For the 2016 growing season, Bayer CropScience is expanding the Credenz soybean seed brand nationally, with offerings in most of the U.S. soybean production regions, providing growers more choices for complete weed management and competitive yield performance.
The Climate Corporation, a division of Monsanto Company, announced the launch of its newly integrated platform - bringing existing product offerings into one seamless platform and launching new solutions to turn farm data into real value for farmers. Climate’s existing suite of digital tools will become the Climate FieldView digital platform, and the company will launch new functionality over the course of the next few weeks for the 2016 season to further support data-driven decision making on the farm.
The first field-based estimates of the 2015 corn and soybean crops from the U.S. Department of Agriculture were not what the grain markets expected bringing the potential of lower prices, according to an Iowa State University economist.
Trimble announced that its Connected Farm solution will be available in Free or Standard subscription bundles to suit growers with varying farm management requirements. The Connected Farm entry level bundle is an easy-to-use free entry point for growers to organize and access their precision farming data from any desktop computer or mobile device connected to the Internet.
Wheat is one of the most important grains worldwide, but individuals with celiac disease become very ill if they consume this grain. The only solution for people with the disease is to follow a strict gluten-free diet for life which significantly increases spending on food because of the higher price of gluten-free products.
Most row crops require nitrogen (N) and phosphorus (P) to get an adequate supply of nutrients and maximize yield. Soybeans are no different, requiring both N and P to grow, but the application of these fertilizers could have negative effects on the environment.
DuPont Pioneer announced the release of its Encirca Yield Fertility Management Service, a tool for maximizing production within growers’ existing fertility budgets. The program creates precise input modeling for phosphorus, potassium and lime.
Maximizing the biological capabilities of soybeans to fix nitrogen and enhance yield is a critical step to nourish the earth’s growing population. This prompted a decade of innovative collaboration between Precision Laboratories and Rizobacter S.A. to create new technologies that enhance efficiency and effectiveness of natural processes. Signum, the world’s first premium, single-component soybean seed inoculant is their latest, most advanced development.
AGCO Corporation announced that it will launch a new solution for wireless task data transfer. Go-Task will be one of AGCO’s solutions for wireless transfer of task data to and from select AGCO machines and supported Farm Management Information Software (FMIS) programs.