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Dan Olson & Co. Walnuts - Alltech Crop Science Testimonial

Meet Dan Olson. His grandfather came from Sweden and began to grow walnuts in the San Joaquin Valley.

Telmo Cristina, Tomatoes - Alltech Crop Science Testimonial

Telmo Cristina, an industrial tomato producer in central Portugal, tells how Alltech Crop Science solutions improved the quality of his produce and helped him to better meet the demands of the toma

Murphy & Sons Tomatoes - Alltech Crop Science Testimonial

How does Dan Donavan of Murphy and Sons increase yields and improve the quality of his tomatoes which are destined for restaurants like Subway, and What-A-Burger?

3 tips for scouting your crops for disease

When scouting for disease in your crops, it is important to remember that sometimes the cause of the symptoms is not obvious.

Why use biostimulants?

Biostimulants enhance nutrient assimilation and plant development.

Growth isn’t always good

Excessive plant growth can reflect hormonal imbalance Contrary to popular belief, plant growth is not directly linked to an increase in yield.

"Mycotoxins are really complicated to manage, and it takes a multi-faceted approach and several tools to address them." — Dr. Art Schaafsma on managing mycotoxins in corn and wheat.

From the field: Managing mycotoxins

It is hard to believe that it is that time of year again: The combines are rolling and farmers across Canada, where I am based, are starting to pack, or have just finished packing, their bunks and

Nature’s fury: Natural disasters and agriculture in 2017

Nature’s fury: Natural disasters and agriculture in 2017

Nature has menacing ways of reminding us who has the ultimate upper hand.

Africa: A return to The Garden?

If, as the United Nations suggests, agribusiness is Africa’s best hope for e