Industry News | 4-01-2019

Netafim Launches Streamline X ReGen

Netafim USA, a subsidiary of Netafim Ltd. - the global leader of smart irrigation solutions, has taken bold steps to advance its commitment to sustainable agriculture and address the supply chain sustainability needs of today's growers with the launch of STREAMLINE X ReGen.
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Precision Technology Helps Swine Producers Improve Animal Well-Being

University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) researchers are engineering new precision technology to help producers continuously monitor animals and use the data to ultimately improve animal well-being. The system processes 24/7 video footage from livestock facilities and applies machine learning that uses statistical algorithms to help computer systems improve without being explicitly programmed, according to a university release.
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Cargill's Protein Push Helps It Navigate Mounting Trade Turmoil

Cargill Inc. Chief Executive Officer Dave MacLennan's bet on a rising appetite for protein is helping the agribusiness giant return to profit growth even as global trade disruptions mount.
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US Crop Production Unlikely to Suffer Much from Floods

Spring flooding in the northern Plains and western Corn Belt will have a marginal impact on corn and soybean plantings, according to a USDA survey of growers and initial tallies of flooded land.
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Celebrate Agronomy Week April 1-5

Agronomy Week is a celebration of the agronomic support crew behind every successful farming operation - local TAs, seed dealers, operations managers and anyone else that helps steer towards victory at harvest. Give your agronomy team thanks and recognition by nominating them this week.
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