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Jun 03, 2016

Celebrating a life in farm equipment

A passionate advocate for innovation in agriculture has left us; and he'll be missed....More
Jun 01, 2016

AgDNA among Top 10 innovative companies

Farm-focused app we covered has gained greater attention in a national ranking of all apps. Ag gets noticed....More
May 31, 2016

Crop protection company builds on digital farming

Bayer's latest announcement has the company working with a satellite firm to expand remote sensing capability....More
May 24, 2016

Putting deep genetic data to work

A cloud-based tool could someday dramatically increase development speed for new crops and for some this will be a game changer. While farmers won't....More
May 20, 2016

Time to drive a Tweel?

Industrial innovation in rolling tech provides flat-free performance while also offering as smooth ride....More
May 18, 2016

5 things I've learned so far from that new GMO report

New, comprehensive GMO report from the National Academy of Sciences is chock-full of information - here's what I've picked up so far....More
May 17, 2016

FIN Follow-up: NutrientStar nutrient assessment tool

System for evaluating nutrient management tools moves ahead. We offer an update on progress being made by the Environmental Defense Fund, which has....More
May 10, 2016

Feeding a farm show addiction

While the Midwest is still working on planting a crop, farm show organizers are getting ready for your fall visit. And for one show, eyes in the sky....More
May 05, 2016

Pies, bike rides and cattle advice

Long-time relationship with beef vet is an education in more than cattle. Dr. Mark Hilton is also an excellent judge of pie....More
May 05, 2016

Skid-steer project, hog production and the 'shouse'

We wrap up our look at what's happening around Northwest Ohio through the winter....More
May 04, 2016

Keeping up with the UAV market

With FAA final rules looming as soon as mid-summer, the unmanned aerial vehicle market is starting to 'firm up' in a number of ways. And big UAV....More
May 03, 2016

Calculating the value of digital agriculture

Recently, we published a Q&A interview with Arama Kukutai, managing director of Finistere Ventures, a venture capitalist company specializing in....More
Apr 20, 2016

New smart phone game educates about ag, construction

Association of Equipment Manufacturers kicks off their election season in a new way - a game you can download. And a road trip to go along with it....More
Apr 14, 2016

The right replacements

A day with a DOT officer, a trip to the ethanol plan to unload corn, a flat tire, and connecting with my evolving cast of characters....More
Apr 11, 2016

The continuing GMO debate...lingers

Is society ready for a nuanced discussion about technology that holds great promise? It doesn't look that way, yet the issue of GMOs is far from a....More
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