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Lindsay Corporation to Ring NYSE Opening Bell Jan. 28

Lindsay Corporation (NYSE: LNN), a leading global manufacturer and distributor of irrigation and infrastructure equipment and technology, will ring the Opening Bell ® at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Monday, Jan. 28, commemorating the 50th a... Read More

Global Demand for Farm Tractors to Increase 5.5% Annually Through 2022

Global demand for farm tractors is forecast to climb 5.5% annually to $59.1 billion in 2022. The use of tractors in most industrializing nations will advance at a strong pace because they represent the most basic type of agricultural machinery and ar... Read More

Young Farmers and Ranchers Gather in Columbus

Registration is open for the 2019 Young Farmers and Ranchers (YF&R) Conference, Feb. 8-9 at the Ramada Hotel and Conference Center in Columbus. The conference theme is “Growing for Tomorrow” and is presented by Nebraska Farm Bureau and Aurora... Read More

Mergers, Acquisitions Company Points to Continued Pressure on Ethanol in 2019

As difficult as 2018 was for the ethanol industry in the United States, the biodiesel sector turned in one of its best years as companies improved their balance sheets despite operating without the biodiesel blenders credit, according to a new analys... Read More

Health Canada Introduces New Food Guide

VANCOUVER - Health Canada unveiled a radically new food guide Tuesday that eliminates food groups, encourages plant-based foods over meat and dairy products, and is likely to force changes across the country's agricultural industry. "I see the foo... Read More

FDA Considers Calling Back More Inspectors

The Food and Drug Administration is considering calling back more furloughed workers to help with inspections of high-risk foods. The FDA last week said it would restart inspections of high-risk foods that had been stopped due to the federal governme... Read More

Feds to Ease Rules on Drone Flights Over Crowds and at Night

Federal officials plan to ease restrictions on flying small drones over crowds and at night, which would give a boost to the commercial use of unmanned aircraft. The Federal Aviation Administration outlined draft rules Monday that would let drone ... Read More

New App Connects Beekeepers and Growers

REDLANDS, Calif., Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Pollination Network, a mobile app that helps local farmers and growers find bees and beekeepers, launched this week in the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. The app helps beekeepers to find jobs wit... Read More