Farm Industry News http://farmindustrynews.com/rss.xml en A farm show new product tease http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/farm-show-new-product-tease <div class="node-body gallery-body">We know there will be dozens of new tools and products to check out ahead of the fall farm shows, yet with Farm Progress Show ahead we thought we would whet your appetite for new tech with a look at these tools that will be on hand.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/farm-show-new-product-tease" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/farm-show-new-product-tease#comments Farm Equipment Tradeshows Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:00:00 +0000 80071 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The Kuhn Krause Landsaver line of chisel coulters gets an upgrade for 2016.</p> Advance look at new tractor, now coming to market http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/advance-look-new-tractor-now-coming-market <div class="node-body blog-body">Agco's Fendt 500 Vario tractor is heading to the United States, we got our first look at this machine in Germany. The machine is built in a new state-of-the-art facility and offers power in a compact footprint. </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/advance-look-new-tractor-now-coming-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/advance-look-new-tractor-now-coming-market#comments Farm Equipment AGCO Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 27 Aug 2015 11:35:00 +0000 80061 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The new Fendt 500 Vario offers machines ranging from 110 to 150 engine hp in a shorter-wheelbase design that offers added maneuverability. The tractor has a range of high end features.</p> New applicator rolls out at dealer show http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-applicator-rolls-out-dealer-show <div class="node-body article-body">John Deere turns up the heat on nutrient application with sneak peek of new machine.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-applicator-rolls-out-dealer-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-applicator-rolls-out-dealer-show#comments Farm Equipment John Deere Wed, 26 Aug 2015 17:16:00 +0000 80051 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The MAGIE Show - targeted at dealers - got a sneak peek at a new machine John Deere is developing, it&#39;s a&nbsp; high-capacity nutrient application machine.</p> Willie Vogt John Deere launches the 9RX tractor line, and a lot more http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/john-deere-launches-9rx-tractor-line-and-lot-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">New four-track machine to hit the market for 2016, and farmers can get their first look at the fall farm shows. Beyond that, we feature a wide range of new tools the company is introducing for the new model year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/john-deere-launches-9rx-tractor-line-and-lot-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/john-deere-launches-9rx-tractor-line-and-lot-more#comments Farm Equipment John Deere Tue, 25 Aug 2015 13:00:00 +0000 80041 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>John Deere is officially rolling out the 9RX series of four-track machines in time for the 2015 fall farm shows. Teased last year, the new machine offers a range of features. In addition, the company launched other line enhancements including updates to the S-Series combines, new variable rate tillage technology and several hay- and forage-making tools. (Photo: John Deere)</p> Crop measurement or modeling: which is better? http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/crop-measurement-or-modeling-which-better <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>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.</p> <p>But with all that predicting, there is bound to be some error. That&rsquo;s where the importance of measurement comes in&mdash;to give you an accurate picture of what is actually happening in your field.</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/crop-measurement-or-modeling-which-better" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/crop-measurement-or-modeling-which-better#comments Variable rate Corn Variable rate application Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 24 Aug 2015 21:02:00 +0000 80031 at http://farmindustrynews.com New from Unverferth, FreedomAirFilters, Protrakker, Kuhn Mower and Worksaver http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-unverferth-freedomairfilters-protrakker-kuhn-mower-and-worksaver <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week's installment of New Product Monday hits a number of key areas from nutrient application to equipment protection, from precision implement guidance to high-capacity mowing. Oh, and we're looking at a tool for moving snow.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-unverferth-freedomairfilters-protrakker-kuhn-mower-and-worksaver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-unverferth-freedomairfilters-protrakker-kuhn-mower-and-worksaver#comments Farm Equipment Companies Mon, 24 Aug 2015 09:00:00 +0000 80021 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The Nutrimax Liquid Fertilizer Applicator from Unverferth is featured this week as one of the five products in New Product Monday.</p> TractorLife.com game demonstrates importance of good fluid choices http://farmindustrynews.com/lubrizol/tractorlifecom-game-demonstrates-importance-good-fluid-choices <div class="field-byline"> Source </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>SPONSORED: Players can turn their tractor-driving skills into scoreboard points while learning why inferior hydraulic fluid products could be bad for productivity.