Multimedia Library - Gallery http://farmindustrynews.com/media/gallery en Sprayer performance: Testing for consistent coverage http://farmindustrynews.com/sprayers/sprayer-performance-testing-consistent-coverage <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Sprayers have gone high-tech in recent years. Advancements including auto-steer, variable rate application, low-drift nozzles, direct-injection and pulse-width-modulation all have made chemical application more accurate. But there&rsquo;s a caveat, says Joe Luck, assistant professor in the Department of Biological Systems Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.</p> <p>&ldquo;While we have great technologies to reduce sprayer errors, some boom setup and monitoring--or lack thereof-- issues could contribute to errors that even the technology can&rsquo;t solve,&rdquo; Luck says.</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/sprayers/sprayer-performance-testing-consistent-coverage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/sprayers/sprayer-performance-testing-consistent-coverage#comments Sprayers Sprayers Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:34:00 +0000 78091 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Photo: Mark Moore</p> New Product Monday: Loader enhancements, stackable tools, bale wrappers and more http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-product-monday-loader-enhancements-stackable-tools-bale-wrappers-and-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">New Product Monday launches as way to share new innovative products, technology and tools with farmers.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> 3 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-product-monday-loader-enhancements-stackable-tools-bale-wrappers-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-product-monday-loader-enhancements-stackable-tools-bale-wrappers-and-more#comments Farm Equipment Equipment & Supplies Mon, 20 Apr 2015 18:10:00 +0000 78051 at http://farmindustrynews.com 5 piece tool kit tested on the farm http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/5-piece-tool-kit-tested-farm <div class="node-body gallery-body">Team FIN tests out Ridgid’s Gen5X 5 piece combo kit around the farm.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/5-piece-tool-kit-tested-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/5-piece-tool-kit-tested-farm#comments Tools Team FIN Test Tools Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:40:00 +0000 78031 at http://farmindustrynews.com 9 new tools to help you farm by tablet http://farmindustrynews.com/shopoffice/9-new-tools-help-you-farm-tablet <div class="node-body gallery-body">Tech tools have come a long way in just two years. But are they powerful enough to run your farm?</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/shopoffice/9-new-tools-help-you-farm-tablet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/shopoffice/9-new-tools-help-you-farm-tablet#comments Shop/Office Electronics and digital equipment Thu, 09 Apr 2015 19:07:00 +0000 77971 at http://farmindustrynews.com 2015 AETC Conference: An insider’s look at what ag engineers are talking about http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/2015-aetc-conference-insider-s-look-what-ag-engineers-are-talking-about <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Planting technologies, autonomous vehicles, and the whole topic of open-source data harnessed much of the discussion at the 2015 Agricultural Equipment Technology Conference (AETC) coverage held last February in Louisville, KY.</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/2015-aetc-conference-insider-s-look-what-ag-engineers-are-talking-about" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/2015-aetc-conference-insider-s-look-what-ag-engineers-are-talking-about#comments Precision Farming Farm Equipment Precision farming Variable rate seeding Thu, 02 Apr 2015 17:28:00 +0000 77881 at http://farmindustrynews.com 10 herbicides for 2015 http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/10-herbicides-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The herbicide class of 2015 includes products with residual control and multiple modes of action to combat herbicide-resistant weeds. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/10-herbicides-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/10-herbicides-2015#comments Herbicides Herbicides Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:10:00 +0000 77831 at http://farmindustrynews.com 8 tracked tractor options http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/8-tracked-tractor-options <div class="node-body gallery-body">Muddy fields in the Midwest are piquing interest in tracked tractors, requiring a brush-up on the different systems. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/8-tracked-tractor-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/8-tracked-tractor-options#comments Tractors Tractors Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:24:00 +0000 77791 at http://farmindustrynews.com Pickup maker aims to create a new class http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/pickup-maker-aims-create-new-class <div class="node-body gallery-body">You've heard of the half-ton pickup and the heavy duty pickup, now Nissan is aiming somewhere in the middle with the XD.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/pickup-maker-aims-create-new-class" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/pickup-maker-aims-create-new-class#comments Trucks/pickups Companies Thu, 19 Mar 2015 12:00:00 +0000 77531 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Nissan is kicking off the second-generation Titan pickup with the Titan XD Crew Cab lineup first. They feature a new Cummins diesel for power.</p> Survey offers consumer insights on seed, crop tech http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/survey-offers-consumer-insights-seed-crop-tech <div class="node-body gallery-body">American Seed Trade Association conducted an interesting survey that looked at consumer attitudes and got some interesting findings.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/survey-offers-consumer-insights-seed-crop-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/survey-offers-consumer-insights-seed-crop-tech#comments Seed Crops Thu, 12 Mar 2015 12:15:00 +0000 77411 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The American Seed Trade Association conducted an interesting survey late in 2014 that showed among key consumer groups it&#39;s possible to &#39;move the needle&#39; on the value of crop technology. Consumers know it&#39;s important, but they need to understand the application of the technology better.</p> Touring new weed resistance center http://farmindustrynews.com/crop-protection/touring-new-weed-resistance-center <div class="node-body gallery-body">Tackling weed resistance is the focus of Bayer Cropscience's new center in Frankfurt, Germany.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/crop-protection/touring-new-weed-resistance-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/crop-protection/touring-new-weed-resistance-center#comments Crop Protection Bayer CropScience Crop Protection Mon, 09 Mar 2015 19:14:00 +0000 77191 at http://farmindustrynews.com