Panther Pro Herbicide from Nufarm

Chuck Zimmerman Ag Media Summit, AgWired Precision, Audio, Crop Protection, Herbicide, Nufarm 0 Comments

Nufarm’s Panther® Pro herbicide for soybeans was on display during the Info Expo at the 2017 Ag Media Summit in Snowbird, Utah. Nufarm Communications Specialist, Emilia Villacis, said the product fights broad spectrum weed control in burndown, pre-plant and pre-emergent applications; and residual control of weeds in crop-fallow and non-crop bare ground uses. Panther Pro will hit the market this …

Ag Media Summit, AgWired Precision, Audio, Crop Protection, Herbicide, Nufarm

Nufarm Seeing Results in Citrus Greening

Kelly Marshall Audio, Citrus, Nufarm

The Potato Expo in San Fansisco earlier this month gave Chuck Zimmerman a chance to talk to Nufarm Manager of Tech Services, Alan Haack about an issue affecting the home state of AgWired’s world headquarters. Citrus greening has devastated the citrus industry of Florida, affecting half of the state’s fruit production. Last year the Florida Commissioner of Agriculture declared a …

Audio, Citrus, Nufarm

Welcome to #PotatoExpo from @NufarmUS

Cindy Zimmerman Audio, Fungicide, Nufarm, Potato

The 2017 Potato Expo is underway in San Francisco with more than 180 exhibitors at the trade show with the latest products and technology for the potato industry. Nufarm seed treatment specialist Evan Carlisle says they are showcasing four products at the show this year. “We have three fungicides and one insecticide for seed treatments for potatoes,” said Carlisle. “I …

Audio, Fungicide, Nufarm, Potato

It’s #PotatoExpo Time

Chuck Zimmerman Nufarm, Potato

It’s still very early in the new year but it’s already time for the annual Potato Expo, which takes place this week in San Francisco, CA. I’ll be back on the agriblogging highway and on location by Wednesday evening to be your eyes and ears at the expo, thanks once again to our friends with Nufarm. Unite with others at …

Nufarm, Potato

#ZimmieZebra is Zelfie Ready

Jamie Johansen Agribusiness, Company Announcement, NAMA, Nufarm, ZimmComm Announcement

#ZimmieZebra made it to her temporary home this weekend and jumped at the chance to stretch her legs after her long journey. Tomorrow Zimmie and I will make the trip to Kansas City for the 2016 Agri-Marketing Conference, but wanted to make sure she wasn’t camera shy and ready for the many Zelfies to come. Thankfully, she thoroughly enjoyed getting …

Agribusiness, Company Announcement, NAMA, Nufarm, ZimmComm Announcement

Zimmie the Zebra Looking for New Home at #NAMA16

Chuck Zimmerman Animal Agriculture, Animal Health, Audio, Livestock, NAMA, Nufarm

Meet Zimmie the Zebra. This rare pygmy zebra has been homeless for some time as habitat in her native land of Zambia has been disappearing. When I found out about this I called Brian Rund, Nufarm, because he and I had worked on a zebra home placement project during Potato Expo earlier this year. During that show we helped Chip, …

Animal Agriculture, Animal Health, Audio, Livestock, NAMA, Nufarm

Comedian Damian Mason at #PotatoExpo

Cindy Zimmerman Audio, Marketing, Nufarm, Potato

Damian Mason is a very popular, very funny speaker for agricultural groups that we’ve heard several times at different events but he always has a serious underlying message for his audience. One topic he hit on at the Potato Expo last week was the organic trend. “I’m not anti-organic, I’m actually pro-organic because it’s a profitable niche and it gives …

Audio, Marketing, Nufarm, Potato

Expanding @NufarmUS Portfolio

Chuck Zimmerman Audio, Nufarm, Potato

Nufarm is the eighth largest crop protection company in the world and just keeps getting bigger while not changing its stripes. At the 2016 Potato Expo last week, I talked with Nufarm North America‘s Vice President for Innovations and Regulatory Affairs Rob Schwehr about what’s new at Nufarm. “What we’ve done over the last couple of years is continue our …

Audio, Nufarm, Potato