Scott Shearer, professor and chair of the Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering at The Ohio State University, walks farmers through blockchain and cryptocurrencies and what impact they will have for farmers in the future.
Bobby Vick, co-founder and chief technology officer of spadeGEO, covers drone data collection and incorporating data on the farm.
Sierra Young, assistant professor of agricultural engineering at North Carolina State University, talks about machine learning, drones and sensor- or image-focused technology.
Jared Day, products and systems specialist of John Deere, discusses equipment technology for sprayers and planters, and how farmers can use the technology to its full potential on the farm.
Kevin McNew, chief economist with Farmers Business Network, Inc., talks about how big data and machine learning create value for farmers.
Katherine Drake Stowe, research coordinator for the North Carolina Soybean Producers Association, closes out the virtual field days with a conversation with some of the NCSPA board members.
Jason Ward, assistant professor of agricultural engineering at North Carolina State University, talks about how you can find value on your farm by implementing traceability.
Do you need to replant soybeans this year? Knowing the facts about your existing stand and regional trends can help you make a sound decision this spring. Dr. Rachel Vann with NC State Extension shares some pointers.
Planting soybeans early? Learn about seedling diseases and how to prevent them during cool, wet weather from NC State’s Extension Specialist. Dr. Lindsey Thiessen.