Farming and Big Data: Don’t Confuse it with Precision Agriculture Dec 6, 2016

🕔Dec 6, 2016
In recent years, there has been much buzz around the term “big data,” and most of the time, the term has been used loosely in the media.   The increase […]

Maryland: Farm Data – Who Owns What You Harvest? – Audio Aug 17, 2016

🕔Aug 17, 2016
Producers are collecting and relying more on ag data collected by farm equipment.  Much of this data might be uploaded to the “cloud” and stored with third party.  Storing with […]

Where Can Farmers Store Digital Data? Ag Group Looks for Answer. Mar 8, 2016

🕔Mar 8, 2016
Mississippi State University has joined a new initiative dedicated to helping farmers better control, manage and maximize the value of the data they collect every day in their fields. The […]

Ag Data Storage: Forget the Spreadsheet, Use the Cloud – DTN Mar 4, 2016

🕔Mar 4, 2016
A group of companies and universities have come together to create a central data repository, or cloud, to help farmers store data and share that information with various agronomic and […]

Integrating Big Data on Farms Adds Value Jan 28, 2016

🕔Jan 28, 2016
Recent advancements in precision agriculture, telematics and data analytics have paved the way for the next important step forward in agriculture: incorporating big data on the farm. Farm data comes […]

Farmers Edge, Canadian Ag Data Group, Announces Big U.S. Push Dec 16, 2015

🕔Dec 16, 2015
On the heels of entering the U.S. market earlier this year, precision ag and data management firm Farmers Edge announced it is expanding its sales and operations throughout the nation […]

A Big Data Revolution – Who Would Drive It? Dec 10, 2015

🕔Dec 10, 2015
Over the last 30 years, novel applications of information technology have caused strategic change in many sectors of the economy. This article draws on those experiences to inform our thinking […]

Farm Management: What Would Drive a Big Data Revolution? Dec 3, 2015

🕔Dec 3, 2015
Management on the farm historically has been constrained by the fundamental reality that the cost of real-time measurement of farming operations exceeded the benefits from doing so. Sensing capabilities (from […]

Big Data: Optimizing Plant Breeding, Genetics Research, Retail Nov 20, 2015

🕔Nov 20, 2015
Big Data already is being extensively employed at the genetics and consumer ends of the food and ag supply chain. This article will stress the potential for capabilities and knowledge […]

‘Small Data’ in Farming More Important Than Big Data? Nov 12, 2015

🕔Nov 12, 2015
Big Data applications generally create predictions based on analysis of what has occurred. Uncertainty in farming, based in biology and weather, means that what has happened often is not a good […]

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