Management en Commercial UAV releases report on how to legally operate drones under FFA regulation <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><em>Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Equipment Management Tue, 30 Aug 2016 12:10:06 +0000 85011 at Setting values in a high-tech industry <div class="node-body blog-body">New patent lawsuit reminds this writer of the way values are set in a competitive industry.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sprayers Technology Companies Management Farm Industry News Blog Wed, 03 Aug 2016 11:14:00 +0000 84731 at <p>A new patent lawsuit over pulse-width-modulation spraying is just another in a long line of intellectual property disputes that are common in a high-tech industry - like agriculture.</p> What Big Data analytics means for buyers <div class="node-body blog-body">Information expert shares insights into how data are used on the consumer side, offering insight for ag, too.></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Data Farm Management Software Precision farming Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 01 Dec 2015 16:58:00 +0000 78911 at Creating a little mystery <div class="node-body blog-body">The rising popularity of podcasts has companies trying that method of communication too. One approach - from Mosaic - aims to help solve a mystery. It's an interesting approach to telling a product story.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fertilizer Management Farm Industry News Blog Sun, 11 Oct 2015 11:37:00 +0000 80591 at <p>What does it take to get a top soybean yield? One company is helping farmers answer the question with an entertainment approach in a new podcast.</p> The team keeps changing <div class="node-body blog-body">Blogger Jeff Ryan is seeing some changes to his team and remembering how former team members have come through for him in the past. How do you look at your team members?</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment Management Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 01 Oct 2015 16:10:00 +0000 80501 at <p>Pat The Barber wraps up 54 years standing behind the barber chair cutting hair and chatting with customers.</p> A thirst for 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> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment Management Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 14 Aug 2015 14:53:00 +0000 79951 at Wettest June on record in NW Ohio <div class="node-body blog-body">Team FIN farmer Daryl Bridenbaugh, aka the 4020 Freak, shares photos of the good, bad and ugly of how the crops are looking in northwest Ohio.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment Management Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 09 Jul 2015 14:14:00 +0000 79601 at Walmart’s Sustainability scorecard: How do you measure up? <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Last week Robert Kaplan, director of sustainability for Walmart, announced he was moving on after four years of promoting sustainability at the world&rsquo;s largest retailer. In his farewell letter, Kaplan outlined some of the achievements Walmart made during that time. Among them:</p> <p>-Eliminated nearly 20 million metric tons of greenhouse gas;</p> <p>-Collaborated with Target, one of its biggest competitors, to bring more sustainable personal care and beauty products to the shelf; and,</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Energy Sustainable Agriculture Water Management Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 16 Jun 2015 14:59:00 +0000 79271 at <p>Caption: Former CNN correspondent Frank Sesno (left) interviews Robert Kaplan, Walmart&rsquo;s director of sustainability (middle), and Rick Tolman (right), National Corn Growers Association, on the topic of sustainability at the Bayer CropScience&rsquo;s 8th Annual Ag Issues Forum.<br /> Photo Credit: Jodie Wehrspann</p> Staying connected <div class="node-body blog-body">Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan looks back on the past few months with his Uncle Phil, how connected he was, and the importance of maintaining the proper level of "chill."</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment Management Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 01 Jun 2015 15:48:00 +0000 79051 at Temperature and its effects on corn emergence <div class="field-byline"> Source: Roger Elmore, Extension Cropping System Specialist and Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute Fellow Nathan Mueller, Cropping Systems and Ag Technologies Extension Educator </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Many factors affect corn growth and development, especially early in the growing season. One that is not often discussed is how temperature affects days to emergence.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Enterprise Management Management Mon, 25 May 2015 22:10:00 +0000 79001 at Photo by Nathan Mueller