Oklahoma Foundation Seed Stocks Opens New Complex

🕔Nov 22, 2017People may not know Oklahoma Foundation Seed Stocks by name, but anyone who enjoys munching on a sandwich or baking a cake benefits from its important work. Now with the […]

Pennsylvania Corn, Soybeans: Seed Selection Based on Disease Resistance Ratings

🕔Nov 10, 2017Hybrid (corn) or variety (soybean) selection is very important to successful crop production. Nonetheless, it can be challenging to review all of the seed guides produced annually, especially as they […]

Florida Forage Planting: Read the Seed Tag. It Might Surprise You.

🕔Oct 2, 2017Fall is here so it is time to prepare for winter grazing. Once you determine the variety(s) you will be planting (2017 Cool-Season Forage Variety Recommendations for Florida), the next […]

North Dakota Drought: Possible Grain Seed Shortage Coming

🕔Jul 18, 2017Farmers should be mindful of escalating drought conditions and the outlook for seed supplies for 2018 planting, says Ken Bertsch, North Dakota’s state seed commissioner. North Dakota State Seed Department […]

Arkansas: Seed Supplies, Choices May Prove Tight When Waters Recede

🕔May 10, 2017As the record flooding that struck northeast Arkansas less than two weeks ago has begun to crest and gradually recede in some affected areas, many growers and agricultural industry experts […]

Chemical, Seed Mergers: The Big 6 Will Soon be 4 – Then What?

🕔Apr 10, 2017Agriculture in the United States uses less land, and far less labor, today than it did in the 1940s. Yet agricultural production grew by 169 percent between 1948 and 2013, […]

USDA: 2017 Net Farm Income Projected Lowest Since 2009 – DTN

🕔Feb 9, 2017USDA sees net farm income continuing to decline in 2017 even though farmers may generate more overall revenue.  In a precursor to the USDA Outlook Forum, USDA reported Tuesday that […]

Cuba’s Potential for U.S. Ag Trade is Lost in a Labyrinth of Politics and Policy – DTN

🕔Jan 10, 2017Though a future agriculture commodity market in Cuba holds promise, it will depend on whether the industry can convince the new administration and Congress about the benefits to U.S. farmers […]

Pinnacle Ag Launches Its Own Seed Brand – Mission Seed Solutions

🕔Oct 5, 2016Pinnacle Agriculture Distribution, Inc. has announce the launch of its own proprietary seed company, Mission Seed Solutions, LLC. The firm will be based in Loveland, Colorado and “will focus on unique seed […]

Cotton Seed: Proposed Biotech Mergers Could See Price Surge

🕔Sep 23, 2016Proposed mergers by the world’s leading biotechnology firms would result in steep price increases farmers pay for cotton seed and small increases in corn and soybean seed, potentially leading to […]

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