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  • Feb 16, 2015
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    Towing the line

    Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan has a breakdown in his semi in the middle of a rural intersection on his way to haul corn to his co-op....More
  • Jan 23, 2015
    blog

    Your next boardroom

    I was doing some background research on a story I’m working on called next-gen cabs, specifically about some display screen interfaces that act like your iPad. For example, with future cab displays it is likely that you’ll be able to access the internet, view and interact with multiple screens, and, using more than one finger, configure your screen or initiate commands, a technology called “multi-touch” technology....More
  • Jan 19, 2015
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    Care for a drink?

    Jeff Ryan tackles a project in the January cold after he finds out a leak has created an ice rink on the farm where the cattle go to drink water....More
  • Dec 22, 2014
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    Team FIN farmer wraps up 2014

    Ohio farmer Daryl Bridenbaugh provides a summary of life on the farm this year....More
  • Dec 1, 2014
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    Some motoring assistance

    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....More
  • Nov 12, 2014
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    You won't see that in the Chamber of Commerce brochure

    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....More
  • Oct 10, 2014
    blog

    Today’s Farm Requires Access to Wireless Broadband

    By Jonathan Adelstein As a native South Dakotan who’s devoted much of my career to strengthening rural America, I’ve seen my share of farm equipment. So I’ve been delighted twice this year to observe John Deere’s latest machinery in action. ...More
  • Oct 9, 2014
    blog

    When technologies go wrong

    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....More
  • Oct 9, 2014
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    MomFest: A Passport to Flavortown

    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....More
  • Sep 22, 2014
    blog

    By all means, take a seat

    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....More
  • Sep 15, 2014
    video

    Climate Basic and Pro offer hyper-local weather monitoring for farmers

    Climate Basic, Climate Pro could help farmers get a step up on the weather, crops....More
  • Sep 5, 2014
    blog

    This probably counts as feed conversion

    Iowa farmer Jeff Ryan faces some challenges on his way to prepare dinner for local journalist's housewarming party....More
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