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    U.S. Soy Processors Build New Capacity at Fastest Rate in 20 Years

    Dec 11, 2017 11:27 AM

    U.S. agricultural cooperatives are building new soybean crushing plants at the fastest rate in two decades as farmers in the world’s top producer prepare to sow another record area with soy.

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    DuPont Collaborates with Sumitomo Chemical for Seed Treatments

    Dec 05, 2017 04:34 PM

    Sumitomo Chemical Company, parent company of Valent, recently entered an agreement with DuPont Crop Protection for the development, registration and commercialization of seed treatment technology.

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    Gulke: Post-Harvest Rally Continues

    Dec 02, 2017 05:41 AM

    As we start December on a mostly positive note for the week, Jerry Gulke, president of the Gulke Group, says it’s not a bad week for agriculture. The good news, he says, harvest is basically done, but the bad news is harvest is basically done, and now farmers have a big crop in the bin they have to get rid of.

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    Biodiesel Vows To Work With Trump Admin To Correct RFS Levels

    Dec 01, 2017 11:51 AM

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalized its Renewable Fuel Standards (RFS) of how much ethanol and biodiesel may be blended into the gasoline supply.

    Those levels are roughly equal to this year’s numbers, which is sending mixed response around farm country. Corn producers are relieved at a small uptick in renewable fuel requirements, while biodiesel producers say the EPA did not listen to their plea. 

    The cellulosic standard is one area lowered for 2018. Opponents say that side of the industry hasn’t picked up as much as expected. 

    AgDay national reporter Betsy Jibben talks with Robert White, vice president of industry relations with for the Renewable Fuels Association, about the cellulosic number.

    Hear EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt’s reasoning to why the levels are set at the levels on AgDay above as well.

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    EPA Releases Final Rule on Biofuel Blends for 2018

    Nov 30, 2017 10:27 AM

    The biofuel industry is split on the Environmental Protection Agency’s final rule for the amount of biofuels to be blended into the nation’s gasoline and diesel supplies in 2018 and 2019. 

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    New Conventional Soybean Offers Strong Yield, Disease Resistance

    Nov 30, 2017 09:25 AM

    DrewSoy 5.0 is a new conventional soybean variety with strong yield potential and workhorse field performance, according to the Natural Soybean and Grain Alliance (NSGA).

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    Farm Family Harvests Crop, Life's Challenges Together

    Nov 29, 2017 01:26 PM

    Jay and Cara Myers of Colfax, North Dakota are no strangers of technology. Farming in the state can be challenging due to a smaller window to plant and harvest. That’s why these 2014 Top Producer of the Year Candidates want to make every acre count. 

    As the remaining bushels of the 2017 crop gets shut in the bin, this North Dakota farm family is turning toward more pressing issues.

    AgDay national reporter Betsy Jibben has the story. 

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