Precision Technology Stories
July 2, 2013
Plant mapping is not a new concept. Growers have used plant maps for years – painting aerial or satellite images …
May 15, 2013
For 25 years, major increases in cotton yields were commonplace, nearly doubling the amount of fiber produced per hectare and …
November 27, 2012
To help give producers easier access to important farm and field information through their mobile device, John Deere introduces John …
November 8, 2012
Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) has launched the second annual ‘How do you Topcon?’ video contest with the slogan, “However and …
July 2, 2012
To give producers increased accuracy in precision-guided field operations, John Deere announces enhancements to its StarFire 3000 Receivers. According to …
March 13, 2012
Michael Bourke of Adelaide, Australia, has been promoted to Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA) sales director for North and South America, …
March 6, 2012
For private and commercial applicators who need precise weather information in order to make proper product application and other weather-related …
March 1, 2012
As any precision agriculture enthusiast will tell you, noteworthy advancements in production practices are rooted in knowledge. Put more simply, …
March 1, 2012
As a vocal proponent of nearly all-things precision agriculture, Cotton Incorporated was highly interested in Arkansas Extension specialist Tom Barber’s …
February 29, 2012
Martin J. Cook of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, has been named North American sales manager for Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA). The …
August 28, 2014
Cotton growers are recognizing that using record keeping software to keep an eye on crucial data can translate to on-farm success.
August 7, 2014
A recent AgriLife Research study showed that growers who were not utilizing LEPA sprinkler systems in their irrigation program could be losing up to $100 per acre in yield.
June 13, 2014
CrescoAg and Raytheon are teaming up to develop a new generation of precision ag technologies and analytics.
March 28, 2014
Jimmy Sanders Incorporated – a subsidiary of Pinnacle Agriculture Holdings, LLC – has acquired Rupert Crafton Commission Company, located in Blytheville, AR.
March 20, 2014
Growers who use Climate Basic from The Climate Corporation to capture critical farming and weather data can now try the company’s advanced Climate Pro technologies at no cost through late October.
January 7, 2014
Crop protection is moving quickly into the new world of social media, thanks to a smart phone app that was …
January 3, 2014
As 2014 begins, it’s clear that cotton growers will be looking for cost-cutting efficiencies to help them remain productive and …
December 30, 2013
Valley Irrigation is adding the innovative Proof Positive Span Cable to its line of cable theft deterrent products. Copper theft …
November 27, 2013
AGCO has developed a new AgCommand integration with Raven Industries’ Slingshot system, providing growers the ability to sync their fleet …