Shop/Office http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6261/more en Putting Google Earth to use on the farm http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/putting-google-earth-use-farm <div class="node-body article-body">One expert suggests a common tool that could help you pull a lot of different information into one place. Ever hear of Google Earth?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/putting-google-earth-use-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/putting-google-earth-use-farm#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Thu, 04 Dec 2014 18:37:00 +0000 74651 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>This Crave Brothers Farm map details key parts of the operation that can be mapped. When compared with specific layers, the map helps with on-farm decision-making.</p> Team FIN puts new Hitachi driver drill to work http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-puts-new-hitachi-driver-drill-work <div class="node-body article-body">New Hitachi driver drill gets job done without a lot of frills.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-puts-new-hitachi-driver-drill-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-puts-new-hitachi-driver-drill-work#comments Tools Tools Mon, 01 Dec 2014 21:31:00 +0000 74611 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The Hitachi Power Tools 18v driver drill offered standard<br /> performance for Team FIN, but other products on the market offer<br /> better convenience features.</p> Katie Honnette Some motoring assistance http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/some-motoring-assistance <div class="node-body blog-body">It's logging season on the farm in Iowa, and Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan helps out a stranded logger with some major tire troubles.</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/some-motoring-assistance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/some-motoring-assistance#comments Farm Tires Farm Tires Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 01 Dec 2014 18:52:00 +0000 74601 at http://farmindustrynews.com 8 unique gifts for the farmer on your list http://farmindustrynews.com/shopoffice/8-unique-gifts-farmer-your-list <div class="node-body gallery-body">Check out these potential presents for that tough-to-shop-for farmer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/shopoffice/8-unique-gifts-farmer-your-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/shopoffice/8-unique-gifts-farmer-your-list#comments Shop/Office Equipment & Supplies Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:39:00 +0000 74311 at http://farmindustrynews.com You won't see that in the Chamber of Commerce brochure http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/you-wont-see-chamber-commerce-brochure <div class="node-body blog-body">Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan discusses his hometown's noteworthy people and events; and he finds a big fan of Cresco, Iowa, on a recent errand.</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/you-wont-see-chamber-commerce-brochure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/you-wont-see-chamber-commerce-brochure#comments Shop/Office Business Farm Industry News Blog Wed, 12 Nov 2014 16:27:00 +0000 73881 at http://farmindustrynews.com New tools from Dewalt get a workout on the farm http://farmindustrynews.com/shopoffice/new-tools-dewalt-get-workout-farm <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p><a href="http://dewalt.com" target="_blank">Dewalt</a> unveiled a new line of air tools including a 3/8-in. drive air ratchet, 3/8-in. reversible drill, angle die grinder and palm sander. Complete with shock-resistant housings, aluminum bodies, one-handed directional switches and high rpm for heavy-duty fastening, the tools are designed to provide quality performance and be tough enough to take a beating.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/shopoffice/new-tools-dewalt-get-workout-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/shopoffice/new-tools-dewalt-get-workout-farm#comments Shop/Office Team FIN Test Wed, 05 Nov 2014 22:14:00 +0000 73411 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The angle die grinder from Dewalt turned out to be a versatile tool on the farm where it would fill a number of roles.</p> Sprayer prep gets more accurate http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/sprayer-prep-gets-more-accurate <div class="node-body gallery-body">Spray Calc is a new app out of University of Illinois that breaks down the sprayer setup process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/sprayer-prep-gets-more-accurate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/sprayer-prep-gets-more-accurate#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:45:00 +0000 72801 at http://farmindustrynews.com Today’s Farm Requires Access to Wireless Broadband http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/today-s-farm-requires-access-wireless-broadband <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><strong><img alt="" src="/site-files/farmindustrynews.com/files/uploads/2014/10/141646679%20copy.jpg" style="width: 401px; height: 267px; margin: 3px; float: left;" title="Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images" />By Jonathan Adelstein</strong></p> <p>As a native South Dakotan who&rsquo;s devoted much of my career to strengthening rural America, I&rsquo;ve seen my share of farm equipment. So I&rsquo;ve been delighted twice this year to observe <a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/john-deere?intlink=rceoc" target="_blank">John Deere&rsquo;s</a> latest machinery in action.&nbsp;</p></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/today-s-farm-requires-access-wireless-broadband" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/today-s-farm-requires-access-wireless-broadband#comments Electronics Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 10 Oct 2014 21:36:00 +0000 72761 at http://farmindustrynews.com When technologies go wrong http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/when-technologies-go-wrong <div class="node-body blog-body">Remember the TV prank show, Candid Camera? It was one of my favorite shows growing up. Now it has been revived and modernized to fit popular culture, which, today, is inundated with automated technology and digital devices. Even the hosts have changed to a younger, more technologically savvy generation . Mayim Bialik, who plays Sheldon’s geeky girlfriend on the Big Bang Theory, is the host, and Allen Funt has been replaced by son Peter as co-host. It was raining a few weekends ago, so I happened to catch a few episodes while working inside.</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/when-technologies-go-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/when-technologies-go-wrong#comments Electronics Auto Guidance Precision farming Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 09 Oct 2014 18:43:00 +0000 72681 at http://farmindustrynews.com MomFest: A Passport to Flavortown http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/momfest-passport-flavortown <div class="node-body blog-body">Iowa farmer Jeff Ryan takes a family trip to Disney World to soak up the many flavors and fun offered by the theme park empire.</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/momfest-passport-flavortown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/momfest-passport-flavortown#comments Shop/Office Business Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 09 Oct 2014 15:58:00 +0000 72721 at http://farmindustrynews.com