Climate recently announced it has acquired VitalFields, a farm management software company based in Estonia. VitalFields allows farmers to plan, manage and analyze all field activities. It simplifies farmers’ ability to track and report all of their crop inputs digitally, which helps them show compliance with EU environmental standards.
With today’s genetic weed-fighting seed technologies and new formulations of old active ingredients, there’s an almost bewildering array of parameters growers must follow to abide by label requirements and minimize risk of damaging their crops or those of others. Read moreRead More »
When CALS alumnus and tobacco grower Brandon Batten needed to streamline his baling process 10 years ago, he designed and built the automation himself. His homemade hydraulic-powered conveyors, scales and overhead chain-pulley system cut a day-long process down to an hour. Read moreRead More »