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Survey: An Inside Look At Precision Agriculture In 2013

Precision agriculture has established itself as a vital part of today’s farming systems. The specific roles precision agriculture plays in production agriculture, however, are ever changing — similar to the way sprinters might change positions during a track meet. Survey Details As in prior years, the Center for Food and Agricultural Business and Department of

Hintzsche: An Untraditional Family Business

From the minute one ducks inside its Maple Park, IL, headquarters, it’s clear that Hintzsche Fertilizer Inc. is doing a traditional family business on a larger scale – and with much success. It starts at the very top with CEO and president David Hintzsche’s approachable, seemingly easy-going manner and trickles down throughout the organization, from

Central Valley Ag Cooperative: Positioned For Success

Upon arrival one can’t help but notice the pioneering spirit that pervades Central Valley Ag Cooperative’s (CVA) Oakland location in northeastern Nebraska. It was, after all, once upon a time that Lewis and Clark’s Corps of Discovery Expedition passed through these very parts as the explorers followed the meandering Missouri River on their now-historic journey

10 Dry Fertilizer Blenders For 2013

Blender units are getting faster and more efficient than ever, plus some manufacturers are taking advantage of new technologies. Here are 10 to consider. Multi-Blender DW, Ranco Fertiservice The Ranco Multi-Blender DW promises fast, accurate, continuous-flow blending, says the company. Its declining weigh technology monitors the output of each product during blending and continually adjusts