Crops

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  • Aug 24, 2015
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    Crop measurement or modeling: which is better?

    A lot has been in the press in the past few years about crop modeling. Using algorithms to define outcomes based on millions of data points from weather, soil, yield history and other factors that play into farming. But with all that predicting, there is bound to be some error. That’s where the importance of measurement comes in—to give you an accurate picture of what is actually happening in your field....More
  • Jul 15, 2015
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    One small gene change makes a difference

    The power of genetic science continues to grow and researchers answer some interesting questions - like why is corn, well, corn? New research from the University of Wisconsin-Madison has found out an interesting answer to that question....More
  • Jul 8, 2015
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    Crop science and technology continues to grow

    Researchers are exploring a wide range of new technologies to boost productivity, overcome climate challenges....More
  • Apr 9, 2015
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    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 2, 2015
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    Service offers maximum benchmarking tools

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

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