Management http://westernfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6111/more en New farm data coalition puts farmers in the driver’s seat http://westernfarmpress.com/management/new-farm-data-coalition-puts-farmers-driver-s-seat <div class="field-deck"> Agricultural Data Coalition </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Thanks to precision agriculture and advancements in equipment and computing technology, America&rsquo;s farmers are building a treasure trove of production information that will help fuel future innovation.</p> <p>A new organization, the Agricultural Data Coalition (ADC), plans to help farmers better control, manage, and maximize the value of their data.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/new-farm-data-coalition-puts-farmers-driver-s-seat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/new-farm-data-coalition-puts-farmers-driver-s-seat#comments Management Mon, 25 Apr 2016 16:51:00 +0000 166691 at http://westernfarmpress.com Topcon develops new initiative to manage data http://westernfarmpress.com/management/topcon-develops-new-initiative-manage-data <div class="node-body article-body">Topcon develops new initiative to manage data</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/topcon-develops-new-initiative-manage-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/topcon-develops-new-initiative-manage-data#comments Management Mon, 07 Mar 2016 23:18:00 +0000 165491 at http://westernfarmpress.com Cal ASFMRA Outlook Agribusiness Conf., April 7, Visalia http://westernfarmpress.com/management/cal-asfmra-outlook-agribusiness-conf-april-7-visalia <div class="field-deck"> Event slated for April 4-8 at downtown convention center </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Outlook 2016 agribusiness conference coming to Visalia Convention Center</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/cal-asfmra-outlook-agribusiness-conf-april-7-visalia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/cal-asfmra-outlook-agribusiness-conf-april-7-visalia#comments Management Business Mon, 29 Feb 2016 22:38:00 +0000 165251 at http://westernfarmpress.com <p>The California Chapter of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers will hold its annual outlook conference April 7 at the Visalia Convention Center.</p> California weed science gathering continues to grow http://westernfarmpress.com/management/california-weed-science-gathering-continues-grow <div class="node-body gallery-body">California Weed Science Society talks challenges at annual meeting</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/california-weed-science-gathering-continues-grow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/california-weed-science-gathering-continues-grow#comments Alfalfa Grapes Management Orchard Crops Rice Tree Nuts Vegetables Groups & Organizations Mon, 25 Jan 2016 20:12:00 +0000 164421 at http://westernfarmpress.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">Past&nbsp;</span>CWSS<span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;Board Chairman Rick Miller, left, presented&nbsp;</span>UCCE<span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;Weed Specialist Steven&nbsp;</span>Fennimore<span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;the 2016 Award of Excellence for his work with&nbsp;</span>CWSS<span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;on a book to educate managers on principles of weed control.</span></p> FMC introduces Preemptor SC fungicide for corn, wheat, soybean http://westernfarmpress.com/management/fmc-introduces-preemptor-sc-fungicide-corn-wheat-soybean <div class="node-body article-body"><p>FMC Agricultural Solutions has announced the release of Preemptor SC fungicide which provides corn, soybean and wheat growers with full-season fungicidal benefits in as little as just one early application.</p> <p>&ldquo;Applying a fungicide early gives corn and soybean growers more application options, providing greater flexibility with application timing and rates,&rdquo; said Adam Prestegord, FMC Agricultural Solutions North America product manager.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/fmc-introduces-preemptor-sc-fungicide-corn-wheat-soybean" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/fmc-introduces-preemptor-sc-fungicide-corn-wheat-soybean#comments Management Corn Fungicides Wheat Fri, 18 Dec 2015 14:59:00 +0000 163671 at http://westernfarmpress.com Agworld, CDMS partner on crop protection-nutrition info http://westernfarmpress.com/management/agworld-cdms-partner-crop-protection-nutrition-info <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Agworld, a leading provider of mobile farm management software, announces a new partnership with CDMS to provide crop protection and other product compliance information within Agworld&rsquo;s comprehensive platform.</p> <p>This partnership allows&nbsp;Agworld&nbsp;to better serve their customers by providing the most accurate and current product information available for crop protection and crop nutrition.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/agworld-cdms-partner-crop-protection-nutrition-info" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/agworld-cdms-partner-crop-protection-nutrition-info#comments Management Tue, 17 Nov 2015 20:12:00 +0000 163091 at http://westernfarmpress.com PCAs encouraged to expand advice into sustainability http://westernfarmpress.com/management/pcas-encouraged-expand-advice-sustainability <div class="field-deck"> As industries tackle sustainability, growers are asking for help, one leader says </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pest Control Advisors encouraged to help growers achieve sustainability standards</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/pcas-encouraged-expand-advice-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/pcas-encouraged-expand-advice-sustainability#comments Management Orchard Crops Tree Nuts Vegetables Almonds Grapes Pecans Pistachios Walnuts Wed, 11 Nov 2015 16:12:00 +0000 162911 at http://westernfarmpress.com <p>Those with professional licenses sign in to receive their continuing education credits at the annual CAPCA conference in Reno, Nev.&nbsp;</p> Syngenta adds Orondis fungicide for vegetable, potato, tobacco http://westernfarmpress.com/management/syngenta-adds-orondis-fungicide-vegetable-potato-tobacco <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Syngenta announces that Orondis fungicide is now approved for use by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as the first fungicide in the Fungicide Resistance Action Committee ( FRAC) group U15.</p> <p>Pending state registrations, Orondis could be available for the 2016 season.</p> <p>Orondis contains the active ingredient oxathiapiprolin and offers a new mode of action for control of economically important soil and foliar diseases caused by Oomycete fungi in vegetables, potatoes, and tobacco.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/syngenta-adds-orondis-fungicide-vegetable-potato-tobacco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/syngenta-adds-orondis-fungicide-vegetable-potato-tobacco#comments Management Fungicides Vegetables Mon, 14 Sep 2015 14:35:00 +0000 161631 at http://westernfarmpress.com AGCO introduces SOLO AGCO EDITION UAV http://westernfarmpress.com/management/agco-introduces-solo-agco-edition-uav <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="http://cts.vresp.com/c/?Broadhead/7e3638e4f7/303ec71654/e5745b0328">AGCO Corporation</a> announces its new <a href="http://cts.vresp.com/c/?Broadhead/7e3638e4f7/303ec71654/6a04af9775">SOLO AGCO EDITION</a> unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).</p> <p>Utilizing intuitive mission planning and cloud-based, high-resolution mapping software, the UAV is easy to use and can increase farmers&#39; efficiency.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/agco-introduces-solo-agco-edition-uav" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/agco-introduces-solo-agco-edition-uav#comments Management Tue, 04 Aug 2015 15:03:00 +0000 160581 at http://westernfarmpress.com Iteris, Conservis Corp. partner on decision support analytics for farm management http://westernfarmpress.com/management/iteris-conservis-corp-partner-decision-support-analytics-farm-management <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Interis, Inc. has partnered with Conservis Corp. to integrate Iteris&#39; ClearAg Visualization Components and Advisory Services into Conservis&#39; next-generation farm management information system (FMIS) platform.</p> <p>Conservis&#39; FMIS platform manages more than $8 billion of farm assets at all stages of production, providing growers with real-time management including planning, purchasing, planting, harvesting, and marketing control.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/iteris-conservis-corp-partner-decision-support-analytics-farm-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/iteris-conservis-corp-partner-decision-support-analytics-farm-management#comments Management Wed, 22 Jul 2015 18:25:00 +0000 160331 at http://westernfarmpress.com