Sizing it Up - The average size of farms in the United States continues to increase, and while basic seed sales tactics remain the same no matter who the customer is, there are some techniques to keep in mind when dealing with large-scale farm operations and managers.[continue reading]
NAPB 2012 Interviews | David Stelly | Dr. Charles Stuber | Don Blackburn | Tom Koch | Michael Gore | Kevin Cavanaugh | Ron Bell | Marvin Boerboom
Success in a Seller's Market - Using corporate social responsibility to attract, engage and keep top talent in today’s market. Part two of a three-part series on employee recruitment and retention.·[continue reading]
High Flier - Selecting new varieties of native seed has never been so thrilling. "When I spot a native species that’s ready to be harvested, I find the nearest airport to land at and try to figure out who owns the land” Blake Curtis ·[continue reading]
Biological pest management products are taking the seed industry by storm. [continue reading]
Is the EPA thinking about imposing new regulations focused on seed treatment products? [continue reading]
Water-limited conditions are highlighting the need to develop drought-tolerant technologies. [continue reading]
The UN releases recommendations to advance its vision for a sustainable planet.·[continue reading]
Part one of an in-depth three-part series focused on how to find and keep new employees. [continue reading]
The Global Crop Diversity Trust explores the challenges with global funding to improve nutrition. [continue reading]
The new and improved SeedConnect web portal is a central hub for international seed publications. [continue reading]
DEPARTMENTS SEPT 2012 | FEATURES | HISTORY | NEWS
Andrew Lauver - The Future Giants of the Seed Industry award annually recognizes an individual who is in the graduation year of his/her post-secondary program who plans to enter the seed industry. The award is given to an individual who shows the potential to make a significant contribution to the industry.
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