RTK Now Available For Raven Cruizer

Chuck Zimmerman Agribusiness, Apps, Audio, National Farm Machinery Show, Precision Agriculture, Raven

Our AgWired iPhone App (soon to be Android too), Raven Industries, was on location at the National Farm Machinery Show. I visited with Paul Welbig to find out what’s new. It looks like what’s new is an addition to their Cruizer product. This year farmers will have RTK available with the system. With this capability you can do high accuracy …

Agribusiness, Apps, Audio, National Farm Machinery Show, Precision Agriculture, Raven


Chuck Zimmerman Apps, Audio, Monsanto, National Farm Machinery Show, Soybean

With mobile apps on my mind, my attention was caught by a billboard in the Monsanto/Asgrow booth at the National Farm Machinery Show for AsgrowMobile.com. It’s not an app but a smartphone friendly website for growers to find the latest soybean information that includes a Rep/Dealer Locator, Seed Resource Guide, Yield Information and more. I spoke with Kirby Bacon, Asgrow, …

Apps, Audio, Monsanto, National Farm Machinery Show, Soybean

National Ethanol Conference App

Chuck Zimmerman Apps, Ethanol

Apps for trade shows and conferences are becoming more and more popular. The next one I’ll be using is the National Ethanol Conference App in Phoenix. * Get 24 hour access to unique, on-the-go information, maps and networking. * Organize your schedule. * Navigate using the conference map. * Stay in the know with important alerts and the most up-to-date …

Apps, Ethanol

Raven Industries Sponsors AgWired iPhone App

Chuck Zimmerman Agribusiness, Apps, Audio, Precision Agriculture, Raven

ZimmComm is happy to announce Raven Industries as our newest sponsor. Raven is taking a big leap into the support of cutting edge information distribution by becoming our first AgWired iPhone App sponsor! Don’t have the AgWired App on your iPhone yet? Then what are you waiting for? If you’ve already got the AgWired App then make sure you get …

Agribusiness, Apps, Audio, Precision Agriculture, Raven

First iPad Dairy App From Virtus Nutrition

Chuck Zimmerman Apps, Dairy

Virtus Nutrition now has the first iPad dairy app. The Virtus Nutrition app hosts a wealth of information for dairy producers, nutritionists and others interested in the latest on Omega fatty acid technology for improved dairy cattle nutrition. Download this app to access the Omega Value Calculator, which provides detailed analysis of the value of feeding Prequel 21 (omega-6s) and …

Apps, Dairy

Farm Futures Smartphone App

Chuck Zimmerman Apps, Media

The Farm Progress Companies has just announced another smartphone app. This one for Farm Futures and available for both android and iPhone platforms. Farm Futures now offers the agricultural industry’s first management-oriented smartphone application that provides the most current and insightful market analysis, enhanced user-customized live CBOT/CME market quotes, ag news and audio content – and more – all updated …

Apps, Media

International Poultry Expo Guide App

Chuck Zimmerman Apps, Poultry Expo

Once again this year the International Poultry Expo makes it easy to navigate with their iPhone/iPad app. The show started this last year. It’s on my iPhone and iPad and I’ll be using it there next week! The IPE Guide App gives you a wealth of information on the International Poultry Expo/International Feed Expo, held in Atlanta, GA, January 26-28, …

Apps, Poultry Expo

Cooking With Your iPad

Chuck Zimmerman Apps, Food

Got iPad? Want to use it in the kitchen more? Get the Cookineo App. A recent study (OTO Research Fullsix November 2010) covering user interest for iPad content, has reported a paradox : although the kitchen is the room where we spend most of our time every day, it is not a spontaneous answer to the question “where do you …

Apps, Food