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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

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

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

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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Research Shows Drones Can Help Crop Management

November 27, 2017

A University of Tennessee study shows that drones may help improve plant stand assessment.

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Are You a Precision Grower?

November 15, 2017

Gathering, analysis and application still seems to be the best basic definition of precision agriculture.

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Free Webinar Set on Defining Ag Data Ownership

November 2, 2017

A free webinar on November 13 hopes to answer some of the questions about who controls and has access to data generated on farms.

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Georgia Extension Testing Agricultural Water Use

October 17, 2017

A team of University of Georgia Extension specialists is studying agricultural irrigation to help increase the water-use efficiency in southern Georgia row crops.

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See How Technology Will Revolutionize Global Ag Production

September 20, 2017

The final agenda for the PrecisionAg® Vision Conference delivers high-impact keynotes, a track for specialty crops, and an Arizona field tour.

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Deere to Acquire Blue River Technology

September 7, 2017

Deere has signed an agreement to acquire Blue River Technology, a leader in applying machine learning to agriculture, for $305 million.

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Cotton Picking Robots?

August 25, 2017

Can an army of small robots change the way cotton is harvested? Dr. Ed Barnes thinks it’s not only possible, but highly probable.

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AMVAC Grants Trimble Global Distribution Rights for SIMPAS

August 22, 2017

AMVAC and Trimble are finalizing an agreement granting Trimble global distribution rights for AMVAC’s patented SIMPAS prescriptive application equipment.

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Precision Ag Southern Style

August 22, 2017

A customer-first focus helps Agri-AFC’s Amy Winstead keep the company's precision programs coordinated, on target…and growing.

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Keep an Eye on Those Droplets!

April 19, 2017

As growers embrace new herbicides, Ag Leader brings precision monitoring to the spray rig.

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Cotton Weeds Next Target for See & Spray

April 3, 2017

A dream machine that “sees” and treats weeds while leaving crops alone is headed for 2017 testing in cotton.