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Pivot Bio finishing work on new STL facility

Ag-tech company Pivot Bio will soon finish work on a new product success center in the St. Louis suburbs. Pivot Bio produces a microbe nitrogen fertilizer product, which can be applied as a seed treatment or with equipment in-furrow at spring planting. Pivot Bio has... Read More.

Pivot Bio launches first ever on-seed nitrogen

An Iowa farmer says a new seed treatment technology launched at this week’s Farm Progress Show could be a game changer for how farmers help improve the environment. David Currie of Odebolt says the new On-Seed line from Pivot Bio will improve efficiency on... Read More.

First solar-powered center pivot system launched in Nebraska

A farm in South-Central Nebraska is the site of one of the nation’s first solar-powered center pivot systems. Valley Irrigation and Farmers National Company recently partnered on the project, which provides power to a 7-tower, corner arm machine to help offset energy consumption to... Read More.