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Plants Punch Back: Someday Your Crops Will Defend Themselves By: 01/02/2015 @ 11:02am

If plants were people, you might think they’d be peace-sign-clothed, turn-the-other-cheek pacifists.Guess again.By sensing their environment, plants are able to…

Confidentiality Agreements By: 09/17/2014 @ 4:32pm

Rubber bands can seemingly stretch and stretch and stretch. Eventually, though, the stretching stops and morphs into a…

Advanced Irrigation Technology Optimizes Allocated Water By: 09/16/2014 @ 1:52pm

While many Midwest farmers tile their ground to remove excess water, farmers in places like Nebraska are trying to…

Q & A: Robb Fraley, Monsanto CTO By: 09/03/2014 @ 2:04pm

Robb Fraley, Monsanto’s chief technology officer, is excited about coming agricultural technologies, but he’s looking for new ways to explain these technologies to nonfarmers.Robb Fraley and Monsanto are…

Automated Soil-Sampling System By: 08/11/2014 @ 4:55pm

The details are in the dirt. It’s a fact that has become even more clear as both tillage practices and advanced technologies have demanded that soil samples be taken more comprehensively and intensively.“I…

Consider the Tomato By: 08/11/2014 @ 2:43pm

There’s not a person in America who doesn’t dream of tasting once more the tomatoes that grew in Grandpa’s backyard. There’s not a foodie who doesn’t associate regular supermarket tomatoes with…

Yield360 helps farmers take control and capture yield potential By: 07/10/2014 @ 1:21pm

Gregg Sauder, founder and former CEO of Precision Planting, has recently launched Yield360. According to the company, the system will help farmers take control of factors that limit crop yield potential and…

U of Missouri Pest Management Field Day By: 06/29/2014 @ 5:52pm

Features waterhemp, cover crops, and corn and soybean pests.

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