Financial markets are undercutting commodities. Renewed concerns about European Monetary Union and the euro have surged again this week, thereby spurring big U.S. dollar gains and sending stock indexes lower.
Proposed changes to China's regulations on genetically modified organisms (GMO) could further delay an already lengthy approval process for imports of new GMO crops, plant science industry association CropLife Asia said.
The Natural Resources Defense Council claims that that use of glyphosate is having a critically negative impact on monarch butterflies, and, therefore, an urgent review of labeling needs accomplished immediately.
Oregon Governor Kate Brown expanded the state's drought emergency to eight more counties on Friday amid a devastating West Coast drought and warned that water shortages could be imminent and a tough fire season may be ahead.
U.S. dollar strength again seems to be weighing on commodity markets. Renewed concerns about European Monetary Union and the euro have surged again this week, with both Greece and Italy making headlines in the financial press.
Agrilead, Inc. announced the formation of a strategic alliance with Kalo, Inc. of Overland Park, Kan. Through the alliance, Kalo will assume sales and marketing responsibility for the Agrilead NOVO Seed Care Prescription Management System and Agrilead's portfolio of seed care consumable products.
Industrial lighting specialist Larson Electronics has announced the release of a 1600 watt skid mount five stage light mast. This tower features a rotating boom that allows for 360° of rotation, a removable mast head, and a cube frame with skid pockets with 4-corner pick eyes for easy transportation.
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An online tool that wheat growers can use to determine their crop's risk for Fusarium head blight development has gotten an update that now allows growers to include more personalized information to get closer look at the risk in their area, said a wheat expert from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University.