Study describes spread of weed’s resistance to herbicide

Posted: 2017-05-22 09:35PM
Amit Jhala (left) and Debalin Sarangi A multidisc...


Syngenta launches new seed treatment fungicide

Posted: 2017-05-22 09:06PM
Basel, Switzerland PLENARIS? brings innovation to downy mildew control Adds new chemical mode of action for soil borne disease in sunflower and ot...


BASF to increase prices for construction chemicals across Europe

Posted: 2017-05-21 09:43PM
Ludwigshafen, Germany, May 15, 2017 – BASF’s Construction Chemicals division increased prices across Europe during the first quarter of 20...


BASF to divest its Micronal® PCM business to Microtek Laboratories

Posted: 2017-05-20 09:42PM
Ludwigshafen, Germany – May 17, 2017 – BASF has signed a contract to sell its Micronal® PCM business to Microtek Laboratories Inc. of ...


NCGA Collaborates with Beef Organizations

Posted: 2017-05-20 09:41PM
National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) staff met with the U.S. Meat Export Federation, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA), and Cattl...


AgriLife livestock guardian dog study numbers are in

Posted: 2017-05-20 09:36PM
Results show promise for ancient predator control method for sheep, goats Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, s-byrns@tamu.eduContact: Dr. Reid Redde...


Texas A&M hires new soil fertility faculty member in College Station

Posted: 2017-05-20 09:36PM
Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.eduContact: Dr. Julie Howe, 979-845-3814, j-howe@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Dr. Julie Howe, T...


Climate Change May Cut Cereal Yield

Posted: 2017-05-20 09:30PM
A wheat field in Provence, France, is almost ready for harvest. (republica/getty images photo) Climate change will likely cause wheat and barley yiel...


Beef Producers in Zimbabwe Gain Access to Lucrative Markets

Posted: 2017-05-20 09:26PM
For years, Zimbabwean communal farmers resorted to marketing their cattle informally and basing prices on how their animals looked at time of sale. Of...


Local Foods Team Collaborates on Iowa Commercial Horticulture Survey

Posted: 2017-05-20 09:10PM
AMES, Iowa – The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship, in partnership with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, released...


Iowa’s Wine Industry Continues to Grow

Posted: 2017-05-20 09:10PM
AMES, Iowa – May is Iowa Wine Month, celebrating an industry that continues to grow within the state. Iowa is home to 103 wineries and nearly...


NCGA Leader Represents Farmers at Launch of Soil Health Action Plan

Posted: 2017-05-19 09:41PM
Agricultural and conservation leaders are amplifying the drum beat on the importance of soil health in 21st Century land management. The National Corn...


Mining plant genomic and genetic data using the GnpIS information system

Posted: 2017-05-19 09:12PM
International, ACT (papers in books) In : Aalt D.J van Dijk, Plant...


Rapid transcriptional plasticity of duplicated gene clusters enables a clonally reproducing aphid to colonise diverse plant species

Posted: 2017-05-19 09:12PM
International, ACL (papers with reading comittee) Genome Biology, ...


A first glimpse into the genetic architecture of pathogenicity of Zymoseptoria tritici on bread wheat

Posted: 2017-05-19 09:12PM
International, COM (posters) [Abstract]. 29. Fungal genetics confe...


Erratum to Rapid transcriptional plasticity of duplicated gene clusters enables a clonally reproducing aphid to colonise diverse plant species

Posted: 2017-05-19 09:12PM
International, ACL (papers with reading comittee) Genome Biology, ...


A small secreted protein in Zymoseptoria tritici is responsible for avirulence on wheat cultivars carrying the Stb6 resistance gene

Posted: 2017-05-19 09:12PM
International, ACL (papers with reading comittee) New Phytologist,...


Field day to Explore Benefits of Combining Strip-till and Cover Crops

Posted: 2017-05-19 09:11PM
HOLLAND, Iowa — Cover crops and strip-tillage are two practices farmers can use to minimize erosion, boost soil health and reduce nutrients from...


Animal husbandry is a blank cheque which farmers can encash, says Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

Posted: 2017-05-19 09:10PM
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