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Gowan Company

Gowan are providers of quality crop protection solutions for specialty crops and niche markets of agriculture. Their products include insecticides/miticides, fungicides, and herbicides. Their critical competencies are field sales and development, pesticide registration, formulation and efficient market delivery.

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U.S. agriculture accounted for 5% of energy use in 1970, and today accounts for 1% of national energy use, thanks to the introduction of reduced-tillage farming and crop inputs. For more information on conservation tillage please click here.

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Nine Billion Hungry People Coming to a Planet Near You

Session 1:
Nine Billion Hungry People Coming to a Planet Near You

U.S. agriculture continues to be one of the most efficient producers of food and fiber on the planet. The structure of farms is changing, however, and the charge to eradicate hunger and ensure long term food security is juxtaposed with the dwindling amount of land dedicated to those needs. What technological innovations are essential to meet the needs of a growing world?

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