NEWS
DTN Unveils New On-Farm Weather Station
Bryce Anderson DTN Ag Meteorologist and DTN Analyst
Mon Aug 26, 2013 11:07 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- The next generation of on-farm weather information -- including field-level observations, forecast information and analysis -- is set for introduction by DTN at the Farm Progress Show in Decatur, Ill., Aug. 27-29. The DTN Weather Station will allow producers to have a full accounting of weather happenings in specific fields, as opposed to relying on observations or forecasts from a station many miles away.

"We have had many requests for more site-specific on-farm weather capability," said Todd Meyer, DTN weather business development manager. "We're pleased to offer this state-of-the-art instrument and service."

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