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  • May 14, 2014
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    Aerial world is taking off, and other springtime observations

    UAS tools are headed to the farm despite the FAA, you can really plant fast when you have to and more....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
  • Apr 17, 2014
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    New tool ID's weeds

    A new smartphone app developed by the publishers of Farm Industry News aims to help you spot trouble early for best treatment....More
  • Apr 10, 2014
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    Robotic lettuce weeder headed to Midwest crops

    Silicon Valley startup company Blue River Technology, Mountain View, CA, got a lot of press in 2013 when it unveiled a prototype robot that would go through fields of lettuce and ferret out the weakling heads, a process called “thinning.” Well, now it is in the news again. The company recently received $10 million in funding, led by Data Collective Venture Capital, to bring these robots here to the Midwest to weed row crops like corn and soybeans....More
  • Apr 7, 2014
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    Rules keep farmers grounded

    Popularity of unmanned aerial vehicles for ag continue to rise, current lack of rules slows the process....More
  • Google Glass
    Mar 20, 2014
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    Wearing your next computer?

    Google launches Android Wear, Samsung has its own take on the smartphone watch and Apple is apparently tinkering with a few things as well....More
  • Mar 13, 2014
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    Data Conversations

    Data privacy concerns aside, the power of the information you gather will be more valuable if it is aggregated with others....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
  • Dec 17, 2013
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    Digesting Technology  

    It's pretty amazing where we've come with tech in just the last five years....More
  • Dec 12, 2013
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    Innovative cooperative works on customer engagement

    Creation of an innovative website allows an Ohio group to build stronger relationships with key customers....More
  • Nov 18, 2013
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    UAVs a reality in Europe too

    Precision measurement on the fly is appealing, but the rules are astounding....More

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