Remove the Guessing and Make Data Driven Decisions

Posted by Laura Kelley on 2/12/19 8:15 AM

As farmers face another year with challenging markets and high inputs, we as agronomic advisors continue to work with our clients in order to find where we can remove some of the guessing when it comes to the decision-making process of planning another season. It comes as no surprise to anyone that is involved in Agriculture that many areas saw higher than normal precipitation in 2018.

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Topics: data analytics, Precision ag, Farming, management zones, Ag technology, cost per bushel

Why You Should Test Products on Your Own Farm

Posted by Sarah Windhorst on 1/24/19 12:04 PM

Why should you test products on your own farm? Your farm is unique and you have the equipment capabilities and data to conduct those trials. With little risk, you can have a more robust dataset than many companies.  I’ll explain…

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Topics: trials, management zones, crop protection, Precision ag, Enhanced learning blocks, data analytics

Data by the Bushel

Posted by Dan Frieberg on 11/26/18 4:05 PM

A commercial partnership brings combined analysis of financial records and field productivity to Syngenta growers.

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Topics: data analytics

Data Builds Confidence

Posted by Dan Frieberg on 11/21/18 2:30 PM

Are you confident? Where does that confidence come from? From your life experiences? From your successes? Even your failures? What about the decisions you make in your crop production business? Are you confident in the decisions you make?

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Topics: data analytics

Surrogate Data

Posted by Dan Frieberg on 11/21/18 1:12 PM

"But how do I know if what I am seeing in my data analysis is real?"

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Topics: data analytics

Find Profit in Data

Posted by Dan Frieberg on 11/21/18 1:09 PM

There is a popular reminder used in crop production to spur a sense of urgency. It goes something like this: "You only get to plant a field 40 times in your farming lifetime. If you rotate crops, you might only get 20 chances to get it right with soybeans or corn."

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Topics: data analytics


Premier Crop Systems is a leading precision ag, data processing and analysis company in Des Moines, Iowa. Premier Crop Systems started in 1999 to deliver better agronomic decisions through data analysis that lead to higher yields, increased profits and more sustainable practices for customers. 


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