Technology

Interview: Dr. Chavonda Jacobs-Young, Administrator of the Agricultural Research Service, and Mojdeh Bahar, Assistant Administrator for Technology Transfer

Interview / R&D / Technology

Dr. Chavonda Jacobs-Young has served as administrator of the Agricultural Research Service (ARS), the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s chief scientific in-house research agency, since February 2014. Previously, Jacobs-Young had served as ARS Associate Administrator for National Programs, where she led ... read more

USDA and Agriculture Update

Business / Policy / Technology

The omnibus five-year 2014 Agriculture Act (Farm Bill) will continue to govern federal agriculture policy through 2018, but American farms and industry remain uncertain about what the new Trump administration’s trade policies will mean to agriculture exports or what the ... read more

Hydroponic Fodder Systems

Crops / Livestock / Technology

Horses, goats, sheep, pigs, chickens, cattle – different creatures, but all bound by a common thread: They gotta eat. That won’t surprise anyone in the ag business; but the way we feed livestock – meaning the what and the how ... read more

U.S. Agriculture OUTLOOK 2017

Crops / Livestock / Policy / Technology

The latest edition of U.S. Agriculture Outlook has just gone live. Check out what we’ve got in store for you in this edition… The Big Picture: UAVs’ potential to capture in-depth ag data Hydroponic Fodder Systems: Benefits and challenges of this ... read more

Minimal friction, minimal wear: DuPont™ Vespel® polyimide rectangular rings provide reliable sealing for John Deere’s pioneering tractor dual-clutch transmission

Technology

DuPont™ Vespel® polyimide rectangular rings provide reliable sealing for John Deere’s pioneering tractor dual-clutch transmission Geneva, 29 November 2016 — John Deere, Mannheim/Germany, makes use of the excellent friction and wear behaviour of sealing rings made of DuPont™ Vespel® in its ... read more