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  • When is it Too Late to Seed Cover Crops?

    By Laura Barrera

    Published Jan 29, 2019

    And if you plan on seeding your cover crops after your crops are off, you have the added challenge of trying to get them seeded in a timely manner. Depending on how late it gets, you may wonder whether it’s even worth seeding them at all. It leads to the question: Is it ever too late to seed cover crops?The short answer: It depends... Instead, Ebersole says wheat, triticale and cereal rye are some of the go-to species for late-seeding — according to Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE), cereal rye can germinate in soil temperatures as low as 34 degrees Fahrenheit, and needs at least 38 degrees to begin growing... According to the Government of Alberta Agriculture and Forestry department, wheat needs a minimum of 4 degrees Celsius (39...

    Categories: Cover Crops

    5 reasons to choose chitosan oligosaccharide in organic agriculture

    By Darren Chan

    Published Jan 22, 2019

    The role of chitosan oligosaccharides in agricultureChitosan oligosaccharides have wide adaptability to plants, good affinity, no toxicity, no side effects, no harm to humans and animals, biodegradability, no soiling in the soil, slow degradation to small molecular carbohydrates, no pollution to the environment, an excellent pure natural ecological preparation... Promote growth of rootsIt promotes the early germination of plant seeds... Anti-PathogensChitosan oligosaccharide acts as a seed coating to protect the normal development of the seed. Used for seed storage to reduce seed handling procedures. Studies have shown that chitosan oligosaccharides and their degradation products have a strong bactericidal effect on soil and seeds, and can strongly inhibit harmful fungi, hyphae such as downy mildew and cystice...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Irrigation, Organic

    How Brazilian Big Agriculture is Destroying the Brazilian Amazon

    By Maria Dampman

    Published Apr 4, 2018

    Minister of Agriculture, Blairo Maggi, is not only a government official and also a well known Ruralist, but he is also Brazil’s largest soybean producer and the largest soybean grower in the world... With increasing concern of weed seeds being imported into the country, the Chinese government is now only allowing imports of soybeans with less than 1% foreign matter, a condition which many U... Soybean farming is not the only reason the rainforests are in decline as large cattle farms were there well before the first soybean seed was planted... It’s partly because of these practices that the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization reported that large-scale beef production gives rise to more greenhouse gases than the transportation industry... Big Agriculture and the Destruction of a CultureAs the soybeans take over the landscape, the remaining cattle farmers are being pushed deeper into the rainforests to clear new lands for their cows to graze...

    New Agriculture in Kedah: A Move Towards MD2 Pineapple

    By Jenny Hoo

    Published Sep 30, 2019

    Kedah is a state in northern Malaysia and is well known for its agriculture industry, especially in paddy planting. In Malaysia, according to 2016 statistics, about 700,000 hectare land is provided for paddy planting and average annual growth is projected at 0... One MD2 pineapple seed is able to grow 4 pineapple seeds after upon ripping... After the pineapples ripe, farmers would have 80,000 additional seeds to grow in their farm or even sell it to the government or other farmers who intend to grow. Planting MD2 pineapple is a very sustainable farming compared to paddy as it quadraplexes the amount of seed to be grown elsewhere...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Precision Ag, Specialty

    What Does CRISPR Mean for Modern Agriculture?

    By Amanda Allworth

    Published Jun 6, 2018

    Today, we’re on the edge of the next generation in seed technology as companies experiment with CRISPR gene editing technology. So, what exactly is CRISPR and what does it mean for you?A new era for seed productsLike the seed technology that came before it, CRISPR gene editing could be a game-changer for modern agriculture... Even with advancements in traditional plant breeding, it can take years to bring a new seed product to market... Without the high regulatory costs, smaller agriculture companies will be able to develop new, innovative products... CRISPR gene editing technology could revolutionize the agriculture industry just as the first hybrids and GMO products did...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Corn, Soybeans

