The High-Tech Highway Heading to the Farm
This week's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has the world's highest technology on display, from gadgets for fun to hardware and software that could shape how you integrate the "Internet of Things" into your life in the next few years.
You might be asking yourself: "Why does all this matter to me?" Whether you know or like it or not, as a farmer, you're on the front edge of a lot of the technology that's either just making its way to the consumer or is there already. This means the latest technology -- and the tools of the near and distant future -- will find their way to the farm level quicker than many think. Here are a few examples of how the latest "bleeding edge" technology could change how you do business down the road.