales Rep

Chad Christopherson will be joining the BioSafe Systems team from Washington to continue to develop relationships with other professionals in the agriculture business.
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April 16, 2021
Articles
Kevin Yarr

P.E.I. Exporting Potato Expertise to Canada's North

Researchers are looking into advantages and disadvantages of farming in the North
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April 16, 2021
Articles, Fertilizer, New Products

Verdesian Acquires Cytozyme Labs

Addition bolsters an already-robust slate of nutrient use efficiency technologies
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April 15, 2021
Articles, Irrigation

Propane’s Role in the Evolving Ag Energy Landscape

The Propane Education & Research Council hosted an online panel to discuss the future of the agriculture and energy industries, what new emissions standards or government regulations could mean for farmers across the country, and the unique benefits that
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April 15, 2021
Articles
Jon LaPorte

Negotiating Land Rent in Times of High Market Prices

Key talking points can help both landowners and producers understand farmland value.
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April 15, 2021
Articles

UPL Hires Gilliam to Expand BioSolutions Business

To support UPL Ltd.’s growing BioSolutions business, the company has hired Randy Gilliam to service its North and East territory regions with strategic sales support.
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April 15, 2021
Articles, Seed Potatoes

Royal Avebe, Solynta Partner on Hybrid Potato Breeding

Royal Avebe will be working with hybrid potato breeding company Solynta on the hybrid breeding of starch potato varieties.
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April 14, 2021
Articles

International Effort to Combat Crop-Threatening Weeds

International Weed Genomics Consortium led by Colorado State University
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April 14, 2021
Articles

USDA Aid to Help Klamath Basin Drought

Department allocates up to $10 million to partner with California and Oregon to assist producers impacted by drought in Klamath River Basin
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April 14, 2021
Articles

USDA Chief Actuary Highlights Crop Insurance Strengths

America’s farmers and ranchers face an incredible number of risks every year, ranging from catastrophic weather events to market disruptions.
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April 14, 2021
Articles
Bill Tomson

Mexican Potato Farmers Vow to Continue Fight against U.S. Imports

Mexico’s Supreme Court has again refused to make a ruling that could allow substantial new access to the Mexican market worth hundreds of millions of dollars annually for U.S. potatoes.
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April 14, 2021
Articles
Mikkel Pates

Alberta Growers Optimistic as Planting Begins

H&S Manufacturing is a vibrant, agricultural related manufacturing company that sprang from an innovative potato and sugarbeet farm in northwestern Minnesota.
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April 12, 2021
Articles, Fertilizer, New Products

New Product: Lyra 3-in-1 Biostimulant

Verdesian Life Sciences offers an exciting new tool for nutrient management in drip irrigation.
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April 12, 2021
Between the Rows
Tyrell Marchant, Editor

Below the Surface: Working from Home

Farm kids and their professional advantages
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April 11, 2021
Articles

Motion Announces Director of Corporate Development

Motion Industries announces that Jim May was promoted to director of corporate development, effective April 1.
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April 09, 2021
Articles, New Products, Potato Equipment

Art’s Way Introduces Robust New Equipment

New X Series manure spreaders and 9016-HD high dump cart offer hard-working features and benefits.
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April 09, 2021
Articles

Alberta Declared PCN-Free

Alberta exports the most seed potatoes in Canada, so the suspected presence of PCN in the province has been a challenge for producers looking to ship their products to the U.S. and Asia.
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April 09, 2021
Articles, Irrigation, New Products

Reinke Recognizes Rain for Rent as Top 10 Dealer

Reinke Manufacturing has recognized Rain for Rent as a top 10 dealer in total sales, top five parts dealer and top five in territory sales for the U.S. and Canada.
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April 09, 2021
Articles

Motion Announces Group VP

Motion Industries announces that Aurelio Banda will join the company as Motion’s new group vice president of automation, effective April 1.
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April 09, 2021
Articles

Koch Agronomic Acquires Compass Minerals' North American Micronutrient Assets

Koch Agronomic Services, LLC reached an agreement with Compass Minerals to purchase Compass' North American micronutrient assets, the global intellectual property rights, with trademarks and patents, and certain other assets associated with the Wolf Trax,
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April 09, 2021
Articles

ProSource Produce Introduces Idaho Potato Packaging

ProSource Produce LLC has released the first images of the company’s branded potato packaging.
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April 09, 2021
Articles, Irrigation

Joint Statement from Ag, Interior Secretaries on Western Water

In response to worsening drought conditions in many areas of the West, secretary of the interior Deb Haaland and secretary of agriculture Tom Vilsack released this statement.
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April 08, 2021
New Products, Potato Equipment

New Product: Unverferth Raptor Strip-Till Tool

The Raptor strip-till tool features TerrainPro row units with independent depth control to optimally follow soil terrain for creating the ideal seedbed in six stages.
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April 07, 2021
Articles
Sean Ellis

Letter Raises Alarm over U.S.-Mexico Food & Ag Trade

Twenty-seven of the nation’s leading food and agriculture associations have raised the alarm over what they claim is a rapidly deteriorating trade relationship with Mexico when it comes to food and ag product exports.
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April 07, 2021
Articles

Alsum Farms & Produce Adds to Sales Staff

Alsum Farms & Produce Inc. announces the recent addition of Gary Stevens as director of sales and business development.
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April 06, 2021
Articles

Tasteful Selections Launches Second Quarter of “It’s the Little Things” Campaign

Tasteful Sections delivers new recipes, new prizes and more inspirational content
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April 06, 2021
Articles

Covering the Bases

AGCO agronomists studying cover crops to optimize soil health and carbon capture
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April 06, 2021
Articles
Dana Rady, Wisconsin Potato & Vegetable Growers Association

Exceeding Expectations

Wisconsin potatoes perform well in retail promotion
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April 05, 2021
50 for 50, Articles, Grower of the Month

50 for 50: Keith & Helen Masser

For nearly a half-century, the Massers have been deeply involved in the potato industry beyond their own successful business.
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April 05, 2021
Articles, Irrigation

IA welcomes Rain Bird as Preferred Partner

Rain Bird Corporation has become the Irrigation Association's newest Preferred Partner.
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April 05, 2021
Articles, New Products

AGCO, EZ-Drops to Bring Y-Logic Nutrient Delivery System to RoGator Sprayers

Y-Logic brings greater precision to crop nutrient delivery, maximizing crop yield and minimizing losses to the environment.
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April 02, 2021
Between the Rows

Between the Rows: Wrong Again

Why trusting idiots is really your only option
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