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February 24, 2015
FEATURED NEWS: Keep greens in play
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Drones hover closer to entering ag

Long-anticipated rules proposed earlier this month would open an era in which small commercial unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) help drainage contractors, and others in the agriculture world, perform routine tasks. >> Read full article

Preventing nutrient runoff

Farmers on a quest to keep more fertilizer on their fields and out of Iowa's waterways may have an easier time finding a solution, thanks to new research from the University of Iowa. >> Read full article

Minnesotans watching lawsuit in Iowa

Iowa’s largest water utility is threatening to sue three rural counties for allowing excess farm chemicals to contaminate drinking water – a dispute that is triggering a wider debate over the best way for Midwestern states to stop pollution from fertilizer runoff. >> Read full article

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Feature News

Keep greens in play

The beautiful established scenery of an old golf course can rarely be beaten, but history can come at a price when standing water threatens course closure. One thing we can all be fairly sure of is that weather patterns are changing and, global warming aside, that appears to be something that is here to stay. As golf courses continue to be under increasing pressure for new membership, the ability to offer year-round play has to be an absolute given. >> Learn More…

 
 Event Calendar 
 

London Farm Show

March 4-6, 2015
Location: Western Fair District in London, Ont. >> More Info

Ottawa Valley Farm Show

March 10-12, 2015
Location: EY Centre in Ottawa >> More Info

New Jersey LICA

March 13-14, 2015
Location: Clinton Holiday Inn in Clinton, NJ >> More Info

North American Farm & Power Show

March 19-21, 2015
Location: Steele County Fairground in Owatonna, Minn. >> More Info

Pennsylvania LICA

March 26-29, 2015
Location: Crowne Plaza Downtown in Harrisburg, Penn. >> More Info