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/lubrizol/tractorlifecom-game-demonstrates-importance-good-fluid-choices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/lubrizol/tractorlifecom-game-demonstrates-importance-good-fluid-choices#comments Lubrizol Farm Equipment Fri, 21 Aug 2015 14:19:00 +0000 80011 at http://farmindustrynews.com A passion for pollinators http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/passion-pollinators <div class="node-body blog-body">Crop protection companies get a bad rap from outsiders who think they don't care about beneficial plants and insects…they've never met Caydee</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/passion-pollinators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/passion-pollinators#comments Crop Protection Syngenta Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 20 Aug 2015 10:08:00 +0000 80001 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>These are butterfly weed - a form of milkweed - but as Caydee Savinelli has pointed out, these draw more than butterflies, as these bees will attest. (Photo: Syngenta)</p> Hybrid tech, seed treatments, new forage products rolling out http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/hybrid-tech-seed-treatments-new-forage-products-rolling-out <div class="node-body gallery-body">DuPont Pioneer offered visiting media a sort of 'data dump' on a lot of things happening in Johnston, Iowa. Check out this gallery for a look at what's on tap for the company for 2016 and beyond.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/hybrid-tech-seed-treatments-new-forage-products-rolling-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/hybrid-tech-seed-treatments-new-forage-products-rolling-out#comments Precision Farming Companies Wed, 19 Aug 2015 11:27:00 +0000 79991 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>DuPont Pioneer is rolling out a range of products and advancements in corn, soybeans and forages for the future. From a new insecticide seed treatment to an advancement in below-ground insect control, there was plenty to see at a recent media event.</p> New technical committee formed to standardize use of UAVs http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/new-technical-committee-formed-standardize-use-uavs <div class="node-body blog-body">Drones switched from becoming a gee-whiz gadget to a technology that has become part of our ag fabric last week when the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers announced it has formed a technical committee to study this emerging technology. </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/new-technical-committee-formed-standardize-use-uavs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/new-technical-committee-formed-standardize-use-uavs#comments Precision guidance Precision farming Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 18 Aug 2015 22:58:00 +0000 79981 at http://farmindustrynews.com Investing in seed treatment research http://farmindustrynews.com/seed-treatments/investing-seed-treatment-research <div class="node-body article-body">Rising interest in seed treatment has many companies investing in new facilities, Syngenta broke ground recently on a significant $20 million expansion of its North America Seedcare Institute site in Stanton, Minn. It's one of 11 worldwide.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/seed-treatments/investing-seed-treatment-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/seed-treatments/investing-seed-treatment-research#comments Seed Treatments Syngenta Tue, 18 Aug 2015 14:13:00 +0000 79971 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Dignitaries put these golden shovels to work to break ground for a new $20 million, 38,000-sq. ft. expansion of the Syngenta North America Seedcare Institute in Stanton, Minn.</p> New Kuhn mixers, John Deere tools, Amazone rollers and more http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-kuhn-mixers-john-deere-tools-amazone-rollers-and-more <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>This week&rsquo;s New Product Monday offers up some interesting new finds. Kuhn comes out with new mixers; Mitas is launches new tires for harvesters, John Deere expands its tools within MyJohnDeere; A new safety training program for ag is available online; and Amazone introduces new rollers for disc harrows. Browse through to see if there&rsquo;s anything of interest to you for your operation.</p> <p>Don&#39;t miss out on these recent New Product Monday galleries:</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-kuhn-mixers-john-deere-tools-amazone-rollers-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-kuhn-mixers-john-deere-tools-amazone-rollers-and-more#comments Farm Equipment Equipment & Supplies Mon, 17 Aug 2015 09:00:00 +0000 79961 at http://farmindustrynews.com Putting John Deere’s new mower to test http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/putting-john-deere-s-new-mower-test <div class="node-body article-body">Team FIN puts a John Deere mower to work and likes what they find.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/putting-john-deere-s-new-mower-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/putting-john-deere-s-new-mower-test#comments Farm Equipment Team FIN Test John Deere Sun, 16 Aug 2015 18:20:00 +0000 79851 at http://farmindustrynews.com Katie Honnette Pinpointing problem spots in-season http://farmindustrynews.com/crop-protection/pinpointing-problem-spots-season <div class="node-body article-body">FarmLogs launches a new crop health monitoring system that alerts users of exact problem spots in fields using regularly updated satellite imagery.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/crop-protection/pinpointing-problem-spots-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/crop-protection/pinpointing-problem-spots-season#comments Crop Protection Electronics and digital equipment Sun, 16 Aug 2015 17:12:00 +0000 79841 at http://farmindustrynews.com A thirst for complication http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/thirst-complication <div class="node-body blog-body">There's never a dull moment for Jeff Ryan. In this blog, he takes us through a bottled water hauling trip with quite a few wrinkles thrown in along the way. </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/thirst-complication" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/thirst-complication#comments Farm Equipment Management Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 14 Aug 2015 14:53:00 +0000 79951 at http://farmindustrynews.com Precision ag hot spot http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/precision-ag-hot-spot <div class="node-body gallery-body">The InfoAg conference in St. Louis this July was a mecca of the latest in precision ag technology. Speakers delivered bright ideas and innovative thoughts on the future, and tradeshow vendors offered up the newest products and services.