Smarter technology could make farms more efficient and food tastier, though environmentalists argue none of it is guilt-free.
Fresno, California – Farmers are constantly evolving their operations to use an increasingly connected array of farming technology, producing vast amounts of valuable information. Unfortunately, there has been no way to transform this information into solid growing decisions. A new software platform from OnFarm Systems aims to change that, according to the founder. “OnFarm addresses […]
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.
From PrecisionAg.com http://www.precisionag.com/news/?storyid=2586 August 2, 2012 Growers, retailers, consultants and manufacturers are struggling to keep up with quickly evolving technology trends in agriculture,. To help identify the top trends and most pressing needs in precision agriculture, we enlisted the opinions of key experts, giving them 400 words apiece to make their cases. Data collection, management […]
From PrecisionAg.com http://www.precisionag.com/data/?storyid=2458 By Eric Sfiligoj September 2011 If this year’s Precision Ag top trends have a common theme, it’s a desire to make agricultural practices simpler, with the ability to communicate across multiple technology platforms. History is littered with failed attempts to predict the future. Of course, this problem is compounded by any predictions when […]