IOWA STOPS HUNGER: Business leaders making a difference

Building partnerships and collaboration are keys for the business community’s success in the fight against food insecurity. That was the message from Business Publications Corp.’s virtual event this week, "Business Leaders Making A Difference."And that success will continue to build on Iowa’s rich history of fighting food insecurity and hunger,…

Value of Power Tiller Market Estimated at US$ 2.3 Billion by 2031, TMR Study

Usefulness of power tillers to increase soil aeration, eliminate weeds, preserve soil moisture level, and prompt microorganisms to become more active underscores growth Challenges of shortage of farm labors demonstrate growing popularity of small farm equipment, such as power tiller; key advantage of increased agricultural productivity substantiate acceleration of farm…

Allen tackles topic of Ukraine, commodity prices at Sorghum U/Wheat U | Crops

Guy Allen told attendees at Sorghum U/Wheat U Aug. 11 in Wichita, Kansas, farmers are consistent in their concerns—whether they’re located in Kansas, his native Illinois, Australia, or in northern China.“They want to talk about the weather, and they want to talk about price,” he said.Allen is a senior agricultural…

Planted snags $72m, Pattern lands $35m: The Week in Agrifoodtech

Swiss alt-protein startup Planted raised Series B funding to expand its line of whole-cut plant-based chicken items. Agtech and genomics startup Pattern also announced Series B funding, while carbon-neutral milk company closed a Series A round. Elsewhere, a few different cultivated meat startups reached new milestones. Foodtech funding 🇨🇭 Planted…

Western and Central Europe Agricultural Machinery Market Report 2022: Latest Trends, Growth Drivers and Growth Forecast Through 2030 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Western and Central Europe Agricultural Machinery Market Report: By Type - Latest Trends, Growth Drivers and Growth Forecast Through 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Driven by the extensive government support for farm mechanization, the Western European agricultural machinery market will grow from an estimated $37,189.4…

At Farm Progress Show, Midwest Farmers Experienced

DALLAS, Sept. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Regardless of the size of the operation, all farms are affected by skyrocketing input prices, the volatile nature of global agriculture supply, and the deteriorating soil and water resources. During a historical period of market uncertainty, Augmenta offers a frictionless and affordable input…

Deere & Co swaps CFOs following narrowed outlook

Dive Brief: Joshua Jepsen, the current deputy financial officer for agricultural manufacturer Deere & Company, was elected as CFO for the company by its board of directors, a move to be effective Sept. 16, the company announced Thursday.   Jepsen will replacing long-time Deere executive Rajesh Kalathur as CFO, who…

Collaborative project seeks to protect agricultural technology from cyberattacks

A University of Nebraska research team is working on a critical issue in agriculture and automated systems: cybersecurity for agricultural machinery and technology. Santosh Pitla, associate professor of advanced machinery systems at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, brought together team members from the Nebraska U and University of Nebraska at Omaha campuses…