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  1. Ag Startup Engine Announces InvestmentsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 18 | Agri Marketing

    AG STARTUP ENGINE ANNOUNCES INVESTMENTS Jul. 18, 2018 Source: Ag Startup Engine news release Ag Startup Engine has announced that it has made an initial investment in agricultural startup automed, and continued support for FarmlandFinder with a second investment. The announced investments in automed, a supplier of hardware devices and software systems for medication delivery, compliance, disease prevention and traceability for the livestock industry, and FarmlandFinder , a software that is building a nationwide search engine for land real estate in Iowa and has been referred to as "the Zillow of farmland," are in addition to a number of other investments ASE has made in agricultural startups since its formation in 2016.


  2. Iowa State's Research Farms Reports Now Available OnlineRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2018 | Agri Marketing

    IOWA STATE'S RESEARCH FARMS REPORTS NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE Jun. 7, 2018 Source: Iowa State University news release The results of more than 120 agricultural research trials conducted last year at Iowa State University's Research and Demonstration Farms are available online and can be downloaded at no charge. "These research reports are a valuable resource for farmers, agricultural educators and agribusiness people needing the latest information on crops, soils, horticulture and livestock management," said Mark Honeyman, associate dean for operations for the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.


  3. Iowa State Launches MBA On Food, Agriculture And BiosystemsRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2018 | Agri Marketing

    IOWA STATE LAUNCHES MBA ON FOOD, AGRICULTURE AND BIOSYSTEMS Jun. 4, 2018 Source: Iowa State University news release One of Iowa's most prominent business leaders, Suku Radia, joins the Debbie and Jerry Ivy College of Business as it launches an executive MBA program - the first in the Midwest to focus on food, agriculture, and biosystems. "Not only are we the first in Iowa to offer an executive MBA with this focus, we're the first in the Midwest, and we are doing it with one of the most respected, well-known business leaders in the state of Iowa - Suku Radia," said Raisbeck Endowed Dean David Spalding.


  4. DowDuPont Continues To Look For Buyer Of Its Cellulosic Ethanol Plant In IowaRead the original story

    May 8, 2018 | Agri Marketing

    DOWDUPONT CONTINUES TO LOOK FOR BUYER OF ITS CELLULOSIC ETHANOL PLANT IN IOWA May 8, 2018 Source: DowDuPont news release The Midlands, Mich.-based company closed the plant and laid off most of its 90 employees last November. It was expected to produce 30 million gallons of cellulosic ethanol, fuel created by breaking down corn and soybean byproducts, but never advanced past its startup production stage.


  5. Best Burger In Iowa Announced ... In AmesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | Agri Marketing

    BEST BURGER IN IOWA ANNOUNCED ... IN AMES May 2, 2018 BrownfieldAgNews reports: An Ames restaurant is the winner of the 2018 Iowa's Best Burger competition. The award goes to Cafe Beaudelaire, a Brazilian-inspired restaurant also known as Cafe B, located in the heart of Iowa State University's campus-town.


  6. Announces Its Annual Leadership Enhancement WorkshopRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2018 | Agri Marketing

    AGCAREERS.COM ANNOUNCES ITS ANNUAL LEADERSHIP ENHANCEMENT WORKSHOP Mar. 27, 2018 Source: news release Whether it's a new manager needing to accelerate their leadership learning curve or an experienced manager in need of a refresh on key leading principles, they will discover important takeaways at the Leader Development Course . This Leadership Enhancement Workshop, June 5-6, 2018 in Ames, Iowa is valuable for any level of manager, or potential manager, interested in taking their leadership to the next level.


  7. Iowa State To Host "Big Data For (Sm)all Farmers" WorkshopRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2018 | Agri Marketing

    IOWA STATE TO HOST "BIG DATA FOR ALL FARMERS" WORKSHOP Feb. 5, 2018 Source: Iowa State University news release An Iowa State University workshop will examine how Big Data can benefit agricultural producers Feb. 26-27 at the Scheman Center in Ames. The Big Data for Sm Farmers Workshop was organized to inform farmers of small and medium sized operations about current and future big data research, resources and technologies.


  8. Smart Ag Delivers First Cloud-Based Platform For Driverless TractorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | Agri Marketing

    An Iowa technology company has unlocked the tremendous potential for automation in agriculture by developing the first cloud-based platform for driverless tractors. Smart Ag officials in Ames announced today they are releasing on a limited basis, the first application for the platform, called AutoCart.


