Tuesday Apr 15
Stewardship warns growers of increased leatherjacket threat
Growers are being warned that there is an increased threat to grass leys, following a bumper year for the leatherjacket pest in 2013.
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Tuesday Apr 15
Gear up for volunteer potato control in sugar beet
As sugar beet is becoming established, growers should consider the consequences of the recent mild winter with little or no frosts.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Local Charities Benefit From Dow AgroSciences Award Program
LOCAL CHARITIES BENEFIT FROM DOW AGROSCIENCES AWARD PROGRAM Apr. 9, 2014 Source: Dow AgroSciences news release Most would think being named a Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Ag Expo Southeastern Farmer of the Year is the pinnacle of achievement for an agricultural producer in the 10 Southern states in the program.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
GMO Producers Spend 1/2 Million to Stop Oregon GMO Labeling
Monsanto , DuPont Pioneer , Syngenta , Bayer , BASF , and Dow AgroSciences have donated a combined $455,000 to Good Neighbor Farmers, the political action committee fighting Measure 15-119.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Seeker insecticide newly registered for 2014 use
Dow AgroSciences announced that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved federal registration for Seeker insecticide with Isoclast active.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Big Solutions to Improve Dow's Balance Sheet
The Dow Chemical Company is the largest U.S. chemical maker by sales. It is engaged in manufacturing and supplying products used primarily as raw materials in the manufacture of customer products and services.
Mesquite Meets Its Match
Mesquite is one of the biggest enemies faced by southwestern ranchers. The bushy, deep-rooted plant populates pastures by the millions across much of Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma, robbing grass of precious water and limiting much-needed grazing.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
The Star Press
Another view: Swing toward sustainability on farm
Thousands of dedicated scientists worldwide, like those working for Indianapolis-based Dow AgroSciences, are searching for ways to feed an escalating global population on shrinking amounts of arable land.
Dow AgroSciences Receives EPA Registration For Seeker Insecticide
Dow AgroSciences announces that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved federal registration for Seeker insecticide with Isoclast active.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
4/1/2014 - IBJ Says DowAgroSciences LLC May Become Stand-Alone Business
Dow AgroSciences LLC, based here, is likely to become a stand-alone public company in the next three years, according to some Wall Street analysts if in a year or two Dow Agro's profits are on course to double from current levels, reported the Indianapolis Business Journa l March 31. The IBJ says that the parent company of Dow Agro, Michigan-based ... (more)
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Indianapolis Business News
Parent of Dow Agro sets stage to cash in
Dow AgroSciences LLC is likely to become a stand-alone public company in the next three years, according to some Wall Street analysts - if the wunderkind division of Dow Chemical Co.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Mid-South growers waiting on weather for final planting decisions
Market watchers have been speculating most of this year on how the crop acreage will shake out in 2014.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Dow Expands Divestiture Target To Boost Profitability
The Dow Chemical Company recently announced the expansion of its near-term divestiture plan to include non-core assets worth $1.5-2 billion more.