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  • Mar 30, 2015
    blog

    Things I’ve Observed and Learned This Past Winter

    Team FIN farmer Daryl Bridenbaugh takes a look back through winter to share what he's learned....More
  • Mar 24, 2015
    blog

    He’s “just kind of Amish”

    Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan and his wife Peggy take an Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan and his wife Sherill take an Amish friend along on their trip to Disney World. friend along on their trip to Disney World....More
  • Feb 27, 2015
    blog

    Known by just one name

    Jeff Ryan's banker retires, and Ryan looks back to his childhood when he first interacted with who he calls "HelloDennis."...More
  • Feb 25, 2015
    News

    A high-tech tool gets a better price

    Recently Google announced that Google Earth Pro was free, which offers you some advantages for data management....More
  • Feb 16, 2015
    blog

    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
    blog

    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
    blog

    Team FIN farmer wraps up 2014

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

    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
    blog

    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
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