    Organic Fish Fertilizer Use & Application in Agriculture

    By Darren Chan

    Published Jun 15

    Organic fish fertilizer use as natural organic fertilizer. This product contains high organic nitrogen content. Usually, it’s an excellent soil conditioner and natural growth-promoting agent. Below are the benefits & application of organic fish fertilizer in agriculture... For the seed and seed treatments, it can stimulate seedling root growth, promote balanced absorption of various nutrients, prevent all kinds of nutrition deficiency...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Organic, Specialty

    Fish Amino Acid Fertilizer Effect & Function in Agriculture

    By Darren Chan

    Published May 18

    Fish protein organic liquid fertilizer is a pure natural fertilizer, It's rich in organic matter, fish protein, peptides, biological polysaccharides, etc... Fish Protein Fertilizer also has a very good inhibitory effect on plant diseases and insect pests, it can be used in the following aspects: cultivating strong seedling, stimulate the potential of plants... TomatoIn the early stage: spraying fish protein, promote leaf hypertrophy, developed roots, Improve seedling adaptability... StrawberryAfter transplanting, with fish protein, slow seedling speed, good root development... Watermelon(1) Spraying fish protein at the seedling stage, watermelon has developed roots, strong stems, slow seedling speed, reduce the occurrence of viral diseases, and improve crop stress resistance...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Dairy, Specialty

    Why Mycorrhiza is important in Agriculture

    By Darren Chan

    Published Jul 12, 2019

    There is no doubt that mycorrhizae play the important role in plant growth. They help build soil aggregate structure to provides plant roots with a better & healthy environment to healthy and strong growth. Their symbiotic relationship with plants helps them access extra water and nutrients source in soil... Benefits in agricultureMycorrhizae induce plants to absorb more nutrients and water from the soil... For PlantsIncrease roots establishment and survival at seeding or transplanting...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Organic, Wheat

    The Future of Fruit Farming: MD2 Pineapple

    By Jenny Hoo

    Published Sep 13, 2019

    Pineapple pineapple cultivation Of late, the talk of the town seems to be revolving around the planting of MD2 pineapple. The questions is, why is this MD2 pineapple so popular?Pineapple is known to contain highest amount of vitamin C among all various types of fruits. It also contains a fair amount of magnesium, calcium, potassium and iron and develops a bromelin, of which is a type of enzyme... It is very important to be able to be sustainable in the agriculture industry. The problem faced by farmers, especially in planting pineapple is that they face difficulties in obtaining the seeds or suckers...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Organic, Specialty/Vegetable

    4 Steps to Building Soil Organic Matter in the South

    By Laura Barrera

    Published Jul 18, 2018

    As we learn more about what goes on in the world beneath our feet, increased attention has been placed on soil organic matter. And for good reason. While it only makes up a small percentage of most soils, the Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (SARE) says it’s the “very foundation for healthy and productive soils” — and the more organic matter there is, the better the results... ”He notes that weeds typically aren’t interested in forming mycorrhizal relationships in the soil, because their goal is to grow quickly, spread their seeds, die and get another generation of weeds out there... , identifies 66 different crop species by these classifications, as well as growth cycle, relative water use, plant architecture, seeding depth, forage quality, pollination characteristics and nutrient cycling...

    Categories: Cover Crops

  • Bha Awad-Alseed Sudan, Khartoum, Khartoum

    Business Title: Dam
    Interests: Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Timber Production, Marketing

    RF Agriculture United States, CA, Inglewood

    About: Agricultural products wholesaler
    Interests: Precision Ag, Marketing

    Barbara Horvatic Germany, Land Berlin, Berlin

    Business Title: Pix4D
    About: Pix4D channel to stay up to date in #drone mapping in digital #agriculture. News, events, tips and thoughts. “We are mapping agriculture” with Pix4Dfields.
    Interests: Precision Ag, Marketing, Agribusiness, Irrigation

