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Using technology to improve potato production

Potatoes are a staple in diets around the world. Charles Miller with Solynta, a leading seed potato breeding company, says innovative hybrid potato breeding technologies help improve production and tackle global food insecurity. AUDIO: Healthy Living on potatoes ... Using... Read More.

A closer look at easy-to-use new ag equipment technology

A tractor marketing segment lead with CASE-IH says hay and livestock producers need a tractor that can do many things and to do that, equipment needs an easy-to-use interface. “We all use our smart phones everyday and for the most part, those phones are... Read More.

Embracing new baler technology

A hay and forage market manager with John Deere says good baler automation takes the guess work out of putting up hay bales. “You get the right bale coming out at the right weight,” says Kaylene Ballesteros. She says new technology can also help farmers... Read More.

Trends to watch: technology & consumer demand

An agri-food intelligence company says rapidly changing technology in the food system and consumer preferences are two major drivers for the future of agriculture. AimPoint Research Director of Communications Jennifer Coleman tells Brownfield since the pandemic, consumers are shifting toward more of a ‘food... Read More.

In-Cab Technology

Eastern Iowa farmer Lance Lillibridge welcomed Brownfield into the cab this fall as he applied fertilizer and highlighted the John Deere technology he uses on his farm. He tells Brownfield the 4640 monitor provides guidance, rate controllers and other features to help him maximize efficiency.