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Petsense, a small-box pet specialty retailer and wholly owned subsidiary of Tractor Supply Company, Brentwood, Tennessee, has announced it will now sell 4health premium pet food as part of its quality product lineup. The 4health brand is available exclusively at Tractor Supply and Petsense locations, online at TractorSupply.com, or through buy online and pickup in-store at Petsense.com. Read more

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Massey Ferguson, a worldwide brand of AGCO, Duluth, Georgia, has announced a fresh new look for its iconic MF Triple Triangle logo and its new “Born to Farm” brand identity to celebrate its 175-year anniversary in 2022. Read more

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Bartlett, a Savage Company, has announced the launch of a new sustainability project to reduce environmental impacts of Kansas wheat production, in partnership with Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture. The Bartlett Kansas Hard Red Winter Wheat Project will help combat climate change by driving innovation in farming practices to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve soil conservation. Read more

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The economy is raising more than just prices as farmers question how to manage fertilizer investments in 2022 and for Helena Agri-Enterprises, LLC, the answer lies beneath the surface. Soil health is one of the main factors influencing fertilizer efficiency, and making it a priority next season will help farmers ensure their valuable resources are well spent. Read more

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John Deere has updated its 6R tractor lineup and added the new 6R140 and 6R165 models. The 6R140 gives customers a fourth choice in the 110-to 140-horsepower small-frame class while the 6R165 adds a third model to the mid-frame lineup of 145- to165-horsepower tractors. Read more

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The American Angus Auxiliary invites women to attend the 2022 Angus Women Connected Conference March 23 to 25 at the Elms Hotel and Spa in Excelsior Springs, Missouri. Applications close Jan. 23. Applicants will be notified of acceptance status no later than Feb. 15. Read more

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BASF, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, announced Dec. 14 its newest cotton innovation to prevail over resistant weeds, Axant Flex herbicide trait technology. This quadruple-trait herbicide stack provides tolerance to Alite 27 herbicide, BASF’s latest herbicide offering for cotton growers battling difficult to control weeds. This innovation is in addition to proven resistance management herbicide solutions Liberty and Engenia as well as glyphosate. BASF plans to bring Axant Flex te… Read more

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During a press conference at CES 2022, John Deere, Moline, Illinois, revealed a fully autonomous tractor that’s ready for large-scale production. The machine combines Deere’s 8R tractor, TruSet-enabled chisel plow, GPS guidance system and new advanced technologies. Read more

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The Deltapine New Product Evaluators Program—where commercial growers plant experimental cotton varieties to determine the best seed to put on the market—released the class of 2022 cotton seed varieties at their 14th annual NPE Summit. The in-person event was held in Scottsdale, Arizona, Dec. 10 to 12, with more than 120 Deltapine cotton growers in attendance. Read more

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Proso millet, a crop that makes more grain from less water than any other, has been neglected by the seed industry for many years. But that is starting to change. In the summer of 2021 farmers across the state of Colorado had the chance to try seed of two new varieties of proso millet—DLG 40 and DLG 240—developed by Dryland Genetics, a plant breeding start-up founded by scientists from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Iowa State University. Read more

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Merck Animal Health, known as MSD Animal Health outside the United States and Canada, a division of Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, and the American Association of Bovine Practitioners presented Mark Hilton, D.V.M., DABVP, with the Mentor of the Year Award at the AABP Annual Conference. This annual award recognizes an individual who goes above and beyond in educating, supporting and advancing the careers of future bovine veterinarians. Read more

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Tyson Foods, Springdale, Arkansas, is saying thank you to its frontline and hourly team members by giving them approximately $50 million in year-end bonuses for their efforts over the past year, according to a company news release. For team members in the United States, these one-time bonuses will be based on tenure, range from $300 to $700, and be distributed starting in December. Read more

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With agriculture being responsible for about 20% of global carbon dioxide emissions, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, carbon-efficient agricultural practices can significantly contribute to combat climate change. Read more

