Precision Weather Platform Forecasts Solutions

Lizzy SchultzAgribusiness, Audio, Data, John Deere, weather

While we can’t control the weather, understanding current and upcoming conditions is paramount in making effective crop management decisions. WxAgrios, a meteorology solutions platform that recently integrated with the John Deere Operations Center and Field Connect, is providing growers an unprecedented ability to observe and analyze weather information and forecasts directly from their fields. WxAgrios was developed by Precision Weather … Read More

#ExEx16 Hears La Nina Weather Forecast

Kelly MarshallAg Group, Audio, Events, Exports, weather

No matter where on the supply chain you are, members of the agriculture industry are always interested in the weather.  Kyle Tamely, a senior ag meteorologist with MDA Weather Services, recently spoke at the Export Exchange 2016 conference, presenting on weather trends and the global grain market to international buyers and domestic suppliers of corn, ethanol co-products, sorghum and barley. La … Read More

.@CropTrak Announces Partnership with IBM Weather Co.

Kelly MarshallAgribusiness, CropTrak, InfoAg, weather

Crop Trak President Aaron Hutchinson doesn’t believe in just sitting still. He’s always moving his company forward, from updating the company’s name (you may remember them as iCrop Trak) to upgrading the weathers solutions provided by his company. At InfoAg this week the company announced a move to partner with The Weather Company. This IBM owned weather solution will offer … Read More

.@Iteris_ClearAg Launches Next Gen WeatherPlot

Joanna Schroederagronomy, Apps, Crop Protection, environment, Software, Soil, water, weather

Iteris has launched its next generation of WeatherPlot, a precision weather and soil analytics mobile app developed for seed and crop protection companies. The mobile app, designed for use in the field, provides the user with key environmental information. WeatherPlot is available in English and Spanish and can be used on iOS devices, Android devices and mobile web browsers. Built … Read More

Iteris Announces Partnership with SST Software

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, Agribusiness, climate, Company Announcement, computers, Software, technology, weather

Iteris, Inc. recently announced that they have entered into a content partnership agreement with SST Software in order to to deliver ClearAg agronomic information to SST users and integrate real-time weather insights to help SST users improve operational performance and decision-making. “The integration of Iteris’ ClearAg Platform content into the SST system will provide our customers with the precision weather-based … Read More

Iteris Provides Growers with New ClearAg Mobile

Kelly MarshallAgribusiness, Apps, Audio, Commodity Classic, Iteris, Soil, water, weather

Iteris ClearAg Mobile is a newly launched grower analytics application that uses information about weather, water, soil and crop growth to offer field-specific advisories to the grower.  The program includes: Crop Growth and Health Advisor, Nutrient Advisor, Pest and Disease Advisor, Planting Advisor, Scouting Advisor, Soil, Weather and Water Advisor, and Timeline Advisor. ClearAg Mobile is a mobile application powered by … Read More

AgSmarts Helps the Environment & Bottom Lines

Kelly MarshallAgribusiness, Cloud, Remote sensing, technology, Water Management, weather

AgWired is on the ground at the Mid-South Farm & Gin Show, seeking out all the stories on the latest precision technology.  Lizzy Schults had the chance to talk with AgSmarts founder and CEO, Brett Norman about his company’s environmental sensing products. AgSmarts focuses on providing producers with decision-making tools using sensors in the field that measure conditions like soil temperature, rainfall and … Read More

Agrible Making Big Impression at #NFMS16

Taylor TruckeyAgrible, Agribusiness, Audio, National Farm Machinery Show, Nutrient Management, weather

Agrible, a relatively new company launched in 2014, is making a big impact with their products at the National Farm Machinery Show this week. Agrible’s Morning Farm Report was presented with the 2016 AE50 Award for Outstanding Innovations in Product or Systems Technology just prior to the show. “Morning Farm Report sends out an email report each morning that shares … Read More

aWhere to Provide Data to Wilbur-Ellis

Kelly MarshallAgribusiness, Data, weather

Wilbur-Ellis, a leading marketer and distributor in the ag industry, will soon be offering growers a decision-making tool kit called AgVerdict.  The weather data and agronomic modeling services for this product will be provided by aWhere. As a premier supplier of meaningful big data for agriculture, aWhere provides high resolution weather data and agronomic modeling services to solutions such as AgVerdict, … Read More

Soil Health Symposium Addresses Climate Change

Kelly Marshallclimate, Events, Soil, sustainability, weather

The recent Synergy in Science ASA, CSSA, SSSA International Annual Meeting was held in Minneapolis to highlight the need for improved soil health and how these farm management practices can benefit growers. As part of the event southeast Iowa farmer, Steve Berger, presented before and after pictures of the soil on his farm. “This soil has been to the gym, … Read More