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1 day ago Chris Booth

A focus on the future for Australia’s oldest field days

Last week saw the Yorke Peninsula Field Days take place in Paskeville, South Australia; this three-day biennial event is about everything agriculture-related on a 30-hectare static display site area. Agworld once again attended and we were hosted by...

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14 days ago Zach Sheely

Technology, Cotton Go Hand In Hand

I am blessed to be a fourth-generation farmer and a second-generation California farmer. My parents, Ted and Deborah Sheely, moved to California from Arizona to farm cotton in California’s Central Valley in the 1970s. We are south of Fresno and receive...

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21 days ago Josh Lay

Inclusive Design

Smartphone and tablet applications, or apps as we all know them, have become an integral part of most people’s lives. Whether it pertains to entertainment, banking, news or anything else we might do in either our jobs or private lives; apps can play...

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27 days ago Judah Cofer

Seeing digital tools working

Agworld was part of another successful edition of Husker Harvest Days in Grand Island, NE last week. Husker Harvest Days - the world’s largest working farm show - is one of the most popular agricultural events in the US and I enjoyed attending as...

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9 months ago Reinder Prins

Service remains key in Ag Retail

With the Christmas holidays over and 2019 in full swing, most of us will have had some time to reflect on 2018 and on what we think 2019 might have in store for us personally and for agriculture in general. During this break I managed to catch up with...

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10 months ago

Generating a passion for Agricultural Careers

In order to address the declining number of students choosing technology, science and engineering career paths, Women in Technology Western Australia launched the Techtrails STEM outreach program in 2010. From 2011 onwards the Techtrails program has...

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10 months ago

2018 Farmer Veteran Stakeholders Conference

A special sunrise flag-raising ceremony at the National Agricultural Center & Hall of Fame in Bonner Springs, KS on Friday November 16th marked the start of the annual Farmer Veteran Stakeholders Conference, welcoming veterans of all service eras—including...

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10 months ago Reinder Prins

2019 Planning Your Profitability

Anyone who reads this title will probably think: “well, isn’t this the case every year?” And yes, indeed, profitability is always important, and the bottom line is the main driver for decisions every cropping season. Coming off a season like we’ve...

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11 months ago

Valley Ag wins Precision Impact Award

Agpro magazine named Valley Agronomics the 2018 Precision Impact Award Winners at the 2018 ARA Expo and Conference. The Precision Impact Award recognizes retailers who are leading the industry with precision ag in products and services offered to farmers...

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11 months ago Simon Foley

Integrating Ag-tech in rural businesses

Making digital ag profitable

How can I integrate precision ag in my business? When do I ‘do enough technology’ to keep up with the market? How can I convert precision ag into a profit driver for my business?

Agworld general manager Australia / New...

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11 months ago Doug Fitch

The value of collaboration in Agriculture

With an increasing number of technology providers offering their services to growers with the aim of solving very specific problems or offering service in a small niche of agriculture, I see more and more ‘silos’ forming in the ag-tech landscape. And...

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11 months ago

New record keeping requirements for 2,4-D applications

As of 3 October 2018, new 2,4-D label instructions have come into effect, as mandated by the Australian Pest and Veterinary Medicine Authority (APVMA). Old labels have been suspended effective immediately and users of 2,4-D must comply with the new...

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12 months ago

PCT Satamap integration into Agworld

Agworld and PCT Agcloud are proud to announce the integration of Satamap into Agworld.

This integration will offer Agworld users the opportunity to view the latest Satamap Vegetation Index (SVI) of their farm on Agworld’s web and mobile platform. SVI...

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