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Klinefelter: By the Numbers
Danny Klinefelter DTN Farm Business Advisor
Wed Mar 11, 2015 07:07 AM CDT

Most farmers are very aware of new developments in production technology and are focused on the current cost and returns of making an investment. Given an extended outlook for continuing tight margins, cost is often the primary investment consideration. On the other hand, I worry that many are overlooking the consequences of waiting on some of the priority items.

Cloud-based farm management systems are helping growers track field-by-field records with an accuracy few thought possible just a few years ago. More than a half-dozen agribusinesses have all launched commercial applications in the U.S., and several Canadian firms also are joining ...

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