Read news and information on precision ag including Growth Points columns written by K. Elliott Nowels, and news on current precision ag topics. Farm Dog and John Deere Collaborate For VRT Spraying Jan 31, 2018 by Margy Eckelkamp With a joint development project Farm Dog and John Deere are developing variable rate spray technology. John Deere Earns Two AE50 Awards Jan 02, 2018 by Margy Eckelkamp The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) recognizes the ExactApply Nozzle Control System and Expert Alerts from John Deere with two AE50 Awards for 2018. CapstanAg Provides PinPoint II on Rogator C Series Oct 25, 2017 by Margy Eckelkamp PinPoint II provides control of flow at the nozzle body on an individual level. Climate Partners with AGCO to Increase Connectivity Oct 20, 2017 by Sonja Begemann This provides an addition equipment connection option with the Climate FieldView platform. Drone Challenge Finalists Announced Oct 03, 2017 by Anna-Lisa Laca Judges from the University of Minnesota and WinField United tech experts selected three finalists. Crop Stress Management Technology Wins Innovation Award Sep 27, 2017 by Anna-Lisa Laca Hortau, a real-time irrigation management system, provides growers information on how crops are doing before stress factors like drought can negatively impact the crop.