Farm Industry News Blog http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/42476/feed The Farm Industry News Blog features commentary from Willie Vogt, Jodie Wehrspann, Kathy Graul, Daryl Bridenbaugh and Jeff Ryan. en Snow, skid-steers and an errant chain http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/snow-skid-steers-and-errant-chain <div class="node-body blog-body">Winter brings its own potential for mishaps if you work hard at it, but often things work out.</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/snow-skid-steers-and-errant-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/snow-skid-steers-and-errant-chain#comments Farm Equipment Practices and Systems Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 12 Feb 2016 04:12:00 +0000 81991 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Snow can be quite artistic when shaped by the wind.</p> The internet, innovation and other foibles http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/internet-innovation-and-other-foibles <div class="node-body blog-body">New wrinkle in online poll creates challenge for choosing a Product of the Year. We're looking ahead after an interesting FinOvation winter.</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/internet-innovation-and-other-foibles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/internet-innovation-and-other-foibles#comments Farm Equipment Business Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 08 Feb 2016 17:41:00 +0000 81941 at http://farmindustrynews.com Big-name players join FarmLink advisory board http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/big-name-players-join-farmlink-advisory-board <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Just two weeks after releasing its benchmark report on missed crop revenue opportunities, data analytics company FarmLink announced the creation of its advisory board. Joining the board are some big name players.</p> <p>Those seated at the table: &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Julie Borlaug, associate director, Norman E. Borlaug Institute for International Agriculture, Texas A&amp;M University</p></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/big-name-players-join-farmlink-advisory-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/big-name-players-join-farmlink-advisory-board#comments Precision Farming Management Precision farming Technology Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 29 Jan 2016 23:36:00 +0000 81801 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>FarmLinks&rsquo; benchmarking tool called TrueHarvest identifies the crop yield potential of individual fields across the Midwest, information which farmers can use to fine-tune management practices.&nbsp;</p> Catching up with an expanding technology http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/catching-expanding-technology <div class="node-body blog-body">A specialized corn that makes producing ethanol easier is gaining traction in the market, but the process takes time and requires plenty of research.</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/catching-expanding-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/catching-expanding-technology#comments Biotech Traits Ethanol Corn Farm Industry News Blog Wed, 27 Jan 2016 11:50:00 +0000 81761 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Processors know they&#39;re getting Enogen corn because it is color coded - in the kernel. That provides processors with peace of mind when taking delivery.</p> Technology’s next wave http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/technology-s-next-wave <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>In the last few years we&rsquo;ve written a lot of articles on sensors, telematics, canbus, big data, and other hot-button technologies that are changing farming. Now, there&rsquo;s a report that that puts them all in context.</p></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/technology-s-next-wave" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/technology-s-next-wave#comments Electronics Precision farming Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 22 Jan 2016 06:21:00 +0000 81711 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>All of industry is on the verge of significant change, characterized by a new report that looks at Industry 4.0.</p> Looking back on 2015 from an Ohio perspective http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/looking-back-2015-ohio-perspective <div class="node-body blog-body">Wet weather, tough tillage and more grain bins make it an interesting year. A Northwest Ohio wrap-up</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/looking-back-2015-ohio-perspective" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/looking-back-2015-ohio-perspective#comments Farm Equipment Practices and Systems Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 18 Jan 2016 15:59:00 +0000 81661 at http://farmindustrynews.com Taking on the GMO labeling question http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/taking-gmo-labeling-question <div class="node-body blog-body">One company - Cambpell - is going to start including labels for genetically engineered ingredients on its products. How will consumers react? No one knows.</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/taking-gmo-labeling-question" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/taking-gmo-labeling-question#comments Biotech Traits Business Companies Crops Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 12 Jan 2016 23:10:00 +0000 81611 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Campbell shows potential label that might go on food if regulators don&#39;t move fast enough.</p> 10 fascinating people in agriculture http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/10-fascinating-people-agriculture <div class="node-body blog-body">Industry insiders from companies in agriculture share key trends and technologies changing farming. We've rounded up 10 from 2015 to review.</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/10-fascinating-people-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/10-fascinating-people-agriculture#comments Planters AGCO John Deere Monsanto Bins Precision farming Tillage equipment Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 05 Jan 2016 19:53:00 +0000 81571 at http://farmindustrynews.com Trying new things for the New Year http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/trying-new-things-new-year <div class="node-body blog-body">A chance stop at a new restaurant offers a totally new fresh food experience for Blogger Jeff Ryan. Two words: liquid nitrogen!</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/trying-new-things-new-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/trying-new-things-new-year#comments Shop/Office Practices and Systems Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 05 Jan 2016 18:59:00 +0000 81561 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Blogger Jeff Ryan finds himself in gastronomic paradise when he comes across a small restaurant in a small town cooking big-city dishes.</p> Ringing in the New Year, dodging a bullet http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/ringing-new-year-dodging-bullet <div class="node-body blog-body">No I'm not talking about drive-by shootings, I'm talking about a tech projectile we dodged in 1999.</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/ringing-new-year-dodging-bullet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/ringing-new-year-dodging-bullet#comments Electronics Events Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 31 Dec 2015 20:35:00 +0000 81511 at http://farmindustrynews.com