Shop/Office http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6261/more en 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 Mayim Bialik, who plays Sheldon’s geeky girlfriend on the Big Bang Theory, is the host, and Allen Funt has been replaced by son Peter as co-host.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 Team FIN tests heated jacket for winter http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-tests-heated-jacket-winter <div class="node-body article-body">Ridgid has a unique way to keep warm when cold weather hits - how about an electrically heated jacket?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-tests-heated-jacket-winter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-tests-heated-jacket-winter#comments Tools Team FIN Test Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:59:00 +0000 72551 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The 18v battery powers the Ridgid heated jacket with allows you to select the front, back or pockets for heating. The only problem is the battery is weighty to carry.</p> Katie Honnette By all means, take a seat http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/all-means-take-seat <div class="node-body blog-body">Jeff Ryan tackles another logistics problem while trying to move a set of bleachers out of the school he purchased to start a shrimp operation.</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/all-means-take-seat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/all-means-take-seat#comments Shop/Office Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:26:00 +0000 72511 at http://farmindustrynews.com Climate Basic and Pro offer hyper-local weather monitoring for farmers http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/climate-basic-and-pro-offer-hyper-local-weather-monitoring-farmers <div class="node-body video-body">Climate Basic, Climate Pro could help farmers get a step up on the weather, crops. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/climate-basic-and-pro-offer-hyper-local-weather-monitoring-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/climate-basic-and-pro-offer-hyper-local-weather-monitoring-farmers#comments Electronics Equipment & Supplies Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:46:00 +0000 72421 at http://farmindustrynews.com Team FIN tests new landscape tools http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-tests-new-landscape-tools <div class="node-body article-body">Attachment-based power tool system helps keep the farmstead looking good.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-tests-new-landscape-tools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-tests-new-landscape-tools#comments Tools Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:25:00 +0000 72411 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The hedge trimming attachment to the CORE Outdoor Power Power Lok system performed well in the Team FIN test.</p> Making money on farm data http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-recordkeeping/making-money-farm-data <div class="node-body article-body">Innovative system collects your data but allows you to make money with companies that use it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-recordkeeping/making-money-farm-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-recordkeeping/making-money-farm-data#comments Farm Recordkeeping Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 08 Sep 2014 16:39:00 +0000 72351 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The Farmobile LLC product is a simple setup. The orange PUC connects to the machine using the gray cable that links to the machine&rsquo;s ISOBUS plug. The black antenna wire goes outside the machine for GPS correction.</p> This probably counts as feed conversion http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/probably-counts-feed-conversion <div class="node-body blog-body">Iowa farmer Jeff Ryan faces some challenges on his way to prepare dinner for local journalist's housewarming party.</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/probably-counts-feed-conversion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/probably-counts-feed-conversion#comments Shop/Office Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:14:00 +0000 72301 at http://farmindustrynews.com