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Precision agriculture: an opportunity for EU farmers


The JRC has recently released areport on the potential use of precision agriculture to help implement the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), upon the request of the European Parliament’s Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development. Precision agriculture is the application of technologies and agronomic ...

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Top 5 Agricultural Technologies 2014-2020

Sugarbeet Field

From disruptors to a farmer’s best buddies, these five newcomers will change agriculture forever. Agribots The prime movers in the agricultural revolution are robots. Because of the demands for increased productivity or lack of sufficient labor or a quest for ...

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Review: Crop monitoring systems


Having a lot of fragmented information about satellite crop monitoring systems (SCM) we decided to make more detailed review and compare different solutions where it is possible. We took the most popular services available worldwide and compared them based on ...

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Precise weather for your fields


Some farm management and record-keeping systems offer an opportunity to receive precise weather statistics and precise whether forecasts for each individual fields. For example, systems such as Climate (Climate Corporation), Cropio, Farmlog made this specific tool available and affordable to ...

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Crop Scouting Kit: 8 Must-Haves


I can’t stress enough the importance of having your own two feet in the field to see what the heck is going on in your crops. Too often there is far more that we can bring to the field to ...

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Farmers now using Satellites for Ease and Precision


High-tech equipment is becoming more and more available for many aspects of the agriculture business. For instance, now a farmer can get an automatic tractor or combine harvester that runs on satellite-created maps. They can run automatically while the farmer ...

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Micronutrients deficiencies and ways to manage them


  This article aims to clarify the factors that increase the risk of deficiency, the use of soil and tissue analysis and treatment options. It will be helpful: to prevent deficiencies occurring, improve areas of poor soil structure and maintain appropriate ...

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Precision Agriculture Trends in 2014


From automatic guidance to variable-rate control, precision-agriculture technology is helping farmers increase sustainability performance, according to John Fulton, a precision-ag specialist with Auburn University and the Alabama Cooperative Extension. With so many customers demanding sustainably produced ingredients, U.S. farmers can ...

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AGCO: FUSE™ TECHNOLOGIES for precision agriculture


FUSE™ TECHNOLOGIES AGCO is a global provider of agriculture solutions through a unique offering of brands and products that deliver the AGCO vision of “High tech Solutions for Professional Farmer’s Feeding the World.” The Fuse Technologies strategy aims to deliver ...

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What drives interest in precision agriculture


In recent years, however, Carlson, precision ag agronomist with South Dakota State University, hasn’t always found fertile ground for his message. High crop prices and attractive profit margins reduced farmers’ incentive to invest in precision ag. “You could make a ...

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