Excellence Awards Stories

Excellence AwardsLaserplane Arkansas Honored As 2013 Crop Advisor/Entrepreneur Of The Year
July 1, 2013
Laserplane Arkansas Inc. has been named the 2013 PrecisionAg.com Crop Advisor/Entrepreneur Of The Year. Read More
Excellence AwardsAuburn University’s Dr. John Fulton Honored As 2013 Educator Of The Year
June 13, 2013
Auburn University’s Dr. John Fulton brings the coveted award home to Toomer’s Corner as PrecisionAg.com’s 2013 Educator Of The Year. Read More
Excellence AwardsGreenSeeker Developer Takes Home Legacy Award
June 6, 2013
Dr. William “Bill” Raun, one of the men behind the revolutionary GreenSeeker technology and a Regents professor at Oklahoma State University, is being honored as the 2013 PrecisionAg Award of Excellence Legacy Award winner. Read More
Excellence AwardsSewards Capture 2013 Farmer Of The Year Honors
March 1, 2013
Byron and Darrington Seward, operators of an 18,000 acre corn, cotton, rice, soybean and wheat farming operation in Louise, MS, are being honored as our 2013 Farmer Of The Year. Read More
Terry Brase Kirkwood Community College
Excellence AwardsAward Profile: Kirkwood CC’s Terry Brase
August 8, 2012
Terry Brase of Kirkwood Community College, recipient of the PrecisionAg Award of Excellence in the educator/researcher category, shares thoughts on Read More
Dave Cox Davco Farming
Excellence AwardsAustralian Farmer Accepts 2012 Award of Excellence
August 6, 2012
David Cox of Davco Farming near Ayr, North Queensland in Australia has become world-renowned for  his development and use of Read More
Daryl Star Advanced Ag Solutions
Excellence AwardsConsultant Daryl Starr Honored For Excellence
August 2, 2012
Daryl Starr, owner of Advanced Ag Solutions and winner of a 2012 PrecisionAg Award of Excellence, talks about the strategies Read More
Dave Nerpel Wilbur-Ellis
Excellence AwardsThe Evolution Of Precision
July 25, 2012
Dave Nerpel of Wilbur-Ellis Co., winner of the 2011 PrecisionAg Award of Excellence in the Crop Adviser/Entreprenuer category, shares his Read More
Excellence AwardsLegacy Award Winner Reflects On Precision Agriculture
July 25, 2012
AGCO’s Dr. Nyle Wollenhaupt, winner of the 2011 PrecisionAg Legacy Award of Excellence, talks about the technology and people he Read More
Excellence AwardsThe Future Looks Bright For Telematics
July 25, 2012
Wilbur-Ellis’ Dave Nerpel talks about how telematics has him excited about the future of precision agriculture technology, as well as Read More
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