Precision Technology Stories

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Seeding Rates: A Numbers Game

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

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Topcon Tabs Cook as North American Sales Manager

February 29, 2012

Martin J. Cook of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, has been named North American sales manager for Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA). The

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Topcon Makes Upgrades to X30 Console

February 28, 2012

Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA) announces a major software upgrade to its X30 control console with software version v3.07.24. Within the

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Embracing Technology Is the Key for Smallholders

February 23, 2012

Good leadership is not only critical in management of socio-political affairs, it has a vital role in all economic activities

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John Deere Introduces Harvest Identification in Cotton

February 16, 2012

To help cotton growers capture, store and retrieve information about their crop for use by the gin, John Deere has

Be Precise

February 13, 2012

Dr. Ed Barnes, Director, Agricultural Research at Cotton Incorporated says now is the time to make the jump to precision

Positioned for Success

February 13, 2012

For the most part, cotton producers tend to stick with what they know. Old production practices are passed down from

EZ Does It

February 13, 2012

For many cotton growers, GPS-based auto-guidance systems have been an attractive option, but impractical to implement. As the technology has

Griffin Joins CrescoAg as VP of Applied Economics

January 19, 2012

Terry Griffin, PhD, has joined CrescoAg LLC as Vice President – Applied Economics.  Griffin will join the company focused on

Red Wing Software Releases New Features for CenterPoint Accounting Softwarel

December 20, 2011

Red Wing Software, Inc. announces the release of a purchase order management module, and the option of managing multiple inventory

Topcon Announces Spray Height Control Console

November 15, 2011

Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA) announces its new X30 control console is now compatible with the NORAC UC5 spray height control

CASE IH Joins PrecisionAg Institute

November 3, 2011

CASE IH has committed its corporate and financial support to the PrecisionAg Institute, the industry’s independent global forum dedicated to

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Crop Inputs

Record Keeping Software Brings Savings to Cotton Farms

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.

Crop Inputs

Increase Irrigation Efficiency – and Profit – with LEPA System

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.

Crop Inputs

Raytheon and CrescoAg Join Forces to Develop Next Generation of Precision Ag Tools

June 13, 2014

CrescoAg and Raytheon are teaming up to develop a new generation of precision ag technologies and analytics.

Crop Inputs

Sanders Adds Crafton Commission to North Arkansas Locations

March 28, 2014

Jimmy Sanders Incorporated – a subsidiary of Pinnacle Agriculture Holdings, LLC – has acquired Rupert Crafton Commission Company, located in Blytheville, AR.

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Is Variable Rate Application For You?

March 20, 2014

As precision agriculture practices drift closer and closer to the mainstream with each passing year, cotton producers around the country are taking notice.

Cotton Production

Climate Corporation Offers Risk Free Trial of Climate Pro Technology

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.

Cotton Production

Smartphone App Allows Farmers to Review Crop Protection Products

January 7, 2014

Crop protection is moving quickly into the new world of social media, thanks to a smart phone app that was

Cotton Production

Protect Your Profits: Save Money and Time with Remote Management Irrigation

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

Crop Inputs

AGCO Launches New Customer Support Service

January 2, 2014

AGCO has established the Fuse Contact Center, a new customer support resource to assist customers with setup, calibration and operation

Cotton Production

Valley Irrigation Offers New Cable Theft Deterrent Product

December 30, 2013

Valley Irrigation is adding the innovative Proof Positive Span Cable to its line of cable theft deterrent products. Copper theft

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AGCO Launches New AgCommand Integration with Raven Technology

November 27, 2013

AGCO has developed a new AgCommand integration with Raven Industries’ Slingshot system, providing growers the ability to sync their fleet