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Zoetis welcomes Cheryl Marti as senior marketing manager for U.S. Dairy Genetics and Reproductives. DuPont Crop Protection announced an agreement with Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (Mitsui) for DuPont to sell its global Kocide® and ManKocide® copper fungicide business assets to Mitsui. The USDA’s National Animal Health Monitoring System has launched Cervid 2014, the first-ever national study of the U.S. farmed …

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The USDA announced to industry stakeholders that it would rein-in misleading language on organic packaging that all too often has been suspected of confusing consumers. Laura Wood Peterson joins Syngenta as manager of federal government relations, based in Washington, D.C. In this role, Peterson will support the company’s strategic federal government relations including outreach and advocacy. AgGateway announced that President …

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The National Corn Growers Association welcomes Sara Neagu, who joins the organization as the legislative assistant for the Washington office. broadhead, a leading marketing communications agency connecting the interests of urban and rural consumers, has announced the hiring of Elizabeth Holum and the promotions of Karen Johnson and Natalie Hoover. Douglas L. Edgeton, a veteran of the healthcare and economic …

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The NC Biotechnology Center’s AgBiotech Initiative and NC State University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences are combining their signature events for this NOT TO BE MISSED two day conference in Raleigh at the McKimmon Conference Center. GROWMARK is pleased to welcome three employees into new roles within the Agronomy Services Department. DuPont Pioneer announced that Neal Gutterson, Ph.D., will …

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RiceTec will hold its annual Arkansas Field Day on August 14 beginning at 4:00 pm at their Harrisburg, AR Business Center. BASF announced the official publication of Maximum Residue Limits (MRLs) established by the European Commission for Sharpen® herbicide in the EU. Helping farmers and landowners choose the right farm bill risk coverage package in the months ahead will be …

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McDonald’s and the Iowa Food & Family Project (IFFP) are partnering to dish up fresh and fun information about quality food and the farm families who grow it. The National Corn Growers Association welcomes Jennifer Myers who joins the organization as the Communications Manager based in the Washington office. Jim Kelm, principal at Kelm Mangement, Red Wing, MN, was elected …

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Dr. Guy Fipps, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service irrigation engineer, was recently named Professional Engineer of the Year at the meeting of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers in Montreal, Canada. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) Administrator Anne Alonzo announced over the weekend that USDA’s National Farmers Market Directory now lists 8,268 markets, …

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Two new programs will benefit sheep producers and the sheep industry, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) announced July 28. Greater Indy Habitat for Humanity is partnering with Indiana’s agriculture community for the fifth consecutive year to construct a three-bedroom house during the Indiana State Fair. Beck’s is pleased to announce the purchase of the former …

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Captain Keith Colburn, one of the stars of the hit television series Deadliest Catch on Discovery Channel, has become an Ambassador for the nonprofit organization Seafood Nutrition Partnership (SNP). On Wednesday, Aug. 20 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., The Center for Food Integrity, in cooperation with the Water for Food Institute at the University of Nebraska, will host the Forum for …

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Wheat Growers has hired Mike Fillaus as the agronomy sales manager for the cooperative’s southern trade area. Syngenta announced plans to broaden and scale up its PLENE® platform of integrated sugar cane solutions. The American Farm Bureau Federation together with Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business Global Social Enterprise Initiative and the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative’s StartupHoyas announced the Rural Entrepreneurship …

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