Electronics http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6301/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 Mayim Bialik, who plays Sheldon’s geeky girlfriend on the Big Bang Theory, is the host, and Allen Funt has been replaced by son Peter as co-host.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 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 Mix Tank takes the guesswork out of spraying http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/mix-tank-takes-guesswork-out-spraying <div class="node-body article-body">Ever wish you kept better records of your spraying practices? Mix Tank offers an easy way to do so on an iPhone or Android device.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/mix-tank-takes-guesswork-out-spraying" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/mix-tank-takes-guesswork-out-spraying#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 04 Aug 2014 19:38:00 +0000 71891 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Creating proper mix sequences and keeping detailed records of your spraying is offered in one handy app.</p> New SeedStar Mobile app from John Deere http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/new-seedstar-mobile-app-john-deere <div class="node-body article-body">New mobile app from John Deere will let you monitor planter performance in real time from your iPad or smart phone.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/new-seedstar-mobile-app-john-deere" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/new-seedstar-mobile-app-john-deere#comments Electronics John Deere Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 28 Apr 2014 17:15:00 +0000 70731 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>SeedStar Mobile collects and monitors planter data on a row by row basis. Here you can see on the Actual Population Map that row number 4 on the planter has stopped planting; as indicated by red colored population data on the map.</p> Take a look at Google Glass http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/take-look-google-glass <div class="node-body video-body">Offer this week to buy hottest wearable tech may not be for you, yet. But this video shows how the system works.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/take-look-google-glass" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/take-look-google-glass#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:25:00 +0000 70561 at http://farmindustrynews.com Sponsored: Raven’s SmartYield Pro offers new data management system http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/sponsored-raven-s-smartyield-pro-offers-new-data-management-system <div class="node-body video-body">Douglas Prairie, Raven product manager for planter, seeder and harvest controls, reveals the details of SmartYield Pro, a new precision system that offers data analysis for the farm. The system has been tested on over 40,000 acres and results showed accuracy of over 97%.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/sponsored-raven-s-smartyield-pro-offers-new-data-management-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/sponsored-raven-s-smartyield-pro-offers-new-data-management-system#comments Electronics National Farm Machinery Show Mon, 10 Mar 2014 16:55:00 +0000 70111 at http://farmindustrynews.com 5 ways to maximize the cloud http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/5-ways-maximize-cloud <div class="node-body article-body">If you’re investing in cloud computing, here are some key issues to consider.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/5-ways-maximize-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/5-ways-maximize-cloud#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 17 Feb 2014 20:57:00 +0000 69911 at http://farmindustrynews.com Maximizing the cloud for your farm business http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/maximizing-cloud-your-farm-business <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers will find a lot of options for cloud-based computing in this year. Easier access to data for sharing with others, or for yourself, is one key benefit. Understand the relationships with companies that offer services.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/maximizing-cloud-your-farm-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/maximizing-cloud-your-farm-business#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 10 Feb 2014 21:28:00 +0000 69831 at http://farmindustrynews.com