Cultivating data helps farmers cultivate fields
Published 07/07/2012, Agweek
Many modern combines come equipped with yield monitors that can tie how much crop is harvested to GPS coordinates on a field, but the data is often not used to their full potential. That’s beginning to change, according to Brad Fronning, precision agriculture manager at farm supplier West Central Ag Services here in Ulen, about 38 miles by car from Moorhead.Word count: 860
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