Margy EckelkampDirector of Content Development, Machinery Pete

Margy works with the Machinery Pete team across all media, including his columns for Farm Journal Media magazines, his blog and online articles, social media, and his TV show on RFD. Before that Margy was the Machinery Editor and Test Plot Director for Farm Journal Media. She helped launch the Corn College series of events and appeared on the Corn College TV series.     Contact Margy [email protected]   573-581-8689   Farm Journal P.O. Box 958 Mexico, MO 65265  

Margy works with the Machinery Pete team across all media, including his columns for Farm Journal Media magazines, his blog and online articles, social media, and his TV show on RFD. Before that Margy was the Machinery Editor and Test Plot Director for Farm Journal Media. She helped launch the Corn College series of events and appeared on the Corn College TV series.     Contact Margy [email protected]   573-581-8689   Farm Journal P.O. Box 958 Mexico, MO 65265  

Articles By Margy Eckelkamp

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Apr 03, 2020

Startup Offers Discount For Remote Communication Amid COVID-19

“COVID-19 has many ag advisors scrambling to figure out how to continue to support their customers while working remotely,” Casey Nieman said.

Coronavirus
Apr 03, 2020

What Ag Retailers Need To Know About CARES, SBA, Paid Leave

Here are details on the Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program, CARES Act Paycheck Protection Program, and the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

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Apr 02, 2020

Online Marketing Enables Farmers, Elevators and Traders Amid COVID-19

With more than 25,000 farmer users, Bushel is powering a new way of business in light of the coronavirus.

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Apr 02, 2020

Valley Ag’s Grower Portal Enables Continued Connections

In an exclusive interview, Valley Ag and AgVend detail the launch of a new offering for both.

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Apr 01, 2020

Still Plenty Of 2020 Seed To Be Delivered To The Farm

40% say they have more than 61% of their seed yet to deliver. Only 16% reported they have less than 20% in their warehouse still.

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Mar 31, 2020

AgTech Startup Aims to Bring Utility to Soil Health Data

Continuum Ag has launched the first-ever web-based soil health software, The TopSoil Tool, which integrates agronomic data to help farmers improve soil health and position their data for supply chain opportunities.

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Mar 30, 2020

Leaders Emphasize Solid Supply Of Ag Inputs

“We've had about half of our orders in the month of March come in through the digital portal,” says Nutrien's Mike Frank. “So we're definitely seeing an uptick in digital ordering.”

Mar 30, 2020

AMVAC’s 10 New Products for 2020

As a result of the company’s “Innovation with Speed and Discipline" product development process, AMVAC introduces 10 new products this year.

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Mar 30, 2020

Raven Announces Full Acquisition of DOT Autonomy Business

“Digital agriculture, precision ag, and machine autonomy will all work in conjunction to be the next big movement in agriculture,” Wade Robey, Executive Director, Raven Autonomy shared with AgPro.