Farm Industry News http://farmindustrynews.com/rss.xml en Merger of crop protection traceability standards http://farmindustrynews.com/merger-crop-protection-traceability-standards <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/farmindustrynews.com/files/uploads/2015/01/traceability.jpg" style="width: 390px; height: 220px; margin: 3px; float: left;" />AgGateway and the CRISTAL Product Traceability team&nbsp;of CropLife International have announced that they are merging their bar code guidelines, also known as traceability standards, a move that will allow crop protection companies with global operations to enhance data exchange in managing product traceability, inventory control, regulatory compliance and quality control.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/merger-crop-protection-traceability-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:37:17 +0000 75701 at http://farmindustrynews.com Drone excitement not abating http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/drone-excitement-not-abating <div class="node-body blog-body">Good news, FAA started issuing permits - well sort of - for UAV use in agriculture, but there are pitfalls.</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/drone-excitement-not-abating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/drone-excitement-not-abating#comments Precision Farming Practices and Systems Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:33:00 +0000 75691 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Ag Eagle, a Kansas company, was a popular stop at the Precision Aerial Ag Show in 2014, and the company is pushing ahead as UAV use steps toward commercial reality in 2015.</p> Heavy duty pickups at a glance http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/heavy-duty-pickups-glance <div class="node-body gallery-body">Looking for a real farm work truck in 2015? This gallery of heavy duty models offers insight to specs, features from the big brands.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/heavy-duty-pickups-glance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/heavy-duty-pickups-glance#comments Trucks/pickups Companies Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:40:00 +0000 75681 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Looking for a heavy duty pickup? The major players are stepping up with plenty of hauling and towing power for 2015. Check out the features these trucks offer for your farm.</p> Beyond GMOs: A new era of biotechnology http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/beyond-gmos-new-era-biotechnology <div class="node-body article-body">Executives from leading crop biologicals companies discuss how naturally occurring plant microbes are ushering in a whole new era of biotechnology that will give crops their next big boost in yields. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/beyond-gmos-new-era-biotechnology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/beyond-gmos-new-era-biotechnology#comments Biotech Traits Crops Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:17:00 +0000 75641 at http://farmindustrynews.com Care for a drink? http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/care-drink <div class="node-body blog-body">Jeff Ryan tackles a project in the January cold after he finds out a leak has created an ice rink on the farm where the cattle go to drink water.</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/care-drink" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/care-drink#comments Business Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 19 Jan 2015 16:02:00 +0000 75631 at http://farmindustrynews.com Commodity Classic celebrates 20th anniversary http://farmindustrynews.com/crop-protection/commodity-classic-celebrates-20th-anniversary <div class="field-byline"> Source: Commodity Classic </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Leaders from the corn and soybean industries take a look back at the first event held in 1996.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/crop-protection/commodity-classic-celebrates-20th-anniversary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/crop-protection/commodity-classic-celebrates-20th-anniversary#comments Crop Protection Commodity Classic Mon, 19 Jan 2015 15:19:00 +0000 75621 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The trade show at Commodity Classic attracts thousands of growers and hundreds of exhibitors. 1708 booths filled the exhibit hall at the 2014 Commodity Classic in San Antonio.</p> Putting data tools to work http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/putting-data-tools-work <div class="node-body article-body">A North Dakota producer is finding that telematics and remote management tools have value.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/putting-data-tools-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/putting-data-tools-work#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:29:00 +0000 75471 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Jason Schatzke (left) works closely with Daniel Eslinger from RDO Equipment in Casselton, N.D., to maximize the data collection and management tools in his operation.</p> Are you digging your way to disaster? http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/are-you-digging-your-way-disaster <div class="node-body blog-body">Research shows that farmers don't always think about what's underground when they start digging.