Dow AgroSciences, Monsanto Complete U.S. and Canadian Regulatory Authorizations for SmartStax Corn; Plans Set to Launch Seed Platform on 3 Million- to 4 Million-Plus Acres
... will provide the most comprehensive insect and weed
control and allow farmers to significantly reduce ... Protection technology.
Broad spectrum weed
and grass control: bringing together Monsanto's ... protection systems, as well as the two leading weed
control systems. Monsanto and Dow AgroSciences ...
Blazing Trails: Dr. Ellery Knake Remembered for His Contributions to Weed Science
... has made a lasting impact on both agriculture and weed
science around the globe. He devoted his life to ... and are now making their own contribution to the weed
... has made a lasting impact on both agriculture and weed
science around the globe.
"At the time ...
DuPont Expects Increased Global Seed Corn Share, Continued Agriculture Earnings Growth
... 2010 - Optimum(R) GAT(R) corn, for improved weed
control options in corn.
2010 - Drought ... 2011 - Optimum(R) GAT(R) soybeans that enhance weed
control options for soybean growers and provide ... are advancing through the pipeline including new weed
control options for Optimum(R) GAT(R) products, ...
Weed Science Society of America Announces Winners in Annual Scientific Awards Program
... and private industry have been honored by the weed
Science Society of America (WSSA) for their outstanding contributions to the field of weed
science. The WSSA awards program is designed to ... are conducting breakthrough research, promoting weed
science education, or devoting their time and ...
BASF and Monsanto Formalize Agreement to Develop Dicamba-Based Formulation Technologies
... of the next-generation of dicamba-
control chemistry products. Both parties will ... Kixor(TM) in North America.
control is critical for increasing crop yields to ... growers with an effective and high-yielding weed
EPA Refuge Determination Positive for the Environment
... a reduced refuge requirement for SmartStax, an insect-protection and weed
control platform in corn, to 5 percent in the northern Corn Belt and 20 ... a reduced refuge requirement for SmartStax, an insect-protection and weed
control platform in corn, to 5 percent in the northern Corn Belt and 20 ...
Montana State University lab gives early warnings about biological invaders
... an insect and information technology specialist, and Cathy Seibert, a weed
identification specialist. Barry Jacobsen and Bill Grey, plant ... and home gardeners. The public can submit diseased plant, insect and weed
samples through their local county Extension office. ...
DuPont and Bayer CropScience Expand Collaboration With Broad License Agreements
... through herbicide and seed sales as well as royalties. The agreements establish cross-licenses that will enable next generation seed solutions and weed
and insect control strategies from Bayer CropScience and the DuPont Crop Protection and Pioneer Hi-Bred businesses. The agreements also resolve ...
Monsanto's Historic R&D Investment has Contributed to Mid-20s Gross Profit Growth for Its Seeds and Genomics Segment
... change the face of farming and bring farmers new tools to enhance productivity. SmartStax will be the most durable and complete on-farm package for weed
and pest management, and will be the platform for the company's future corn technologies. Roundup Ready 2 Yield is expected to deliver a 7 to 11 ...
New Trade Association Formed for North America Camelina Industry
... Sativa . Poast is a selective, broad-spectrum, post-emergence herbicide for the control of grass weeds that will provide a new, effective option for weed
control in camelina production.
Limited Camelina Meal Approval. Approval from the Center for Veterinary Medicine, a department of the ...
Matching Genetics, Technology and Management Practices Critical to Meeting Strong Demand for Agricultural Crops
... “Achieving industry-leading yields and output in the face of too much or too little moisture, short growing seasons, extreme insect, disease or weed
pressure, late season wind storms and lower fertilizer application rates is really the feat.
“Pioneer advances in overall product ...
DuPont Expands Seed Production Capacity to Meet Growing Demand for Seed, Grain
“We anticipate high demand for hybrids with our new Optimum® GAT® trait, which will offer farmers additional unique weed
control options. The new Hermiston facility will help ensure that demand is met,” Schickler said.
Hermiston is the first facility for ...
How are herbicides discovered?
... pathway inside a weed. The explosion of new biotech information about DNA sequences and protein functions may allow this new method to produce weed
killers that are effective and yet safe for our environment.
"I predict that the recent revolution in biotechnology information will significantly ...
Department of Justice Provides States With Funding for Testing in Postconviction Cases
... and the
Office for Victims of Crime. Additionally, OJP has two program offices: the
Community Capacity Development Office, which incorporates the weed
strategy, and the Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring,
Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking (SMART). More information can ...
Genetically Modified Canola Plantings Reach 90 Percent in Canada
... the crop as well as the weeds. Genetically modified herbicide-tolerant canola plants have been modified to tolerate specific herbicides, making weed
control easier and better.
"The benefits of using GM crops, for me, is the herbicide tolerance," continues Meister. "You use ...
Crime Labs Received an Estimated 2.7 Million Cases in 2005
... and the Office for Victims of Crime. Additionally, OJP has two
program offices: the Community Capacity Development Office, which
incorporates the weed
and Seed strategy, and the Sex Offender Sentencing,
Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering and Tracking (SMART) Office. More
information can be found ...
Revolutionary Genomics Research Group Opens Boston Office; Provides DNA Evidence in Workers Comp Cases
... benzene, chromium,
asbestos and formaldehyde. It is the first DNA evidence of its kind to be used in civil court,
enabling attorneys and judges to weed
out baseless and frivolous lawsuits
while providing scientific evidence in support of those who have in fact
suffered injury. Companies facing ...
Epic's Founder Judy Faulkner Speaks on Culture, Business Beliefs, and Recruiting: WTN Exclusive Coverage
... ego-protection" Faulkner tries to take personality out the decision process and hire on skills.
"Beware of the articulate incompetent ... a bad weed
is a flower in another garden," according to Faulkner. She believes it takes three years for a person out of college to become an "Epic Person," and ...
Infertility linked to lawn chemicals by Marshfield Clinic researcher
... research conducted with mouse embryos, injury was observed during laboratory studies with a variety of agrochemicals and lawn-care products, such as weed
and insect killers and fertilizers, at concentrations previously assumed to be without adverse health consequences for humans, said Anne Greenlee , ...
Local focus brings national success for Wisconsin career site
... by the site.
Employers who use the system can use the site's screening questions to get as much information about a candidate as possible and weed
out the unqualified ones. The site's technology is designed with maximum efficiency in mind, with tracking software that stores resumes in Microsoft ...
Wal-Mart: How low can you go?
... for redesigning Wal-Marts benefits package to better appeal to younger, healthier workers who are paid less and have shorter tenures. It hopes to weed
out expensive, unhealthy workers by requiring more rigorous physical activity for jobs like cashier. Should anyone be surprised that a company that ...
Failure of heart drug offers lessons for drug industry
... stem cell research. Animal tests generally work well, but tests employing stem cells and biomarkers could dramatically increase accuracy - and weed
out dangerous drugs earlier.
That's not to say drugs will ever be cheap so far as consumers are concerned. The search for new medicines is a ...