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.
Both Case IH and New Holland equipment companies issued extremely similar news releases claiming to be the leaders in offering the same or similar type of RTK products and services by a national original equipment manufacturers.
Bunge Ltd. has launched legal proceedings against Egypt's state grain buyer over a rejected cargo of French wheat, highlighting uncertainty among suppliers who are already charging a risk premium to the world's largest wheat importer.
New Hampshire Commissioner of Agriculture Lorraine Merrill recently testified in front of members of New Hampshire's House Environment and Agriculture Committee regarding House Bill 1674, a bill that requires the labeling of genetically engineered foods.
AgGateway and the Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA) are encouraging agricultural retailers and distributors to take advantage of a new standard to reduce the cost and complexity of sales reporting. AgGateway and ARA are holding a free, one-hour webinar on Feb. 25 to educate those interested in the format.