Dowdy Farms makes history in the 2016 NCGA National Corn Yield Contest with two 500+ bushel entries with AgriGold! | Congrats, Dowdy Farms!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dowdy Farms makes history in the 2016 NCGA National Corn Yield Contest with two 500+ bushel entries with AgriGold brand seed corn. AgriGold is proud to announce that Dowdy Farms has swept the I: Irrigated Class of the 2016 NCGA National Corn Yield Contest. With elite AgriGold genetics, Dowdy Farms has secured the top three placings nationally. We would like to recognize Dowdy Farms on this outstanding achievement. In addition to Randy Dowdy’s 521.3968 bu./acre nationally winning yield in the E: No-Till/Strip Till Irrigated Division, Randy Dowdy and Dowdy Farms become the first farm operation in the history of the NCGA Corn Yield Contest to have two entries yield over 500 bushels per acre. Additional national winners from Dowdy Farms include: - Kevin Dowdy, 501.0196 bu./acre with A6499STXRIB - Michelle Dowdy, 465.0332 bu./acre with A6711VT2PRO - Loren Seabolt, 463.1138 bu./acre with A6499STXRIB “AgriGold would like to congratulate Randy, Kevin, Michelle and Loren on this outstanding accomplishment,” said John Kermicle, AgriGold Brand Manager. “We take great pride in offering growers elite corn hybrids and select soybean varieties along with a true partner relationship. Randy, Kevin, Michelle and Loren personify the very best of what can truly happen when you combine elite genetics, the grower’s knowledge and our agronomic expertise. Not everyone can grow 500 bushel corn, but everyone can try to increase their yields!” said Kermicle. “It’s great to have products that make 400 to 500 bushel corn. We were extremely blessed this year given our spring weather pattern,” said Dowdy. “I know not all hybrids are created equal, but all the AgriGold corn hybrids we have planted thus far have lived up to that challenge of having great standability, grain quality and have that top end yield punch we are always looking for.” Congratulations to Dowdy Farms on this outstanding achievement! To learn more about Randy Dowdy’s 2016 AgriGold story, visit agrigold.com/Yield-Masters. ### About AgriGold For over 80 years AgriGold has given growers the best seed corn in the industry, backed by proven results and trusted advice. This year we are proud to expand that commitment to include select soybean varieties into our exclusive portfolio, while continuing to provide the agronomic advice our customers expect. AgriGold means more than just high-yielding seed. It means you always have a trusted partner in your field. For more information visit agrigold.com About AgReliant Genetics, LLC Headquartered in Westfield, Ind., AgReliant Genetics is an innovative seed company committed to delivering high quality seed, providing exceptional service and creating consistent customer value. Created in 2000 as a joint venture between the international seed groups KWS and Limagrain, AgReliant Genetics is ranked as one of the largest field seed companies in North America. AgReliant Genetics markets corn, soybeans, and alfalfa seed through eight brands: AgriGold®, Eureka Seeds®, Great Lakes Hybrids®, Golden Acres® Genetics, LG Seeds®, PRIDE Seeds®, Producers Hybrids®, and Wensman Seed®. The trademarks mentioned herein are registered trademarks of AgReliant Genetics, LLC or its affiliated entities. ©2016 AgReliant Genetics, LLC

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Monsanto Company is a member of Excellence Through Stewardship® (ETS). Monsanto products are commercialized in accordance with ETS Product Launch Stewardship Guidance, and in compliance with Monsanto’s Policy for Commercialization of Biotechnology-Derived Plant Products in Commodity Crops. Certain products have been approved for import into key export markets with functioning regulatory systems. Any crop or material produced from this product can only be exported to, or used, processed or sold in countries where all necessary regulatory approvals have been granted. It is a violation of national and international law to move material containing biotech traits across boundaries into nations where import is not permitted. Growers should talk to their grain handler or product purchaser to confirm their buying position for this product. Growers should refer to http://www.biotradestatus.com/ for any updated information on import country approvals. Excellence Through Stewardship® is a registered trademark of Biotechnology Industry Organization.

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IMPORTANT IRM INFORMATION: RIB Complete® corn blend products do not require the planting of a structured refuge except in the Cotton-Growing Area where corn earworm is a significant pest. SmartStax® RIB Complete® corn blend is not allowed to be sold for planting in the Cotton-Growing Area. See the IRM/Grower Guide for additional information. Always read and follow IRM requirements.

DroughtGard® Hybrids with RIB Complete® corn blend the refuge seed may not always contain DroughtGard® Hybrids trait.

ALWAYS READ AND FOLLOW DIRECTIONS FOR USE ON PESTICIDE LABELING. IT IS A VIOLATION OF FEDERAL AND STATE LAW to use any pesticide product other than in accordance with its labeling. NOT ALL formulations of dicamba or glyphosate are approved for in-crop use with Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® soybeans. ONLY USE FORMULATIONS THAT ARE SPECIFICALLY LABELED FOR SUCH USES AND APPROVED FOR SUCH USE IN THE STATE OF APPLICATION. XTENDIMAX® HERBICIDE WITH VAPORGRIP® TECHNOLOGY AND IN CROP USES MAY NOT BE APPROVED IN ALL STATES. Contact the U.S. EPA and your state pesticide regulatory agency with any questions about the approval status of dicamba herbicide products for in-crop use with Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® soybeans.

Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® soybeans contains genes that confer tolerance to glyphosate and dicamba. Glyphosate will kill crops that are not tolerant to glyphosate. Dicamba will kill crops that are not tolerant to dicamba. Contact your Monsanto dealer or refer to Monsanto’s Technology Use Guide for recommended weed control programs.

ALWAYS READ AND FOLLOW DIRECTIONS FOR USE ON PESTICIDE LABELING. Products with NemaStrike Technology are not registered in all states. The distribution, sale, or use of an unregistered pesticide is a violation of federal and/or state law and is strictly prohibited. Check with your local Monsanto dealer or representative for the product registration status in your state.

Consult bag tags for E-Z Refuge product herbicide options; only those labeled GT/LL may be sprayed with glufosinate.

Seed products with the LibertyLink® (LL) trait are resistant to the herbicide glufosinate ammonium, an alternative to glyphosate in corn, and combine high-yielding genetics with the powerful, non-selective, postemergent weed control of Liberty® herbicide for optimum yield and excellent weed control.

Agrisure® Technology incorporated into these seeds is commercialized under license from Syngenta Seeds, Inc. Herculex® Technology incorporated into these seeds is commercialized under license from Dow AgroSciences LLC.

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SEED PIRACY STATEMENT: Seed containing a patented trait can only be used to plant a single commercial crop from which seed cannot be saved and replanted. Examples of seed containing a patented trait include but are not limited to Genuity® Roundup Ready 2 Yield® soybeans, and Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® soybeans. Additional information and limitations on the use of these products are provided in the Monsanto Technology Stewardship Agreement, the Monsanto Technology Use Guide, and the Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® Soybean Technology Use Guide Supplement. U.S. patents for Monsanto technologies can be found at the following webpage: http://www.monsantotechnology.com