Even as the El Niño weather phenomenon continues to impact global temperatures and crops, its counterpart La Niña is increasingly expected to emerge in the coming months for the first time in four years.
Demand for bank loans, loan extensions and renewals is surging among U.S. farmers, and farm incomes are forecast to fall for a third year, as grain and livestock prices remain stubbornly low, according to reports from Federal Reserve Banks on Thursday.
Rhyme fungicide from FMC, first registered in California in late 2014 for grapes, has now received approval from the California Department of Pesticide Regulation for a wide range of specialty crops including: almonds, walnuts, tomatoes, strawberries, melons, stone fruits, brassicas and leafy vegetables.
Growers looking to control their toughest weeds will have access to Acuron Flexi corn herbicide from Syngenta for the 2016 growing season. The herbicide recently received registration from the federal EPA.
Temperature extremes during shipping and elevated pathogen levels may be contributing to honey bee queens failing faster today than in the past, according to a study just published by U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientists in the scientific journal PLOS One.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold an online technical briefing on its preliminary pollinator risk assessment for imidacloprid, a neonicotinoid insecticide, on Feb. 18, 2016, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).
As presidential candidates stake out their 2016 election platforms and key priorities, growers and their business partners should seek opportunities to move agricultural priorities forward this election season.
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