    Casey Brown United States, WI, Birnamwood

    Business Title: Kussmaul Seeds
    Job Title: Dealer
    About: Hello! I am a dealer for Kussmaul Seeds for Northcentral and Eastern Wisconsin. My father and I are a sales team and we love to help farmers and crop growers plan and be successful.
    Interests: Corn, Soybeans, Wheat, Dairy, Cover Crops, Precision Ag, Agribusiness

    Daniyal Chughtai United States, NY, New York

    Business Title: Seed Pricer
    About: Working on Empowering farmers with data for higher yield and higher profits. A complete package which consists of database of many seed hybrids categorized by their relative maturities.
    Interests: Corn, Soybeans, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Marketing, Agribusiness, Ag Tech

    Laura Barrera United States, SC, Spartanburg

    Job Title: Freelance Agriculture Writer
    Interests: Corn, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Organic, Agribusiness, Soil Health

    Kari Heusinkveld United States, IA, Kalona

    Business Title: Online Seed Sales
    Interests: Agribusiness, Marketing, Organic, Precision Ag, Corn, Soybeans

    Michael Benjamin United States, SC, Dillon

    Business Title: Little Mill Seed
    Interests: Agribusiness, Cover Crops, Corn, Cotton, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty

    Hanina Ahmrd Sudan, Khartoum, Khartoum

    Business Title: KhudarnaAgricultureandanimalproduction
    Interests:

  • Agriculture, AgriTech And FoodTech

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    Connected Business enterprises, SMEs, Social Enterprises, Nonprofit Organizations and Start-ups to Funding, Grants and Business opportunities in Agriculture, Livestock, Agrifood, AgriTech and FoodTech
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Agribusiness

    Vegetable And Flower Seed Production

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    Discussions/Information for vegetable seed production. Includes regulatory information for the Pacific Northwest region
    Interest: Specialty/Vegetable

    Agriculture Jobs

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    I work with Titus Talent and we have a few available jobs in agriculture. Follow this group to learn about our opportunities.
    Interest: Corn, Wheat, Organic

    Moringaseed

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    Moringa seed and leaves cures uncountable illnesses
    Interest: Corn, Soybeans, Rice, Beef Cattle, Poultry, Specialty, Timber Production, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Seed Pricer

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    Farmers\' best guide in their hands. Selection of different hybrid seeds according to relative maturities and categorized by counties.
    Interest: Corn, Soybeans, Irrigation, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Canadian Agriculture & Equipment

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    If You work in Agriculture or a business supporting it, you need to join this group. Let\'s connect and help each other out.
    Interest: Corn, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Specialty, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Timber Production, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Social Media & Agriculture

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    A place to share ideas, testimonials, and stories about bridging the gap between farmers and the end consumer. If you are passionate about telling your story, join now.
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Specialty, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Nationwide Farm Insurance

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    Our commitment to agriculture began in 1909, through decades of service we have earned our position as the #1 farm insurer in the country. Let our expertise help protect your future.
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Specialty, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Timber Production, Agribusiness

    Farmpally Free Agropreneur Promotions

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    At Farmpally.com, we're helping farmers to keep documents of their farm activities, showcasing them and helping them to market their produce and seedlings to other farmers. This comes at NO COSTS
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Specialty, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Timber Production, Marketing, Agribusiness

  • When is it Too Late to Seed Cover Crops?

    By Laura Barrera

    Published Jan 29, 2019

    And if you plan on seeding your cover crops after your crops are off, you have the added challenge of trying to get them seeded in a timely manner. Depending on how late it gets, you may wonder whether it’s even worth seeding them at all. It leads to the question: Is it ever too late to seed cover crops?The short answer: It depends... Instead, Ebersole says wheat, triticale and cereal rye are some of the go-to species for late-seeding — according to Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE), cereal rye can germinate in soil temperatures as low as 34 degrees Fahrenheit, and needs at least 38 degrees to begin growing... According to the Government of Alberta Agriculture and Forestry department, wheat needs a minimum of 4 degrees Celsius (39...