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/precision-ag-hot-spot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/precision-ag-hot-spot#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Thu, 13 Aug 2015 21:28:00 +0000 79931 at http://farmindustrynews.com Agco partners with Precision Planting on White Planters http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/agco-partners-precision-planting-white-planters <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="http://www.agcocorp.com/" target="_blank">Agco Corporation</a> announced its latest investment in planting. Agco has entered into an agreement with <a href="http://precisionplanting.com" target="_blank">Precision Planting</a> that introduces factory integration of select Precision Planting&nbsp;technology to Agco&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.white-planter.com" target="_blank">White Planters</a>&nbsp;line. New options will soon be available to give customers the ability to utilize new and emerging technologies.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/agco-partners-precision-planting-white-planters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/agco-partners-precision-planting-white-planters#comments Planters AGCO Planters Wed, 12 Aug 2015 16:12:00 +0000 79921 at http://farmindustrynews.com Agco “Country Boys Can Survive” – Bridenbaugh family combines farming and factory skills to process sweet corn http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/country-boys-can-survive-bridenbaugh-family-combines-farming-and-factory-skills-proce <div class="node-body gallery-body">In the words of country music singer Hank Williams, Jr., "country boys can survive" was the theme of a recent sweet corn cookout on the Bridenbaugh farm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/country-boys-can-survive-bridenbaugh-family-combines-farming-and-factory-skills-proce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/country-boys-can-survive-bridenbaugh-family-combines-farming-and-factory-skills-proce#comments Farm Equipment Equipment & Supplies Tue, 11 Aug 2015 17:44:00 +0000 79911 at http://farmindustrynews.com New Massey Ferguson tractors, spreading technology, redesigned welders and more http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-massey-ferguson-tractors-spreading-technology-redesigned-welders-and-more <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In this week&rsquo;s New Product Monday gallery, we round up a unique new group of products that may be helpful on the farm. Massey Ferguson launches a new series of utility tractors for 2015; Larson offers a portable explosion-proof LED light; new technology from Highway Equipment Company makes spreading more accurate; Carlisle comes out with new ATV/UTV tires; and Miller redesigns one of its MIG welders. Click through for more information and links.</p> <p>Don&#39;t miss out on these recent New Product Monday galleries:</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-massey-ferguson-tractors-spreading-technology-redesigned-welders-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-massey-ferguson-tractors-spreading-technology-redesigned-welders-and-more#comments Farm Equipment Equipment & Supplies Mon, 10 Aug 2015 23:35:00 +0000 79901 at http://farmindustrynews.com Stories you might want to read again http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/stories-you-might-want-read-again <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>In the farm news business, it&rsquo;s our job as editors and journalists not just to cover what&rsquo;s hot, new and different but also do it in a way that makes sense and that makes you want to read more.</p> <p>Good stories inform and entertain, and, at the same time, are accurate, timely and relevant to the reader.</p> <p>Recently, Farm Industry News received some recognition for meeting those basic journalism tenants.</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/stories-you-might-want-read-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/stories-you-might-want-read-again#comments Precision Farming FinOvation award Inputs Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 10 Aug 2015 18:36:00 +0000 79891 at http://farmindustrynews.com Crop technology from a different perspective http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/crop-technology-different-perspective <div class="node-body blog-body">The advancement of value-added traits with consumer benefits takes time to develop but it appears there's momentum building for one trait that's been working to build market share. </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/crop-technology-different-perspective" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/crop-technology-different-perspective#comments Soybean varieties Seed Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 10 Aug 2015 15:52:00 +0000 79881 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Yep there&#39;s Plenish high-oleic soybean oil in Coffee-mate creamer from Nestle. It&#39;s one of the high-oleic oil choices the company is using (the other is canola) depending on supply. It&#39;s a win for DuPont Pioneer as it works to grow the market for the soybean oil.</p> A responsive approach to the Web makes sense http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/responsive-approach-web-makes-sense <div class="node-body blog-body">You're starting to see some interesting changes in web pages, and email design. There's a reason for it, and you may be holding it in your hand.