Recent Stories by Guest Commentary
May 31, 2019 by Guest Commentary
The skills gap is a problem the entire United States faces, but the agriculture sector in particular struggles to fill an increasing number of vacant jobs that only the tech-savvy can do.
Feb 01, 2019 by Guest Commentary
Proso millet could become a key crop in water-limited areas now that its genome has been sequenced.
Jan 10, 2019 by Guest Commentary
OSHA’s Top 10 most-cited violations for fiscal year 2018 was announced
Oct 29, 2018 by Guest Commentary
New business partners are expected to be able to connect electronically when they begin working with Growmark.
Oct 12, 2018 by Guest Commentary
Adopting eConnectivity brought a unique set of challenges, but it also brought large benefits as Tammy Creswell, IT eBusiness Manager, JR Simplot, explains.
Oct 08, 2018 by Guest Commentary
Being a commodity producer means you are a price taker, forever depending on external forces outside your control. Only the strong survive, by being a low-cost producer or managing price risk exposure
Sep 28, 2018 by Guest Commentary
Co-Alliance manages a very large seed business requiring many SKUs to cover a complex variety of seed size and trait combinations.
Aug 30, 2018 by Guest Commentary
“Seed department profitability is now contributing significantly to our company’s bottom line,” says Randy Fry, Ceres Data Process and Information Systems Manager.
Aug 24, 2018 by Guest Commentary
IFCA makes four suggestions to EPA on future decisions for dicamba
Jul 18, 2018 by Guest Commentary
As you manage through the capital-intensive decisions for machinery, there are three major areas of consideration which include an accounting perspective, replacement scheduling and market value conditions.
Jun 25, 2018 by Guest Commentary
Farm Journal Agronomist Ken Ferrie of Crop-Tech Consulting is back after a week of vacation, he and covers the gamut in this week’s Boots In the Field Report.