Mandatory or Voluntary Runoff Rules?
Monday, April 27, 2015 12:15PM CDT
An Environmental Working Group representative told a group of agriculture journalists Monday that it is no longer a matter of if, but when, farmers will face regulation to reduce nutrient runoff.
DTN Fertilizer Outlook
Monday, April 27, 2015 9:31AM CDT
Spring planting delays and the possibility of acres switching from one crop to another kept fertilizer prices flat to lower in April.
EU OKs High-Oleic Traits
Friday, April 24, 2015 12:17PM CDT
High-oleic soybeans took a step toward commercialization Friday after the EU approved both Pioneer's Plenish soybean trait and Monsanto's Vistive Gold soybean trait. Monsanto still awaits Chinese approval, but both companies are hoping for commercial launches as early as 2016.
Deere: You Own Your Tractor
Friday, April 24, 2015 8:56AM CDT
John Deere drew the wrath of social media earlier this week after an op-ed piece appeared online from the magazine "Wired" titled "We Can't Let John Deere Destroy the Very Idea of Ownership."