Management http://westernfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6111/more en California weed science gathering continues to grow http://westernfarmpress.com/management/california-weed-science-gathering-continues-grow <div class="node-body gallery-body">California Weed Science Society talks challenges at annual meeting</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/california-weed-science-gathering-continues-grow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/california-weed-science-gathering-continues-grow#comments Alfalfa Grapes Management Orchard Crops Rice Tree Nuts Vegetables Groups & Organizations Mon, 25 Jan 2016 20:12:00 +0000 164421 at http://westernfarmpress.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">Past&nbsp;</span>CWSS<span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;Board Chairman Rick Miller, left, presented&nbsp;</span>UCCE<span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;Weed Specialist Steven&nbsp;</span>Fennimore<span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;the 2016 Award of Excellence for his work with&nbsp;</span>CWSS<span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;on a book to educate managers on principles of weed control.</span></p> FMC introduces Preemptor SC fungicide for corn, wheat, soybean http://westernfarmpress.com/management/fmc-introduces-preemptor-sc-fungicide-corn-wheat-soybean <div class="node-body article-body"><p>FMC Agricultural Solutions has announced the release of Preemptor SC fungicide which provides corn, soybean and wheat growers with full-season fungicidal benefits in as little as just one early application.</p> <p>&ldquo;Applying a fungicide early gives corn and soybean growers more application options, providing greater flexibility with application timing and rates,&rdquo; said Adam Prestegord, FMC Agricultural Solutions North America product manager.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/fmc-introduces-preemptor-sc-fungicide-corn-wheat-soybean" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/fmc-introduces-preemptor-sc-fungicide-corn-wheat-soybean#comments Management Corn Fungicides Wheat Fri, 18 Dec 2015 14:59:00 +0000 163671 at http://westernfarmpress.com Agworld, CDMS partner on crop protection-nutrition info http://westernfarmpress.com/management/agworld-cdms-partner-crop-protection-nutrition-info <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Agworld, a leading provider of mobile farm management software, announces a new partnership with CDMS to provide crop protection and other product compliance information within Agworld&rsquo;s comprehensive platform.</p> <p>This partnership allows&nbsp;Agworld&nbsp;to better serve their customers by providing the most accurate and current product information available for crop protection and crop nutrition.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/agworld-cdms-partner-crop-protection-nutrition-info" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/agworld-cdms-partner-crop-protection-nutrition-info#comments Management Tue, 17 Nov 2015 20:12:00 +0000 163091 at http://westernfarmpress.com PCAs encouraged to expand advice into sustainability http://westernfarmpress.com/management/pcas-encouraged-expand-advice-sustainability <div class="field-deck"> As industries tackle sustainability, growers are asking for help, one leader says </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pest Control Advisors encouraged to help growers achieve sustainability standards</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/pcas-encouraged-expand-advice-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/pcas-encouraged-expand-advice-sustainability#comments Management Orchard Crops Tree Nuts Vegetables Almonds Grapes Pecans Pistachios Walnuts Wed, 11 Nov 2015 16:12:00 +0000 162911 at http://westernfarmpress.com <p>Those with professional licenses sign in to receive their continuing education credits at the annual CAPCA conference in Reno, Nev.&nbsp;</p> Syngenta adds Orondis fungicide for vegetable, potato, tobacco http://westernfarmpress.com/management/syngenta-adds-orondis-fungicide-vegetable-potato-tobacco <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Syngenta announces that Orondis fungicide is now approved for use by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as the first fungicide in the Fungicide Resistance Action Committee ( FRAC) group U15.</p> <p>Pending state registrations, Orondis could be available for the 2016 season.</p> <p>Orondis contains the active ingredient oxathiapiprolin and offers a new mode of action for control of economically important soil and foliar diseases caused by Oomycete fungi in vegetables, potatoes, and tobacco.