Precision Ag en Your farm is worth more than its parts, if you protect your intellectual property <div class="field-deck"> Don't underestimate the value of a farm's intellectual property </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Up to now, family farms have not placed much value on their intellectual property, but there may be change in the next 5-10 years with the next generation of farmers.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Grid Sampling Thu, 21 Jul 2016 16:48:00 +0000 105371 at Corn and soybean producers find retailer who supports sustainable farming <div class="field-deck"> Retailer supports sustainable farming </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Program centers on using data to use less nitrogen which results in cutting greenhouse gas emissions and improving water quality.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Precision Ag Fertilizers Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:32:00 +0000 105351 at Farmers apply science to optimize nitrogen on corn <div class="field-deck"> Producers are using science to get more out of their buck </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“First, I was surprised that Adapt-N and our Soil Scan 360 testing found so much of the 150 to 160 pounds of N applied in the spring could be lost by the summer. And then I was surprised that when we added 50 pounds of N per acre by plane in June, there was a 30 bushel per acre yield increase.” -- Brent Hall, agronomy manager, South Central Co-op, Lacona, Iowa </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Fertilizers Wed, 20 Jul 2016 18:47:00 +0000 105331 at Data conference, new staffer at Corn and Soybean Digest <div class="node-body blog-body">Editor Kurt Lawton talks about how farmers are working together to sold the issue of nitrate loss and the ag data conference coming up this fall. Plus, some changes in staffing at Corn and Soybean Digest.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Technology Think Different Fri, 15 Jul 2016 19:41:00 +0000 105241 at Data decisions: Is Mother Nature all that matters in your corn and soybean fields? <div class="field-deck"> Don't rely on Mother Nature for your yields. Instead, check out the data. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Don't leave your yields up to the weather, instead use the data from your crop fields.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Grid Sampling Fri, 15 Jul 2016 13:17:00 +0000 105221 at Mobile app helps manage on-farm risk, communication <div class="node-body article-body">Roric Paulman, Nebraska farmer, manages on-farm risk using mobile app that captures agronomic and financial data. The same app helps keep farm employees in touch.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Precision Farming Thu, 07 Jul 2016 16:15:00 +0000 105031 at Mobile app provides data, financial insight for the farm <div class="field-deck"> Go with your gut… but also with your data </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Arkansas farmer Gregory Baltz uses the Granular farm software mobile app to add financials to the collection of data, helping them really understand their cost of production. With the cropping plan just a click away, farm managers always have access to the data they need to make decisions on a daily basis.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Management Mon, 20 Jun 2016 14:35:00 +0000 104781 at Manage ag inputs for financial output <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Clete, a diversified farming and cattle operation, uses Granular farm management software to track inputs, farm tasks and inventories. Data can be uploaded via the mobile app to ensure it's uploaded at the right time and with the right information, every time.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Precision Ag Soybeans Data Electronics and digital equipment Thu, 19 May 2016 19:18:00 +0000 104291 at Data builds confidence <div class="field-deck"> Data-driven decisions empower farmers, will change crop production forever </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>I believe many of the decisions we currently make in crop production are based on our observations from previous experiences. The more observations we have, the more confidence we have in making decisions.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Data Decisions Tue, 12 Apr 2016 16:33:00 +0000 103841 at NFMS 2016: Fertilizer application, planters, RTK, heads, cover crops and more <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The 2016 National Farm Machinery Show offered so much for farmers. From new fertilizer application to cover crop seeders, new planters and tractors to grain conditioning, and more, these are some of the products we thought you should definitely see.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Equipment Fertilizer Precision Ag Farm Equipment Sat, 02 Apr 2016 01:49:00 +0000 103711 at