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Finding ways to save money is top of mind for farmers. Facing high input costs and expected supply chain delays for months to come, every purchase decision has become that much more important this year. Farmers should be looking for ways to get more value from every purchase they make on the farm—keeping in mind that value goes far beyond price. CommoditAg by Farmers Edge works directly with local retailers and suppliers to provide farmers with more options and added value on their purchases. Read more

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In observance of Veterans Day, Kubota Tractor Corporation, Grapevine, Texas. announced all five of its 2021 “Geared to Give” farmer veteran tractor recipients in partnership with the Farmer Veteran Coalition from Buck Commander’s E3 Ranch in Fort Scott, Kansas, on Nov. 11. Read more

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The Sentinel brand of equine products is celebrating Veterans Day in partnership with Wounded Warrior Project to provide critical support for warriors who benefit from equine therapy. Sentinel, manufactured by Kent Nutrition Group under the regional brands Kent and Blue Seal, is proud to demonstrate that commitment with an initial investment of $100,000 to help expand WWP’s efforts with equine therapeutic riding. Riding sessions can help warriors overcome physical and emotional wounds of… Read more

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PrairieFood, developer of an innovative approach to converting waste biomass into safe, valuable, high-carbon products for agriculture and other sectors, announces the ribbon cutting of its facility in Pratt, Kansas, along with the PrairieFood Forum + Soil Health Workshop. The ribbon cutting ceremony will be at 10:30 a.m. Nov. 15 at Pratt Municipal Airport.

The PrairieFood Forum + Soil Health Workshop begins at 1 p.m. at the Pratt County 4-H building, 81 Lake Road, Pratt. Read more

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Soybean cyst nematode is the leading cause of soybean yield loss in North America, and two industry allies are taking action to prevent loss due to SCN. BASF Agricultural Solutions, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, and The SCN Coalition have designated October as SCN Action Month to provide growers with the information needed to make sound, successful agronomic decisions to defend against this devastating pest. Read more

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Farmer success starts with seed performance, which is driven by strong agronomics and innovative product development. The new Field Forged series from NK Seeds, Downers Grove, Illinois, coming this fall, is built on those two core pillars. The inaugural lineup will feature a number of proven hybrids and varieties as well as the latest portfolio additions to come out of the Syngenta Seeds pipeline. Read more

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Nufarm Americas Inc., Morrisville, North Carolina, has launched Longbow EC. Longbow EC is the latest in Nufarm’s versatile portfolio of herbicides and harvest aids, helping growers achieve cleaner crops at harvest time and providing weed management by controlling more than 60 broadleaf weed species, such as various pigweeds, lambsquarters and waterhemp. Read more

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Pioneer, Johnston, Iowa, has introduced the Pioneer Yield Pyramid decision tool, a new proprietary, data-driven tool designed to bring even more value to farmers. By identifying where a grower is currently with crop yields and then prioritizing certain management decisions and practices, this tool can help increase yield potential in specific areas. Read more

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Titan International, Quincy, Illinois, has introduced the Titan AgraEDGE, which is a new, full-line tire offering. These tires initially are available in 17 of the most popular front and rear row crop mechanical front wheel drive tractor sizes and offer a range of additional sizes being introduced throughout 2021 for four-wheel drive tractors, combines and grain carts. Read more

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Bartlett, a Savage Company, has obtained approval from the Board of County Commissioners of Montgomery County, Kansas, to receive county-issued industrial revenue bonds to support Bartlett’s development of a soybean crushing facility in Montgomery County. The Bartlett plant will be capable of handling approximately 38.5 million bushels of soybeans annually to crush into soybean meal and refined soybean oil, feedstock used in producing renewable fuels, food products and animal feeds. Read more

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There is more to irrigating a crop than simply turning on the center pivot. The good news is more information is available than a generation ago to help growers stretch their resources. Read more

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UPL Ltd., Mumbai, India, announced a long-term strategic collaboration with FMC Corporation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, a global agricultural sciences company. The agreement provides UPL access in key markets prior to patent expiration, to commercialize Rynaxypyr active, FMC’s leading insecticide. Read more