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May 05, 2015

The race to self-driving vehicles

Lux Research, a company we interviewed at the 2014 Ag Innovation Showcase, released a forecast last week for automation in cars.  In the....More
Apr 29, 2015

Social buzz hits ag company3

Online fight over 'ownership' definition targets John Deere, and yes it's more complicated than that....More
Apr 27, 2015

Sprayer set-up: A crash course on what to do

Last week we took you behind the scenes of a sprayer testing lab at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where graduate student Shane Forney and....More
Apr 21, 2015

What you didn't know about drones

Every week we get news releases on a new drone developed by xyz inventor or company and what it can do in terms of fly time and distance, image....More
Apr 16, 2015

About that Apple Watch…I'm waiting2

I have a saying I use - appropriate technology appropriately applied - that guides me when new stuff comes out. It helps keep me out of trouble....More
Apr 13, 2015

ABC show recreates farmer’s grain bin entrapment

Team FIN farmer Daryl Bridenbaugh watched an ABC show featuring a reenactment of a farmer's grain bin entrapment and shares thoughts on the episode....More
Apr 13, 2015

Little help from a friend

Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan gets a little help around the farm from 4-year-old Hazel....More
Apr 09, 2015

Next-step tech offers novel yield boosting approach

A new company is targeting the microbial environment where a crop grows to boost yields....More
Apr 02, 2015

Service offers maximum benchmarking tools

The Farmers Business Network brings together key information farmers can use to fine-tune management solutions....More
Mar 30, 2015

Things I’ve Observed and Learned This Past Winter

Team FIN farmer Daryl Bridenbaugh takes a look back through winter to share what he's learned....More
Mar 25, 2015

High-speed tractor that breaks 40 mph

Back in 2000, we did a story on high-speed tractors called “Breaking the speed barrier.” In the article, JCB was credited for ....More
Mar 24, 2015

He’s “just kind of Amish”

Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan and his wife Peggy take an Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan and his wife Sherill take an Amish friend along on their trip to....More
Mar 20, 2015

Spend an hour, get smarter

Webinars are an efficient way to tap into new knowledge to help your operation....More
Feb 27, 2015

Known by just one name

Jeff Ryan's banker retires, and Ryan looks back to his childhood when he first interacted with who he calls "HelloDennis."....More
Feb 25, 2015

A high-tech tool gets a better price

Recently Google announced that Google Earth Pro was free, which offers you some advantages for data management....More
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The Farm Industry News Blog features commentary from Willie Vogt, Jodie Wehrspann, Kathy Graul, Daryl Bridenbaugh and Jeff Ryan.

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