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Connecticut Agricultural Day Creates Buzz For RISE’s Educational Pollinator Program

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RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment) in partnership with the Connecticut Environmental Council (CTEC), worked together to talk with Connecticut elected officials and residents about …

Education

NIFA, NSF Announce $6 Million in Available Funding to Develop Technologies

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) Biological Sciences Directorate (BIO) announced $6 million …

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Senninger Pivot Placer

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Senninger has announced their new Pivot Placer, a cloud-based portal that helps dealers improve their customer support and overall business through easy access to information on customers’ …

Fruits

River Fresh Farms Brings Year-Round Single-Source Supply of Produce

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River Fresh Farms has launched to bring produce customers a year-round supply of high-demand products, sourced from a global family of multi-generational farmers. The grower-shipper company …

Education

Donofrio Joins Neogen as Director of Microbiology

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Neogen Corporation has announced that Dr. Robert Donofrio has joined the company as the director of microbiology, research and development in Neogen’s Lansing, Mich.-based food safety research …

Equipment Products

Nelson Irrigation Pressure Range for Pivot Orbitor

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Nelson Irrigation has announced an expanded pressure range for the O3000 and O3030 Orbitor sprinklers. Testing concludes that pressures as low as 6 psi (0.4 bar) …

Vegetables

Sakata Releases New Third-Party Sensory Analysis Results; New Golden Beet

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Over the past decade, Sakata Seed America has steadily risen to the top of the beet game with genetics that provide great yield and consistency in …

Vegetables

Grimmway Farms: Producing Consistent Carrots Twice a Year

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The carrot business is all about consistent quality. Provide a predictable, high-quality product and you’ll never have to worry about a market. Getting to that sweet …

AgricultureVegetables

Getting to the Root of Good Carrot Production

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Producers who expect to sell mass quantities of carrots to stores for a profit can glean tips on how to help them grow the best carrots …

Vegetables

Carrots and Other Veggies—the Real Rock Stars!

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If you haven’t picked up on anything from our January issue, we have been trying a few new things. One of them is the rollout of …

Education

NMSU to Host Annual Fruit Growers’ Workshop in Santa Fe

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New Mexico State University and the New Mexico Department of Agriculture will host the annual fruit growers’ workshop March 4 at the Santa Fe County Fair Building, 3229 …

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BioSafe Systems Partners with Leader Logistics

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BioSafe Systems announces a new strategic partnership with Leader Logistics of Coldwater, Michigan. Leader Logistics will begin manufacturing, warehousing and shipping products exclusively for BioSafe Systems …

Equipment Products

AGCO Introduces White Planters 9800VE Series Planters

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AGCO Corporation unveiled the new White Planters™ 9800VE Series planter during the 2016 National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, Ky. The 9800VE Series planters are the result …

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BioSafe Systems Chosen by CPS for Research Study

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BioSafe Systems has announced the Center for Produce Safety (CPS) has selected SaniDate® 5.0 and SaniDate® 12.0 as participating chemistries in multiple research studies for 2016, …