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FBN® Launches New Crop Nutrition Product Finder

We're excited to announce the launch of the crop nutrition product finder, a new tool on FBN.com designed to help farmers streamline and simplify their crop nutrition selection process. The new website feature allows you to filter by crop, application method, and product benefits to receive customiz


Feb 16, 2024

by FBN Network

To help improve crop quality, farmers are turning to inoculants. The global agricultural inoculants market was $9.19 billion in 2023, and it is predicted to reach $15.17 billion by 2028 because these beneficiary microorganisms are a reliable alternative to synthetic fertilizers and help improve plan


Alongside the recent relaunch of FBN® Finance’s fastest-selling financial product in FBN history — the Regenerative Agriculture Operating Line program — we’re answering the question on farmers’ minds: Is regenerative agriculture worth the investment? To address this question and help farmers learn m


Feb 15, 2024

by FBN Network

This guide includes the following sections: What Are Biostimulants?, Why Do Farmers Use Biostimulants?, , , Types of Biostimulants, Biostimulant Application Best Practices, Buy Biostimulants from FBN Direct® What Are Biostimulants? The 2018 Farm Bill offered the first legal definition of a biostimul


As part of our mission to create a future of farming that puts Farmers First®, FBN Finance launched the Regenerative Agriculture Operating Line program in 2022 to reward farmers engaged in proactive ag management. The program quickly became the fastest-selling financial product in FBN history and is


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How to Manage Pigweed in Wheat

Jan 31, 2024

by FBN Network

Amaranthus, commonly known as pigweed, is a resilient and rapid-growing weed wreaking havoc in wheat fields worldwide. Pigweed often outgrows wheat for essential resources, stunting wheat growth and diminishing grain yield. Affecting various parts of the wheat plant, pigweed’s dense growth can overs


Jan 29, 2024

by FBN Network

Lambsquarters, scientifically known as Chenopodium album , is a worldwide threat to wheat crops. As a farmer or agronomist, understanding the impact of Lambsquarters on wheat can help you make informed decisions about your weed management strategies, ensuring the health and productivity of your whea


Jan 29, 2024

by FBN Network

Research indicates that wheat yield can decrease by up to 50% in fields heavily infested with mustard. Mustard competes with wheat for essential nutrients, water, and space, often gaining the upper hand due to its early germination. Furthermore, it can induce physiological stress in wheat plants thr


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How to Manage Kochia in Wheat

Jan 26, 2024

by FBN Network

Kochia ( Kochia scoparia ), frequently referred to as burning bush, is an invasive weed with a significant threat potential to wheat crops. Kochia affects wheat in several ways: Competition for Resources Kochia competes aggressively with wheat for essential resources. It can rapidly deplete the soil