"You need boots, not gigabytes…"
(Blog read time: 31/2 minutes plus video) There is a saying in production agriculture based on an old Chinese proverb that says: “The best fertilizer for a farmer’s crop is their shadow.” This makes up our 2nd guiding principle every farm manager should adopt that is “Make decisions from the field”.
Several years ago, Jenn and I were invited to tour and speak at Horsch’s AgVision Research Farm in Downs, Illinois. We were initially involved in a field research project with Horsch via one of their local dealers Genuine Agriculture (genAG). Our trip to Downs was a great opportunity to [...]