</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/responsive-approach-web-makes-sense" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/responsive-approach-web-makes-sense#comments Technology Decision Time Electronics Practices and Systems Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 06 Aug 2015 18:43:00 +0000 79871 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The smartphone is becoming a more common sight on farms these days as the handy tools allow you to do so much. And that trend is driving web design - for the better- for the future. (Photo: Peter Roise/Thinkstock)</p> Drones for ag: We’re moving ahead http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/drones-ag-we-re-moving-ahead <div class="node-body article-body">Call them what you will – drones, unmanned aerial systems (UAS), unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) – this innovative technology has caused waves of excitement in agriculture in the past few years, and FAA has picked up the pace on establishing guidelines for use.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/drones-ag-we-re-moving-ahead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/drones-ag-we-re-moving-ahead#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Wed, 05 Aug 2015 19:06:00 +0000 79861 at http://farmindustrynews.com ZERNLIEW and TPICKA/ISTOCK/THINKSTOCK Take a ride on a drone http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/take-ride-drone <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Mitchell and Zach Fiene are cofounders of DMZ Aerial, an ag tech consulting firm that that offers scouting services and data management. They also sell their own propriety line of &nbsp;drones and have recently branched out into other technologies including sensors, beacons, and data management devices.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/take-ride-drone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/take-ride-drone#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Wed, 05 Aug 2015 15:07:00 +0000 79831 at http://farmindustrynews.com Agco introduces a new UAV http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/agco-introduces-new-uav <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Agco has announced the arrival of the <a href="http://cts.vresp.com/c/?Broadhead/7e3638e4f7/e98bf3707a/6a04af9775" target="_blank">Solo Agco Edition</a> Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV). Utilizing intuitive mission planning and cloud-based, high-resolution mapping software, the UAV is easy to use and can increase farmers&#39; efficiency. With the Solo, farmers don&rsquo;t have to wait for satellite imaging and they can avoid scouting the fields by foot or vehicle.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/agco-introduces-new-uav" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Farming Equipment & Supplies Tue, 04 Aug 2015 06:56:27 +0000 79821 at http://farmindustrynews.com Horsch offers new air carts http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/horsch-offers-new-air-carts <div class="node-body article-body">Horsch rolls out a new air cart with a 750-bushel capacity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/horsch-offers-new-air-carts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/horsch-offers-new-air-carts#comments Farm Equipment Equipment & Supplies Mon, 03 Aug 2015 22:40:00 +0000 79811 at http://farmindustrynews.com Horsch Bringing hybrid power to diesel tractors http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/bringing-hybrid-power-diesel-tractors <div class="node-body article-body">A new diesel-electric powertrain replacement package brings hybrid power to your current diesel tractor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/bringing-hybrid-power-diesel-tractors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/bringing-hybrid-power-diesel-tractors#comments Tractors Tractors Mon, 03 Aug 2015 22:25:00 +0000 79801 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The eDrive diesel-electric drivetrain is available in 200-hp or 400-hp packages. Components include one or two 200-hp diesel generators, four 125-hp electric wheel motors, variable frequency drives, joystick control, a 21-inch touch-screen monitor and interface to control the farmer&rsquo;s implements.</p> ATC Shop tool innovations, John Deere partnership, free Norac installations and more http://farmindustrynews.com/shopoffice/shop-tool-innovations-john-deere-partnership-free-norac-installations-and-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">Kicking off the month of August, we’re showcasing several new tools you might consider for your operation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/shopoffice/shop-tool-innovations-john-deere-partnership-free-norac-installations-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/shopoffice/shop-tool-innovations-john-deere-partnership-free-norac-installations-and-more#comments Shop/Office Equipment & Supplies Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:42:00 +0000 79791 at http://farmindustrynews.com Polaris launches the 2016 RZR http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-vehicles/polaris-launches-2016-rzr <div class="node-body gallery-body">Polaris launches its new 2016 models, and here we focus in on the new RZR.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-vehicles/polaris-launches-2016-rzr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-vehicles/polaris-launches-2016-rzr#comments Farm Vehicles Thu, 30 Jul 2015 23:53:00 +0000 79781 at http://farmindustrynews.com UAV use cases and challenges ahead http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/uav-use-cases-and-challenges-ahead <div class="field-byline"> Sean Higgins, for the Commerical UAV Expo </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>As you know, UAVs offer an easy way to keep an eye on extensive assets. They&#39;re useful for farmers gathering data on their fields, but they&#39;ve also helped other industries that operate mostly in rural areas. Oil &amp; gas companies, for instance, are using UAVs to inspect and monitor the pipelines and facilities that they use to transport oil and gas over long distances.&nbsp;</p> <p>While adapting UAV technology, these companies have had some successes (and run into a few challenges) that may be familiar to you.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/uav-use-cases-and-challenges-ahead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/uav-use-cases-and-challenges-ahead#comments Precision Farming Business Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18:39:00 +0000 79771 at http://farmindustrynews.com PrecisionHawk