</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/are-you-digging-your-way-disaster" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/are-you-digging-your-way-disaster#comments Farm Equipment Tillage Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 15 Jan 2015 16:48:00 +0000 75461 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Underground pipelines criss-cross the country and farmers should be aware a simple call to 811 will find them before you dig your way to trouble.</p> Quirky gadgets, green tech, drones and more from CES 2015 http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/quirky-gadgets-green-tech-drones-and-more-ces-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Here we round up what we think are five key items from CES 2015 that may spark your interest.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/quirky-gadgets-green-tech-drones-and-more-ces-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/quirky-gadgets-green-tech-drones-and-more-ces-2015#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:55:00 +0000 75451 at http://farmindustrynews.com Information hub in an app http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/information-hub-app <div class="node-body article-body">Growers Edge launches app version of its services, with a new GrainLogs tracking feature.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/information-hub-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/information-hub-app#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 12 Jan 2015 22:17:00 +0000 75411 at http://farmindustrynews.com Retooling drip irrigation technology http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/retooling-drip-irrigation-technology <div class="node-body article-body">Two companies are taking a new look at drip irrigation and offering new approaches.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/retooling-drip-irrigation-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/retooling-drip-irrigation-technology#comments Precision Farming Drip Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:51:00 +0000 75401 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Turning a pivot into a drip irrigation tool includes attaching lines to your system. Dave Thom, vice president of sales, T-L Irrigation, holds up a drip line. At the outer end, those lines can be 60 feet long.</p> Willie Vogt New wheel loaders from John Deere http://farmindustrynews.com/new-wheel-loaders-john-deere <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><a href="http://www.deere.com/" target="_blank">John Deere</a> has introduced the <a href="http://www.deere.com/en_US/products/equipment/wheel_loaders/244k/244k.page?" target="_blank">244K</a> and <a href="http://www.deere.com/en_US/products/equipment/wheel_loaders/324k/324k.page?" target="_blank">324K</a> Compact Wheel Loaders. Both machines have features to increase productivity, visibility, versatility, and lower daily operating costs for the landscape, ag material handing, and construction industries.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/new-wheel-loaders-john-deere" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 12 Jan 2015 06:07:39 +0000 75431 at http://farmindustrynews.com 2015 Consumer Electronics Show: Your next cab http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/2015-consumer-electronics-show-your-next-cab <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Over the weekend I heard a CBS radio interview with Gary Shapiro, president and CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association, who said one thing that is different with this year&rsquo;s show in Las Vegas is the strong showing of automakers and automotive suppliers. Five car makers displayed their wares this year compared to near to none a decade ago.</p> <p>States Shapiro in an interview: &ldquo;Technology has become more important than horsepower. Consumers are saying, &lsquo;What I have in my home, I want in my car.&rdquo;</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/2015-consumer-electronics-show-your-next-cab" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/2015-consumer-electronics-show-your-next-cab#comments Trucks/pickups Tractors Electronics and digital equipment Tractors Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 08 Jan 2015 18:18:00 +0000 75271 at http://farmindustrynews.com Raven introduces over-the-air software updates via Slingshot Link http://farmindustrynews.com/raven-introduces-over-air-software-updates-slingshot-link <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><img alt="" height="240" src="/site-files/farmindustrynews.com/files/uploads/2015/01/raven.jpg" style="margin: 3px; float: left;" width="323" />Raven Industries today announced the release of Slingshot Link, a set of new support tools that will simplify the management of field-deployed precision ag hardware.&nbsp; Slingshot Link will give customers and dealers the ability to send Raven Operating Software (ROS) upgrades and updates wirelessly to compatible Viper 4 field computers through a Slingshot Field Hub.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/raven-introduces-over-air-software-updates-slingshot-link" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 08 Jan 2015 06:07:39 +0000 75291 at http://farmindustrynews.com Tracking 2015 planting trends http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/tracking-2015-planting-trends <div class="node-body gallery-body">New products and technology offer growers a lot of options when it comes to planting this year. A roundup of the year’s hottest trends will help you stay ahead of the game.