Ag organizations in Montana have been actively engaged this spring in the legislative discussion about who should regulate the laws for agricultural seeds.
Meet Ben Thomas the new Director of the Montana Department of Agriculture. Ben recently discussed his career path and goals to enhance Montana agriculture with Lane Nordlund.
BILLINGS, MT (March 20, 2017) - For a lot of people, it has been a long, cold and snowy winter. So, with the Spring Equinox arriving in the wee hours of March 20, 2017, the official start of the spring season was some very welcomed news.
MSU's Agricultural Experiment Stations developed the state's top-seeded wheat varieties in 2016, according to the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service Montana Field Office.
BILLINGS, MT (March 14, 2017) - NipsIt® SUITE Cereals OF by Valent is a ready-to-use optimal formulation seed protectant designed for seed conditioners and cereal growers treating on-farm. NipsIt SUITE Cereals is a combination of three supersystemic components formulated for improved handling that delivers unsurpassed seed protection, excellent plant stands and healthier plants, resulting in increased yield and return on investment.
BILLINGS, MT (March 14, 2017) - Most cereal growers in today's industry are concerned about having top quality weed control in their fields. Especially with more resistance being reported including ALS and glyphosate resistance. Dow AgroSciences offers growers some new tools to help combat these tough to control weeds.
BILLINGS, MT (March 14, 2017) - It has been a long, cold and snowy winter for wheat and barley growers in the Rocky Mountain West and Northern Plains. With spring planting just around the corner now, growers Arysta LifeScience is reminding them to protect their seed with a solid fungicide program.
BILLINGS, MT (March 14, 2017) - During the 2017 Commodity Classic in San Antonio, Syngenta introduced wheat growers to new technology available this growing season.