FTC and 10 States Sue Syngenta and Corteva


Lawsuit Alleges Illegal Activity to Block Competition and Innovation The United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has filed a lawsuit against Syngenta and Corteva for allegedly paying distributors to block competitors from selling cheaper generic products to farmers, according to an FTC news release. Ten states have joined the FTC in the lawsuit: California, Colorado, […]

Trash? Litter? Let’s call it VALUE! — Dr. Fred Below, U of IL


Katie Milburn Joins Meristem Crop Performance

Experienced marketing and team leader becomes Meristem’s Director of Brand, Marketing and Communications Experienced marketing and design professional and team leader Katie Milburn has joined Meristem Crop Performance Group, LLC (, one of the fastest-growing direct-to-farm crop input suppliers in America. Milburn becomes Meristem’s new Director – Brand, Marketing & Communications. “We’re very happy that […]

Research Shows EXCAVATOR™ Delivering Three to One Return On Investment


“No More Trash Talk…” Many top farmers and agronomists are insisting next crop’s success starts right now – when your combine leaves the field – and they’re using a post-harvest application of EXCAVATOR™, powered by MICROBILIZE™, to release major-league plant nutrition. “No more trash talk,” smiles Fred Below, PhD, crop physiologist at the University of […]

Meristem and MaxxYield Ag, LLC Announce Agreement


Jarred Huber and MaxxYield Ag Are Set to Bring More Innovation and High-quality Crop Inputs to Farmers in Wisconsin Meristem Crop Performance Group, LLC and Jarred Huber of MaxxYield Ag, LLC today announced a new dealership agreement to serve farmers in Wisconsin. Under the new relationship, MaxxYield Ag will carry the Meristem Crop Performance product […]

Railroad Union Strikes?


Another Supply Chain Disruptor Grain shipments on some railroads could stop as early as tomorrow, two days ahead of the possible rail strike, reports Tyne Morgan for Farm Journal. “As the country’s two largest rail unions remain at odds with rail companies, a rail stoppage is growing more likely,” she writes at Ag lobbyists […]

“…really notable innovation.”


– Shane Thomas, Upstream Ag Insights Meristem’s launch of two patent-pending biological delivery systems – BIO-CAPSULE™ and MICROBILIZE™ – has drawn considerable media attention. Shane Thomas brought the innovation of it into sharp focus for his readers in the most recent edition of UpStream Ag Insights.   “The compelling part here is the ability to […]

Chris Reat Joins Meristem Team As Senior Business Development and Sales Leader


Veteran Ag Leader to Serve Farmers and Dealer-partners in the South Meristem Crop Performance announced today that ag industry veteran Chris Reat has joined their team to expand business opportunities in Texas and across the southern US. He will seek to further boost Meristem’s portfolio of innovative solutions into new markets. “We’re growing fast and […]

Meristem Announces Two New Tech-delivery Systems Designed to Boost the Performance of Biologicals


BIO-CAPSULE™ and MICROBILIZE™ Protect and Position Microbes to Maximize Impact Meristem announced here today the commercial launch of two patent-pending biological delivery systems – BIO-CAPSULE™ and MICROBILIZE™ – building on their effort to bring real productivity gains to farmers.  Both innovative technology systems result from work with leading industry partners and are designed to work […]

Langer and Aquadraft Extreme: “I’m Really Impressed.”


Early results are in: Meristem’s new all-in-one adjuvant technology made application more convenient and effective for many across the Corn Belt this year. “We were lucky enough to get a good amount of a AQUADRAFT EXTREME™ ahead of its wide release and I’m really impressed with what I’m seeing with that product,” says Tommy Langer […]


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