December 2013

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Leadership

Optimistic Outlook

The future for corn farmers and the seed industry is—as it has always been—intertwined. From my perspective, we both have… Read More

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Business

Regulatory Roundup

NATIONAL DAS WINS SECOND ENLIST LAWSUITDow AgroSciences LLC has won a second lawsuit involving its Enlist technology. In a 28-page… Read More

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World Status

An in-depth overview on the global seed industry. From a newly detected wheat rust in Western Australia to a new… Read More

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Cross Pollination

The War on Trans FatsThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced in November that it is beginning a process to… Read More

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Business

Searching for Unicorns

Purdue University’s Center for Food and Agricultural Business studied the location of large-scale farmers across the country and how it… Read More

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Business

A Promising Future

A Promising Future Plant breeding’s potential in the United States is immense—as long as the public research sector is sufficiently… Read More

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Since 1915

1930  Seed Corn Best Dried Using a Small Stove Although Iowa’s corn crop is riper than usual this time of… Read More

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Business

Ready to Rebound

Growing popularity and adverse weather conditions create challenges for sorghum seed producers. As water concerns grow, more farmers around the… Read More

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