Precision Ag http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/taxonomy/term/6111/more en United Suppliers, Inc. to Merge with Land O'Lakes, Inc. Crop Inputs Business http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/united-suppliers-inc-merge-land-olakes-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="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/united-suppliers-inc-merge-land-olakes-inc-crop-inputs-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crop Chemicals Precision Ag Seed Mon, 24 Aug 2015 04:00:00 +0000 100231 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, Aug. 21, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/conservation/5-agriculture-stories-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="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/conservation/5-agriculture-stories-read-aug-21-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/conservation/5-agriculture-stories-read-aug-21-2015#comments Conservation Corn Precision Ag corn production cover crops Fri, 21 Aug 2015 19:40:00 +0000 100211 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Learning blocks show variable rate application payback http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/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="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/learning-blocks-show-variable-rate-application-payback" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/learning-blocks-show-variable-rate-application-payback#comments Precision Ag Data Decisions Precision Farming Fri, 07 Aug 2015 20:48:00 +0000 100011 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Get instant yield maps with FarmLogs Flow http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/get-instant-yield-maps-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="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/get-instant-yield-maps-farmlogs-flow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/get-instant-yield-maps-farmlogs-flow#comments Corn Precision Ag Soybeans Precision Farming Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:42:00 +0000 99901 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com ScoutPro apps enhanced and free to growers for one year http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/scoutpro-apps-enhanced-and-free-growers-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="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/scoutpro-apps-enhanced-and-free-growers-one-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99581 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Iteris Awarded Five Patents for ClearAg 
Harvest Advisory Services http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/iteris-awarded-five-patents-clearag-harvest-advisory-services <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>SANTA ANA, Calif. - July 15, 2015 -&nbsp;</strong><a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001uIsnZ4uKrz2xGUABqq6sJ3ajzQRpymBGZp4sosWHJY7pjdGwt_l4yRYV3kO1Iikbto2opktGaXlTvbc0O0bzfQvo5esqYAxOEmJpD-NXfbksA-8NmX1OpgAL8mze04cYVwu8TE8luJpabsqBX7qRvpqxNaCSHQlIKisDbkPw75U=&amp;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="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/iteris-awarded-five-patents-clearag-harvest-advisory-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99621 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com McCrometer Celebrates 60th Anniversary and Demonstrates CONNECT Smart Ag Irrigation System http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/mccrometer-celebrates-60th-anniversary-and-demonstrates-connect-smart-ag-irrigation-sys <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>Hemet, CA&mdash;July 22, 2015&mdash;</strong>Visitors to <a href="http://huskerharvestdays.com/" 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="http://www.mccrometer.com/products/product_mccrometerconnect.asp" 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="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/mccrometer-celebrates-60th-anniversary-and-demonstrates-connect-smart-ag-irrigation-sys" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99681 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Farmers Edge™ Opens the Door to a New Future of Farming with Grand Opening Celebration at New Shakopee Headquarters http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/farmers-edge-opens-door-new-future-farming-grand-opening-celebration-new-shakopee-headq <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>(Shakopee, MN) July 21<sup>st</sup>, 2015 &mdash; Farmers Edge&trade;, a global leader in precision agriculture and independent data management solutions, today celebrated their Grand Opening at their new Shakopee, MN, headquarters.</p> <p>Farmers&trade; Edge representatives, along with special guests, Mayor Brad Tabke, Jamshed Merchant, Consulate General of Canada and business leaders from the Shakopee Chamber of Commerce, were present for the ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/farmers-edge-opens-door-new-future-farming-grand-opening-celebration-new-shakopee-headq" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99711 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com ADM Expands Farmer Services with Agrible Investment http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/adm-expands-farmer-services-agrible-investment <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>CHICAGO, July 21, 2015&mdash;<a href="http://www.adm.com/" target="_blank">Archer Daniels Midland Company</a> (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has purchased a stake in Agrible, Inc., a leader in predictive analytic tools that deliver field-specific data and forecasts to aid decision-making in the field.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/adm-expands-farmer-services-agrible-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Precision Ag Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99741 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com AFS Connect 2.0 data usage and management http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/afs-connect-20-data-usage-and-management <div class="node-body video-body"><p>Joe Michaels, senior director, specialty business for Case IH, talks about the AFS Connect data system and how it can help farmers monitor field operations, as well as mine data for future uses and best practices. From messaging via monitor to monitoring fleets and equipment operation, the AFS Connect system helps you measure field activity so you can improve overall operations.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/afs-connect-20-data-usage-and-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/afs-connect-20-data-usage-and-management#comments Equipment Precision Ag Data Precision Farming Fri, 22 May 2015 23:44:00 +0000 97841 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com