Blogs Tagged crop protection

  1. International Travel is Eye Opener

    Getting out of the country can help you better understand global issues in new ways, often from the perspective of residents.


  2. Pssst: Organic Extremists Think You Don't Exist

    You know those ridiculous, extreme, logic-defying arguments you've heard about food production on social media? I think I've talked with their source.


  3. The Friday Five: Breaking Ground Edition

    Pesticides, GM rice, Dr. Oz, gluten-free grocery stores and more: Here are five links to catch you up on the week in food and agriculture.


  4. Are Biopesticides the Future of Crop Protection?

    A lot of big names in crop protection have made investments in ag biologicals. We'll start seeing some new biopesticide products in the future.


  5. Fall Farm Shows: Taking it all In

    In one week I'll be buried in the new tech at the Farm Progress Show, seeing equipment and farm tools that help you produce food for the world.


  6. When Was the Last Time you Tuned that Sprayer?

    You're in the thick of it now trying to finish planting and spraying. . .how do you keep your tech running smoothly?


  7. Farm Groups Defend Iowa's Nutrient Reduction Plan

    Criticism of voluntary farmer-led conservation practices is ill-timed and isn't productive, say Iowa farm leaders.