Farm Industry News Blog http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/42476/feed The Farm Industry News Blog features commentary from Willie Vogt, Jodie Wehrspann, Kathy Huting, Lynn Grooms, Daryl Bridenbaugh and Jeff Ryan. en By all means, take a seat http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/all-means-take-seat <div class="node-body blog-body">Jeff Ryan tackles another logistics problem while trying to move a set of bleachers out of the school he purchased to start a shrimp operation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/all-means-take-seat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/all-means-take-seat#comments Shop/Office Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:26:00 +0000 72511 at http://farmindustrynews.com More Minnoco fuel stations to offer E15 and higher ethanol blends http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/more-minnoco-fuel-stations-offer-e15-and-higher-ethanol-blends <div class="node-body blog-body">Customers are seeing average savings of about $.10 per gallon on E15, $.25-$.30 per gallon on E30, and as much as $.85 per gallon on E85.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/more-minnoco-fuel-stations-offer-e15-and-higher-ethanol-blends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/more-minnoco-fuel-stations-offer-e15-and-higher-ethanol-blends#comments Ethanol Ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:28:00 +0000 72491 at http://farmindustrynews.com Young team making ag data headway http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/young-team-making-ag-data-headway <div class="node-body blog-body">FarmLogs announced recently it crossed a significant milestone with 15% of the nation's row crop farms using its data platform.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/young-team-making-ag-data-headway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/young-team-making-ag-data-headway#comments Precision Farming Crops Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:23:00 +0000 72431 at http://farmindustrynews.com Quad County Corn Processors hosts grand opening of cellulosic ethanol facility http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/quad-county-corn-processors-hosts-grand-opening-cellulosic-ethanol-facility <div class="node-body blog-body">The new technology will help create 2 million gallons of cellulosic ethanol out of the corn kernel cellulose that is already on site at the Quad County Corn Processors plant. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/quad-county-corn-processors-hosts-grand-opening-cellulosic-ethanol-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/quad-county-corn-processors-hosts-grand-opening-cellulosic-ethanol-facility#comments Ethanol Cellulosic ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:35:00 +0000 72371 at http://farmindustrynews.com Field test: Great Plains 2015 equipment at work http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/field-test-great-plains-2015-equipment-work <div class="node-body blog-body">Great Plains gives viewers a look at its Model Year 2015 equipment line-up operating in the field.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/field-test-great-plains-2015-equipment-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/field-test-great-plains-2015-equipment-work#comments Farm Equipment Farm Equipment Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 08 Sep 2014 15:04:00 +0000 72331 at http://farmindustrynews.com Ag firm thinking about the future http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/ag-firm-thinking-about-future <div class="node-body blog-body">One family-owned company - Vermeer - has big goals, but they also have to get the transition right too.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/ag-firm-thinking-about-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/ag-firm-thinking-about-future#comments Farm Equipment Companies Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 08 Sep 2014 13:51:00 +0000 72321 at http://farmindustrynews.com This probably counts as feed conversion http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/probably-counts-feed-conversion <div class="node-body blog-body">Iowa farmer Jeff Ryan faces some challenges on his way to prepare dinner for local journalist's housewarming party.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/probably-counts-feed-conversion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/probably-counts-feed-conversion#comments Shop/Office Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:14:00 +0000 72301 at http://farmindustrynews.com CHS offers E15 tank program to Cenex fuel retailers http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/chs-offers-e15-tank-program-cenex-fuel-retailers <div class="node-body blog-body"> “We know who our owners are and are pleased to find another home for each bushel of corn,” says Doug Dorfman, CHS vice president, refined fuels. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/chs-offers-e15-tank-program-cenex-fuel-retailers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/chs-offers-e15-tank-program-cenex-fuel-retailers#comments Ethanol Ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 04 Sep 2014 17:06:00 +0000 72291 at http://farmindustrynews.com The march of the drones http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/march-drones <div class="node-body blog-body">Call them what you will - UAVs or drones - it appears the momentum is building in so many ways on this hotter than ever topic.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/march-drones" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/march-drones#comments Precision Farming Practices and Systems Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 04 Sep 2014 03:56:00 +0000 72241 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Unmanned aerial vehicles are a hot topic as farmers bide their time waiting on federal agencies to move forward. Though some farmers are collecting information.</p> POET-DSM celebrates grand opening of Project Liberty http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/poet-dsm-celebrates-grand-opening-project-liberty <div class="node-body blog-body">“This event represents more than just the opening of a manufacturing facility; it is in our opinion an important and historic event for industry, science, policymakers and leaders on the issues of CO2 reduction and climate change, economic development and energy security, advocating sustainability."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/poet-dsm-celebrates-grand-opening-project-liberty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/poet-dsm-celebrates-grand-opening-project-liberty#comments Ethanol Cellulosic ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Wed, 03 Sep 2014 21:15:00 +0000 72231 at http://farmindustrynews.com