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Variable rate irrigation from MyAgCentral

MyAgCentral, a division of DN2K, today announced the second of its new end-to-end solutions for agriculture, which gives growers a simple and affordable way to leverage variable rate irrigation (VRI) remotely. The end-to-end solution, available through the MyAgCentral dashboard, enables ...

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Next generation farm management system.

We would like to spot your attention to a very specific farm management system designed purely for the needs of agricultural companies involved in land cultivation – this system is Cropio farm management. It is specific due to the fact ...

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The Effect of Variable Rate Fertilizer Application

Use of variable rate fertilizer spreaders (VRS) is available to farmers in many areas of Kentucky. For use of VRS, a soil fertility map must be prepared for the field to be spread which requires subdividing the field into subunits. ...

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Three John Deere Mobile Apps to Access on the Go

Technology has become a critical component to successful farming in today’s digital world. The proliferation of the iPhone and other mobile devices has not only spread rampantly across the American public, it has hit the American farming community as well. ...

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Precision Farming Tools

GPS: Its Uses and Potential Are Growing Global positioning systems (GPS) are widely available in the agricultural community. Farm uses include: •mapping yields(GPS + combine yield monitor), • variable rate planting (GPS + variable rate planting system), •variable rate lime ...

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Pioneer Field360 Select software

DuPont Pioneer is bringing the next generation of powerful Web-based field management tools to growers with the introduction of Pioneer Field360 Select software. This new subscription service combines field-by-field data with real-time agronomic and weather information to help growers make ...

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Profitability of Variable Rate Fertilization

INTRODUCTION Grid soil sampling and variable rate fertilizer applications are a part of the precision agriculture movement that has captured the interest of many farmers. Variable rate fertilization requires extra expense and effort plus the use of often unfamiliar technology. ...

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Variable Rate Application Methods

One important technology-related question is: What methods of variable-rate application of fertilizer, lime, weed control, and seed are available? There are a variety of VRA technologies available that can be used with or without a GPS system. The two basic ...

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GPS Guidance and Automated Steering Renew Interest In Precision Farming Techniques

Since the mid-1990s, the Global Positioning System (GPS) constellation of 24 satellites orbiting 10,800 miles (17,500km) above Earth has caught the attention of farmers and urban dwellers worldwide.  GPS technology delivers a range of benefits to growers. As global markets ...

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GPS for Precision Farming

Precision farming is a method of crop management by which  areas of land within a field may be managed with different levels of input depending upon the yield potential of the crop in  that particular area of land. The benefits ...

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