Technology

  • Aspirin opened many doors

    Therapeutic breakthroughs define Bayer’s history. Expect many more as company scientists turn medical dreams into everyday reality Aspirin may be the […]

  • Discover 150 years of science at Bayer

    “Mom, you mean people who got cancer at the beginning of this century often died of the disease? They couldn’t just […]

  • Herbicide-resistant weeds bring a new challenge

    It’s an old story. Vanquish one crop pest and another pops up. Here’s how Bayer suggests handling the latest unwelcome arrivals […]

  • Workwear goes high-tech

    Few farmers would give a second thought to what goes into the design and quality of the work clothes they put […]

  • Keep your foliar fungicides on target

    To get the most out of a fungicide, you have to get it where it needs to go and apply it […]

  • VRT works – for some farms

    Adoption of any new technology depends on whether it’s right for you and your farm and if it helps improve the […]

  • Take it to the bank

    The International Rice Genebank (IRG), located in Los Banos in the Philippines, is home to the world’s largest collection of rice […]

  • Successful farmers reveal their best investments

    No matter what they produce or where they live, prosperous farmers constantly evaluate new technologies and management practices, then implement those […]

  • Rice rules

    If rice is on your menu today, you’re in good company — more than  half the world’s population eats the grain […]

  • Farm on the go

    Visit Andrew Campbell’s website and the first thing you see is picture of a farmer — a bit of a silver […]

  • High fertilizer prices explained

    Walk into any country coffee shop and it won’t be long before you hear farmers talking about the price of fertilizer. […]

  • The new world of precision agriculture

    Precision agriculture has come a long way over the past decade. And according to Professor Raj Khosla, developments over the next […]

  • Expand your precision tool box

    Over the past decade, western Canadian growers have been adopting different aspects of precision farming. The results of a survey of […]

  • Brush up your small-engine repair skills

    Repairing small engines used to be relatively simple. A good socket set, pliers and screwdrivers were all you needed for most […]

  • Diagnose small-engine problems with the ‘FAST’ approach

    Small engines are essential in farm operations. They power augers, pumps and generators; they run most lawn and garden equipment from […]