Corn climbing higher, testing more resistance here

To “Read” Walt’s charts, keep the following in mind: Support – this term refers to a trend line or price area under the market...

Farm Futures Releases Its Planting Survey Results, Corn Acreage Less Than USDA’s Projection

After planting more soybeans than corn in 2018 for the first time in 35 years, farmers want to return to more normal rotations this...

Gaining that EXTRA bushel! – Winter Management

Chadd Taylor, CCA-ON, Maizex Seeds As I sit in my office; looking out the window at the thermometer reading negative 15°C, the sun is shining on...

USDA: Farmers Adopting Drought-Tolerant Corn About As Quickly As Bt Varieties

Droughts are among the most frequent causes of crop yield losses, failures, and subsequent crop revenue losses across the world. Genetically engineered (GE) and non-GE...

Global Corn Research Confab Held In St. Louis

National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) reports: Syngenta Ventures announced today new leadership for its global team. Corey Huck, head of Biologicals & Syngenta Ventures,...

EPA Issues E15 Proposed Rule, National Corn Growers Assn Comments

National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) reports: National Corn Growers Association President Lynn Chrisp made the below statement today following the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) release...

Video Offers Top Tips From NCGA National Corn Yield Contest Winners

National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) reports: The National Corn Growers Association released a video last week offering tips from perennial high-yield entrants of the...

Syngenta Unit NK Adds 17 New Corn, 68 Soybean Varieties To Its 2020 Lineup

Source: Syngenta news release Syngenta today announced the addition of 17 new corn hybrids and 68 new soybean varieties to the NK Seeds portfolio. Available...

Compass Minerals Creates A New Category Of Seed Nutrition With Launch Of Rocket Seeds

Source: Compass Minerals news release Compass Minerals Plant Nutrition, a division of Compass Minerals, has launched Rocket Seeds, a portfolio of dry and liquid seed...

USDA: Herbicide-Tolerant Seed Use Increased Quickly, Has Plateaued Recently

A genetically engineered (GE) plant has had DNA inserted into its genome using laboratory techniques. The first GE herbicide-tolerant (HT) crops, which can survive applications...