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Rejeana Gvillo

Rejeana is FBN's Senior Commodity Analyst.


Mar 01, 2024

by FBN Network

Seeding is the first and one of the most critical steps in producing a successful crop. For Canadian farmers, dry soil conditions can inevitably add challenges, risks, and extra precautions for seed sowing. The main concern when seeding into dry soil conditions is achieving even emergence. Inconsist


Feb 28, 2024

by FBN Network

Launched in 2022 as part of FBN®’s mission to create a future of farming that puts Farmers First®, the Regenerative Agriculture Finance Operating Line program from FBN Finance quickly became the fastest-selling financial product in FBN history. The Regenerative Agriculture Finance Operating Line pro


Feb 27, 2024

by FBN Network

Farm equipment can be highly specialized and designed to meet specific needs, so finding the right machinery may unlock your farm’s full potential by allowing it to perform more efficiently and become more automated. When it’s time to look for equipment, where do you turn? Luckily, several options a



Feb 22, 2024

by FBN Network

FBN® today announced the naming of Diego Casanello as its Chief Executive Officer. The appointment, which was a unanimous decision by the Board of Directors, follows an extensive, global search process. Casanello begins as CEO on March 1, 2024, replacing interim CEO Devin Lammers who served in that


Feb 22, 2024

by FBN Network

Chemical applications, including herbicides , fungicides , insecticides , and fertilizers , are critical to meeting a crop’s yield and quality potential. In 2023, U.S. farmers spent nearly $67 billion on fertilizers and pesticides, representing one of the top production expenses. If you’re looking f


Feb 16, 2024

by FBN Network

Every season, crops are planted with hopes of reaching their full genetic yield potential. Nearly every year, though, plants struggle to reach this potential due to many external factors outside of a grower’s control. Growers do, however, have control of supplementing their crops with starter and fo


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


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


Feb 13, 2024

by FBN Network

Amid farmers’ efforts to protect against pests in order to maximize yield, they are faced with a choice: hire a custom applicator or purchase their own spraying equipment. The decision to hire a custom applicator or buy spraying equipment depends on various factors such as farm size, spraying freque