How WCFA has helped shape my career in ag

How WCFA has helped shape my career in ag

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.

Agrible® partners with ADM to give its customers free Morning Farm Report subscriptions for 2017 growing season

 
 

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CONTACT: Cynthia Bruno
Agrible, Inc. 
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Champaign, IL March 2, 2017 

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. 

About Agrible
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.

About ADM
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.

Agrible Values the Agricultural Data Transparency Evaluator Seal

Agrible Values the Agricultural Data Transparency Evaluator Seal

Agrible® was one of the first companies to go through the Ag Data Transparency Evaluator (ADTE) process and get its seal of approval. The American Farm Bureau Federation supports this process because it ensures growers understand where their data is going and who has access and control over it.

New Agrible Pocket Drone Control ag app makes drones easy

New Agrible Pocket Drone Control ag app makes drones easy

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. 

New App to Help You Farm Smarter

New App to Help You Farm Smarter

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.

Agrible featured in THRIVE Top 50

Agrible featured in THRIVE Top 50

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. 

What is Field to Market?

What is Field to Market?

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.