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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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What Happened in 2017? A Year of Exciting Moments.

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We invite you to join us for a look back at 2017 and some of the key areas that made this year another one to remember.
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Resolve to a Preventative Maintenance Program in the New Year

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This time of year, many of us make resolutions to put our health first – start exercising, eat better, and get more sleep. Why not direct that enthusiasm to the health of your equipment?
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RDO Integrated Controls Honored with Six Awards at Topcon Xperience

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RDO Integrated Controls received four team awards and two individual honors at Topcon’s annual sales meeting, Topcon Xperience. Among those received was Topcon’s highest dealer award, being named Topcon Construction Global Dealer of the Year. It’s the second time the RDO Integrated Controls team has taken home this top honor.
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One Agronomist’s Most Used Apps of 2017

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Agriculture and the use of digital tools are almost inseparable today. Technology has become much more accessible and data more valuable for decision making. Mobile technology, such as smartphones and apps, have become particularly useful in agriculture.
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More Than $500,000 Granted to Volunteer Fire Departments Through Community Builder Program

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RDO Equipment Co. awarded 41 grants and a total of more than $500,000 to 41 volunteer fire departments across the company footprint through a special initiative of its Community Builder program.
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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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RDO Water in Yuma Moves to Neighboring RDO Equipment Co. Store

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Yuma’s RDO Water store has relocated less than one mile, moving into the existing RDO Equipment Co. store at 3050 East Hwy 95.
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Nine Reasons to Schedule Annual Equipment Inspections

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Don’t trust your equipment care to just anyone. Here are nine reasons to schedule an annual equipment inspection this winter with your trusted local dealer.
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Females Dominating in a Male-Dominated Industry

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When Laurie Bush began working in the equipment rental industry 27 years ago, she recalls only two other females with similar roles. Today, as a 12-year Sales Professional for RDO Equipment Co. in Austin, she says it’s becoming more common to see women in the industry. And she’s not alone in that observation.
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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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RDO Caters Taters for Charity Has Another Record-Breaking Year

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RDO Equipment Co. and R.D. Offutt Company’s annual charity luncheon, RDO Caters Taters for Charity, raised a record $81,569 for benefiting charity, CCRI.
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Winter Weather Maintenance for Your Equipment

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When the temperatures drop, hibernation is not an option for your fleet of equipment.
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Finding New Precision Ag Opportunities in Older Equipment

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Whether to buy new or used equipment has been and continues to be an important topic for growers. When it comes to precision agriculture technology, many used machines are outdated and lack features for implementing variable rate prescriptions, documentation, or monitoring and calibrating yield.
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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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5 Tips for Buying a Used Compact Tractor

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Growth. Diversification. Simply upgrading. Every business has numerous reasons to add new equipment to its fleet. For companies seeking to add more machines yet unable to swing the cost of purchasing brand-new, used equipment continues to be a viable option.
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A Day in the Life at RDO Equipment Co. – Account Manager, Sara Epps

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From innovative new practices to tried-and-true methods used for decades, there’s no “one-size-fits-all” irrigation solution for growers these days. That’s where experts like RDO Water Account Manager, Sara Epps, come into the picture.
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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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Four Important Ways Precision Technology Is Impacting Irrigation

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Water management is becoming an increasing concern in agriculture, whether that’s dealing with too much or too little water. This is highlighted by recent events such as last year’s drought in California, flooding in Southern Texas, and depleting aquifers, such as the Ogallala that lies beneath several Midwestern states.
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5 Tips for Better Accuracy in Underground Utility Plowing

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From upgrading existing services to installation of high-quality broadband, a vibratory plow is an in-demand piece of equipment. Utility installation projects, both rural and urban, can go quickly and smoothly with the help of this machine – when it’s operated correctly.
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