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Precision Ag Potential Pending
Emily Unglesbee DTN Staff Reporter
Mon Aug 10, 2015 11:42 AM CDT

ST. LOUIS (DTN) -- For such a forward-looking group, the leaders of the precision agriculture industry waxed awfully nostalgic last week in St. Louis. InfoAg, a conference devoted to showcasing precision ag technology, was celebrating its 20th birthday, and industry leaders indulged in a little reminiscing.

Paul Fixen, senior vice president of the International Plant Nutrition Institute (IPNI), kicked off the conference with a PowerPoint slide filled with highlights from 1995: an AOL start-up screen, Amazon and EBay's first websites, and a picture of Monica Lewinsky.

The images (minus the latter) were meant to celebrate how far technology -- and ...

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