Precision Farming http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6211/more en Learning those cloud benefits http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/learning-those-cloud-benefits <div class="node-body blog-body">Even a journalist can get something out of a 'cloud' mentality, but it takes time to get your head around it.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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/learning-those-cloud-benefits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/learning-those-cloud-benefits#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:09:00 +0000 72871 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Just how simple will it be to work with cloud computing in the future? That remains to be seen, but the technology can be quite convenient for file management, and protection.</p> Time with the best http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/time-best <div class="node-body blog-body">My time with some top-level Southern farmers is always an eye opener.</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/time-best" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/time-best#comments Precision Farming Practices and Systems Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18:29:00 +0000 72791 at http://farmindustrynews.com Top ag technology of Farm Progress Show 2014 http://farmindustrynews.com/ag-technology-solution-center/top-ag-technology-farm-progress-show-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Usually it&rsquo;s the iron that draws attention at the <a href="http://farmprogressshow.com" target="_blank">Farm Progress Show</a>, the mother of all outdoor farm shows here in the U.S. And anyone in attendance this year couldn&rsquo;t help but look closely at the new half-tracked, half-wheeled tractors by Case IH and New Holland, or John Deere&rsquo;s first-ever four-track vehicle.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/ag-technology-solution-center/top-ag-technology-farm-progress-show-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/ag-technology-solution-center/top-ag-technology-farm-progress-show-2014#comments Ag Technology Solution Center Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 06 Oct 2014 17:07:00 +0000 72671 at http://farmindustrynews.com Checking a plant’s pulse for optimizing yield http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/checking-plant-s-pulse-optimizing-yield <div class="node-body article-body">An on-plant sensor system could be coming to the corn and soybean markets soon that will help growers make better irrigation decisions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/checking-plant-s-pulse-optimizing-yield" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/checking-plant-s-pulse-optimizing-yield#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Thu, 02 Oct 2014 21:40:00 +0000 72641 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>This is the type of PlantBeat monitor that would be placed on a corn stalk to measure conditions as the plant matures. The new technology was unveiled for the U.S. market at InfoAg this summer, and the company will test the product in corn and soybeans in 2015.</p> Kathy Huting WinField amps up its tech offerings http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/winfield-amps-its-tech-offerings <div class="node-body article-body">A partnership with Climate Corporation, along with new data management tools, signal that Winfield is stepping it up in the precision ag space. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/winfield-amps-its-tech-offerings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/winfield-amps-its-tech-offerings#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:26:00 +0000 72541 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>David Gebhardt, director, data and technology, Winfield, presents the company&rsquo;s new tech offerings in Las Vegas, Nev. in August.</p> Kathy Huting Young team making ag data headway http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/young-team-making-ag-data-headway <div class="node-body blog-body">FarmLogs announced recently it crossed a significant milestone with 15% of the nation's row crop farms using its data platform.</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/young-team-making-ag-data-headway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/young-team-making-ag-data-headway#comments Precision Farming Crops Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:23:00 +0000 72431 at http://farmindustrynews.com The march of the drones http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/march-drones <div class="node-body blog-body">Call them what you will - UAVs or drones - it appears the momentum is building in so many ways on this hotter than ever topic.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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/march-drones" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/march-drones#comments Precision Farming Practices and Systems Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 04 Sep 2014 03:56:00 +0000 72241 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Unmanned aerial vehicles are a hot topic as farmers bide their time waiting on federal agencies to move forward. Though some farmers are collecting information.</p> Inside the app: Smart irrigation management http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/inside-app-smart-irrigation-management <div class="node-body gallery-body">Trimble announced its Irrigate-IQ app is now available through Connected Farm, and it makes irrigation management more efficient.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/inside-app-smart-irrigation-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/inside-app-smart-irrigation-management#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Wed, 03 Sep 2014 17:45:00 +0000 72221 at http://farmindustrynews.com Test Run: New 640Drive http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/test-run-new-640drive <div class="node-body article-body">Wisconsin seed-corn farmers do their first test run of new data analytics package from 640 Labs that automates collection of farm machinery data.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/test-run-new-640drive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/test-run-new-640drive#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 18 Aug 2014 22:08:00 +0000 72041 at http://farmindustrynews.com AUVSI in support of Yamaha bid to use UAS in ag http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/auvsi-support-yamaha-bid-use-uas-ag <div class="field-byline"> Source: AUVSI </div> <div class="node-body article-body">AUVSI is requesting that FAA consider promptly granting an exemption to Yamaha in order to use its RMAX UAS for commercial purposes in agriculture. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/auvsi-support-yamaha-bid-use-uas-ag" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/auvsi-support-yamaha-bid-use-uas-ag#comments Precision Farming Farm Equipment Mon, 11 Aug 2014 15:37:00 +0000 71951 at http://farmindustrynews.com Photo: Yamaha