Variable Rate: Why It’s Important Now, More Than Ever

Variable Rate: Why It’s Important Now, More Than Ever

By: Shane Thomas, Global Digital Ag Lead Variable Rate Technology (VRT) has been used in western Canadian agriculture for the last two decades with significant success: increased yields, higher profitability, lower costs and more efficient harvests. Over the last...
Precision Farming: 7 Ways it Benefits Your Farm

Precision Farming: 7 Ways it Benefits Your Farm

By Shane Thomas, Global Digital Ag Lead Precision farming has been growing for well over a decade in North America. Initially, it was used primarily as a mechanism to adjust fertilizer rates surrounding high, medium, or low producing zones of a field. As technology...
Enhanced Zoning Using Multiple Sources of Data

Enhanced Zoning Using Multiple Sources of Data

By Ben D. Johnson, CCA, Product Marketing Manager Straight lines rarely exist in nature, so when it comes to managing our fields, it only makes sense to identify the variability in our fields accurately. Years ago, soil sampling was done by driving out to the field...