Press Releases


2005 press release archive for Beck's Hybrids.



We are proud to announce that Beck's Hybrids will be one of the major sponsors in the upcoming Indiana "Ag Matters Day", being held at Indiana Farmfest at the Tipton County 4-H Fair Grounds in Tipton, IN on Thursday September 15, 2005. The Indiana "Ag Matters Day" forum will begin at 9:00 am with a closing presentation at 3:00 pm.


Beck's is Now Taking Orders for Herculex RW Corn Hybrids


Atlanta, IN. - Beck's Superior Hybrids is hosting their annual Pre-Harvest Field Show. This four-day event will be held September 8-11, 2005, at Beck's plant one mile north and one mile west of Arcadia, Indiana. Thursday through Saturday the Show runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday from 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. A worship service led by Beck's Chaplain, Mark Knapp, is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Sunday.


Beck's Hybrids of Atlanta, Indiana accepted an offer from Dow AgroSciences LLC to be the initial licensee for Herculex™ RW Rootworm Protection and Herculex™ XTRA Insect Protection. Depending upon EPA registration, Herculex RW is expected to be launched for 2006 and Herculex XTRA launched for 2007. Beck's is excited to offer these new combinations of top genetics and insect protection to their customers.