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Divergence Between Efficiency and Data Driven Technology Remains Wide

  • Dec 10, 2014

    What 640 Labs purchase means for Climate Corp

    In a Business Wire news release issued Monday, Monsanto's weather modeling company Climate Corp announced its purchase of data analytics company 640 Labs, a tech start-up company in Chicago. 640 Labs has found a way to capture geo-referenced data from farm vehicles using a drive that plugs into the vehicle's diagnostics port....More
  • Sep 6, 2012

    Monsanto’s FieldScripts combines high-tech planting with high-tech seed

    The new program called FieldScripts will enable farmers to accurately and variably plant DeKalb hybrids with Precision Planting’s 20/20 SeedSense monitor, all on an iPad. Ted Crosby, Integrated Farming Systems lead for Monsanto, answers questions about the new program from Forrest Laws, Farm Industry News....More
  • Mar 11, 2011

    John Deere's FarmSight enables wireless engine monitoring, control

    John Deere will introduce new products as part of its FarmSight suite of technologies. The new products will include technologies like telematics for remote monitoring of equipment and machine-to-machine communication that allows one vehicle to take control of another. It also will enble an operator to view from a mobile device or home computer what is on a tractor or vehicle display....More
  • Feb 14, 2011

    Monsanto expands Prescriptive Ag Solutions program

      For 2011, the program, which began as a pilot with about 2,500 participants in 2010, will be available on a broader -- though still limited -- basis across the Midwest. The program is expected to be more broadly available for the 2012 planting season....More

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