In today’s Precision Farming Dealer podcast we share excerpts from our conversation with Heather Hardy, precision farming coordinator with H&R Agri-Power, on onboarding new precision employees, preventing burnout and being a visible leader when recruiting new talent Read More
Cory Engen, ag data specialist, walks through the results of Crystal Valley’s winter 2017, day-long customer conference which recapped the growing season and highlighted key trial results. More than 300 current customers and prospects attended the free event, which walked attendees through the co-op’s analysis of everything from the correlation between planting date and yield to a cost-benefit breakdown of fungicide application. Read More
While there is still a mix of optimism and skepticism surrounding the overall farm economy, one bright spot could be the precision farming segment. Respondents to the recently released 11th annual No-Till Farmer Operational Benchmark Study, forecast increased adoption of 11 different precision technologies in 2019, compared to last year.
The biggest mover in the study is variable-rate fertilizing, up more than 10% from 2018, followed by use of satellite aerial imagery, up more than 9% year-over-year.
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The college offers an associate degree in Applied Science in Agriculture (60 credit hours). Students enrolled in this program may specialize in precision farming technology by selecting up to 15 credit hours in this area and agriculture business, sales and agronomy.
The college offers an AAS in Precision Agriculture and customized precision ag- related training for agricultural producers, insurance underwriters, equipment dealer and agricultural cooperative employees and others.
Offering training on Ag Leader, Trimble, Reichhardt, Norac and Integris Systems in twice yearly customer training events (spring/fall). Also offering individual training opportunities on any HTS Ag products and SMS software, year round.