    Categories: Cover Crops

    5 reasons to choose chitosan oligosaccharide in organic agriculture

    By Darren Chan

    Published Jan 22, 2019

    The role of chitosan oligosaccharides in agricultureChitosan oligosaccharides have wide adaptability to plants, good affinity, no toxicity, no side effects, no harm to humans and animals, biodegradability, no soiling in the soil, slow degradation to small molecular carbohydrates, no pollution to the environment, an excellent pure natural ecological preparation... Promote growth of rootsIt promotes the early germination of plant seeds... Anti-PathogensChitosan oligosaccharide acts as a seed coating to protect the normal development of the seed. Used for seed storage to reduce seed handling procedures. Studies have shown that chitosan oligosaccharides and their degradation products have a strong bactericidal effect on soil and seeds, and can strongly inhibit harmful fungi, hyphae such as downy mildew and cystice...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Irrigation, Organic

    How Brazilian Big Agriculture is Destroying the Brazilian Amazon

    By Maria Dampman

    Published Apr 4, 2018

    Minister of Agriculture, Blairo Maggi, is not only a government official and also a well known Ruralist, but he is also Brazil’s largest soybean producer and the largest soybean grower in the world... With increasing concern of weed seeds being imported into the country, the Chinese government is now only allowing imports of soybeans with less than 1% foreign matter, a condition which many U... Soybean farming is not the only reason the rainforests are in decline as large cattle farms were there well before the first soybean seed was planted... It’s partly because of these practices that the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization reported that large-scale beef production gives rise to more greenhouse gases than the transportation industry... Big Agriculture and the Destruction of a CultureAs the soybeans take over the landscape, the remaining cattle farmers are being pushed deeper into the rainforests to clear new lands for their cows to graze...

    New Agriculture in Kedah: A Move Towards MD2 Pineapple

    By Jenny Hoo

    Published Sep 30, 2019

    Kedah is a state in northern Malaysia and is well known for its agriculture industry, especially in paddy planting. In Malaysia, according to 2016 statistics, about 700,000 hectare land is provided for paddy planting and average annual growth is projected at 0... One MD2 pineapple seed is able to grow 4 pineapple seeds after upon ripping... After the pineapples ripe, farmers would have 80,000 additional seeds to grow in their farm or even sell it to the government or other farmers who intend to grow. Planting MD2 pineapple is a very sustainable farming compared to paddy as it quadraplexes the amount of seed to be grown elsewhere...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Precision Ag, Specialty

    What Does CRISPR Mean for Modern Agriculture?

    By Amanda Allworth

    Published Jun 6, 2018

    Today, we’re on the edge of the next generation in seed technology as companies experiment with CRISPR gene editing technology. So, what exactly is CRISPR and what does it mean for you?A new era for seed productsLike the seed technology that came before it, CRISPR gene editing could be a game-changer for modern agriculture... Even with advancements in traditional plant breeding, it can take years to bring a new seed product to market... Without the high regulatory costs, smaller agriculture companies will be able to develop new, innovative products... CRISPR gene editing technology could revolutionize the agriculture industry just as the first hybrids and GMO products did...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Corn, Soybeans

    Organic Fish Fertilizer Use & Application in Agriculture

    By Darren Chan

    Published Jun 15

    Organic fish fertilizer use as natural organic fertilizer. This product contains high organic nitrogen content. Usually, it’s an excellent soil conditioner and natural growth-promoting agent. Below are the benefits & application of organic fish fertilizer in agriculture... For the seed and seed treatments, it can stimulate seedling root growth, promote balanced absorption of various nutrients, prevent all kinds of nutrition deficiency...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Organic, Specialty

