• Nitrogen Management App

    Nitrogen is a primary plant nutrient that plays a major role in achieving the maximum economic yields from your production acres. Management of Nitrogen, and other essential nutrients, is part of a balanced fertility program. This can lead to increased efficiency and profitability for the grower.   The FieldScout® GreenIndex+ app enables growers to manage […]

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    NASA Satellite shows success of corn belt during growing season

    Data from satellite sensors show that during the Northern Hemisphere’s growing season, the Midwest region of the United States boasts more photosynthetic activity than any other spot on Earth, according to NASA and university scientists. Healthy plants convert light to energy via photosynthesis, but chlorophyll also emits a fraction of absorbed light as fluorescent glow […]

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    GOOG smart farm technology

    Farming has been an important part of society’s survival and throughout the years the method of farming has always been affected, mostly improved, by the latest technological advances available.  Google Glass is one of the new devices that many people look forward to. As the name suggests, the developer of this device is Google. The tiny screen […]

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    A survey about using agriculture technology in precision farming

    PrecisionAg, which is part of the CropLife Media Group, recently conducted a survey:  With a particular focus on asking precision ag practitioners about general computing/Internet usage via mobile devices (e.g., smartphones, tablets). Read more here Methodology: 14-question survey sent via e-mail providing participants five days to respond. Survey was sent to more than 11,000 subscribers of […]

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    Big Data Security, Safety and Profitability for Farmers

    TRUST is crucial in Big Data world! An interesting insight from eFarmer’s own Michael Utkin:  Big Data is all about building TRUST between the farmer and the service provider. The webinar was presented by Farm Journal technology editor Mr Ben Potter and the guest speaker was associate professor of agricultural law at Oklahoma State University […]

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    A Webinair on Big Data in Agriculture

    This is another webinar on the topic of Big Data in Agriculture, perhaps it would be useful for those who believe that IT can change production methods in agricultural fields. Data is a commodity with the potential to revolutionise agriculture, but it doesn’t come without questions & concerns. “Farmers have long documented and stored their […]

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