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Advanced Software Enables Site-Specific Farming By: 01/02/2015 @ 2:57pm

Hunt Farm, based in Blandinsville, Illinois, insists it farms “one acre at a time.” That is, indeed, the case, due in part to Ag Leader SMS Advanced software and two…

Farmer Incorporates Engineering Background Into Operation By: 01/02/2015 @ 3:12pm

Despite being part of the baby boomer generation, Tom Baughman, who grows nearly 4,000 acres of row crops and…

Water-Monitoring Project By: 01/05/2015 @ 10:04am

How much fertilizer is going out of the tile drain? Kent Bartholomay wants to know.Doyle Johannes wonders if phosphates…

Precision Planting Announces Row-By-Row Insecticide Control By: 01/22/2015 @ 11:25am

At Precision Planting’s annual winter conference the company introduced vDrive Insecticide, a more precise metering and control system for granular insecticide application on planters.The idea was inspired…

Beck’s Flo-Rite™ Seed Firmer Study By: 01/12/2015 @ 11:00pm

Beck’s Hybrids PFR program conducts more than 75 different studies across multiple locations (500+ acres) to learn how different management practices and new…

Colorado Farmer Uses Guidance on Tractor, Planter By: 01/02/2015 @ 3:30pm

With few exceptions, one of the standard recommendations for anyone considering a strip-till program is to acquire the sub-inch accuracy of an RTK auto guidance system, which allows you to stay on the row even…

Manage Machinery and Agronomic Data By: 11/24/2014 @ 2:44pm

Many of you guard your data like a chef guarding a prized recipe. For years, you’ve worked diligently to tweak the ingredients of your secret sauce that leads to a successful season. So compromising control…

Farm Activities Tracking Device By: 10/30/2014 @ 3:36pm

The story of your farm begins with you. It’s a tale that only you can write. As you plant and harvest season after season, another chapter is created. The data you collect gives you the ability to tell that…

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