Precision Ag en Straight lines on yield maps are man-made <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Straight lines are one of the first “gotchas” when studying a yield map. The cause for yield differences that follow straight lines are always man-made! Seeing a straight line on a yield map instantly leads to digging deeper.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Precision Farming Wed, 23 Sep 2015 18:20:00 +0000 100601 at Data changes thinking on the farm <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I just returned from the Farm Progress Show with even more confirmation that farmer adoption of data services will be a huge game-changer. Several innovative/early adopter farmers I spoke with (who are playing with nitrogen management services from DuPont Pioneer, Monsanto/Climate Corp. and others) have found great knowledge from the data, while being realistic about current data accuracy.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/think-different">Think Different</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fertilizer Precision Ag Data Think Different Precision Farming Think Different Wed, 09 Sep 2015 20:21:00 +0000 100421 at Benchmark your precision payoffs <div class="field-deck"> Compare data with similar farms to improve precision decisions </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Using the TrueHarvest yield benchmarking service offered through his co-op, MKC, Blew knows that the combination of variable-rate technologies he used on an irrigated field paid off handsomely in 2014. Following harvest in 2015, he will use the service across the entire operation to assess how management practices on those fields stack up. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Precision Farming Fri, 04 Sep 2015 14:36:00 +0000 100371 at <p>CJ Blew</p> United Suppliers, Inc. to Merge with Land O'Lakes, Inc. Crop Inputs Business <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>ARDEN HILLS, Minn. and AMES, Iowa, Aug.&nbsp;24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --&nbsp;The owners of United Suppliers, Inc. and members of Land O&#39;Lakes, Inc. have overwhelmingly approved the merger of United Suppliers with Land O&#39;Lakes&#39; crop inputs business. The merger will build on the recent successes of the two companies and aims to create a single, relevant and competitive system of independent agricultural retailers. &nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crop Chemicals Precision Ag Seed Mon, 24 Aug 2015 04:00:00 +0000 100231 at 5 Agriculture stories to read, Aug. 21, 2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, watch a webinar covering the benefits, and the possibilities, of cover crops and get information about treating post-pollination corn aphids. See the latest USDA report about computer and internet usage on the farm and learn how to track payback on variable rate application. Finally, learn about a WWE wrestler who also farms. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Corn Precision Ag corn production cover crops Fri, 21 Aug 2015 19:40:00 +0000 100211 at Learning blocks show variable rate application payback <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Since 2005, we’ve been checking our work with our trademark Learning Blocks and we have proved, and continue to prove every year, that variable rate applications frequently pay. It’s not 100% but given the complexity of our modern crop production the results from millions of acres are amazing. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Data Decisions Precision Farming Fri, 07 Aug 2015 20:48:00 +0000 100011 at Get instant yield maps with FarmLogs Flow <div class="field-byline"> Source: FarmLogs </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>FarmLogs is known for their multi-functional mobile app. The company continues to bring new digital products to market, in hopes of making processes simpler and more efficient. And they've accomplished that with their new product: FarmLogs Flow, which creates yield maps.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Precision Ag Soybeans Precision Farming Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:42:00 +0000 99901 at ScoutPro apps enhanced and free to growers for one year <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>DES MOINES, IOWA (July 15, 2015) &ndash; ScoutPro announced the release of enhanced versions of the company&rsquo;s grower applications today, including ScoutPro Grower &ndash; Corn and ScoutPro Grower &ndash; Soy.</p> <p>The release of the significant software update will increase the functionality of the ScoutPro apps and will allow growers and agriculture professionals free access to the enhanced versions for one year.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99581 at Iteris Awarded Five Patents for ClearAg 
Harvest Advisory Services <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>SANTA ANA, Calif. - July 15, 2015 -&nbsp;</strong><a href=";c=DIGhsbYtpJf388UOGvj9njaMfjfPExavbiNkC2FCHjd7htEf-C1MKg==&amp;ch=MZ_D-rJ7vRinM78NOzfEVfj5M7rGGTcuT5WfeB8lvy5og5GKQTBM1A==" target="_blank">Iteris, Inc.</a> (NYSE MKT: ITI), a leader in providing information solutions to the transportation and agriculture markets, has announced that the U.S.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99621 at McCrometer Celebrates 60th Anniversary and Demonstrates CONNECT Smart Ag Irrigation System <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>Hemet, CA&mdash;July 22, 2015&mdash;</strong>Visitors to <a href="" target="_blank"><strong>Husker Harvest Days</strong></a> will want to stop by <strong>Exhibit Booth D-1681 </strong>to experience a continuous live telemetry demo of the <a href="" target="_blank"><strong>McCrometer CONNECT</strong><sup>&trade;</sup> <strong>Wireless Irrigation and Crop Monitoring System</strong></a> with its <strong>TrendView</strong><strong><sup>&trade;</sup></strong> <strong>Mobile App</strong> and to cel</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99681 at