Precision Ag http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/taxonomy/term/6111/more en 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 Variable-rate nitrogen program tested http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/variable-rate-nitrogen-program-tested <div class="field-deck"> Farmers test new proprietary software-based crop and soil nitrogen management program. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The two-part program includes planning tools to develop field-by-field nitrogen management strategies that reduce the chance of over-fertilization. The tool also can be used to assess current soil nitrogen levels and risk status throughout the growing season.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/variable-rate-nitrogen-program-tested" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/variable-rate-nitrogen-program-tested#comments Corn Fertilizer Precision Ag corn production Nitrogen Variable Rate Application Fri, 01 May 2015 21:59:00 +0000 97221 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com <p>Rhett Light, with daughters Raygan (left) and Kaylin (right), sidedresses about 90% of his corn&rsquo;s N, so making the variable-rate N applications recommended by the Pioneer program was straightforward.&nbsp;</p> Photo: Rhett Light Turn agriculture data into field knowledge http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/turn-agriculture-data-field-knowledge <div class="field-deck"> Minnesota farmer relies on clean data analysis to solve field zone issues for added profit. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Gary Wagner is a 34-year farm-data veteran who’s taken data analysis to the next level to improve his profits. He uses two to four key data layers to identify soil productivity zones and yield patterns. Scrupulous attention to data accuracy ensures meaningful data and conclusions.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/turn-agriculture-data-field-knowledge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/turn-agriculture-data-field-knowledge#comments Precision Ag Data Wed, 22 Apr 2015 21:24:00 +0000 97081 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com <p>Longtime data wizard Gary Wagner, Crookston, Minn., always uses at least two data layers to diagnose agronomic problems. Here, he compares a yield map to &ldquo;as-applied&rdquo; data.&nbsp;</p> Photo: John Borge Data can show cost per bushel http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/data-can-show-cost-bushel <div class="field-deck"> Which production practices are offering a return on your farm? </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Imagine the power of knowing your long-term average cost per bushel by dominant soil types. Maybe you’ve mastered being profitable on lighter soil types and that is one of your strategic advantages.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/data-can-show-cost-bushel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/data-can-show-cost-bushel#comments Corn Precision Ag Soybeans Data Decisions Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:08:00 +0000 97001 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com DIY in-field management zones http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/diy-field-management-zones <div class="node-body video-body"><p>The management zone creation tool, a step-by-step process, allows users to create zones from data including yield, soil type and crop health imagery. The zones can be modified, the rates chosen and test blocks can be added to further test plant populations or applications. All of this is done by the farmer, with a simple online tool at FARMServer.com. Then farmers just upload that prescription to their monitor in their equipment.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/diy-field-management-zones" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/diy-field-management-zones#comments Corn Precision Ag Soybeans Precision Farming Tue, 14 Apr 2015 18:18:00 +0000 96931 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com