Agriculture is personal to me, it has been part of my life from the beginning with fond memories on equipment, watching irrigation rigs, and talking soil with my grandfather before I could read.
What could be better than spending the day at the University of Illinois? Spending the day on campus surrounded by 522 young ladies and numerous female ag professionals, all coming together to share knowledge and support!
A new tool from Agrible® can help farmers spray confidently. Agrible's Pocket Spray Smart tool is an iOS app that helps you prevent off-target movement of herbicides on each of your fields.
You know that feeling when you graduate from college and get your first job but are secretly terrified of transitioning into a real career? I was a senior in college and had accepted a position in the agriculture industry following graduation when I heard about this new conference, Women Changing the Face of Agriculture. I was intrigued.
This year at Commodity Classic we are giving away one Agronomist AgriBundle® subscription that includes a FREE Phantom 4 drone and all the software you need to get started!
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Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) and Agrible are working together to give growers the smart tools they need to produce better crops. ADM is now offering their farmer customers a complimentary one-year subscription to Agrible's Morning Farm Report® which provides tools to forecast yields, plan field operations, reduce waste and save money. Morning Farm Report lets growers demonstrate their sustainability practices with industry-approved metrics and, together with Agrible's technology, gives growers the insights to farm even smarter. Growers who sign up by April 30, 2017, get a second year free courtesy of ADM.
"At ADM, everything we do starts with farmers, and their success is our success," says Wes Uhlmeyer, president, ADM Grain. "That's why we are pleased to offer Agrible's Morning Farm Report. Technology like Morning Farm Report is reshaping how farmers can succeed, and we are excited to help bring more value to our partners."
"We have an opportunity to work with growers to provide key insights into their production and to help show that sustainability is not just the right thing to do, but that it ultimately makes financial sense for the grower," says Chris Harbourt, CEO of Agrible. "Together, with partners like ADM, we are redefining the agricultural marketplace and helping to improve the way farmers grow and get their crops to market."
ADM customers who are interested in participating should contact their ADM representative or visit www.admadvantage.com for a personal promo code to receive their complimentary subscription to Agrible's Morning Farm Report Grower 2017 AgriBundle®.
ADM and Agrible began working together in 2014 and continue to look for opportunities to bring more value to growers.
At Agrible, we are working to assure the global food supply is sustainably sourced, one field at a time, by connecting growers with partners, optimizing the opportunity for the grower and bringing value to the ingredients supply chain. We forecast the agronomic conditions that impact a range of crops, agricultural operations, and economic decisions. We drive value from big data, innovate within existing production methods, and are the leading source of insights for our agricultural partners. Above all, we value the role of the farmer and work tirelessly to bring the most accurate, practical information to those who need it. Learn at www.agrible.com.
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we're one of the world's largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 32,000 employees serving customers in more than 160 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 250 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 38 innovation centers and the world's premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com.
If you're going to Commodity Classic, you're in for an experience! You can stop by booth 5137 to try out Pocket Drone Control, the cutting-edge software that makes drones easy.
On average, about 1,500 tornadoes are reported in the U.S. each year. The unique geography and location of the U.S. puts our nation at risk for these violent storms far more than any other country in the world.
Agrible® has a new tool to help the farming community by giving users the power of aerial insights. Pocket Drone Control is new software technology that makes drones easy to use and effective. It works with Crop Copter UAV's to let users quickly see how much damage a field has following a weather event or pest stress.
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Although most parts of the U.S. have experienced some brief periods of very cold temps this winter, overall temperatures have been several degrees above normal for this time of year.
Agrible® and Crop Copter are two Central Illinois companies teaming up to change how growers collect and share information about their fields. They are going one step further to bring you aerial-insights with the power of Morning Farm Report® and Crop Copter drones, right to your fingertips. Agrible’s Pocket Drone Control is an iOS app that lets you quickly see how much damage your field has following a weather event or pest stress.
Here at Agrible, we like our data like we like our coffee - continuously. So, this month's copy of CSA News really came through with the perfect coffee break reading material! As science, weather, and ag nerds, we have a soft spot in our hearts for long-term agricultural experimental plots, and this was a great chance to learn more.
Agrible is now recognized as one of SVG Partners' THRIVE Top 50 - an annual ranking of "agricultural companies to know" who are powering the future of farming. This list honors companies across six areas of expertise within ag: biotechnology, connected devices, cloud services/SaaS, robotics and automation, big data & analytics, and supply chain & infrastructure.
Sustainability is a widely discussed topic throughout the industry. One organization that is leading the way in sustainability efforts is Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture. We sat down with Betsy Hickman, Vice President of Stakeholder Engagement and Implementation for Field to Market for an explanation on what this organization is doing and why.
Agrible® is revolutionizing the sustainability story. We are proud to announce that we are an approved data partner of Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture.
Chief Technology Officer, Tim Kuehlhorn, brings his knowledge and expertise to architecting the technology strategy for the Morning Farm Report® web platform.
Did you know that 2017 is the Year of the Rooster in the Chinese lunar calendar?
The Rooster, as described by Chinese zodiac interpretations, is symbolic of the hardworking, punctual individual who, prior to alarm clocks, would wake each day with the sound of the Rooster's crow.
Each year on February 2, we have a long standing tradition of asking a groundhog in Pennsylvania his opinion on the weather for the remainder of winter and the start of spring. The tradition goes back over 130 years, and the most famous of groundhogs is ‘Punxsutawney Phil’ from Pennsylvania.