The ZimmComm team has been very busy this week posting stories from all the events we’ve covered in the last couple weeks. Remember that you can always go to AgNewsWire.com to see aggregated content links from these events.
A very clear majority of respondents (75%) to our latest ZimmPoll disagreed with the new government control over the internet. It is known as net neutrality but is actually a lengthy set of regulations sent to the FCC by the Obama Administration which was voted in last week.
With trade being a hot topic in agriculture right now our new ZimmPoll is asking, Should Congress grant TPA? Let us know what you think.
We want to issue a big shoutout of congratulations to Paul Redhage for being selected as NAMA’s Marketer of the Year and to Clint Lewis, Zoetis, for being selected as NAMA Agribusiness Leader of the Year We look forward to seeing them at the April National Agri-Marketing Conference in Kansas City. If you are attending please stop by our Connection Point booth and say hello!
Here is some audio from this week you might have missed:
Doug Felter, John Deere, on new self-propelled sprayer
Inci Dannenberg, Bayer CropScience, support of next gen ag professionals
Trevor Rempel, New Holland, on new Flex-Coil P Series Air Carts
Cinch Munson, PERC, farmer interest in propane power
Dr. Angela Baysinger, PIC, doing what is right for the pig
Caren Schmidt, BASF, on Xanthion In-Furrow
Don Johnson, FMC, on Obey herbicide and incentive program