Coronavirus: Machinery Manufacturer Engines Sputter – DTN Apr 9, 2020

🕔Apr 9, 2020
Major equipment manufacturers announced temporary factory shutdowns last week as the coronavirus pandemic found its way to manufacturing floors. John Deere’s Dubuque, Iowa, plant closed March 30, days after discovering […]

Iowa Corn, Soybeans: High Speed Planters – Do They Perform as Advertised? Mar 13, 2020

🕔Mar 13, 2020
Iowa State University (ISU) recently completed a five-year study of high-speed planter equipment in corn and soybeans. The study utilized a 12-row planter equipped with the Precision Planting SpeedTube high […]

Minnesota: 5 Considerations for Sensor-Based Nitrogen Management Mar 12, 2020

🕔Mar 12, 2020
There is considerable debate regarding the usefulness of canopy-sensing technologies for nitrogen fertilizer management. While the technology has been successfully implemented for some crops and regions of the U.S., its […]

Digital-Savvy Farmers Become Their Own Scientists, Fine-Tune Decisions Mar 12, 2020

🕔Mar 12, 2020
Throughout much of agriculture’s history, farmers had to make decisions based only upon observation and recollection. Both sources are not precise, but it was the best evidence available. As scientific […]

Counting Trees: Technology Quickly Tallies Trees For Insurance Purposes Mar 11, 2020

🕔Mar 11, 2020
Aerobotics technology has processed more than 5 million trees, 50,000 acres of groves and 15% of all citrus in Florida. These numbers are climbing ahead of the approaching mid-April deadline […]

Digital Ag Technology: Study Looks At Actual Payback Mar 5, 2020

🕔Mar 5, 2020
Precision agriculture has become mainstream in commercial agriculture production, and many would agree that it is “the way we farm today.” Utilization of technology varies from farmer to farmer, but […]

New Harvest Weed Seed Control Tool from Tecfarm Mar 3, 2020

🕔Mar 3, 2020
In December 2019, members of GROW visited Western Australia to learn first-hand about harvest weed seed control. Machinery companies and farmers are looking at expanding the options for mechanical weed […]

Corn: New A.I. Algorithm Better Predicts Yields Feb 20, 2020

🕔Feb 20, 2020
With some reports predicting the precision agriculture market will reach $12.9 billion by 2027, there is an increasing need to develop sophisticated data-analysis solutions that can guide management decisions in […]

Precision Ag – Put 2019 Lessons to Work – DTN Jan 28, 2020

🕔Jan 28, 2020
Jason Webster isn’t about to forget the rough-and-tumble 2019 crop season, but not for the reasons you think. Instead, the agronomist and head of Precision Planting’s Technology Institute prefers to […]

Louisiana: LSU AgCenter Teaches Benefits of New Tech Jan 27, 2020

🕔Jan 27, 2020
Farmers can benefit from using emerging technology on their farms by reducing expenses and increasing crop yields, LSU AgCenter experts advised at a digital agriculture conference held on Jan. 23. […]

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