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/tracking-2015-planting-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/tracking-2015-planting-trends#comments Farm Equipment Planters Wed, 07 Jan 2015 18:40:00 +0000 75231 at http://farmindustrynews.com Soil sensors for efficient irrigation http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/soil-sensors-efficient-irrigation <div class="node-body article-body">Soil sensors deployed for irrigation can make a difference in resource management and crop yield. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/soil-sensors-efficient-irrigation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/soil-sensors-efficient-irrigation#comments Farm Equipment Irrigation Systems Mon, 05 Jan 2015 20:18:00 +0000 75201 at http://farmindustrynews.com Testing Makita’s new cordless circular saw http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/testing-makita-s-new-cordless-circular-saw <div class="node-body article-body">Team FIN tested out the new cordless circular saw from Makita and rated it on a scale of 1 to 5.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/testing-makita-s-new-cordless-circular-saw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/testing-makita-s-new-cordless-circular-saw#comments Tools Team FIN Test Mon, 05 Jan 2015 18:15:00 +0000 75191 at http://farmindustrynews.com Katie Honnette Dual-fuel engine saver http://farmindustrynews.com/bioenergy/dual-fuel-engine-saver <div class="node-body article-body">Kit allows for propane displacement in diesel engines to save on fuel.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/bioenergy/dual-fuel-engine-saver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/bioenergy/dual-fuel-engine-saver#comments Bioenergy Fuel Fri, 02 Jan 2015 19:29:00 +0000 75161 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p> <style type="text/css"> <!-- /* Font Definitions */ @font-face {font-family:"Cambria Math"; panose-1:2 4 5 3 5 4 6 3 2 4; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:auto; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:-536870145 1107305727 0 0 415 0;} @font-face {font-family:Cambria; panose-1:2 4 5 3 5 4 6 3 2 4; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:auto; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:-536870145 1073743103 0 0 415 0;} @font-face {font-family:"Univers 45 Light"; panose-1:0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:swiss; mso-font-format:other; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:3 0 0 0 1 0;} /* Style Definitions */ p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal {mso-style-unhide:no; mso-style-qformat:yes; mso-style-parent:""; margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; 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propane and diesel, this engine is a fuel hybrid that can save an operator as much as $6 per hour in fuel costs.</p> Iowa grant request seeks infrastructure improvement, could also improve market for higher ethanol blends http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/iowa-grant-request-seeks-infrastructure-improvement-could-also-improve-market-higher-ethanol-bl <div class="node-body blog-body">"With infrastructure being one of the primary hurdles to the sale of higher ethanol blends, we anticipate that this legislation would be a very significant step towards allowing more retailers to make the decision to sell higher blends of ethanol,” says Dawn Carlson, Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Stores of Iowa.</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 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class="node-body gallery-body">Here’s a look at the 2015 FinOvation honorees chosen by our readers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/2015-finovation-award-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/2015-finovation-award-winners#comments Farm Equipment Equipment & Supplies Wed, 31 Dec 2014 20:03:00 +0000 75121 at http://farmindustrynews.com Kioti launches new workhorses for the farm http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/kioti-launches-new-workhorses-farm <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Kioti has launched its new PX Ag Tractor Series, and the company says the tractors are designed to be workhorses on the farm. Pictured here is the PX9020 model, which features hydrostatic power steering, rear differential lock, selectable ground speed power take-off (PTO), telescopic lowering ends, dual remote hydraulic valves, outside lift control, crank adjustable RH lift link and wet disc brakes. And also shown here is the KL9020 front loader that can be added on.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/kioti-launches-new-workhorses-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/kioti-launches-new-workhorses-farm#comments Tractors Tractors Mon, 29 Dec 2014 21:59:00 +0000 75081 at http://farmindustrynews.com Kioti 10 hottest photo galleries from 2014 http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/10-hottest-photo-galleries-2014 <div class="field-byline"> Farm Industry News staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Farmers are visual, and that&rsquo;s one thing that has been proven true through our online viewership over the years. And this year we&rsquo;ve tackled a wide variety of subjects and turned them into photo galleries to bring you farm news in a visual way. Featured here are the top 10 most popular galleries, based on views. Take a few moments to look through these well-liked images from 2014.