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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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12 months ago Reinder Prins

Detailed Record Keeping Key in Precision Farming and Finance

When farmers think about precision agriculture most will automatically think about the geospatially based sub-field agronomic management side of ‘precision agriculture’. With increasingly compressed margins due to higher input costs, low commodity...

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12 months ago

Data visibility in a diversified operation

A late start of the season

Peter Ettridge, together with his father Tom and stockman James Roberts, farms around 1,880 hectares just west of Frankland River in the Great Southern region of Western Australia, part of which is leased land. The 2018 crops...

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about 1 year ago

Redesigned Maps Feature in Agworld

We at Agworld have recently redesigned our maps page to be more interactive and informative. In addition to a range of under the hood changes to make it faster, the maps page is now a central hub for up to date agronomic and financial information for...

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about 1 year ago Reinder Prins

Are you using your soil to its full potential?

Harvest is progressing across most parts of the U.S. and those growers who aren’t already harvesting are gearing up to start soon. In a few months, the crops will have been harvested, the fields will be bare, and the equipment will be serviced and...

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about 1 year ago Reinder Prins

Southern Dirt Spring field day highlights importance of Data

The Southern Dirt grower group, an innovative farm technology and trials group based in the South West of Western Australia, held their annual spring field day in Kojonup this week. The field day was well attended with around 70 growers and industry...

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about 1 year ago

Information is key, from planning to harvest

Crosshill Farms

Gary Buller farms approx. 12,500 acres just west of Bruce Rock in the Eastern Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. In a normal year Gary grows a mix of wheat, barley, lupins, peas and canola in a rotation next to running a flock of...

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about 1 year ago

Agworld strengthens team with key appointments

To support significant global growth, Agworld has recently made three key appointments. Mike Betts has been appointed Vice President of Business Development, LeeAnn Murphy has been appointed Vice President of Operations and Reinder Prins has been appointed...

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