The Smithsonian Museum has marked 2018 as the Year of the Tractor with two new displays on the past, present, and future of agriculture. The Smithsonian National Museum of American History opened “Precision Farming” Jan. 19 within the “American Enterprise” exhibition with a more contemporary story of disruptive technology in today’s agriculture industry. A green, […]
While Deschanel’s anti-GMO videos appear to be a piece of safety advice, it’s hard to find any scientific support to back it up.
Led by New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman, a coalition of 22 Attorneys General have filed a multi-state lawsuit to block the FCC’s rollback of net neutrality. The coalition filed a petition for review in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, formally commencing the lawsuit against the FCC and the federal […]
Kubota Tractor Corporation has enhanced their current market standards with the introduction of the new RTV-X1120 models, Kubota’s most well-equipped utility vehicle at the best price among its competition. Designed for the commercial customers who use these machines for heavy duty work every day, the Kubota RTV-X1120 combines Kubota quality with enhanced power, torque, and […]
Grab your partner and watch these farmers roll through a Tractor Square Dance performance this past weekend at the Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg.
The star of “American Harvest” and owner of Olsen Custom Farms made headlines this week when Chad Olsen purchased his 500th John Deere combine. With 28 family members and employees in tow, Olsen proudly stepped into the brand new machine at Harvester Works’ Station 220, the Gold Key Tour stop where a customer conducts the […]
Syngenta, a global leading agrochemical and seed company, and NRGene, the premiere genomic big data company, have continued to advance their cooperation in breeding and trait discovery in key crops. Syngenta has licensed NRGene’s GenoMAGIC, a cloud-based big data analytics platform, to evaluate, predict, compare, and select the best genetic makeup for crop molecular breeding […]
Farm Babe Michelle Miller offers a few careers in plant breeding that are very much in demand; and what they mean to us as farmers.
After buying your (sub)compact tractor with front end loader, you still don’t have an optimal snow removal rig. There are many options available to transform your tractor into a snow fighting machine.
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 […]