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PrecisionAg awards of excellence winners honored at InfoAg
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Tevis received a PhD in Agricultural Engineering from Iowa State University in 1991 studying computational fluid mechanics. He began his career in precision agriculture as a Post Doctoral Research appointment at Texas A&M University studying the spatial distribution and management of agronomic variables in cotton. In 2011, Dr. Tevis was employed by Topcon Precision Agriculture as Director, ...

The Coca-Cola Co. donates additional $1.5 Million to UF/IFAS to fight citrus greening
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The University of Florida Foundation today announced a second gift of $1.5 million from The Coca-Cola Co. in support of long-term research aimed at preventing a widespread disease that affects crops in Florida’s $9 billion citrus industry. The contribution, to be distributed in $500,000 increments during the next three years, will be used to fund sustainable research programs managed by ...

Innovative products and new approaches to promote sustainability in horticulture
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At the 29th International Horticultural Congress which takes place from August 17 to 22 in Brisbane, Australia, Bayer CropScience is showcasing its latest innovations and novel approaches for sustainable horticulture production. Under the theme ‘Innovating Together for Sustainable Horticulture’ experts from the company present recent product novelties and new solutions that underline ...

Country Smells – Natural Fertiliser and Vertical Storage Tanks
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The Bucks Herald has again written about country smells after townspeople have complained about a farmer spreading animal manure on his land to increase productivity. The view of the newspaper is that farmers are only doing their jobs when it comes to fertilising their land. Consumers often express that they don’t want farmers to be using chemical fertilisers, and when natural fertilisers ...

Record Crops Predicted – Storing Chemicals in Suitable Vertical Storage Tanks
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The US is celebrating bumper crops this year, according to Farming UK. The publication states that the record-breaking corn harvest this year surpassed expectations of the US Department of Agriculture and it seems that because of the warm summer this year, that the UK could be following in its footsteps. Farming UK also reports on a trial that examines the good health of sugar beet crops. With ...

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    For over 50 years, Nor-Fishing has been an important national and international meeting place for the fisheries industry. This is where the latest technology is presented. This is where you meet your customers and competitors, and this is where you present your latest innovations. The fisheries industry has seen an incredible technological development over the past fifty years, and the new vessel technology, fishi

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    Protecting the rivers and aquifers from contamination by source control of industrial and municipal waste water treatment is essentially for the near future for a sustainable approach and management. Another very important issue is water management and water security to improve the protection of the water resources and supply in both national and local water supplies. Solutions do exist with which to alleviate the

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    The scientific program for the XXIV IUFRO World Congress will consist of plenary sessions, sub-plenary sessions, technical sessions, and themed poster sessions. In keeping with the spirit of the Congress title – Sustaining Forests, Sustaining People: The Role of Research – the Congress Scientific Committee (CSC) is developing a program to highlight how forest science is helping address significant envi

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    AE2014 is organised by the European Aquaculture Society in cooperation with AZTI-Tecnalia. Making sense of science implies setting priorities for knowledge generation; using the best people and infrastructure to create the knowledge and using the most suitable communication channels to ensure maximum impact of the results for all the different players in the value chain as well as for the end use

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    With moreexhibitors (2,428)andvisitors (159,896), EuroTier 2012 ended with new record figures. Especially the international attendance of exhibitors (1,146 from 50 countries) and visitors (37,602 from more than 100 countries) was much higher than ever before. Stand booking for EuroTier 2014 (including EnergyDecentral) opens today. Take advantage of the opportunity to answer questions put by highly qualified expert

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    After successfully organizing 1st and 2nd Global Moringa Meet on November 25-26 and November 21-22, BBA the knowledge arm of Center for Jatropha Promotion & Biodiesel (CJP) is delighted to announce the 3rd 2 Day Moringa State of Art International Workshop viz. Global Moringa World – 2014 to be held on 21- 22 November 2014 at Jaipur, India. India meets more than 80% demand of Moringa Products and thereby enjoying d
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    The 7th Global Jatropha World 3.0 Integrated Nonfood Biodiesel Farming & Technology Training Programme which shall be held November 24-28, 2014 at Jaipur, India, is mostly dedicated to multifeedstocks for building a sustainable biodiesel industry. The JatrophaWorld 2014 is re—designated as 7th Biodiesel CropSphere 2014 and re- designed to educate all stakeholders about critical issue of availability of right feeds
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