Shop/Office http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6261/more en 4th of July American flag photo contest http://farmindustrynews.com/business/4th-july-american-flag-photo-contest <div class="node-body gallery-body">Farm Industry News celebrates the 4th of July by offering an opportunity to readers to submit American flag photos for a chance to win $50. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/business/4th-july-american-flag-photo-contest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/business/4th-july-american-flag-photo-contest#comments Business Business Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:24:00 +0000 79541 at http://farmindustrynews.com Team FIN farmer featured on the news http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/team-fin-farmer-featured-news <div class="node-body blog-body">Fresh shrimp in Iowa? Local news station picks up Jeff Ryan’s latest business venture and features it on TV.</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/team-fin-farmer-featured-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/team-fin-farmer-featured-news#comments Shop/Office Business Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:07:00 +0000 79531 at http://farmindustrynews.com A robot that taps trees http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/robot-taps-trees <div class="node-body gallery-body">Engineering students from around the world compete to design the best sap collector of all time in the 2014 American Society of Agricultural & Biological Engineers (ASABE) Robotics Competition</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/robot-taps-trees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/robot-taps-trees#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:57:00 +0000 79491 at http://farmindustrynews.com 4th of July photo contest http://farmindustrynews.com/shopoffice/4th-july-photo-contest <div class="node-body article-body">Farm Industry News offers an American flag photo contest in honor of Independence Day for a chance to win a $50 Amazon gift card.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/shopoffice/4th-july-photo-contest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/shopoffice/4th-july-photo-contest#comments Shop/Office Business Tue, 23 Jun 2015 14:56:00 +0000 79421 at http://farmindustrynews.com Tom Pennington/Getty Images Staying connected http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/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> <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/staying-connected" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/staying-connected#comments Shop/Office Management Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 01 Jun 2015 15:48:00 +0000 79051 at http://farmindustrynews.com 7 weather tools for farming http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/7-weather-tools-farming <div class="node-body gallery-body">There are a number of tools for tracking the weather, and developers continue enhancing their approaches.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/7-weather-tools-farming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/7-weather-tools-farming#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Thu, 28 May 2015 20:14:00 +0000 79031 at http://farmindustrynews.com Temperature and its effects on corn emergence http://farmindustrynews.com/business/temperature-and-its-effects-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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/business/temperature-and-its-effects-corn-emergence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/business/temperature-and-its-effects-corn-emergence#comments Business Management Mon, 25 May 2015 22:10:00 +0000 79001 at http://farmindustrynews.com Photo by Nathan Mueller QVC picks up magnetic retrieval tool http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/qvc-picks-magnetic-retrieval-tool <div class="node-body article-body"><p>In 1994, a small company in Iowa called P.S. Manufacturing received the <a href="http://farmindustrynews.com" target="_blank">Farm Industry News</a> Readers&rsquo; Choice award (now called <a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/2015-finovation-award-winners?intlink=rceoc" target="_blank">FinOvation</a> awards) for a product called the Attractor. It&rsquo;s a long-handled magnetic retrieval tool used to pick up metal objects such as nails, screws, pins, wires, wrenches and other items.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/qvc-picks-magnetic-retrieval-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/qvc-picks-magnetic-retrieval-tool#comments Tools Tools Thu, 21 May 2015 16:39:00 +0000 78951 at http://farmindustrynews.com 5 new tech tools for the farm http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/5-new-tech-tools-farm <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In today&rsquo;s New Product Monday, we round up a group of tech tools that may be handy for the farm. TeeJet has upgraded one of its field computers; HarvestMaster offers a large-scale grain data management system; Lindsay announces a new upgrade for pivot control; a new drone has an array of new features; and Iteris launches a water management system. Browse through the new technologies for more information and links.</p> <p>Don&#39;t miss out on these recent New Product Monday galleries:</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/5-new-tech-tools-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/5-new-tech-tools-farm#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 18 May 2015 18:31:00 +0000 78921 at http://farmindustrynews.com Milwaukee pliers get an upgrade http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/milwaukee-pliers-get-upgrade <div class="node-body article-body">Milwaukee Tool offers an updated line of pliers with a range of new features.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/milwaukee-pliers-get-upgrade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/milwaukee-pliers-get-upgrade#comments Tools Tools Mon, 18 May 2015 15:59:00 +0000 78901 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Milwaukee Tool pliers are designed to get a great grip on nuts for easier removal, offering greater versatility.</p> Katie Honnette