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  • May 28, 2014
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    Viewing farming from a new angle for 2014

    Growers are spending cash on unmanned aerial vehicles and high-end video cameras and they're documenting their work....More
  • Apr 22, 2014
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    Field to Market adds water quality index to online calculator

    Answers to online questions are expected to help farmers see how changes to their management practices affect a single water quality score for a given field....More
  • Jan 10, 2014
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    Tech event wraps up in Las Vegas  

    No, we didn't attend the Consumer Electronics Show, but we're picking up some interesting information....More
  • Aug 26, 2013
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    Looking at Big Data one plant at a time

    Precision ag expert John Fulton offers a little perspective on just how much data farmers will be capturing in the future....More
  • Aug 12, 2013
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    Countdown to the big shows

    Press events and appointment times start filling the schedule as the big fall shows near....More
  • Jul 3, 2013
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    Start thinking about harvest? For data, yes

    Even though you may have just parked the planter, it may be time to think about your combine....More
  • Jun 27, 2013
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    The pervasiveness of technology never ceases to surprise

    From the Hay Expo to a visit to Pioneer DuPont, technology changes keep pushing the envelope....More
  • Jun 18, 2013
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    Do you need social media?

    Rise of Facebook, Twitter offers opportunities for farmers, but in what way?...More
  • May 30, 2013
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    Farming in Switzerland

    Today Robert Kaufmann, president EurAgEng, invited us to attend the AgEng 2014 conference, an internal conference on agricultural engineering, held every two years Europe. The conference looks at the engineering advancements being made in Europe’s ag sector, primarily in the areas of resource efficiency and making farming more sustainable. A bunch of different topics are covered. Among them: biomass and renewable energy, machinery automation, controlled traffic farming, animal welfare, and grassland and fertilizer management....More
  • May 26, 2011
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    Farm Industry News

    From manual to full automation in farm equipment

    Control of farm equipment has grown from strictly manual control to the possibility of remote control of farming. Don Bruns, Raven Industries, discusses automation in today's machinery....More

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