  9. Steve Myer Joins Kerns & AssociatesRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2018 | Agri Marketing

    STEVE MYER JOINS KERNS & ASSOCIATES Jan. 9, 2018 Red River Farm Network reports: Economist Steve Meyer has accepted a position with Kerns & Associates, which is based in Ames, Iowa. Most recently, Meyer was with EMI Analytics.


  10. Engineers Make Wearable Sensors For Plants, Enabling Measurements Of Water Use In CropsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Agri Marketing

    ENGINEERS MAKE WEARABLE SENSORS FOR PLANTS, ENABLING MEASUREMENTS OF WATER USE IN CROPS Jan. 8, 2018 Source: Iowa State University sent via AgPR --the news distribution service for agriculture Iowa State University researchers have developed these "plant tattoo sensors" to take real-time, direct measurements of water use in crops. Photo courtesy of Liang Dong.


  11. Winfield, United Suppliers Complete Merger, Acquires Solum Soil Testing Lab, Armor SeedRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2017 | Agri Marketing

    WINFIELD, UNITED SUPPLIERS COMPLETE MERGER, ACQUIRES SOLUM SOIL TESTING LAB, ARMOR SEED Nov. 17, 2017 Source: WinField United news release WinField United, the crop inputs and insights business of Land O'Lakes, Inc., has made several strategic investments to strengthen its total agronomy solution for retail and farmer customers. The company has expanded its offerings in soil and tissue analysis, crop nutrients, seed, and insights capabilities.


  12. Agenda Set For Prairie Crest Capital Annual Ag Tech Investor ConferenceRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2017 | Agri Marketing

    AGENDA SET FOR PRAIRIE CREST CAPITAL ANNUAL AG TECH INVESTOR CONFERENCE Oct. 25, 2017 Source: Prairie Crest Capital news release The Prairie Crest Capital Annual Ag Tech Investor Conference recently unveiled its list of speakers for its upcoming event on Nov. 9, 2017. Throughout the day, the event will feature a wide range of presenters from both the private and public sectors.


  13. Nat'l Pork Board Names USDA's Dr. Craig Morris To Int'l Marketing PostRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2017 | Agri Marketing

    NAT'L PORK BOARD NAMES USDA'S DR. CRAIG MORRIS TO INT'L MARKETING POST Oct. 19, 2017 Source: Nat'l Pork Board news release The National Pork Board today named Craig Morris, Ph.D., as its new Vice President of International Marketing.


  14. EFC Systems Announces The Purchase Of AgSolver AssetsRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2017 | Agri Marketing

    EFC SYSTEMS ANNOUNCES THE PURCHASE OF AGSOLVER ASSETS Oct. 6, 2017 Source: EFC Systems news release sent via AgPR --the news distribution service for agriculture EFC Systems, Inc. , a leading provider of solutions for Agricultural Retailers announced it has purchased the assets of AgSolver Inc. The move establishes a new Agronomic Planning and Sustainabilty division at EFC Systems which Dr. Dave Muth will oversee as Vice President. The technology and team of 12 that comes to EFC Systems will be a significant expansion to their efforts to help agricultural retailers and growers in both planning and sustainability efforts.


  15. Kent, Iowa Corn, Sukup Mfg Donate $14 Million To Support ISU's Feed Mill, Grain Science ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | Agri Marketing

    KENT, IOWA CORN, SUKUP MFG DONATE $14 MILLION TO SUPPORT ISU'S FEED MILL, GRAIN SCIENCE PROJECT Sep. 11, 2017 Source: Joint news release Kent Corporation is committing $8 million, the Iowa Corn Promotion Board $4 million and Sukup Manufacturing Co. $2 million in support of a new Iowa State University educational and research facility for feed milling and grain science.


  16. Iowa State's Ag Business, Entrepreneurship Programs Receive $1 Million GiftRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2017 | Agri Marketing

    IOWA STATE'S AG BUSINESS, ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAMS RECEIVE $1 MILLION GIFT Aug. 31, 2017 Source: Iowa State University news release The Underwood Family Foundation of Ames has made a $1 million gift to support the agricultural business and agricultural entrepreneurship programs in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University. "Changing students' experiences and their lives is our plan," said Roger Underwood, director of the Underwood Family Foundation.


  17. Sukup Manufacturing Company To Open Ames, IA OfficeRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2017 | Agri Marketing

    SUKUP MANUFACTURING COMPANY TO OPEN AMES, IA OFFICE Aug. 16, 2017 Source: Sukup Manufacturing news release Sukup Manufacturing Co. announced today that it will open an office location in the Iowa State University Research Park in Ames, Iowa.


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