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A New Brand Identity For Jamesway

Valmetal Group unveils the new logo for its Jamesway Farm Equipment division.The Valmetal Group is unifying its ranges of feeding equipment (Valmetal) and manure handling systems (Jamesway) under a single brand. The Jamesway brand was created in 1912 and was acquired in 2006 by the Valmetal Group. Jamesway manure handling equipment will soon begin a transition to the Valmetal brand, presenting a single, strong brand name as the leader in on-farm material handling equipment. The product line...

NCF Accepting Applications For CME Beef Industry Scholarships

The National Cattlemen's Foundation is now accepting applications for 2019-2020 beef industry scholarships sponsored by CME Group. Ten scholarships of $1,500 each will be awarded to outstanding students pursuing careers in the beef industry."The CME Beef Industry Scholarship is an investment in the next generation of cattle producers. CME Group is pleased to support the brightest talent of cattlemen and women, while promoting future participation in an industry that is critical to feeding the...

Product Spotlight

Bale Processors

In a livestock operation there are many important ingredients that will help ensure success—hay bales are one of those ingredients. Using a bale processor will allow you to maximize each hay bale. From feed to bedding, a bale processor can make your operation more efficient. Looking for more information? Each manufacturer has their contact information listed below the product.

Yield Monitoring

Yield monitor accuracy is typically defined at the field level.For decision making and improving field performance year over year, growers need accurate yield information that is trustworthy at any point in the field. Here are a few that we are highlighting in our Harvest Edition.

Featured Articles

Are Cover Crops Right for Your Operation?

Here are 3 questions to ask yourself before taking the plungeAre cover crops all peaches and cream? Not exactly, say the experts. Cover crops can improve soil health, including increased infiltration, organic matter and biological activity, as well as reduce soil erosion and compaction. Add in a greater ability to reduce nutrient loss, and it is easy to see why cover crops are popular.

Technology Times

Purdue Students Launch Drone Startup To Help Reduce Farming Costs

Aerial Agriculture LLC, a startup company launched by Purdue University students, aims to revolutionize the agricultural industry by building drones in-house to capture multispectral images of entire crop fields. This technology could allow farmers to reduce excess fertilizer and input costs while simultaneously increasing yields. Aerial Agriculture LLC, a tech startup founded by undergraduate students in Purdue’s College of Engineering, developed and piloted agricultural drones that can capture specialized images of entire crop fields. The drones captured images can be stitched together into maps, which are direct representations of the crops’ health. The technology ultimately reduces input costs and increases farmers’ yields.