Study: Hormone keys plant growth or stress tolerance, but not both

Posted: 2018-01-17 10:29PM
Purdue University researcher Jian-Kang-Zhu has discovered a mechanism that controls a plant’s ability to grow strongly or tolerate stress. The ...


New “Buck” naked barley: food, feed, brew

Posted: 2018-01-17 10:12PM
Jan. 17, 2018 - Researchers at Oregon State University (OSU) are giving an ancient grain a new life: this barley is naked, but not in an indecent way....


Scientists unleash power of genetic data to identify disease risk

Posted: 2018-01-16 10:25PM
Professor Jian Yang16 January 2018Massive banks of genetic information are being harnessed to shed new light on modifiable health risks that underlie ...


Trio - the Vegetable and Herb Revolution

Posted: 2018-01-16 10:08PM
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Syngenta appoints Chief Sustainability Officer

Posted: 2018-01-16 10:05PM
Basel, Switzerland Alexandra Brand appointed to the newly created role of Chief Sustainability Officer CSO brings further focus to Syngenta??s con...


10x Genomics Accelerates Plant and Animal Research with Supernova 2.0

Posted: 2018-01-16 10:03PM
--Optimized sample preparation protocols and software algorithms enable high-quality, cost-effective de novo assembly for agrigenomics and other non-h...


Commodity Classic Trade Show Features 360+ Exhibitors; Wide Array of Equipment, Technology & Innovation

Posted: 2018-01-13 10:30PM
With a trade show featuring more than 360 exhibitors commanding nearly 2,000 booth spaces, Commodity Classic attendees are strongly encouraged to wear...


Forecasts Project Record Corn Yields for U.S. Farmers

Posted: 2018-01-13 10:30PM
America’s corn farmers are projected to produce a larger corn crop than previously expected according to U.S. Department of Agriculture reports ...


Rainwater harvesting, turf management training set for Feb. 22-23 in Kyle and San Antonio

Posted: 2018-01-13 10:26PM
Contact: John W Smith, 979-845-2761, johnwsmith@tamu.edu Reagan Hejl, 979-845-5252, Reagan.hejl@tamu.edu Dr. Diane Boellstorff, 979-458-3562, dboellst...


2018 Annual Farmers Market Forum to be held in February

Posted: 2018-01-13 10:24PM
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Farmers market managers, vendors and those who want to start or grow farmers markets in their communities can learn new strateg...


Master Gardeners Offer Three Winter Webcasts

Posted: 2018-01-13 10:09PM
AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master Gardener program will host three Growing Season webcasts this winter. Maste...


BASF opens its first automotive coatings production plant in Thailand

Posted: 2018-01-12 10:31PM
New production facility to serve growing demand for automotive coatings in ASEAN Complements BASF’s Coatings Technical Competence Center ASEAN, ...


Youth learn soil conservation, nature appreciation at Long Acres Ranch

Posted: 2018-01-12 10:26PM
Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contacts: Jim Kidda, 979-845-5411, jkidda@tamu.edu October Smith, 281-239-7998, os...


Iowa State Graduate Program to Launch First Seed Business Management Short Course February 5-9

Posted: 2018-01-12 10:24PM
AMES, Iowa ‒ The Seed Technology and Business Graduate Program at Iowa State University will launch their first Seed Business Management short course ...


Is variety the spice of working life?

Posted: 2018-01-12 10:24PM
UQ is looking for participants in a workplace survey12 January 2018A team of researchers at The University of Queensland is looking for participants t...


Farmers, Ag Students Discuss Trade, Sustainability and Effective Leadership

Posted: 2018-01-12 10:14PM
Soybean Leadership College attendees divide into teams for a Jeopardy game to explore ag leadership and board expectations. Agricultural industry fron...


ASA Highlights Importance of Soybeans to AgChairs Summit in Kansas City

Posted: 2018-01-12 10:14PM
American Soybean Association (ASA) Chairman Ron Moore took part in the annual Ag Chairs Summit meeting of the State Agriculture and Rural Leaders in K...


Soy Growers Attend Farm Bureau Annual Convention

Posted: 2018-01-12 10:14PM
American Soybean Association (ASA) Vice President Davie Stephens and his wife Judy were invited guests at President Donald Trump’s address to the Amer...


Food Safety Training Offered for FSMA Compliance

Posted: 2018-01-12 10:09PM
AMES, Iowa – Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will hold five Produce Safety Alliance trainings during the spring of 2018 to help gro...