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4 days ago Doug Fitch

Is Agricultural Data the New Commodity?

At the end of last year I wrote an article about who gets rewarded for Ag Data. We all know now that there’s no such thing as a free lunch and that someone is paying to benefit from growers’ ag data right now; if it’s not the growers themselves, it...

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9 days ago

Agworld expands Perth office

On the back of a very successful 2019 for Agworld in all major markets and the recent announcement of expansion into Canada, Agworld found itself in need of more office space in Perth to accommodate the growing team. As luck would have it, neighbouring...

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about 1 year 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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about 1 year ago

Elders agronomists enlist tech tools to go the extra mile

Twenty-three-year-old Harry Brown began his career as an agronomist at Elders Mildura seven months ago and despite the challenges of extremely low rainfall and tough conditions he says Elders’ innovative programs and tech tools are providing him and...

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about 1 year 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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about 1 year 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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about 1 year 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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about 1 year 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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about 1 year 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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about 1 year 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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over 1 year 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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over 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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