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Tuesday, January 25, 2011
Cargill and KSU Develop Feed Safety Research Center
US — Cargill today announced a partnership with Kansas State University (KSU) for the construction of the Cargill Center for Feed Safety Research. ...
Monday, January 24, 2011
Forage Maize Options Offer Yield, High Feed Value
UK - British Seed HOuses has several new offerings this season, giving growers more yield, higher feed value and ultra earliness. ...
Pioneer Releases 108 New Corn Products for 2011
US - Growers of Pioneer brand seed just got a lot more choices for the 2011 growing season. ...
Thursday, January 20, 2011
Growmark Purchases CF Industries Fertilizer Terminals
US - Growmark, Inc. has signed an agreement to acquire three fertilizer storage terminals currently owned by CF Industries. ...
Tuesday, January 18, 2011
John Deere Tractor Breaks Four Fuel Records
John Deere's 2010 model year 8R Series tractors have continued to break fuel efficiency records for large row-crop tractors. ...
Ducks, Bayer Extend Winter Wheat Research Funding
CANADA - Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) and Bayer CropScience announced that they will be providing funding to Dr. Brian Fowler at the University of Saskatchewan for winter wheat research. ...
Monday, January 17, 2011
Soy Fungicide Proline Gets US Approval
US - State regulatory officials have approved Proline fungicide (active ingredient: prothioconazole) from Bayer CropScience, according to agropages.com. ...
Friday, January 14, 2011
John Deere Joins Open Farm Sunday Sponsors
UK - John Deere has accepted an invitation to become the exclusive machinery sponsor for Open Farm Sunday, which this year takes place on 12 June. ...
Thursday, January 13, 2011
Seed Breeder Announces UK Presence
CAUSSADE Semences, an established and successful farmer-owned breeding cooperative in France, is launching its presence in the UK with its Duo CS Maize concept, according to A&I. ...
Friday, January 07, 2011
Monsanto Reveils Project Progress in R&D Update
US - Several projects across platforms and crops designed to improve farmers' on-farm productivity and profitability advanced phases on Thursday as part of Monsanto Company's (NYSE: MON) annual...
Thursday, December 30, 2010
Bayer Responds to Honey Bee Concerns
GERMANY - Bayer CropScience announced that the claims by some environmental groups against one of its products are incorrect and unwarranted with regard to honey bee concerns. ...
Thursday, December 23, 2010
Bayer and BASF to Develop Higher-yielding Hybrid Rice
GERMANY - Bayer CropScience and BASF Plant Science announced a long-term collaboration agreement to improve rice productivity through plant biotechnology. ...
Cornwall Farmers Sells Farm Machinery Business
UK - Cornwall Farmers has completed the sale of its agricultural machinery business, which is now being run by two new John Deere franchises in the county. ...
Tuesday, December 21, 2010
Rea Valley Tractors Deal Confirmed
UK - John Deere has confirmed that Shropshire dealership Rea Valley Tractors has now been acquired by Simon Clarke, the owner of Derbyshire dealer Agricultural Industrial Services Ltd (AIS). ...
Friday, December 17, 2010
John Deere's Flagship Sprayer Improved for 2011
UK - A new John Deere 5430i self-propelled sprayer with 36m boom will be seen for the first time in the UK on the company's stand (G30, Avenue B) at the LAMMA '11 show in January. ...
Friday, December 03, 2010
Bauer Appoints UK & Ireland Sales Manager
UK - Crop irrigation and slurry handling equipment specialist Bauer has appointed Adrian Tindall as Sales Manager for the UK and Ireland. ...
Wednesday, November 24, 2010
John Deere Dealer Merger
UK - John Deere dealers C Smart Agricultural Services Ltd and Ashworth Farm Machinery Ltd have agreed to merge their existing businesses to form one new company, covering Dorset, East Devon,...
Friday, November 19, 2010
New John Deere 8R Series Tractors for 2011
EU - Following the introduction of the new 8R Series range of tractors last year, John Deere has announced five newly styled wheeled models from 260 to 360hp, designed to meet European Stage...
Friday, November 12, 2010
Monsanto Eyes High-Yielding Corn for China
CHINA - Monsanto Company is reported to be planning to grow a new variety of corn in China, which is a major maize growing country....
Friday, November 05, 2010
Tractors: Core Business of the Argo Industrial Group
GLOBAL - ARGO SpA will devote its resources entirely to the development and production of Landini, McCormick and Valpadana tractors in future as a result of an agreement to transfer ownership...
Wednesday, November 03, 2010
Gator Gets a Major Makeover
UK & IRELAND - Power steering, improved braking and suspension and increased load capacity are among 13 new features on John Deere's latest XUV Gator utility vehicle, which is now the fastest...
Thursday, September 30, 2010
John Deere European Parts DC Continues to Expand
GERMANY - With the addition of a new parts deconsolidation and packaging facility (DECON Centre), John Deere's European Parts Distribution Centre (EPDC) in Bruchsal, Germany continues to expand...
Tuesday, July 27, 2010
John Deere Officially Opens ETIC in Germany
GERMANY - John Deere has officially opened its new European Technology and Innovation Centre (ETIC) in Kaiserslautern, Germany. ...
Tuesday, July 20, 2010
New Era for John Deere Apprentice Training
UK - From the start of the new academic year in September 2010, John Deere's award winning Ag Tech, Turf Tech and Parts Tech apprentice technician training programmes will be managed in partnership...
Tuesday, June 01, 2010
John Deere Expands Parts Operations in Europe
EU - John Deere is taking another quantum leap to enhance its parts distribution network in Europe....
Monday, May 17, 2010
John Deere Dealers Complete Brake Test Training
UK - John Deere has recently completed an extensive programme of dealer training in the UK and Ireland, as part of the current industry wide 'Look Behind You' campaign to promote safe tractor...
Monday, April 12, 2010
Mannheim Factory Celebrates 50 Years
GERMANY - John Deere's Mannheim tractor factory celebrates a memorable anniversary in April 2010: the roll-out of the first green and yellow John Deere Lanz tractors from the assembly lines,...
Thursday, March 11, 2010
RTK Goes Mobile and Further
UK - John Deere's AMS (Agricultural Management Solutions) division has announced two new ways of supplying farm vehicles with highly accurate GPS correction signals for precision farming applications...
John Deere Joins CESAR Security Scheme
UK - To help counter the increasing problem of tractor and machinery theft, John Deere has announced that all its Mannheim-built tractors will be fitted with the official CESAR Scheme Datatag...
Monday, December 07, 2009
Phototropic Aquaculture the Centre of Attention
GERMANY - Small versatile aquatic plants - microalgae and microcrops - were responsible for pulling together 150 scientists from around the world in the German city of Hamburg last week. ...
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