BASF Launches Mobile-Friendly Weather Information Spray Tool

🕔Apr 4, 2018BASF launched its latest stewardship resource to assist growers with on-target applications this season – the  Engenia Herbicide Spray Tool.  The mobile-friendly website gives applicators key weather information at the touch […]

Ag Lending: MetLife Hits Record For Its Ag Loan Portfolio

🕔Apr 2, 2018MetLife announced today that its institutional asset management platform originated $2.9 billion in global agricultural loans in 2017, pushing its ag mortgage portfolio to $15.3 billion. In a press release, […]

AgFax Weekend: China Needs U.S. Soy | Wasting Corn Seed?

🕔Mar 29, 2018This week’s AgFax Weekend – China Needs U.S. Soy | Wasting Corn Seed? | U.S. Soy Stocks are Record Breaking | and more.

DTN Fertilizer Trends: Prices Inch Higher, but Not Much Above Last Year

🕔Mar 29, 2018Average retail fertilizer prices inched higher the third week of March 2018, continuing a trend that has been in place since last fall, according to retailers surveyed by DTN. One […]

Diesel, Gas Prices Up a Nickel

🕔Mar 28, 2018The U.S. average diesel fuel price rose nearly 4 cents to $3.01 per gallon on March 26, 2018, 48 cents higher than a year ago. Rocky Mountain prices rose nearly […]

AgFax Weekend: EU Crop Tariffs | Employee Incentives

🕔Mar 23, 2018In this week’s AgFax Weekend – EU Crop Tariffs | Employee Incentives | Spraying for Success – Management is Key | and more.

Bayer-Monsanto: European Comm. Gives Conditional Approval; More Spinoffs

🕔Mar 22, 2018The European Commission conditionally approved Bayer’s proposed acquisition of Monsanto on Wednesday. Bayer has now received approvals for the transaction from substantially more than half of the some 30 regulatory […]

Diesel Prices Slip Slightly as Gasoline Rises

🕔Mar 21, 2018The U.S. average diesel fuel price dipped slightly to $2.97 per gallon on March 19, 2018, 43 cents higher than a year ago. East Coast prices fell almost two cents […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Midsouth Diseases Take A Bigger Bite Than You Might Expect

🕔Mar 21, 2018Members of the Southern Soybean Disease Workers Group participate in an annual survey to estimate yield losses to soybean diseases in the southern US. These estimates are solicited from research and extension […]

Mississippi Soybeans: How “Ultra Early” Can You Plant?

🕔Mar 21, 2018Today’s “conventional” soybean production system in the Midsouth is the Early Soybean Production System (ESPS), which is based on early planting of early-maturing soybean varieties. Ultra-early (mid-March through early April) […]

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