MyAgData Leader: Getting to Know Rex Garthaus

When we launched our leadership series, we did so with the intention of spotlighting the people behind our brand. Why? Because consumers are more likely to trust a company when they know more about the team behind the brand. Our series began with a look at women in...

Why Precision Agriculture Results in Cost Savings for Farmers

With advances in technology, it’s no surprise that cost savings is the number motivator for farmers when it comes to precision agriculture. Cost savings is also the primary reason that more and more farmers are using precision farming technology each year. Why?...

Farmers: Don’t Make Your FSA Appointment Just Yet!

Starting June 25, 2018, the USDA will launch an acreage reporting pilot program to test new ag technologies with an eye toward reducing producers’ increasingly heavy administrative burden. You, your agent, or your service provider will now be able to report acreage...

The MyAgData Memo: April 2018

Even though it feels like we should be putting the Christmas lights up again here in the  Midwest, the calendar insists warmer and dryer weather is on the way. Soil temperature and moisture will soon hit their targets, and when the bullfrogs emerge the planters will...