2016 Commodity Classic: Top 7 Ways Farmers Use Data

  • Store data

    59% keep and store data for future use.

    Source: Meredith Agrimedia Precision in Ag July 2014 survey

  • Compare hybrids

    56% compare hybrid/variety productivity.

  • Crop productivity

    49% enhance and maximize crop productivity

  • Harvest data

    48% compare and analyze harvest data for multiple years.

  • Soil nutrients

    47% optimize soil nutrient levels.

  • Minimize inputs

    45% minimize input costs.

  • Input purchases

    36% plan input purchases.

Farmers weigh in on how they use data from their farm.

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