TITLE

Decision aid helps growers make precision ag choices

AUTHOR(S)
Yancy, Cecil H.
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;4/21/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on an interactive decision aid, designed to help farmers make precision agricultural choices. Computerized Cotton Yield Monitor, an interactive decision aid; Availability of the downloadable version of the decision aid; Survey for determining attitudes towards the use of precision agriculture, and cotton producers' willingness to pay for a cotton yield monitoring system; Function of the decision aid.
ACCESSION #
12909144

 

Related Articles

  • Precision farming potential money-maker. Smith, Ron // Southwest Farm Press;9/15/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 18, p13 

    Reports on the beneficial effect of precision farming initiative to cotton farmers in the U.S. Recruitment of farmer cooperators to enroll fairly in large chunks of cotton acreage by Tim Sharp, the program chairman of a new precision farming initiative in Oklahoma; Reduction of production costs...

  • The Year in Precision Agriculture. BARNES, ED; HAKE, KATER; DAYSTAR, JESSE // Cotton Grower;2015 Special Annual Issue, p17 

    The article discusses the employing of precision agriculture technologies by cotton farmers in the U.S. to enhance production efficiency given the low cotton prices in 2015 and presents a graph that indicates better yields for farmers that used yield monitors as against those who did not.

  • Yield tops list of needs for new cotton varieties. Smith, Ron // Southwest Farm Press;1/14/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p8 

    The article reports that crop yields ranked first among the top priorities expected by cotton farmers in new varieties.

  • Cotton quality reports generally good for South Plains cotton. Burns, Robert // Southwest Farm Press Exclusive Insight;11/25/2013, p1 

    The article reports on the better-than-expected yields of South Plains cotton farmers in Texas in 2013 despite untimely dry weather and a few hail and wind damage events.

  • 2014 P.I.E. Program Tour Dates Set.  // Southwest Farm Press Exclusive Insight;6/ 3/2014, p1 

    The article offers information on the schedule of the tour dates of the 2014 Producer Information Exchange (P.I.E.) Program of the National Cotton Council (NCC). It mentions that the program aims to provide cotton producers with opportunity to maximize production efficiency and to improve yields...

  • Suggestions work better than binding resolutions. Smith, Ron // Southwest Farm Press;1/13/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p4 

    In this article the author reflects on the need for cotton growers to create plans and resolutions to experience growth and improvement in the U.S. in 2011.

  • Greek Cotton Enjoying a Dream of a Season. Papdogiannis, Yiannis // Cotton International Annual;2014 Annual, p48 

    The article focuses on the impact of increased cotton seed, prices on the cotton growers in Greece. It mentions that the availability of crop helps in making China the buyer of Greek cotton. It states that the ginning yields on the fields rose by 22 percent due to good cultivation and weather...

  • Today's cotton grower: the ultimate environmentalist. Cooper, Wendell // Southeast Farm Press;2/9/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p28 

    The author reflects on the significant contributions of the cotton growers in agriculture in the U.S.

  • LOAN PROGRAM MAYBE BEST CHOICE. Otte, John // Farm Futures;Oct2014, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p67 

    The article reports on cotton growers' option to use the Commodity Credit Corporation loan for putting their 2014-crop cotton a market.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics