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  • Sep 27, 2016
    press release
    Delta Farm Press

    Kioti Tractor adds high performance models to its PX Series

    Kioti Tractor, a division of Daedong-USA, Inc., is expanding its PX tractor series with the launch of three new models: the PX9530PC, PX1053PC and PX1153PC....More
  • Sep 23, 2016
    press release

    Pioneer unveils mobile nitrogen app, additional grower service choices

    DuPont Pioneer is unveiling a new self-service option to help growers manage nitrogen on their farms. The Pro level of Encirca Nitrogen service provides a field-by-field, real-time look at an operation’s nitrogen levels using a smartphone....More
  • Sep 22, 2016
    press release

    Simplicity drives Apache 2017 sprayer enhancements

    Following the successful cab and engine upgrade of 2016 sprayer models, Apache 2017 model year sprayer buyers will benefit from a list of enhancements designed to simplify operation, enhance durability and take precision application to the next level. Standard Apache spray booms now feature leak-proof, quick-service Banjo boom manifold fittings, Hypro nozzle bodies and optional stainless steel boom plumbing. Apache’s 90- and 100 foot booms have also been re-engineered to provide increased structural strength, making them ideal for rough field conditions....More
  • Sep 9, 2016
    press release

    Diflumax 2L insect growth regulator: Section 3 registration

    Helm Agro US, Inc., has received Section 3 registration by EPA for its new Diflumax 2L insecticide-miticide.  Diflumax 2L, which includes the active ingredient diflubenzuron, delivers broad-spectrum insect control in many field and row crops, orchard crops, and non-crop areas. Diflumax 2L controls a broad-spectrum of key insect pests, including armyworms, grasshoppers, Mormon crickets, pear psylla, codling moth, leafminers, Asian citrus psyllid, citrus rust mite, and other pests....More
  • Sep 2, 2016
    press release

    Ag Data Coalition adds Agri-AFC as founding member

    Agri-AFC, LLC, has added its name to the list of founding members of the Agricultural Data Coalition (ADC), becoming the 14th organization to join the group since its formation this spring....More
  • Sep 2, 2016
    press release
    Delta Farm Press

    New DeKalb Disease Shield corn products for 2017 growing season

    Farmers face the risk of major yield loss from corn diseases in any given season, but they will have a new defense in 2017 with the debut of DeKalb Disease Shield corn products. Six new DeKalb Disease Shield products are being introduced that provide industry-leading protection against today’s top corn diseases, along with exclusive genetics to maximize yield opportunity....More
  • Sep 1, 2016
    press release

    DuPont Pioneer ‘Unlock Your Yield’ Tour powered by Qrome products

    DuPont Pioneer has begun its “Unlock Your Yield Tour” to showcase the technology of Pioneer brand Qrome products. The tour vehicle — a stainless steel Timpte Super Hopper grain trailer — will travel to more than 100 industry and field demonstration events. Growers and customers can visit a tour stop to see first-hand how the proprietary technology of Qrome products unlocks corn yield potential across a broad range of industry-leading genetic platforms....More
  • Aug 31, 2016
    press release

    Case IH: AIM Command FLEX advanced spray technology

    Case IH announces new AIM Command FLEX advanced spray technology for greater application accuracy and the 25th Anniversary Patriot models to celebrate the company’s legacy of sprayer leadership. AIM Command FLEX helps operators deliver consistent, flexible and accurate application, regardless of speed and terrain — resulting in more efficient use of crop protection products. Using pulse width modulation (PWM) technology, the system enhances sprayer productivity by controlling product flow and pressure more precisely than conventional rate controllers....More
  • Aug 25, 2016
    press release

    Kinze: New single auger grain carts

    Kinze Manufacturing is introducing its 850-bushel Kinze 851 and 1,050-bushel Kinze 1051 single auger grain carts that are setting a different standard for grain handling performance — simplicity, reliability, and innovation from the company that introduced the world’s first two-wheeled flotation grain cart nearly 50 years ago....More
  • Aug 11, 2016
    press release

    EPA registers Dow Agrosciences herbicide Quelex for wheat

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved Quelex herbicide from Dow AgroSciences for use in wheat. Quelex, says the company, offers advanced broadleaf weed control, including resistant biotypes....More
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