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Big data has become a buzzword in agriculture. Big data is seen to have a role in potentially increasing food production and working to make agriculture more environmentally sustainable. As more and...

Developing Issues in Agriculture: Economic Issues Related to Big Data in Agriculture

Thursday, Mar. 3, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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PHoto by Edwin Remsberg Big data has become a buzzword in agriculture. Big data is seen to have a role in potentially increasing food production and working to make agriculture more environmentally sustainable. As more and more opportunities develop that allow farmers to utilize data being...

Farm Leases and Big Data: Issues That Cannot Be Settled By a Handshake Deal

Photo by Edwin Remsberg This post should not be considered legal advice Before we get started on the topic, I have to issue a nerd alert because I find most of the issues related to data gathered from precision ag, yield monitors, etc. to be utterly cool and dealing with the ownership issues of the...

Big Data: What’s the Big Deal?

You see it all over the Internet, local and national news stations, but what actually is “big data” and what do you need to know about it as pertains to agriculture? In short, “big data” is aggregated data (a bunch of information) gathered from numerous farming operations. For example, if you are...
September October 2014 LES Newsletter
This newsletter includes stories on saving RoundUp Ready seeds, Big Data, Agricultural research updates, nutrient managment, and pesticide voucher training.More info
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