Headline in 2007 Meant Millions More Bushels

Cindy Zimmerman Audio, BASF, Commodity Classic, Corn, Seed, Soybean, Wheat

Andy Lee is the director of business operations for US Crop Protection at BASF. In this position, he oversees all sales and marketing functions for BASF inthe US crop protection market. In his presentation at BASF’s “Science Behind Seed Treatments” media symposium at the 2008 Commodity Classic in Nashville, Andy told the ag journalists that they are the answer to …

Audio, BASF, Commodity Classic, Corn, Seed, Soybean, Wheat

Off to Classic

Cindy Zimmerman BASF, Commodity Classic, Corn, NCGA, Soybean, Wheat

While Chuck is busy basking in the glorious Florida weather, I am preparing to head on out to the 2008 Commodity Classic in Nashville at the Opryland. First on the agenda tomorrow afternoon is the BASF International Seed Treatment Symposium to provide us media types with all the latest info on BASF products and technology. The Classic really gets rolling …

BASF, Commodity Classic, Corn, NCGA, Soybean, Wheat

No “Stick” in Drumsticks

Laura McNamara General, Technology, Wheat

Drummers won’t be pounding out beats with wood if they start using Wheatware products. Nor will they be using plastic. Instead, they’ll be using, you guessed it, wheat. The new biodegradable product line also offers guitar picks, hangars and more. To help protect the Earth’s virgin forests and reduce global warming, Wheatware.com, exclusive U.S. distributor of Wheatware™ products, has donated …

General, Technology, Wheat

Iraq Wheat Harvest

Chuck Zimmerman Audio, Government, International, Wheat

Here’s a timely report from Paul McKellips, Global Outreach Officer, US Embassy Baghdad, The Green Room – Public Affairs GO Team. It’s almost time for Commodity Classic which will include wheat this year so finding out what’s going on with wheat production in Iraq is nice to know. It looks like seed cleaners are making all the difference in the …

Audio, Government, International, Wheat