Tools & Smart Equipment Stories

Tools & Smart EquipmentOff-the-Row Fertilizer Placement Tool Now Available For CNH Planters
December 12, 2012
Yetter Farm Equipment’s model 2968 Row-Unit Mount In-Between Fertilizer Opener, which delivers off-the-row placement of starter fertilizer, is now available Read More
Tools & Smart EquipmentDigi-Star Introduces Seed Tracker ST 3400
December 4, 2012
Digi‐Star has introduced the ST 3400‐Seed Tracker, a precision management system for seed tenders. A full‐featured weighing and management tool, Read More
Tools & Smart EquipmentKinze Planters Go ISOBUS
August 9, 2012
Kinze Equipment recently announced a new ISOBUS compatible option for its planters. This capability allows easy “plug and play” operation Read More
Tools & Smart EquipmentMonsanto Enhances Online Insect Forecast Tool
May 3, 2012
Over the past two seasons, farmers across the Corn Belt have participated in an online, early warning system tool to Read More
Tools & Smart EquipmentKinze Adds Sugarbeet Planter
April 12, 2012
Kinze Manufacturing, Inc. announces the release of the 3700, a new 24-row, 22-inch model planter for sugarbeets. Available with bulk Read More
Tools & Smart EquipmentTechnology, Planter Configs Top Kinze Future Releases
February 16, 2012
Kinze Manufacturing, Inc. will offer three new planter configurations, new seed tube sensors and ISO electronics for the spring 2013 Read More
Tools & Smart EquipmentNCGA Releases Next-Gen Refuge Calculator
December 21, 2011
National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) recently leveraged AgIntegrated’s multi-platform capabilities to develop and maintain NCGA’s next generation Insect Resistance Management Read More
Tools & Smart EquipmentKeeping Implements On The Row
November 1, 2011
At InfoAg 2007, Iowa farmer Clay Mitchell gave a talk about the “practice” of farming. His main point was that Read More
Tools & Smart EquipmentKinze Launches Autonomy Initiative Featuring Automated Planting
August 11, 2011
As part of its recently announced Autonomy Project, Kinze Manufacturing unveiled its precision planting technology, an autonomous planter that operates Read More
Tools & Smart Equipment2011 Precision Product Review: GVM
March 1, 2011
According to Jeff Dearborn, managing director of GVM AgJunction, a key technology trend this year will be growth in automated Read More
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Data ManagementAre You Using Your Soil to Its Full Potential?
September 14, 2018
Harvest is progressing across most parts of the U.S. and those growers who aren’t already harvesting are gearing up to Read More
Imagery/SensingAgtech: 10 Things I Hate About You!
September 4, 2018
Before you get bent out of shape from the title, remember if you’ve read my articles before you know I Read More
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Industry NewsKansas State University, Topcon Form Precision Ag Research Partnership
August 30, 2018
Kansas State University and Topcon Agriculture are collaborating to develop tools and systems to advance precision agriculture and support farmers. Read More
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Specialty CropsIs Blockchain the Future of Food Safety?
August 24, 2018
When the Internet Protocol Suite (TCP/IP) was standardized in 1982, permitting the worldwide proliferation of interconnected networks and eventually the Read More
WinField’s Joel Wipperfurth On Empowering Data-Driven Decisions
InfoAg ConferenceOne on One with Joel Wipperfurth, Winfield United
August 15, 2018
Winfield United's Joel Wipperfurth discusses ag technology trends and topics during last month’s InfoAg Conference. Read More
Industry NewsUrtheCast to Acquire Geosys from Land O’Lakes in $20 Million Deal
August 15, 2018
UrtheCast Corp. and Land O’Lakes, Inc. today announced they have entered a binding term sheet for the purchase of Geosys Read More
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Business ManagementIvy Tech, Farmers Partner to Help Precision Ag Educatio…
September 20, 2018
Harvest time has taken on a new meaning for some Wabash Valley farmers, and Bobbi Hunt-Kincaid hopes her family’s first Read More
Sensors/IoTThe Answer to Agriculture’s Daunting Challenges – Soil …
September 20, 2018
According to the United Nations, 9.6 billion people will live on planet Earth by 2050. Feeding these mouths will require Read More
Data ManagementRainfall Revisited: Accurate Observations and Beyond
September 18, 2018
As a provider of weather analysis and forecast services to the agricultural industry, one of the most common questions I Read More
Business ManagementWhy Is Funding a Challenge for Women-Led Agtech Compani…
September 17, 2018
When it comes to women-led agtech companies the funding discussion never seems to cease. In June after the The New Read More
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Decision Support SoftwareWhy Are 570 Million Farmers Not Yet Using Agricultural …
September 17, 2018
Until recently, using agricultural apps and software was a rare practice among growers. This is now changing. The mass adoption Read More
Data ManagementAre You Using Your Soil to Its Full Potential?
September 14, 2018
Harvest is progressing across most parts of the U.S. and those growers who aren’t already harvesting are gearing up to Read More
Grower Services & SolutionsDeere-Granular Collaboration Produces New Profit Maps T…
September 14, 2018
The newest development from the ongoing John Deere-Granular product development and marketing collaboration is Profit Maps, now available to farmers Read More
DronesOpinion: Combining Two Pluses with the WingtraOne UAV
September 13, 2018
For the every-day consumer interested in UAVs, there is an ocean of products from which to choose. This includes the Read More
AsiaShould Agri-Input Manufacturers Outsource E-Commerce to…
September 12, 2018
Editor’s note: Venky Ramachandran is a contributing writer for’s sister site, This article was originally published on LinkedIn. Now, Read More
Industry NewsValley Irrigation Adds Remote Irrigation Management Opt…
September 11, 2018
Valley Irrigation, an industry leader in smart irrigation solutions, has announced enhancements to its remote management technologies. Multi-Year Licensing In Read More
Variable Rate ApplicationVariable Rate Fertigation System Expands with Mobile Co…
September 10, 2018
Building on the success of its Reflex Variable Rate Fertigation system, Agri-Inject has taken fluid injection to the next level Read More
Industry NewsTeralytic Earns Ag Data Transparent Certification
September 10, 2018
Soil analytics company Teralytic has completed the Ag Data Transparent certification, affirming that their data use is private, secure, and Read More
Business ManagementTop 20 Two-Year Colleges for Precision Agriculture
September 10, 2018
Earlier this year, I compiled a list of the 25 best colleges for precision agriculture. It was quite the process. Read More
Industry NewsRaven, Topcon Announce Slingshot API Agreement
September 6, 2018
Raven Industries and Topcon Agriculture announced today a licensing agreement for Topcon Agriculture’s use of the Slingshot Application Programming Interface Read More
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Data ManagementThe Power of Predictive Analytics in Agriculture
September 5, 2018
Years ago if we would have been told computers, data, and technology would be scattered around every farm there may Read More
DronessenseFly Launches eBee X Drone, Breaks Through 1,000 ac…
September 5, 2018
senseFly today reportedly sets a new standard in mapping tools with the launch of the eBee X. Launched with the Read More
AmericasOn The Scene: 2018 Farm Progress Show Wrap Up
September 5, 2018
Former Monsanto President (now Bayer CropScience Chief Operating Office) Brett Begemann’s opening salvo during his first appearance at a Farm Read More
EventsAg Experts Discuss Big Data Challenges in Agriculture
September 5, 2018
Agricultural experts at a Houston conference praised the advancements in unmanned aerial vehicles, sensors, and data-collecting technology used in precision Read More