    Fish Amino Acid Fertilizer Effect & Function in Agriculture

    By Darren Chan

    Published May 18

    Fish protein organic liquid fertilizer is a pure natural fertilizer, It's rich in organic matter, fish protein, peptides, biological polysaccharides, etc... Fish Protein Fertilizer also has a very good inhibitory effect on plant diseases and insect pests, it can be used in the following aspects: cultivating strong seedling, stimulate the potential of plants... TomatoIn the early stage: spraying fish protein, promote leaf hypertrophy, developed roots, Improve seedling adaptability... StrawberryAfter transplanting, with fish protein, slow seedling speed, good root development... Watermelon(1) Spraying fish protein at the seedling stage, watermelon has developed roots, strong stems, slow seedling speed, reduce the occurrence of viral diseases, and improve crop stress resistance...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Dairy, Specialty

    Why Mycorrhiza is important in Agriculture

    By Darren Chan

    Published Jul 12, 2019

    There is no doubt that mycorrhizae play the important role in plant growth. They help build soil aggregate structure to provides plant roots with a better & healthy environment to healthy and strong growth. Their symbiotic relationship with plants helps them access extra water and nutrients source in soil... Benefits in agricultureMycorrhizae induce plants to absorb more nutrients and water from the soil... For PlantsIncrease roots establishment and survival at seeding or transplanting...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Organic, Wheat

    The Future of Fruit Farming: MD2 Pineapple

    By Jenny Hoo

    Published Sep 13, 2019

    Pineapple pineapple cultivation Of late, the talk of the town seems to be revolving around the planting of MD2 pineapple. The questions is, why is this MD2 pineapple so popular?Pineapple is known to contain highest amount of vitamin C among all various types of fruits. It also contains a fair amount of magnesium, calcium, potassium and iron and develops a bromelin, of which is a type of enzyme... It is very important to be able to be sustainable in the agriculture industry. The problem faced by farmers, especially in planting pineapple is that they face difficulties in obtaining the seeds or suckers...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Organic, Specialty/Vegetable

    4 Steps to Building Soil Organic Matter in the South

    By Laura Barrera

    Published Jul 18, 2018

    As we learn more about what goes on in the world beneath our feet, increased attention has been placed on soil organic matter. And for good reason. While it only makes up a small percentage of most soils, the Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (SARE) says it’s the “very foundation for healthy and productive soils” — and the more organic matter there is, the better the results... ”He notes that weeds typically aren’t interested in forming mycorrhizal relationships in the soil, because their goal is to grow quickly, spread their seeds, die and get another generation of weeds out there... , identifies 66 different crop species by these classifications, as well as growth cycle, relative water use, plant architecture, seeding depth, forage quality, pollination characteristics and nutrient cycling...

    Categories: Cover Crops

  • Posted By Amanda Allworth
    Jun 6, 2018

    https://agfuse.com/article/what-does-crispr-mean-for-modern-agriculture-

    Posted By Fertility And Soils
    Aug 8, 2018

    https://www.yorktonthisweek.com/agriculture/producer-buries-underwear-in-fields-1.23389401

    Posted By Wheat Producers
    Oct 24, 2018

    https://www.dtnpf.com/agriculture/web/ag/news/crops/article/2018/10/23/tips-seeding-winter-wheat-late

    Posted By Soybeans
    Jan 30, 2019

    https://www.agriculture.com/crops/soybeans/what-s-the-optimum-seeding-rate-for-soybeans

    Posted By Wheat Producers
    Feb 8, 2019

    https://www.agweek.com/business/agriculture/4565259-seed-treatments-fungicide-can-help-increase-wheat-yield

    Posted By Cotton News
    Dec 3, 2018

    https://www.fb.org/market-intel/reviewing-price-loss-coverage-and-agriculture-risk-coverage-for-seed-cotton
    https://www.agriculture.com/crops/farmers-business-network-is-disrupting-how-seed-is-labeled-and-sold

    Posted By Corn Growers Group
    Oct 8, 2018

    https://www.agriculture.com/crops/corn/weigh-these-factors-before-selecting-2018-seed
    http://newsstand.clemson.edu/mediarelations/clemson-researcher-studying-in-field-variability-on-cotton-yields-and-quality/

    Posted By Soybeans
    Jun 14, 2018

    https://agfuse.com/article/what-does-crispr-mean-for-modern-agriculture-