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Understanding Precision Agriculture – Starting to Map Yield and Elevation Data

EVERY SINGLE FIELD has its own story to tell. And this story can be about the highly productive, organic matter-rich areas that supply high yields — and the droughty knolls that perform poorly every season. Knowing the full story of ...

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Drones lead way in precision agriculture

Consider the technological possibilities in agricultural that lie just beyond the horizon. Fully autonomous farm equipment that seed and harvest crops under control from a distant laptop computer. Unmanned aerial drones that can monitor crops throughout their growth cycle and ...

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Growing UAS Precision Agriculture

A historic project involving precision ag experts, 1,000-pound UAVs flying at 8,000 feet and a group of farmers in the Red River Valley is making the role and promise of larger UAVs for commercial purposes clear. Sarah Lovas admits that ...

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Is Farming Ready for Robot Tractors?

Nobody believed Eli Whitney. And then came the cotton gin. A single person plucked a pound of cotton lint free from seed in a day, and the gin pulled apart 50 lbs. When doubt and technological change face off in agriculture, ...

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Insights on AgTech: How Drone Technology is Helping Improve the Farming Industry

While advancements in farming technology can help the agriculture industry overcome a shortage of resources and produce more yields, the industry has been slow to adopt solutions like data sensors and drones. In this month’s ‘Insights On’ blog post, I ...

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Data analysis can uncover hidden farm costs

Farmers hearing a lot about Big Data and how that information will help their farms, often question that conclusion. Those just getting into the tech are pulling a lot of information and sometimes they question what they’ll do with the ...

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Drones and Robots: Revolutionizing Farms of the Future

Agricultural drones are Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) used for precision agriculture, which is a modern method of farming that uses Big Data, aerial imagery and other means to optimize efficiency. They offer powerful data processing capabilities afforded by Cloud-based computing ...

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Weed strategy change needed

When David Nichols found glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth in his fields, he realized some big changes had to be made. “I knew we had to change what we were doing or have a train wreck.” Purdue weed scientist Bill Johnson emphasizes that producers ...

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How the IoT is creating ‘precision farming’

Precision farming They’re calling it ‘precision farming’. Just as in industry, business and wider society, the food industry is quickly embracing the very latest Internet of Things devices and big data innovations. By collecting more and more data on their ...

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Top 10 technologies in precision agriculture

1. GPS/GNSS It’s hard to tell exactly where the state of precision agriculture today would be without GPS — literally. From virtually the moment agriculture gained access to position locating satellites in the 1990s, operators and manufacturers have found various ...

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