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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Talking UAVs and Software with Sentera

Talking UAVs And Software With Sentera

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In this episode Tony Kramer sits down with Zach Frappier from Sentera to discuss these updates and the tools that Sentera has developed to help farmers and consultants be successful.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: The Economics of Precision Ag with the USDA

The Economics of Precision Ag with the USDA

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In this episode we speak with David Schimmelpfennig, a senior economist with the USDA's Economic Research Service. Much of his research has focused on precision agriculture adoption throughout the country, and he shares some their findings on the economics of precision agriculture technology on the farm.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Danny Schulz - Moorhead, MN

RDO Equipment Co.'s 50th Anniversary - Celebrating Our People

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This week’s podcast is a little out of the ordinary. It features an interview with Danny Schulz, longtime employee of RDO Equipment Co. In fact, Danny has worked for RDO for more than 45 years! He currently works in the Parts Department at our Moorhead, MN location.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Nick Arndt

Nick Arndt, RDO Equipment Co., on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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Ready for spring? Host Tony Kramer invited Nick Arndt on the latest episode of the podcast to talk about all things John Deere Lawn & Garden.
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RDO Agriculture Technology Podcast with Kelsey VanOverbeke

Kelsey Van Overbeke, WinField United, on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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In this episode, we speak with an agronomist about how she uses the John Deere Operations Center to help growers make better decisions.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: 100 Years of John Deere Tractors

Neil Dahlstrom, John Deere, on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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In this special episode, we speak with Neil Dahlstrom, manager of corporate archives and history at John Deere Company, about John Deere's milestone of manufacturing tractors for 100 years. Starting with the purchase of the Waterloo Gasoline Engine Company in 1918, John Deere has had a rich history of innovation and has focused on the needs of their customers.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Brent Horner, RDO Equipment Co

Brent Horner, RDO Equipment Co., on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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In this episode we speak with Brent Horner, a product specialist supervisor with RDO Equipment Co. based in Western North Dakota, about John Deere's Large Ag Integrated Solutions training.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Lacey Ridge Farms

Steve and Donald Lacey, Lacey Ridge Farms, on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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In this episode we sit down with Lacey Ridge Farms, one of RDO Equipment Co.'s many valued customers, to discuss their 2017 farming season. Lacey Ridge Farms is a diverse operation in Minnesota, and utilized many new pieces of equipment and technology from John Deere this season.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Sara Epps, RDO Water

Sara Epps, RDO Water, on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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Host Tony Kramer invited Sara on the podcast to talk about drip irrigation. In addition to discussing background on the process and some of its benefits, including water use efficiency and ability to work on any terrain, she also shared her process for designing drip irrigation systems and a little bit on RDO Water’s exciting new drip tape retrieval service.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Matthew Grassi, Precision Ag Professional

Matthew Grassi, PrecisionAg Professional, on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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Host Tony Kramer invited Matthew on the podcast for a conversation on current precision agriculture trends and what’s next for this maturing market, plus Matthew’s thoughts on the most exciting precision ag development of 2017 (hint: John Deere was involved).
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Jeremy Smith, RDO Equipment Co.

Vineyard Agriculture Equipment on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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In our latest episode, we're covering some of the vineyard solutions offered by RDO Equipment Co. at stores in Sacramento, Salinas, and Santa Maria, highlighting equipment from Blueline, ERO, and Gregoire.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Aaron Brehmer, RDO Equipment Co.

Aaron Brehmer, RDO Equipment Co., on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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Host Tony Kramer takes us where few podcasts have been: inside a new John Deere S780 combine with Product Specialist, Aaron Brehmer.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Nate Dorsey, RDO Equipment Co.

Nate Dorsey, RDO Equipment Co. Agronomist, on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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With recent, exciting updates to the Operations Center, it's a great time to have another another conversation about new offerings from John Deere.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Dick Muhlbeier, RDO Equipment Co.

Dick Muhlbeier, RDO Equipment Co., on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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Host Tony Kramer invited Dick on the podcast to talk about the different displays available in the Gen 4 family, how these new models differ from the Green Star 3 2630 display, and the options growers have for making these ideally-suited to their individual needs.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Ben Hilde, RDO Equipment Co.

Ben Hilde, RDO Equipment Co., on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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Host Tony Kramer invited Ben on the podcast to talk about John Deere’s 4 Series Sprayers, and three of the newer technology offerings: AutoTrac Vision and RowSense, ExactApply, and Carbon Fiber Booms.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Big Iron 2017

John Deere at Big Iron on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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Host Tony Kramer invited three John Deere employees on the podcast to talk about new equipment and what’s being highlighted at the show this year.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Erin Hightower, RDO Equipment Co.

Erin Hightower, RDO Equipment Co., on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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Host Tony Kramer invited Erin on the podcast to continue last episode’s discussion of John Deere Field Connect, specifically, the data management side, and areas including soil moisture, leaf wetness, temperature, wind speed, and rain.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Chip Lembcke, RDO Equipment Co.

Chip Lembcke, RDO Equipment Co., on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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Host – and fellow Product Specialist – Tony Kramer invited Chip on the podcast to talk about John Deere Field Connect. From monitoring soil moisture to tracking weather data, the system is designed to help growers make timely irrigation decisions.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Dr. Abbey Wick

Dr. Abbey Wick, North Dakota State University, on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

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For how in-tune she is with the crops, fields, and farmers in the Red River Valley, one might think Dr. Abbey Wick grew up in the Midwest and spent years around agriculture. Surprisingly, neither is true.
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