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    A buyer's market for farmland?

    If you are looking to buy farmland this year, there might be some room for negotiation. A new report issued today by Farmers National Company, a farm management service, showed that farmland values in much of the Midwest slipped from the highs of several years ago. The report states the decline is in relation to falling commodity prices. Eight of the 11 Midwest states surveyed showed a decline in average sale prices per acre between June 2015 to June 2016, with the exception of South Dakota, Michigan and Kansas, where values remained the same....More
  • Jun 14, 2016

    The largest field robot in the world

    A new gantry-style robot by German tech company LemnaTec is changing the way hybrid crops are found and developed....More
  • Jun 13, 2016

    Surprise, surprise!

    A birthday-focused trip to Florida offers plenty of ways to confuse the 'target' and a good time was had by all....More
  • Jun 1, 2016

    AgDNA among Top 10 innovative companies

    Farm-focused app we covered has gained greater attention in a national ranking of all apps. Ag gets noticed....More
  • May 24, 2016

    Putting deep genetic data to work

    A cloud-based tool could someday dramatically increase development speed for new crops and for some this will be a game changer. While farmers won't use it, plant breeders will....More
  • May 20, 2016

    Time to drive a Tweel?

    Industrial innovation in rolling tech provides flat-free performance while also offering as smooth ride....More
  • May 17, 2016

    FIN Follow-up: NutrientStar nutrient assessment tool

    System for evaluating nutrient management tools moves ahead. We offer an update on progress being made by the Environmental Defense Fund, which has started evaluating products....More

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