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  • May 28, 2015
    blog

    Your data, ownership and some concerns

    Survey by a major manufacturer uncovers some knowledge gaps on data ownership, and understanding of the different types of data you collect. Knowing what's in the data agreement, and what it means for your operation, has more value as farmers embrace more information technologies....More
  • May 7, 2015
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    Benchmarking your farm gets easier

    Comparing your farm to others like it can shine a light on areas where you can improve, and rising access to data makes the process easier....More
  • May 5, 2015
    blog

    The race to self-driving vehicles

    Lux Research, a company we interviewed at the 2014 Ag Innovation Showcase, released a forecast last week for automation in cars.  In the report, “The $102 Billion Opportunity for Partial Automation for Cars,” Lux research analyst Maryanna Saenko evaluated the pace of automation in cars, and the opportunities it brings to automakers. Among her findings:...More
  • Apr 21, 2015
    White Paper

    What you didn't know about drones

    Every week we get news releases on a new drone developed by xyz inventor or company and what it can do in terms of fly time and distance, image resolution, weight and all the other specs that set their drone apart from the competitions. And we’ve covered a lot of them in our product roundup stories. But amidst all of the product news headlines, it can be easy to get lost in the mechanical details of drones and downplay their cultural and political significance....More
  • Apr 2, 2015
    blog

    Service offers maximum benchmarking tools

    The Farmers Business Network brings together key information farmers can use to fine-tune management solutions....More
  • Mar 20, 2015
    blog

    Spend an hour, get smarter

    Webinars are an efficient way to tap into new knowledge to help your operation....More
  • Jan 22, 2015
    blog

    Drone excitement not abating

    Good news, FAA started issuing permits - well sort of - for UAV use in agriculture, but there are pitfalls....More
  • Dec 10, 2014
    blog

    What 640 Labs purchase means for Climate Corp

    In a Business Wire news release issued Monday, Monsanto's weather modeling company Climate Corp announced its purchase of data analytics company 640 Labs, a tech start-up company in Chicago. 640 Labs has found a way to capture geo-referenced data from farm vehicles using a drive that plugs into the vehicle's diagnostics port....More

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