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Dow Sells Global Dinitroaniline Herbicide Portfolio By: 11/30/2015 @ 4:42pm

As Dow AgroSciences looks to the future of weed control, it's decided to sell its entire global dinitroaniline (DNA) herbicide portfolio. Gowan Company announced…

2016 Soybean Acres to Outpace Corn By: 11/20/2015 @ 3:31pm

2016 is looking to be the year of soybeans. Chris Hurt, Purdue University agricultural economist, is predicting corn…

Corn has Competition as Ethanol's Leading Grain By: 11/18/2015 @ 10:02am

In terms of ethanol production, corn has some competition this winter— grain sorghum. The grain, also known as milo…

3 Big Things Today, Nov. 30 By: 11/30/2015 @ 6:23am

Corn, Soybeans Little Changed Overnight as Investors Weigh Exports vs. GlutCorn futures were little changed in overnight trading as investors weigh an unexpectedly strong export sales report on Friday against…

Blizzard Conditions Move Into Central Plains By: 11/18/2015 @ 11:22am

Parts of the central Plains are bracing for a blizzard that blew down out of Colorado and into the High Plains yesterday (agriculture.com/weather).Blizzard conditions are expected in some parts of the Plains…

New Corn Rootworm Technology on the Way By: 11/16/2015 @ 5:14pm

Monsanto has been granted final U.S. approval for MON 87411, or corn rootworm III (CRWIII), which marked the trait’s final U.S. approval necessary to support full food, feed, and environmental…

European Regulators Affirm Glyphosate Safety By: 11/13/2015 @ 12:06pm

European Union regulators have concluded that the widely used herbicide glyphosate is unlikely to cause cancer, a ruling that runs counter to a controversial assessment issued recently by an arm of the World…

108-Bushel Yield Breaks Illinois Soybean Record By: 11/13/2015 @ 10:02am

Farmer Jason Lakey and his father, Robert, have set a new state record for the most impressive soybean yield in Illinois at 108.3 bushels.The Lakeys used 20-inch rows with a 4.1 maturity group variety, Asgrow…

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