New Crop Health Insights Validate Agriscience Development

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St. Paul, Minn. – Sentera, the industry leading ag analytics platform powered by machine learning, has launched seven new crop health and performance analytics as part of its FieldInsights product, which helps agronomic leaders make critical in-season and

Research Helps Potato Producers Achieve Maximum Success With Cover Crops

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Participants on a field tour of eastern Kings County sponsored by the Agronomy Initiative for Marketable Yield check out potato samples at one of the stops. Looking at the best cover crops for a changing PEI climate is one of the major priorities of the i

Arva Intelligence Joins USDA Partnerships For Climate-Smart Commodities

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Houston, Texas (AgPR) — Arva Intelligence has announced its participation in three proposals selected for award by the USDA’s new initiative to fund sustainability and climate solutions in agriculture.

Shell Rotella Celebrates National Farmer’s Day With Second Annual Supertractors Competition

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Houston, Texas (AgPR) — Shell Rotella is hosting the second annual SuperTractors virtual tractor beauty contest to celebrate National Farmer’s Day. SuperTractors began in 2021 in order to recognize and honor hardworking farmers and allow them to showcase

Dilution Solutions Welcomes Justin Sorenson As Technical Sales Rep

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Dilution Solutions LLC, with corporate offices in Clearwater, FL, has announced new team member Justin Sorenson as a Technical Sales Representative.

Legend 5L ST Insecticide Seed Treatment Launched In US Seed Treatment Market

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Ankeny, IA — Albaugh has announced the registration from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for Legend 5L ST, a new insecticide seed treatment offering available for sale in fall 2022.

MountainKing Potatoes Begins Re-Brand Of Butter Russets As Butter Cream Potatoes

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Houston, TX – MountainKing has launched a re-brand of one of its popular, gourmet varietals with the introduction of its Butter Cream Potatoes, now available in three-pound poly mesh bags.

Retail Consumers Spent More On Potatoes

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Potato retail sales increased in dollar sales but decreased in volume sales from July 2021-June 2022, compared to the same time frame a year ago. As consumer prices increased by 10.5 percent, retail dollar sales increased by 5.7 percent.

Part 2 - Harvest Begins In Eastern Idaho

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Another sure sign that the potato harvest has begun in eastern Idaho (and that it’s also fall), is Idaho Spud Day in Shelley, ID.

Harvest Begins In Eastern Idaho – Part 1

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The potato harvest is in full swing in parts of eastern Idaho and despite a couple of (welcome) rain showers, it seems to be going well.

Albaugh Announces Facilities Expansion In St. Joseph, Missouri

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Ankney, IA — Albaugh has announced the expansion of its flagship North American manufacturing facility, located in St. Joseph, Missouri.

Lime Application Study Assesses Looming Soil Threat

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Moscow, Idaho – A northern Idaho farmer planted barley after a few years of raising Kentucky bluegrass. The barley seedlings grew to about 3 inches tall and then started to die.

Oregon State And Partners Will Receive $50 Million Grant To Develop Climate-Smart Potatoes

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Corvallis, Ore. – Oregon State University has been awarded a $50 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to work with farmers and Native American Tribes on cropping practices that can enhance soil health and reduce the carbon footprint of th

Pivot Bio Launches The First-Ever On-Seed Nitrogen

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Berkeley, Calif. – Pivot Bio launched an entirely new class of products that integrates nitrogen seamlessly with the seed during planting. The first-ever product to deliver nitrogen-producing microbes on the seed for crops like corn, sorghum, and spring

Can Wild Potato Relatives Help Tame Zebra Chip Disease?

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A new study led by Texas A&M AgriLife researchers has revealed some resistance to zebra chip disease among certain wild species of potato.

Ceres Solutions Cooperative Assumes Operations Of Frick Services Agronomy Locations

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Crawfordsville, IN -- Effective Sept. 13, 2022, Indiana-based agricultural cooperative Ceres Solutions announced that it will now serve customers of the former Frick Services agronomy operation. The four facilities joining the Ceres Solutions network of r