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Dynamically Adjustable Tillage System from Gates Manufacturing By: 06/16/2015 @ 12:36pm

You’re making the final pass in your combine before you head to a new field. While auto steer guides you safely down the last stretch, you flip your tablet to a screen…

Frustrated with Data? Find Answers at Tools of the Future By: 06/18/2015 @ 1:48pm

Do you feel overwhelmed by the amount of data your farm generates? Do you feel like you should analyze more data to…

Here's a Way to Use Crop Inputs More Efficiently By: 02/06/2015 @ 1:45pm

When it comes to precision farming, Marc Hasenick has a unique problem. Winters aren’t long enough, he claims, to…

Cornfield's Cool Block "O" Designed to Spur Conversations on Precision Ag Potential By: 07/29/2015 @ 8:59am

LONDON, Ohio -- A cornfield west of Columbus is showing some Buckeye pride with an unmistakable block "O" pattern when viewed from above. The demonstration plot’s design isn’t a crop circle or a corn…

Scale-Tec Releases Scale Kit for John Deere Commodity Cart By: 06/24/2015 @ 7:42am

Scale-Tec’s new scale kit is now available for John Deere 1910 mechanical- and hydraulic-drive commodity carts, offering producers a way to confirm proper seed and fertilizer inputs. “A total return on…

Big Advantages but Buyer Beware of Pre-Owned Precision By: 04/13/2015 @ 12:53pm

Like any other product in the used market, Alabama farmer Jamie Blythe does her homework before she purchases pre-owned precision.“In our sprayer, we have a used 2630 display,” she says. “It’s been…

Building a Business Around Used Precision Ag By: 04/13/2015 @ 11:49am

At work in the precision ag industry for more than a decade, Jonathan Bickel began his career as a software salesman. He realized early on that pre-owned precision was an untapped market. “In 2003, I started…

Pre-Owned Precision Ag Tools By: 04/13/2015 @ 11:45am

When you think of used equipment, the first items that probably come to mind are combines and tractors. Have you ever thought of buying pre-owned precision ag tools as an investment in used farm…

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