With margins squeezed tighter than a gopher in a hay baler, efficiency and cost containment have become agriculture’s near-term mantra. Effectively marketing your crop to maximize income is critical, but as you prepare for the coming growing season, consider the expense side of the ledger.
By now, you’ve likely already begun implementing your 2015 cropping plan — seed order is in; your fall fertilizer is down; spring fertilizer is locked in; herbicide decisions are formulated. As you continue developing next year’s plan, don’t forget to factor in some flexibility.
There’s a good chance data breaches have affected you or someone you know. Although data breaches at financial institutions and retailers directly threaten our bank accounts and grab national headlines, how often do we think about data security on the job?
We all know the slogan “There’s an app for that.” But knowing which apps to try isn’t always easy. Here are some we think help increase productivity while managing operations. Grab your tablet or smart phone and give them a try.
The Case IH 2015 lineup is designed to meet the wide range of producer equipment and service needs. Have you seen the new products at the fall farm shows? What ones are you most excited to put to work in your operation? (more…)
Case IH – along with several other organizations – is supporting the recent launch of the Open Ag Data Alliance (OADA). Its mission is to ensure farmers have full data access, along with security and privacy. This video features OADA Lead Aaron Ault, who is a Senior Research Engineer for the Open Ag Technology Group with Purdue University and a farmer himself. (more…)
Today’s planter technology allows producers to place seeds precisely where they want them. Now, thanks to Case IH and Precision Planting®, producers can take that technology to a new level by adding valuable new options that fit their individual needs. (more…)
Mother Nature may have put a damper on Farm Progress Show – the third day being cancelled due to stormy, wet weather – but Case IH had a strong showing on Tuesday and Wednesday. We are thankful for the many visitors who came out and had a chance to get an up-close look at the new Case IH products that complete the Efficient Power line up. The Be Ready stage featured experts speaking on hot industry topics and was a hit with attendees. (more…)
The 2014 Farm Progress Show in Boone, Iowa, is the place to be next week, August 26-28. The Case IH lot #867 will be packed with new and industry-leading products. What’s more, a Be Ready Stage will host industry insiders speaking on issues impacting your business, including: (more…)