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Don’t let frost bite your crops this winter

Don’t let frost bite your crops this winter

Crops like grapes and peaches are among the most impacted by frost, which can lead to physiological stress and a reduction in plant development.

Stressed crop demo displays strength of Alltech Crop Science

When faced with the challenge of quickly showing product efficacy to a new dealer, Alltech Crop Science (ACS) U.S.

As consumers gravitate toward functional "superfoods" and foods cultivated using sustainable practices, they often apply the same scrutiny to their pets' food.  Crop management that uses natural ingredients helps improve environmental impact and promotes the plant's nutritional value.

Crop to canine: Sustainable pet food starts in the soil

As consumers gravitate toward functional "superfoods" and food cultivated using sustainable practices, they often apply the same scrutiny to their pets' food.

Dr. Steven Borst: Advancements in agronomy

From the lasting effects of harsh weather to research in biostimulants, there are many impactful developments, trends and innovations unfolding in the world of agronomy. Dr. Steven Borst of Alltech Crop Science discusses the latest…

The missing element in your cow's forage

Sulfur appears in every living cell and plays an essential role in the health of many plants and animals.

Yoshida & Hirata, distributor of agricultural inputs, contributes to the sustainable development of agribusiness. Founded by Makoto Yoshida and headquartered in Biritiba-Mirim in the state of São Paulo, the distributor is led by the second generation, with company founder Makato Yoshida’s three children included among the partners.

Yoshida & Hirata: Planting the seeds of success for generations

Yoshida & Hirata, distributor of agricultural inputs, contributes to the sustainable development of agribusiness. Founded by Makoto Yoshida and headquartered in Biritiba-Mirim in the state of São Paulo, the company is led by the second…

Keeping farmers InTouch with herd performance

In this podcast, Tom Martin speaks with Eddie Daly, business development manager at InTouch, a live nutritional support service developed by KEENAN to provide real-time feedback on diet performance. Can this cutting-edge technology improve…

Silage uncovered: An insider's guide to forage management

Up to 60 percent of the average farm’s expenses are feed-related. From mold and safety to heating and plastic, several factors can prove costly to farmers. Derek Wawack, a forage specialist with Alltech, explains what he looks for when…

Soil health provides the groundwork for increased profitability in Spain

The vast number of greenhouse acres in AlmerÍa enables agriculture to remain one of the fundamental pillars of the province’s economy. The importance of healthy soil to maintain the viability of a greenhouse is evident in the care that…