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/syngenta-adds-orondis-fungicide-vegetable-potato-tobacco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/syngenta-adds-orondis-fungicide-vegetable-potato-tobacco#comments Management Fungicides Vegetables Mon, 14 Sep 2015 14:35:00 +0000 161631 at http://westernfarmpress.com AGCO introduces SOLO AGCO EDITION UAV http://westernfarmpress.com/management/agco-introduces-solo-agco-edition-uav <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="http://cts.vresp.com/c/?Broadhead/7e3638e4f7/303ec71654/e5745b0328">AGCO Corporation</a> announces its new <a href="http://cts.vresp.com/c/?Broadhead/7e3638e4f7/303ec71654/6a04af9775">SOLO AGCO EDITION</a> unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).</p> <p>Utilizing intuitive mission planning and cloud-based, high-resolution mapping software, the UAV is easy to use and can increase farmers&#39; efficiency.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/agco-introduces-solo-agco-edition-uav" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/agco-introduces-solo-agco-edition-uav#comments Management Tue, 04 Aug 2015 15:03:00 +0000 160581 at http://westernfarmpress.com Iteris, Conservis Corp. partner on decision support analytics for farm management http://westernfarmpress.com/management/iteris-conservis-corp-partner-decision-support-analytics-farm-management <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Interis, Inc. has partnered with Conservis Corp. to integrate Iteris&#39; ClearAg Visualization Components and Advisory Services into Conservis&#39; next-generation farm management information system (FMIS) platform.</p> <p>Conservis&#39; FMIS platform manages more than $8 billion of farm assets at all stages of production, providing growers with real-time management including planning, purchasing, planting, harvesting, and marketing control.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/iteris-conservis-corp-partner-decision-support-analytics-farm-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/iteris-conservis-corp-partner-decision-support-analytics-farm-management#comments Management Wed, 22 Jul 2015 18:25:00 +0000 160331 at http://westernfarmpress.com California regulators study pesticide usage near schools http://westernfarmpress.com/management/california-regulators-study-pesticide-usage-near-schools <div class="field-byline"> Richard Cornett, Director of Communications, Western Plant Health Association </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) has wrapped up public workshops focused on obtaining input and feedback from the public about the use of pesticides near California schools.</p> <p>The public sessions, which took place in May and June in Sacramento, Salinas, Ventura, Oxnard, Lamont and Coachella, were sparked by a media story written by the Center of Investigating Reporting concerning Rio Mesa High School in Oxnard.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/california-regulators-study-pesticide-usage-near-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/california-regulators-study-pesticide-usage-near-schools#comments Management Pesticides Fri, 26 Jun 2015 23:41:00 +0000 159741 at http://westernfarmpress.com Tipton dairyman delays triticale harvest for blackbirds http://westernfarmpress.com/management/tipton-dairyman-delays-triticale-harvest-blackbirds <div class="node-body gallery-body">California dairyman postpones triticale harvest for blackbirds</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/tipton-dairyman-delays-triticale-harvest-blackbirds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/tipton-dairyman-delays-triticale-harvest-blackbirds#comments Management Grains Fri, 22 May 2015 18:24:00 +0000 158811 at http://westernfarmpress.com Agren updates ‘SoilCalculator’ to better estimate erosion, cost http://westernfarmpress.com/management/agren-updates-soilcalculator-better-estimate-erosion-cost <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001MynXEvCHS3uHap6OUmxhiRP2VLj4TpOU4UTcPCOIilffu2xemeq7Vd7Gsmqpk-ZNlh16t19HaxujWpYzT-ZZn9zSlDAnFhqSoB0aTW6hnQPb_FfcvMqkmDS4pIn_5xUZKxSsoXk3zQ2NM1371e8M-XZ8k6TXsOF_bFMvhTf7T4w=&amp;c=-GtJTqraJ__uxv8Q8I7Yk2h1Zru_hoTsUl6-oHkpo4CrR9grn3cVow==&amp;ch=24ixPf63lrlKTQ4Iz__K1ptXaRvDVJPfdZmFSU55u5wXvn849DVIHQ==" target="_blank">Agren, Inc.</a>&nbsp;has released a new version of its <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001MynXEvCHS3uHap6OUmxhiRP2VLj4TpOU4UTcPCOIilffu2xemeq7Vd7Gsmqpk-ZNaDrLrR1WhMgPfBl9kPOlV1Mb8sGquOWVNiy1gV6vk_0vBfbtndyHsf5crhJCwwjnqK7lKbJniCvGq6ial</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/agren-updates-soilcalculator-better-estimate-erosion-cost" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/agren-updates-soilcalculator-better-estimate-erosion-cost#comments Management Tue, 12 May 2015 20:23:00 +0000 158471 at http://westernfarmpress.com