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HitGen and BASF Enter DNA-Encoded Library Based Research Collaboration

LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany & CHENGDU, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BASF and HitGen Ltd. have entered into a research collaboration to identify novel, small molecule leads for targets of agrochemical interes... Read More

South Dakota lawmakers approve precision ag project at SDSU

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota lawmakers have approved a major new precision agriculture facility at South Dakota State University. The Senate voted 30-2 Thursday to send the bill authorizing the project to Gov. Dennis Daugaard. The roughly... Read More

USFRA Launches engAGe App to Help Farmers and  Ranchers Advocate on Social Media

ST. LOUIS (February 26, 2018) - With only 4-5,000 agriculturalists on social media that post three or more times per month about food and ag-related issues, we have a small footprint in the digital media space compared to the anti-ag movement. Many ... Read More

Zoetis Develops First Holstein Reference Genome

PARSIPPANY, — Zoetis has developed the first complete Holstein de novo reference genome, giving geneticists the ability to map regions of the genome influencing a range of health and disease outcomes. This significant development will promote adv... Read More

ISU leads project to combat herbicide resistance

AMES, Iowa — Harrison County is home to a new project focused on combating weed resistance as part of a statewide pest resistance management program led by Iowa State University. A team of local farmers, landowners, agronomists, crop advisers, b... Read More

MN Students Want GMO Approval Process Streamlined

A group of graduate students at the University of Minnesota is asking Congress to streamline the approval process for GMO crops that produce food and fiber. The seven students are doing graduate work at the Minnesota College of Food, Agriculture, and... Read More