Syngenta: Talinor A Good Option For Dryland Growers

Producers of Syngenta’s Talinor herbicide say it helps growers control difficult weeds. Brent Lackey, herbicide product lead at Syngenta, said good weed control starts with keeping a close eye on your fields.   “Really, the most difficult weeds that growers really need to be aware of are kochia, Russian thistle, wild buckwheat and common lambsquarters. Particularly […]

Feeding America Doors Open for Federal Employees

Feeding America issued a statement in support of federal workers who are coming to its food banks to help make ends meet because of the recent government shutdown.  The statement came about as a reaction to comments from Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross.  On Thursday, Ross was quoted as saying he couldn’t understand why unpaid federal employees were […]

U.S. Cancels Preliminary Meeting With China Ahead of Talks

A CNBC report says the White House turned down a planning meeting with China over disagreements on enforcing intellectual property rules.  U.S. Trade Representative officials were set to meet with two Chinese Vice Ministers to try to help resolve trade differences before a March 1st deadline.  A source close to the situation told CNBC that the meeting […]

Energy Report Proves Need for Higher Ethanol Blends

The U.S. Energy Information Administration recently released its Annual Energy Outlook for 2019 report.  Chris Bliley, vice president of regulatory affairs for Growth Energy, said this report underscores the importance of providing lower-cost options at the fuel pump.   “America’s thirst for clean, affordable fuel options is set to remain strong for decades to come,” he […]