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  • Oct 11, 2015
    press release

    AGCO Introduces the SOLO™ AGCO EDITION

    DULUTH, Ga. (Aug. 4, 2015) — AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, announces the arrival of the SOLO™ AGCO EDITION Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV). Utilizing intuitive mission planning and cloud-based, high-resolution mapping software, the UAV is easy to use and can increase farmers' efficiency....More
  • Oct 11, 2015
    press release

    Remote Imagery Services Gaining Traction in Guiding Agronomic Decision Making

    ST. LOUIS, Mo.  – The agriculture industry is increasingly relying on remote imagery services to make timely and effective decisions in the field. According to a survey of 2015 InfoAg attendees, nearly half (47 percent) said that they plan to increase their investments in remote imagery services, citing real-time data and higher yields as the primary factors influencing its adoption by farmers.  ...More
  • Oct 11, 2015
    press release

    Beck’s Collaborates with John Deere for Seamless Data Transfer

    Atlanta, Indiana – Beck’s is pleased to announce a collaboration between its secure, web-based precision ag tool, FARMserver, and John Deere’s Operations Center in MyJohnDeere.com to improve data flow and connectivity. The collaboration will allow users the ability to seamlessly transfer data and field prescriptions between their FARMserver account and John Deere equipment. ...More
  • Sep 9, 2015
    blog

    Data changes thinking on the farm

    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....More
  • Aug 24, 2015
    press release

    United Suppliers, Inc. to Merge with Land O'Lakes, Inc. Crop Inputs Business

    ARDEN HILLS, Minn. and AMES, Iowa, Aug. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The owners of United Suppliers, Inc. and members of Land O'Lakes, Inc. have overwhelmingly approved the merger of United Suppliers with Land O'Lakes' 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.  ...More
  • Jul 23, 2015
    press release

    ScoutPro apps enhanced and free to growers for one year

    DES MOINES, IOWA (July 15, 2015) – ScoutPro announced the release of enhanced versions of the company’s grower applications today, including ScoutPro Grower – Corn and ScoutPro Grower – Soy. 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....More
  • Jul 23, 2015
    press release

    Iteris Awarded Five Patents for ClearAg 
Harvest Advisory Services

    SANTA ANA, Calif. - July 15, 2015 - Iteris, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ITI), a leader in providing information solutions to the transportation and agriculture markets, has announced that the U.S....More
  • Jul 23, 2015
    press release

    McCrometer Celebrates 60th Anniversary and Demonstrates CONNECT Smart Ag Irrigation System

    Hemet, CA—July 22, 2015—Visitors to Husker Harvest Days will want to stop by Exhibit Booth D-1681 to experience a continuous live telemetry demo of the McCrometer CONNECT™ Wireless Irrigation and Crop Monitoring System with its TrendView™ Mobile App and to cel...More
  • Jul 23, 2015
    press release

    Farmers Edge™ Opens the Door to a New Future of Farming with Grand Opening Celebration at New Shakopee Headquarters

    (Shakopee, MN) July 21st, 2015 — Farmers Edge™, a global leader in precision agriculture and independent data management solutions, today celebrated their Grand Opening at their new Shakopee, MN, headquarters. Farmers™ 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....More
  • Jul 23, 2015
    press release

    ADM Expands Farmer Services with Agrible Investment

    CHICAGO, July 21, 2015—Archer Daniels Midland Company (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....More
  • May 22, 2015
    video
    Corn+Soybean Digest

    AFS Connect 2.0 data usage and management 2

    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....More
  • Apr 14, 2015
    video
    Corn+Soybean Digest

    DIY in-field management zones

    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....More
  • Mar 19, 2015
    video
    Corn+Soybean Digest

    Farmlogs Advantage: Digital tools for precision ag

    Farmlogs has some new features for growers, and they're calling it Farmlogs Advantage. CEO and co-founder Jesse Vollmar talked to us about the new features the Advantage product offers, including in-season crop health monitoring, activity recording and access to years of data maps. Farmlogs Advantage offers growers a chance to use their precision ag to a higher level, says Vollmar....More

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