Commodity Classic

Syngenta aims to double down on seed business

· April 5, 2018

David Hollinrake, President of Syngenta Seeds, understands the current economic climate growers are going through. Growing up on his family’s farm in northwest Illinois, he witnessed firsthand his parents struggle with years of drought, depleting yields, and sub $2 corn. “Bringing that type of mindset into our business and helping our team understand the economic […]

Dow AgroSciences to donate up to $10k at Commodity Classic

· February 23, 2018

Dow AgroSciences is serious about farmers committing to using the Fertilizer Institute’s 4R’s of nutrient management practices — so serious they are donating up to $10,000 at Commodity Classic to the official charity partner, Feeding America, based on the number of farmer commitments. The 4R’s of nutrient stewardship is a concept to apply the right […]

World Classic Rockers to take stage at Commodity Classic

· February 12, 2018

Santana. Lynyrd Skynrd. Journey. Boston. Steppenwolf. The Evening of Entertainment at the 2018 Commodity Classic will be rocking with classic rock hits, performed by the artists that first made them famous as World Classic Rockers take the stage. The Evening of Entertainment, sponsored by Monsanto, at the 2018 Commodity Classic on Thursday, March 1 puts […]

‘Blackhawk Down’ Ranger to speak at Commodity Classic

· January 29, 2018

Attendees at the 2018 Commodity Classic in Anaheim, California will get to hear the amazing story of the harrowing U.S. Army mission that was recounted in the movie “Blackhawk Down.” The General Session is held Wednesday morning during the Commodity Classic, which takes Feb. 27-March 1. Comedian Mark Mayfield returns to the stage, along with […]

Commodity Classic to feature more than 360 exhibitors

· January 12, 2018

With a trade show featuring more than 360 exhibitors commanding nearly 2,000 booth spaces, Commodity Classic attendees are strongly encouraged to wear comfortable shoes! The 2018 Commodity Classic, the nation’s largest farmer-led, farmer-focused convention and trade show, will be held Feb. 27-March 1 in Anaheim, California. The trade show is open all three days. “The […]

Growers invited to take virtual reality tour at Syngenta booth

· August 9, 2017

If you are heading to Farm Progress or Husker Harvest Days this fall, you better make a point to stop at Syngenta’s evolving trade-show experience. From live displays of root systems to virtual reality field tours, growers at the Syngenta booth can now see, touch, and feel the products from seed to harvest. Many of […]

FMC: See disease, get in there and manage early

· March 15, 2017

Frogeye leaf spot, cercospora leaf blight, powdery mildew, rusts, and brown spot … these are all words a grower wishes was not part of his or her vocabulary. However, when it’s out in the field, it must be tackled and FMC hopes to help farmers beat all of these tough diseases this growing season with […]

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