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ResponsibleAg Names Board of Directors

The Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA) and The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) today announced the selection of individuals to serve on the newly formed...

Lucas, Hagen Named ARA Legislators of the Year

Lucas was instrumental in getting the Farm Bill through the house, and the Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA) was pleased recognize him as one...

ARA, TFI Establish ResponsibleAg

ARA and TFI announce plans to create ResponsibleAg, an independent, not-for-profit organization designed to support fertilizer retailers’ compliance...

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NCBA Awards State Partners for Outstanding Recruiting Efforts

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) awarded two state affiliates for their outstanding recruitment efforts at the 2014 Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C., last week.

2014 Herbicide Resistant Testing Results – University of Guelph

According to the University of Guelph’s testing lab for herbicide resistant weeds, 86% of all submissions sent from the 2013 season were resistant to a particular herbicide that had historically been effective.

Cool weather slows weed burndown; spray when warm, says MU specialist

Weed control at spring planting, an increasing challenge with herbicide-resistant weeds, presents extra concerns when temperatures stay low, day and night. Weather bears watching more than usual.

Iowa Swine Day June 26 to Tackle Topics of Interest to Pork Industry

Porcine epidemic diarrhea virus, food safety, animal welfare and biosecurity will be some of the pressing topics covered June 26 at the third annual Iowa Swine Day at Iowa State University.

Beltway Beef Audio

Kristina Butts, executive director of government affairs, discusses the signup for disaster assistance and what producers need to know before signing up.

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    Syngenta Resistance Roundtable: Fungicides

    Introduction: This is the final entry in a series of three blog posts from Syngenta experts on the growing challenge...

  • Brian Reuwee

    ARA Accepting Retailer of the Year Nominations

    The Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA) is now accepting nominations for the Agricultural Retailer of the Year...

  • Brian Reuwee

    ARA, TFI Select ResponsibleAg Board of Directors

    ResponsibleAg, a joint initiative by the Agricultural Retailers Association and The Fertilizer Institute, recently...

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  • Brian Reuwee

    ARA Accepting Retailer of the Year Nominations

    The Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA) is now accepting nominations for the Agricultural Retailer of the Year...

  • Brian Reuwee

    Ag Organizations Express Concern about CWA Revisions

    The Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA), CropLife America (CLA) and The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) expressed...

  • Brian Reuwee

    ARA Applauds Proposed NPDES Fix

    During the House Agriculture Committee meeting Thursday, March 13, the committee approved H.R. 935, the Reducing Regulatory...

  • Brian Reuwee

    ARA Updates American Agronomic Stewardship Alliance on ResponsibleAg Initiative

    On March 11-12, ARA Senior Vice President of Public Policy & Counsel Richard Gupton attended the American Agronomic...

  • Brian Reuwee

    ARA joins USB for Take Action Partnership

    The Agricultural Retailers Association has joined with the United Soybean Board to take action against herbicide resistant...

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In a letter U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Administrator...

Jeff Sands

Pesticide users must currently comply with a requirement that certain pesticide applications - already...

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The Surface Transportation Board (STB) recently held a public hearing on a Petition for Rulemaking...

Brian Reuwee

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    ARA Comment Letters for EO 13650 & OSHA PSM RFI

    Posted in: Ag Open Discussion

    ARA is submitting the following comment letters on the Executive Order 13650: Improving Chemical Facility Safety & Security and OSHA's Process Safety Management (PSM) Request For Information. Today is the deadline to submit comments on both Obama...

  • David McKnight

    Comments for CAV Script Due Tomorrow

    Posted in: Commercial Applicator Training...

    Good Morning- I just wanted to remind everyone that comments regarding the draft CAV script are due tomorrow. Please forward your comments to Allen Summer at Allen@asmark.org and copy me (David@aradc.org ). Thank you, David