DuPont Pioneer Hybrid Maize Study Shows Strong Yield Advantages to Help Farmers Weather Drought

DuPont Pioneer Hybrid Maize Study Shows Strong Yield Advantages to Help Farmers Weather Drought
DES MOINES, Iowa (PRWEB) March 24, 2015 DuPont Pioneer today announced the Journal of Crop Science has published results of a multi-year study conducted to evaluate maize (corn) hybrids under drought-stress, or water-limited, conditions. Findings scientifically demonstrate the efficacy of Pioneer® brand Optimum® AQUAmax® maize hybrid seeds, which help farmers achieve more stable yields under ...

Dr. Elaine Ingham to visit Living Web Farms, Train Farmers to Improve Soil Health

Dr. Elaine Ingham to visit Living Web Farms, Train Farmers to Improve Soil Health
Asheville, NC (PRWEB) January 27, 2015 Louise Langsner has been gardening on the same land for over 40 years. Together with her partner Drew, Louise grows food, cooks community meals, and welcomes countless visitors to her farm in North Carolina for workshops in woodworking and basket weaving. The Langsner’s Country Workshops business has grown hand ...

Family Farmers Fight for Just Federal Food Safety Regulation

Family Farmers Fight for Just Federal Food Safety Regulation
Asheville, NC (PRWEB) November 21, 2014 As Director of Living Web Farms, an education and research organic farm in western North Carolina, Patryk Battle oversees production of thousands of tons of organic food, which is donated weekly to the hungry. In addition to donations, the farm offers education on cooking, canning, gardening, energy, and farming ...