Big data in agriculture promises improved efficiency and yields. But the components are not yet a cohesive whole. BY MICHELLE DONAHUE PC Magazine Like much of the American heartland, the summertime landscape in Iowa’s Webster County is dominated by several immutable features: hot sun and lots of it; a ruler-straight grid of byways that bend […]
Business Insider Andrew Meola October 7, 2016 The farming industry will become arguably more important than ever before in the next few decades. The world will need to produce 70% more food in 2050 than it did in 2006 in order to feed the growing population of the Earth, according to the UN Food and […]
Smarter technology could make farms more efficient and food tastier, though environmentalists argue none of it is guilt-free.
Innovate North State announced today that OnFarm will be named Ag-Tech Innovator of the Year at their First Annual Vanguard Dinner Gala on November 20. In addition, some of the region’s most compelling companies will be recognized as part of an elite group of 2014 Innovation Champions! Read more
Ag Tech Innovator of the Year: Growing the Future: OnFarm Takes Ag tech to the Next Level Guest post by Alan Riquelmy http://sarta.org/blog/ag-tech-innovator-of-the-year-onfarm/ Farmers could spend their days watching a computer screen, pouring through hundreds of charts and tables as they try to make business decisions. Alternatively they could access that necessary information through a personalized […]
OnFarm featured in the CleanTech report on new innovation and technology in Agriculture. Download it here From the report… “ … Within this opportunity for data and precision, agriculture is in particular need of these increasing efficiencies. Each acre will need to produce more food while being tended to by a smaller and smaller group of […]
Fresno, California – OnFarm continues to lead the innovation of farming data with its latest software release. “Our Spring 2014 release completely revolutionizes the way farmers get and use information to manage effectively” says Lance Donny, Founder and CEO of OnFarm. “Today many farmers rely on OnFarm to look across their information, but this latest […]
SALINA, Kan. — Within the next five years, farmers and ag engineering specialists expect big advances in wireless data capture and communication that could help improve on-farm efficiency by providing the tools for better management and decision-making.
Can you believe World Ag Expo is only a few weeks away? Make your plans to see us atPavilion C Booth 3919 for a demo or to drop your card off for a chance to win a year of OnFarm!
From PrecisionAg.com http://www.precisionag.com/news/?storyid=2588 August 9, 2012 Below is the second part of a feature from the July 2012 PrecisionAg Buyers’ Guide, in which ag technology experts were asked to weigh in on the state of precision technology. Here we present the second four of eight perspectives we gathered from top leaders in site specific agriculture.