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Sep 21, 2020

Making Farm Data Pay

The economic benefit of farm data usually comes in the form of increased farm efficiency — saving time and money while maintaining or improving profitability and productivity.

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Sep 21, 2020

Industry Leaders Headline The Packer’s Sustainable Produce Summit

The virtual event will focus on three key themes: environmental practices, social sustainability and consumer insights.

Sep 16, 2020

Benefits of Collecting Farm-Level Data: An Overview

The value data can provide to you can only be recognized when it is put to use to evaluate your farm operation and make decisions based on those insights. Fortunately, that is possible today.

Aug 05, 2020

OpEd: Proposed Legislation Could Give Farmers Revenue Opportunity

The Growing Climate Solutions Act is a bipartisan effort to help farmers, ranchers and landowners generate carbon credits through the implementation of conservation practices on their land.

Jul 22, 2020

Grain Marketing: Uncertainty is Shifting to Fundamentals

Coronavirus appears to be the only issue on our minds this summer, but we also have a crop to think about. Here are a few market-related items to watch.

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Apr 17, 2020

Farmers Ready to Do Their Part in Supporting Global Recovery

As the weather warms and days get longer, farmers respond with an almost Pavlovian urge to get moving: it’s time to plant the crops that provide food, feed, fiber and fuel to power the world.

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Mar 18, 2020

Is Farming Becoming a Lonely Occupation?

How can we make farmers’ social support systems stronger during this time of intense economic pressure?

Mar 02, 2020

Is Specialty Produce Headed For The Mid-Mississippi Delta?

Increased fruit and vegetable production in the region could be a boon to the economy.

Dec 06, 2019

Ag Industry Weighs In On Sustainability, Conservation

Water and soil conservation are increasingly mainstays for organizations and individuals focused on agriculture.