USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture Jan. 19 announced four grants totaling $13.6 million to combat citrus greening disease. The agency has awarded $400 million to fight the disease since 2009.
The Missouri Department of Agriculture said it hopes to be able to lift its ban on the herbicide dicamba as early as this week, a restriction it ordered after complaints that use of the weed killer by some farmers was damaging crops in adjacent fields. Read moreRead More »
As 2018 gets into full swing for the ag market, the dust is finally settling on consolidation. Kicking off the new year, the industry said good-bye to such long-time names as Agrium, DuPont Crop Protection, and PotashCorp and hello to Nutrien, Syngenta/ChemChina, and DowDuPont. Read moreRead More »