Live with Smart Nitrogen at #MSFGS17

Chuck Zimmerman Audio, Farm Shows, Fertilizer, Video

We’re hearing a lot about SMART Farming today so Smart Nitrogen makes a lot of sense don’t you think? That’s what ESN is all about – Smart Nitrogen. It is a urea granule comprised of 44% nitrogen, contained within a flexible polymer coating. This coating protects the nitrogen from loss mechanisms and releases nitrogen in response to soil temperature. ESN …

Audio, Farm Shows, Fertilizer, Video

The AgLaunch Startup Station Debuts at #MSFGS17

Chuck Zimmerman Ag Group, Audio, Farm Shows, ZimmCast

A new program that debuted during the Mid-South Farm & Gin Show was the AgLaunch Startup Station. This idea caught my eye as an entrepreneur and AgNerd because the potential for new technologies and startup companies is huge, I tell you, HUGE. I sat down with Pete Nelson, Chairman/CEO, Ag Innovation Development Group, to learn about the AgLaunch innovation platform. …

Ag Group, Audio, Farm Shows, ZimmCast

Calgary Welcomes @AgriTrend 2016 Farm Forum Event

Cindy Zimmerman Events, Farm Shows

The AGRI-TREND® 2016 FARM FORUM EVENT is coming up next month in Calgary, Alberta with the theme LEARN & GROW. The event, which will be held December 6-8 at the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre, brings over 1000 attendees together to see the latest innovations, learn from top experts from the world’s leading agricultural companies, and share information among the largest …

Events, Farm Shows

Record Year At Mid-South Farm & Gin Show

Lizzy Schultz Ag Group, Audio, Cotton, Events, Farm Shows

The 64th Annual 2016 Mid South Farm & Gin Show was held last week at the Cook Convention Center in Memphis, Tennessee. The event has been held in the same location since its beginning, and is sponsored by the Southern Cotton Ginners Association(SCGA). The spacious facility offered the 17,000 attendees a four-story trade show, hosting 400 exhibitors from around 40 …

Ag Group, Audio, Cotton, Events, Farm Shows

Largest Indoor Ag Trade Show Meets Expectations

Jamie Johansen Agribusiness, Audio, Farm Shows, FMC, National Farm Machinery Show, New Holland, NFMS

The National Farm Machinery Show continues to be one of the largest-attended events at the Kentucky Exposition Center. Held Feb. 10 – 13 this year, attendees, exhibitors and agribusiness professionals totaled 295,258. Our team has brought you audio and photos from the event and want to once again thank our sponsors New Holland Agriculture and FMC. You can find our …

Agribusiness, Audio, Farm Shows, FMC, National Farm Machinery Show, New Holland, NFMS

2015 NCGA Yield Winner Speaks At #NFMS16

Taylor Truckey Audio, Corn, Farm Shows, National Farm Machinery Show, NCGA, NFMS

Attendees at the National Farm Machinery Show had the chance to hear from Randy Dowdy, a 2015 NCGA Yield Contest Winner. Dowdy farms in southern Georgia and claimed the first place prize in the irrigated category with a high yield of 486.1594 bushels/acre. During his presentation, Dowdy explained that a near 500 bu yield doesn’t happen overnight. For years, he …

Audio, Corn, Farm Shows, National Farm Machinery Show, NCGA, NFMS

48th Annual Championship Tractor Pulls At NFMS

Taylor Truckey Farm Shows, National Farm Machinery Show, NFMS, Tractor

The 48th Annual Championship Tractor Pull will once again be held at Freedom Hall during the National Farm Machinery Show next week. The top pullers in the country will return to Louisville to compete for the title of Grand Champion and a share of nearly $250,000 in prize money. Each year more than 500 teams apply to pull in the …

Farm Shows, National Farm Machinery Show, NFMS, Tractor

USFRA Releases Sustainability Research

Jamie Johansen Ag Group, Farm Progress Show, Farm Shows, Sustainability, USFRA

During the Farm Progress Show this morning, U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance (USFRA) announced the results of a new survey on consumer views on farming and ranching sustainability. “For USFRA, no question about agriculture is off the table,” said USFRA chair Nancy Kavazanjian during the press conference. “We want to make sure farmers and ranchers are involved in the most …

Ag Group, Farm Progress Show, Farm Shows, Sustainability, USFRA

2015 Farm Progress Show Grand Opening

Jamie Johansen Agribusiness, Equipment, Farm Progress Show, Farm Shows, Video

The crowds have gathered and no rain in the forecast. The nation’s largest outdoor farm show is underway with more than 600 exhibitors and more than 300 acres of field demonstrations. Today, here at Farm Progress Show, we have cloudy skies, but temperatures are expected to be in the 90s. But don’t worry attendees will be cooled off with 43 …

Agribusiness, Equipment, Farm Progress Show, Farm Shows, Video