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Smart thinking for challenging times: 2019 seed and disease outlook

Smart thinking for challenging times: 2019 seed and disease outlook

February 25, 2019

Smart growers know it starts with the right seed. And that diseases can sneak up and ruin a season’s worth of work. Our two experts weigh in on what to know.

The two most unpredictable things in farming: markets and weather.

The two most unpredictable things in farming: markets and weather.

February 4, 2019

Sharp insights, smart thinking and crystal-ball prognosticating from a grain market analyst and a meteorologist on what might happen in 2019.

A new solution for piercing and sucking insects.

A new solution for piercing and sucking insects.

December 17, 2018

We go coast to coast to learn about the latest tool to control piercing and sucking insects that are sucking the profits out of your soybean and citrus crops.

Find out what’s brewing in the evolving world of barley.

Find out what’s brewing in the evolving world of barley.

October 1, 2018

North Dakota barley grower Gary Beck and Pat Hayes, Professor at Oregon State, discuss how this ancient grain is evolving with new traits and growing practices. 

One state. 6,800 almond farms. 2.27 billion pounds of almonds.

One state. 6,800 almond farms. 2.27 billion pounds of almonds.

September 4, 2018

Almond grower Christine Gemperle and Leigh Ann Harrison of BASF come out of their shells and talk about the 2.27 billion lb. almond crop in California. 

BASF broadens its portfolio with acquisitions from Bayer.

BASF broadens its portfolio with acquisitions from Bayer.

August 14, 2018

Big news in the ag business as Paul Rea, Senior Vice President of Agricultural Solutions at BASF, updates us on BASF’s acquisition of some assets from Bayer.

We’re serving up an informative dish of potato talk.

We’re serving up an informative dish of potato talk.

August 9, 2018

Kasia Duellman of the University of Idaho and Curtis Rainbolt of BASF talk about the leading vegetable crop in the U.S., the humble, yet complex potato. 

Target Spot: If you wait, is it too late? The experts weigh in.

Target Spot: If you wait, is it too late? The experts weigh in.

July 18, 2018

Plant Pathology Professor Dr. Bob Kemerait and John Schultz of BASF discuss the disease that can cause big trouble in a hurry, and what you can do about it. 

Engenia® herbicide stewardship, part two: The word from the field.

Engenia® herbicide stewardship, part two: The word from the field.

June 8, 2018

A cotton grower in Texas and a soybean grower in Minnesota weigh in on how Engenia herbicide worked for them last year, and how they plan to use it this year.

Engenia® herbicide stewardship, part one: Know before you go spray.

Engenia® herbicide stewardship, part one: Know before you go spray.

June 1, 2018

Chad Asmus, BASF Technical Marketing Manager, and Jeff Spencer, BASF Digital Farming Group Development Lead, give us the scoop on Engenia herbicide stewardship.