David Eddy, based in Modesto, CA, U.S., reports on the technology- and agriculture-rich western United States from Washington State's Yakima Valley down to Silicon Valley and many points beyond. He is Editor of Meister Media Worldwide's American Fruit Grower® and Western Fruit Grower® magazines and has covered horticulture for more than 20 years.

Will We Pay Robots by the Hour? [Opinion]

Are You Ready for Agriculture 3.0?

Opinion: Agriculture’s Big Data is Coming to You

Picking Winners

Huge Yield Variability

Precision Pointers

California: Steady As She Goes

Precision Problem-Solving Out West

Precision Out West: Invasion Of The Fruit Snatchers