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Upgraded CottonMap Targets Spray Drift

October 12, 2011

Accurately tracking spray drift of herbicides is, quite literally, like trying to hit a constantly moving target. It’s no wonder,

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Topcon, SDF to Collaborate On Precision Product Line

September 26, 2011

Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA) has announced an agreement with SAME DEUTZ-FAHR (SDF), to produce a new product line for SDF

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Robertson Joins Topcon as Product Marketing Manager

August 16, 2011

T. Joe Robertson, an experienced marketing communications and public relations manager with extensive experience in wireless technology and precision agriculture,

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Red Wing Offers Free Web Tools for Accounting Software

July 26, 2011

Red Wing Software, Inc. announces the addition of a new Web page that gives small to medium-sized businesses free tools

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Precision Focus: Put Technology to Work

June 22, 2011

The Seward family of Louise, MS, treat their farming operation as if it were a factory. Family makes the most

RapidEye Adds Distributor in Turkey

May 12, 2011

RapidEye recently signed a distribution agreement with Inta Spaceturk of Ankara, to sell RapidEye products throughout Turkey. “We are very

Topcon Opens VIP Center in California

May 12, 2011

Topcon Positioning Systems recently opened Phase 1 of the renovation of its12-acre acre training and test site, the VIP Welcome

Precision Ag Tools Bring Benefits In A Wet Spring

May 9, 2011

As farmers are heading back to the field this spring more of them than ever are using global positioning, computers

Agreement Brings In-Season Imagery To SST Customers

May 9, 2011

The Innovation Lab at SST Software announced that its FarmRite customers using SST Summit Professional will have the ability to

Topcon Introduces SGR-1 Receiver

May 5, 2011

Topcon Precision Agriculture recently released its new SGR-1 receiver featuring TruPass advanced positioning technology. The receiver delivers more accurate, stable pass-to-pass accuracies

Trimble’s Connectivity Solutions

May 4, 2011

Aaron Phillips of Trimble discusses how the company’s Connected Farm utilizes wireless technology to transfer important data, manage vehicle movement,

Saha Named ICAC Cotton Researcher of the Year

May 3, 2011

The International Cotton Advisory Committee honors a cotton researcher every year by awarding a certificate of recognition, a shield and

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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.