Precision.AgWired.com Podcasting

Cindy Zimmerman

Introducing the Precision.AgWired.com Podcast It’s now possible to use the power of one of the coolest online tools to subscribe to the “PPP” and automatically receive all the audio files we post right on to your computer and even into your iPod or other MP3 audio player. Then you can listen to Precision.AgWired.com audio whenever and wherever you want. You …

Audio, Farm Broadcast Reports, General

Brownfield Precision Ag Reports

Cindy Zimmerman

Brownfield Network has been airing some good reports lately on precision agriculture. Veteran farm broadcaster Dave Russell with Brownfield’s Indiana headquarters shared these reports with us. Dave did an in-depth interview with Jeff Kaiser of John Deere Agri Services about OptiGro at the recent National Farm Machinery Show. Russell interview with Jeff (4:30 min mp3) Dave also talked with Ron …

Audio, Equipment, Farm Broadcast Reports, General

Producer Profile: Greg Hannay

Melissa Sandfort

The Precision in Practice column brings you the latest reports from producers across North America who have put precision farming into practice in their own operations. Visit this column regularly to see what your neighbors are saying about precision farming and how they use it on their farms. Short broadcast interviews with these and other producers can be found in …

Audio, Precision in Practice

Purpose of Precision.AgWired.com

Cindy Zimmerman

Using new media technology to get information out to farmers about new precision agriculture technology is really the ultimate goal of precision.agwired.com, according to John Deere Public Relations Manager Barry Nelson. “Farmers in general are pretty anxious to embrace new technology if it is giving them an advantage or making them more profitable in their operation,” says Nelson. And new …

Audio, General

Producer Profile: Russ Lanphair

Melissa Sandfort

The Precision in Practice column brings you the latest reports from producers across North America who have put precision farming into practice in their own operations. Visit this column regularly to see what your neighbors are saying about precision farming and how they use it on their farms. Short broadcast interviews with these and other producers can be found in …

Audio, Precision in Practice

The Precision Ag Minute

Cindy Zimmerman

This Precision Ag Minute is about John Deere’s RTK System, which is compatible with any GreenStar™ AutoTrac™ system and takes GreenStar guidance products to the next level of accuracy and repeatability by building on the existing StarFire™ receiver. Peter Shinn with Brownfield Network talked to Steve Hafner of Minnesota who says the RTK system has a level of control that …

Audio, Equipment, General, Precision Ag Minute

Precision Ag Reports

Cindy Zimmerman

We continue to receive reports from farm broadcasters about precision agriculture. Our latest reports come from Duane Toews of KFRM, the “Voice of the Plains” in Clay Center, Kansas. Duane interviewed Kyle Collins of John Deere Ag Management Solutions at Commodity Classic. Duane Interview with Kyle (3:30 min mp3) Duane also talked with Jeff Kaiser of John Deere Agri Services …

Audio, Commodity Classic, Equipment, Farm Broadcast Reports, General

HAT’s Off to Precision Agriculture

Cindy Zimmerman

Use of precision agriculture technology is revolutionizing the farm equipment business. Gary Truitt with Hoosier Ag Today radio network in Indiana sent in this report with a southwest Indiana tractor dealer who talks about how precision ag has changed the way they do business in a very positive way. According to Rich Linenburg of Vincennes Tractor, AutoTrac and GPS systems …

Audio, Dealers, Education, Farm Broadcast Reports, General