Shop/Office http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6261/more en 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="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> 3 </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 What Big Data analytics means for buyers http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/what-big-data-analytics-means-buyers <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>You&rsquo;ve heard a lot about how you, as a farmer, can use <a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-recordkeeping/making-money-farm-data">Big Data analytics </a>to help make better business decisions in your operation.&nbsp;But what about you, as the consumer, the person who does the buying&mdash;whether it&rsquo;s crop inputs for the field or cereal in the grocery store.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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/what-big-data-analytics-means-buyers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/what-big-data-analytics-means-buyers#comments Farm Recordkeeping Farm Management Software Precision farming Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 18 May 2015 15:58:00 +0000 78911 at http://farmindustrynews.com Managing variable rate through an app http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/managing-variable-rate-through-app <div class="node-body article-body">iSoyl offers growers a simple way to track variable rate applications, and recent upgrades enhance the app’s ease of use.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/managing-variable-rate-through-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/managing-variable-rate-through-app#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Thu, 14 May 2015 17:58:00 +0000 78881 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>iSoyl offers growers a way to manage their variable rate applications, whether they are spreading, spraying or planting. A full color touchscreen interface makes the app easy to use on the go.</p> Soyl Business author says Big Data is the future; outlines how 10 industries are benefiting http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/business-author-says-big-data-future-outlines-how-10-industries-are-benefiting <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Pulitzer-nominated business journalist and author Russ Banham has written about Big Data analytics in all kinds of industries, from healthcare and insurance to trucking and retail. Now he is bringing his message to agriculture.</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/business-author-says-big-data-future-outlines-how-10-industries-are-benefiting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/business-author-says-big-data-future-outlines-how-10-industries-are-benefiting#comments Electronics Precision Farming Precision farming Wed, 13 May 2015 18:21:00 +0000 78851 at http://farmindustrynews.com 5 unique new tools for the farm http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/5-unique-new-tools-farm <div class="node-body gallery-body">In this week’s installment of New Product Monday, we take a look at some smaller yet unique tools that can make life easier on the farm. From an innovative solar-powered generator to LED spotlights for safety, we offer a roundup of five new tools and products to consider.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> 3 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/5-unique-new-tools-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/5-unique-new-tools-farm#comments Tools Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:36:00 +0000 78141 at http://farmindustrynews.com 5 piece tool kit tested on the farm http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/5-piece-tool-kit-tested-farm <div class="node-body gallery-body">Team FIN tests out Ridgid’s Gen5X 5 piece combo kit around the farm.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/5-piece-tool-kit-tested-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/5-piece-tool-kit-tested-farm#comments Tools Team FIN Test Tools Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:40:00 +0000 78031 at http://farmindustrynews.com Little help from a friend http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/little-help-friend <div class="node-body blog-body">Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan gets a little help around the farm from 4-year-old Hazel.</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/little-help-friend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/little-help-friend#comments Shop/Office Management Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 13 Apr 2015 16:39:00 +0000 77981 at http://farmindustrynews.com