Advertise in Print | Subscriptions
View Cart Shopping Cart

Refine your search

  [ Advanced Options ]

TAGS

These tag channels match your search request. Click the tag for collection of related articles and information.

precision agriculture, precision ag, Precision Ag Summit, precision, Dakota Precision Ag Center, precision technology

Articles: 58 results from the past year. For older articles, see advanced options.

Google Ventures leads $15 million deal in Farmers Business Network
Google Inc. and two venture capitalist firms are investing $15 million in a U.S. tech company that helps farmers maximize their crops based on data gathered by agricultural equipment and shared between growers.
Tuesday, May, 19, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Anticipating changes in corn and soybean acreage estimates
With a favorable planting and early growing season, attention in the corn and soybean markets is shifting toward acreage considerations. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s survey for the March 31, 2015, Prospective Plantings report revealed producer intentions to plant 89.199 million acres of corn in 2015, 1.398 million fewer acres than planted in 2014.
Monday, May, 18, 2015 - University of Illinois, Urbana - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Farmers Edge appoints chief product officer
WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Farmers Edge has appointed Patrick Crampton as chief product officer to assist in the leadership of the precision agriculture company’s product innovations.
Sunday, May, 17, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Mergers and acquisitions activity in Israel shifts beyond high tech
When one of China's biggest food companies was looking to boost its dairy output, it turned to Israel's tiny market, paying about $1.1 billion for control of the country's largest food maker.
Thursday, May, 14, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Technology will drive dairy industry progress
Technology and increased access to data are enabling dairy farmers to make smarter day-to-day decisions to improve cow health, production and on-farm efficiencies.
Thursday, May, 07, 2015 - NDSU Extension Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
FAA in partnerships to test beyond-line-of-sight drones
WASHINGTON - The Federal Aviation Administration said it would work with two private U.S. companies to test commercial drones that can fly beyond an operator's line of sight, a precursor to sophisticated drone operations such as package delivery.
Wednesday, May, 06, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Planting hinges on a multitude of factors
MERRIFIELD, N.D. — It’s a windy spring morning, the kind that sends kites soaring and rips hats from heads. The indefatigable wind forces Merrifield, N.D., farmer Bob Drees to make yet another planting-related decision.
Monday, May, 04, 2015 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Bemidji eco-friendly greenhouse can grow produce all year long
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Staff at Root Value, Lueken's Village Foods' new aquaponics greenhouse, gave a tour of the state-of-the-art facility on Wednesday. A new Bemidji state-of-the-art, ultra-efficient aquaponics greenhouse grows fruits and vegetables year round in water infused with the natural byproducts of 250 tilapia fish for nutrients, rather than soil and conventional fertilizer.
Thursday, April, 23, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Agriculture could be the key in combating world hunger
With a rapidly rising global population, agriculture will be essential in reducing world hunger. That’s what South Dakota State University Dean of Agriculture and Biological Sciences Barry Dunn told attendees of the McGovern Hunger Summit on Wednesday at Dakota Wesleyan University.
Thursday, April, 16, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Bioenergy, food production can coexist
A World Resources Institute’s report suggests the world’s agricultural system can’t possibly meet future demands for food and bioenergy in a sustainable way.
Tuesday, March, 17, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Researchers develop faster, more efficient test for soybean cyst nematode
The soybean cyst nematode (SCN) is the most pervasive plant pest in agriculture. University of Illinois researchers have developed a system to test for the nematode that is approximately 20 times faster than current technology and provides more precise data than existing solutions. Kaustubh Bhalerao is the principal investigator for the project.
Monday, March, 16, 2015 - University of Illinois, Urbana - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Sensor will predict crop yield
A “look-ahead” sensor that converted the bending load of napiergrass to a measure of yield was one of four yield-sensing approaches developed by University of Illinois researchers.
Monday, March, 02, 2015 - University of Illinois - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Farmers disappointed by restrictions in proposed drone rules
U.S. farmers hoping to use drones to locate lost livestock or monitor trouble spots in their fields were disappointed by what they say are overly restrictive commercial drone rules proposed Sunday by the Federal Aviation Administration.
Wednesday, February, 18, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
FAA proposal for UAS rules welcomed
Proposed rules released over the weekend for operating small unmanned aircraft garnered positive reaction from industry experts and political figures in North Dakota.
Tuesday, February, 17, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
California UAV company looking for opportunities in North Dakota
FARGO, N.D. — A start-up California company that has conducted a free pilot program with unmanned aerial vehicles and agricultural data processing for grape growers says it wants to try the technology on North Dakota sugar beet farms.
Monday, February, 09, 2015 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Latest News
Oklahoma man cited for dumping cow heads; O’Toole elected chairman of U.S. Wheat Associates; Minnesota colleges team up for ag education; Wolf bills would ban snaring, increase livestock fund and more.
Monday, February, 09, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Machine developed in Bakken Oil Field could lay large drainage lines in Minnesota fields
A machine developed to lay pipeline in the Bakken Oil Field of North Dakota could be put to work in Minnesota’s Renville, Kandiyohi and neighboring counties to place large-diameter drainage tile parallel to open ditches.
Wednesday, February, 04, 2015 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Minn. tech colleges team up for ag education
With an aging workforce and pressing labor shortages, a new collaboration among tech colleges will focus on infusing the ag industry with skilled workers.
Wednesday, February, 04, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
France delays pesticide reduction goal by 7 years
France, the European Union’s biggest agricultural producer, has delayed a target to halve pesticide use to 2025 from 2018 after plans to curb their deployment failed, the farm minister says.
Friday, January, 30, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Farm drones remain grounded
The use of drones in the agriculture industry may not get off the ground, according to a farm industry leader. Paul Gunderson, director of the Dakota Precision Ag Center, spoke on the topic Tuesday at the Precision Ag Action Summit in Jamestown. The Dakota Precision Ag Center is located at Lake Region State College at Devils Lake and does testing and research on technologies related to precision agriculture.
Thursday, January, 22, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
1 2 3  Next »