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Agricultre Technology Podcast: Precision Dealer Survey

Agriculture Technology Podcast: Precision Dealer Survey

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Purdue University, in partnership with CropLife magazine, surveys crop input dealers regarding their use of precision ag services. It is the longest-running, continuous survey of precision agriculture practices in the U.S. Dr. Bruce Erickson from Purdue joins this week's podcast to discuss.
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Construction worker operating a McGough Topcon Total Station

The Topcon GT Robotic Total Station for EDM Accuracy

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Watch how Topcon's Total Station’s high-performance prism tracking and powerful, long-range EDM combine with RDO’s world-class service and support.
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4 Actionable Safety Tips

The Basics: Actionable Equipment Safety Best Practices

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No matter a company’s situation or unique characteristics, one factor remains consistent across all: a safety program is a must.
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May Top Stories

In Case You Missed It: Most Popular Stories from May

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From helpful tips to company news to a video equipment comparison, this month’s most popular stories came in different formats and gave readers multiple ways to buy the equipment they need.
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John Deere 345G Delivers on the Jobsite

High Standards and Heavy Equipment for Pesado Construction Co.

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For most companies that operate heavy equipment, service is as much of the buying decision as features, benefits, even price. In the case of San Antonio-based Pesado Construction Co., this statement rings true, and it speaks to the company’s longtime partnership with RDO Equipment Co.
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Day of Play Coming Soon

Day of Play Community Events Begin Next Week

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A fun day awaits the entire family at RDO Equipment Co. Day of Play events this summer. Several Day of Play events are planned in June and July at RDO stores in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota.
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ERO Grapeliner Grape Harvester Machine Walkaround

ERO Grapeliner Grape Harvester Machine Walkaround

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RDO Equipment Co. offers the ERO Grapeliner Harvester, a high-quality picking machine with exceptional hill-climbing ability for steep and rolling terrain.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Precision Ag in Cotton

Agriculture Technology Podcast: Precision Ag in the Cotton Industry

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Precision ag technology in the cotton industry, now on the Agriculture Technology podcast.
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5 Reasons to Rent a Roller

Reasons to Rent a Roller for Quality Compaction

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Whether asphalt or dirt, the right roller can make a big difference in quality of compaction and overall time on the job. Rollers may not be the most popular construction machine but they’re essential to projects requiring a stable foundation. Here are five reasons why renting a roller might be a company’s best choice.
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Two people riding a John Deere Lawnmower and John Deere Zeroturn on a lawn

How To Choose a Riding Lawn Mower or Zero-Turn Mower

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Learn more about each mower’s maneuverability, speed, and other factors to help decided if a riding lawn mower is the best choice or if a ZTR will work best.
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Better Jobsite Connections from Wilson Electronics

RDO Integrated Controls Partners with Wilson Electronics

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RDO Integrated Controls has partnered with Wilson Electronics, a manufacturer of cellular signal boosters and amplifiers.
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50 Years: Lessons, Leadership, Loaders

50 Years of Lessons, Leadership, and John Deere Wheel Loaders

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John Deere began with one man and one leap of faith. RDO Equipment Co. also began with one man, a leap of faith, and an agriculture background. And that's not where the similarities end.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Irrigation Tech

Agriculture Technology Podcast: Irrigation Tech

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What kind of irrigation technology are growers utilizing today? Paul McFadden, RDO Water, joins host Tony Kramer to discuss what today's growers are using in their fields, along with the water challenges they're facing.
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Cab or No Cab - How to Choose

Enclosed Cab or Open Station – Which Tractor is Right for You?

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To cab or not to cab. That is the question…for many compact utility tractor owners, that is.
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Cash, Loan, or Lease - How to Choose

Cash, Loan, Lease – Which to Choose for Construction Equipment

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Once a business has made the decision to add or replace construction equipment in its fleet, that’s only the beginning. Next comes the decision of how to acquire it. Should the business purchase the equipment outright? Take out a loan? What about leasing? There are valid benefits to each option. Read on for more info that will help with the final decision.
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RDO Employees Supporting Pat's Run Charity Race

RDO Equipment Co. Supports Pat’s Run Charity Race

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Team members from the RDO Equipment Co. stores in Phoenix and Chandler took part in the 15th-annual Pat’s Run charity race in Tempe in April. The proceeds from Pat’s Run go to the Pat Tillman Foundation’s Tillman Scholars program, which provides college scholarships for veterans and their spouses.
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Blueline AccuTech Sprayer and John Deere Data Technology Walkaround with RDO Employees

Blueline AccuTech Sprayer and John Deere Data Technology Walkaround

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RDO Equipment Co. offers Blueline’s AccuTech sprayer. Paired with John Deere’s GL Series tractors, opportunities for rate control, wireless data transfer, and technology support from the RDO team lets growers analyze data to make better agronomic decisions for more efficient, cost-effective operation in vineyard applications.
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April Top Stories

In Case You Missed It: Most Popular Stories from April

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With April finally bringing spring weather and relief for many from the bitterly cold winter, it’s no wonder this month’s most popular stories were focused on getting outside and the equipment needed to get work done. Here’s what was most-read on the RDO Equipment Co. News and RDO Integrated Controls Blog in April.
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Setting Up for Data Success

How to Set Up Good Systems for Actionable Data

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When it comes to agriculture equipment, we preach preventative maintenance (PM) as a strategy to promote more uptime and protect farm machinery so it can do its best work. Setting up a grower for data success is a similar concept; by investing the time upfront to employ a good strategy, the data can do its best work and offer several advantages.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Orbis Mesh

Agriculture Technology Podcast: Orbis Mesh

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On the latest episode of the Agriculture Technology Podcast, Host Tony Kramer invites Orbis Mesh to talk the latest in Mesh Technology. Listen here.
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