Business http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/4890/more en 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 Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:20:00 +0000 79861 at http://farmindustrynews.com ZERNLIEW and TPICKA/ISTOCK/THINKSTOCK 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 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 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 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 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 “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