The Iowa Beef Center (IBC) has released two new tools for beef producers who use Palm OS hand-held computing devices. Joining the Sale Barn Calculator they released last month, IBC's offerings now include a Total Mixed Ration Mixer application and Field an
One of the 20th century's top labor-saving inventions -- the center pivot sprinkler -- is being paired up with what could be one of the twenty-first century's leading labor-saving advances -- telematics. The resulting breakthrough? Irrigators not only moni
By simply changing the channel on his TV, Jim Prchal goes from watching his favorite show to monitoring his cattle in the barn. If there is a problem or if a cow is calving, he can see it all with his AgCam (www.agcam.com). A wireless camera not only helps
The farm office is changing. Gone are the big oak desk and file cabinets. Now, you can do the same work from the seat of your pickup, tractor, or combine with a smartphone that fits in your shirt pocket.