Artificial intelligence (AI) tools are being developed in many areas of agriculture and are key for grain production in Ukraine this year.
Wireless LoRa (long range) devices from Semtech Corporation use the non-licensed Long Range Wide Area Network (LoRaWAN) with the cloud to help producers monitor cattle health, as well as fertility and water conditions in the soil.
Precision ag is largely driven by data, according to David Kramar, NDSU Extension precision ag specialist, who joined NDSU in July, bringing some 20 years of experience in the geospatial industry.
Many producers wonder if there is more information they can get about their crops from a less expensive unmanned aerial system (UAS).
The year 2041 may sound futuristic, but it’s only 20 years away.
DICKINSON, N.D. – The Dickinson Renewable Diesel facility, which is producing renewable diesel from soybean and corn oils, is ramping up operations this spring.
BONDURANT, Iowa – For farms that need bigger, better and faster operations, John Deere has released their Model Year (MY) 2022 equipment series to meet those needs.
Montana State University doctoral student, Erik Killian, is combining his interest in remote sensing with his passion for plant sciences by using drones to map barley emergence.
The evolution of agriculture may be best demonstrated when it comes to harvesting hay. For time immemorial, agriculturalists have perfected harvesting grass and other forage crops during the summer months so they can be used to feed animals during the winter months. Hay has been put up loose…
Hesston by Massy Ferguson, an industry-leading haying equipment brand from AGCO, recently introduced the Bale Link app, a revolutionary new virtual application, which allows producers to track large square bales from the field to the stack and beyond.
New technologies that have found a way to fractionate and use pulses in unusual ways mushroomed in 2016 after the International Year of Pulses.
Bushel, a software company that connects grain elevators with their growers, and Granular, a digital agronomics platform, have announced a collaboration that will work to streamline farmer’s digital information, minimizing data entry.
Imagine adding fungi to your soybean seed treatment. As the soybean seed germinates and elongates, fungi enter the living plant and multiply. The soybean hypocotyl pushes through the soil, the cotyledon emerges and the leaves begin to develop. The fungi grow throughout the plant.
By the 2020 haying season, producers will be able to incorporate moisture management into their haying operation with the recently introduced New Holland Specialty Crop Plus round baler. This is a build up of the Roll-Belt 560 round baler and has several add-on features that will allow produ…
MINNEAPOLIS – AGI SureTrack, a company out of Archie, Mo., pairs hardware and software tools that help growers and processors succeed.
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Every season, corn growers try to predict their yield. In the past, they were forced to rely on outdated and imprecise methods of counting and estimating. However, with new Tassel Count Analytics from Sentera, yield estimates in the 2020 season can be more accurate and r…
Taste testing is done to get an accurate read on how a new food may or may not be received by the buying customer. For this reason, the Minnesota Legislature included funding for a Food Product Evaluation and Sensory Lab that has just opened in Marshall, Minn.
Producers, who work with livestock and their smart phones in less-than-ideal conditions, have found a new tool to keep information accurate and available on the phone.
STRATUM, a new, first-of-its-kind digital platform, which is expected to be introduced by GrainBridge at the end of March, provides farmers across the U.S. and Canada access to advanced technology for marketing their grain more effectively – improving profitability.
Sunflower oil technologies have increased where the oil has a unique fit in many food applications, not just snack foods.
In certain conditions, banding urea below canola seed can burn the eventual taproot and ultimately hurt yields.
Many believe blockchain technology will revolutionize fintech (financial technology), and some are even exploring how the changes in healthcare are reshaping financial services. However, according to Joe Young, president and co-founder of Growers Edge Financial, the real frontier for fintech…
Technology is continually making its impact felt all across agriculture, and two different lines of new compostable consumer products are showing potential for growth in the ag industry, not only regionally, but across the nation.
The thought of a combine fire has kept some former sunflower producers from planting sunflowers again – even with good markets for the right hybrid and the many agronomic benefits of the crop in the rotation.
SAN LEANDRO, Calif. – Crop scouting and field monitoring are among the most time-consuming tasks for growers and agronomists. It is difficult to cover every acre timely enough to catch potential issues before they become major problems. A partnership between FluroSat and TerrAvion may take t…