During CropLife America’s 2016 Annual Meeting held in late September in New Orleans, Louisiana, winners of the Agriculture Ambassador Award were announced. Among these winner was SCPA’s own Bucky Kennedy. The Agriculture Ambassador Award honors members of the media or allied organizations with CLA who have made a major contribution to the education of the public about crop protection and their contribution to a safe, affordable and abundant food supply. SCPA is not only grateful for what Bucky does within our organization with our members, but also for his contribution with our affiliates such as CropLife America. Congratulations, Bucky!
The annual ag retail leadership winter retreat known as the Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA) Conference and Expo took its talents to the desert this year, and let me be the first (and only) to tell you, the hot conferencin’ and networkin’ action was anything but dry, folks. 😉 Read moreRead More »
Bayer is selling its entire vegetable seeds business—and BASF is contemplating yet another seed purchase. Operating under the global name Nunhems, Bayer is selling the vegetable seeds business to appease European Union (EU) concerns over its pending acquisition of Monsanto. Bayer recently stated it’s in exclusive talks with BASF for[…]Read More »