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/10-hottest-photo-galleries-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/10-hottest-photo-galleries-2014#comments Farm Equipment Equipment & Supplies Mon, 29 Dec 2014 18:46:00 +0000 75071 at http://farmindustrynews.com Reader Commentary: "No holds barred" in Future of Farming http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/reader-commentary-no-holds-barred-future-farming <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I&rsquo;d like to thank a faithful reader from Missouri for setting me straight on an article we published in our December issue. On page 24, the headline reads &ldquo;The Future of Farming: Industry leaders have a no-holes barred discussion on agriculture&rsquo;s major challenges, and what farmers and corporations need to do to feed the coming groundswell of people.&rdquo;</p> <p>In a voicemail message, the reader says:&nbsp;</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/reader-commentary-no-holds-barred-future-farming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/reader-commentary-no-holds-barred-future-farming#comments Crop Protection Crops Organic Farming Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 29 Dec 2014 16:49:00 +0000 75061 at http://farmindustrynews.com Weed identification tech for the future http://farmindustrynews.com/ag-technology-solution-center/weed-identification-tech-future <div class="field-byline"> Mark Yontz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Weed identification apps are just the start of how you can manage an entire weed management program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/ag-technology-solution-center/weed-identification-tech-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/ag-technology-solution-center/weed-identification-tech-future#comments Ag Technology Solution Center Crops Mon, 29 Dec 2014 15:44:00 +0000 75051 at http://farmindustrynews.com Unlocking valuable crop residue http://farmindustrynews.com/bioenergy/unlocking-valuable-crop-residue <div class="node-body article-body">There’s a treasure trove of nutrients in the ‘leftovers,’ and a new tool helps get some back.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/bioenergy/unlocking-valuable-crop-residue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/bioenergy/unlocking-valuable-crop-residue#comments Bioenergy Crops Wed, 24 Dec 2014 16:40:00 +0000 75001 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>This tanker truck was recently loaded with Accomplish LM, a biochemical fertilizer catalyst developed to accelerate the breakdown and release of nutrients in residue.</p> Agricen 5 ag technology related stories that caught our eye http://farmindustrynews.com/technology-decision-time/5-ag-technology-related-stories-caught-our-eye <div class="node-body gallery-body">From the promise of wars over food to a new sight aimed at making you a better drone user, check out this wide-ranging look at agriculture technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/technology-decision-time/5-ag-technology-related-stories-caught-our-eye" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/technology-decision-time/5-ag-technology-related-stories-caught-our-eye#comments Technology Decision Time Precision Farming Practices and Systems Wed, 24 Dec 2014 12:57:00 +0000 74991 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>There&#39;s a new website <a href="http://www.knowbeforeyoufly.org" target="_blank">knowbeforeyoufly.org</a> that aims to inform new drown owners about their responsbilities with these high-tech aerial machines.</p> Leifmark, New Holland Agriculture collaborate on corn stover harvest test http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/leifmark-new-holland-agriculture-collaborate-corn-stover-harvest-test <div class="node-body blog-body">New Holland Agriculture's BigBaler 340 produces a 3x4x8-ft. bale of corn stover about every minute. </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/leifmark-new-holland-agriculture-collaborate-corn-stover-harvest-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/leifmark-new-holland-agriculture-collaborate-corn-stover-harvest-test#comments Ethanol Cellulosic ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 23 Dec 2014 16:34:00 +0000 74981 at http://farmindustrynews.com 5 things to consider when buying a tablet http://farmindustrynews.com/technology-decision-time/5-things-consider-when-buying-tablet <div class="node-body article-body">A tablet can be a handy tool to have on the farm. Here are five considerations if you're in the market to buy a new one.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/technology-decision-time/5-things-consider-when-buying-tablet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/technology-decision-time/5-things-consider-when-buying-tablet#comments Technology Decision Time Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 22 Dec 2014 19:40:00 +0000 74971 at http://farmindustrynews.com Team FIN farmer wraps up 2014 http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/team-fin-farmer-wraps-2014 <div class="node-body blog-body">Ohio farmer Daryl Bridenbaugh provides a summary of life on the farm this year.</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/team-fin-farmer-wraps-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/team-fin-farmer-wraps-2014#comments Shop/Office Equipment & Supplies Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 22 Dec 2014 19:04:00 +0000 74961 at http://farmindustrynews.com