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  • Paul Vang

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    Pankaj Kumar India, Madhya Pradesh, Khargone

    Job Title: Farm Manager or Employee
    Interests: Marketing

    Pattrice Jones United States, VT, Springfield

    Job Title: Landowner, Farm Manager or Employee
    Interests: Soil Health, Sustainable Agriculture, Repair, Tools, Cover Crops, Hemp, Orchard Crops, Organic Specialty Crops, Tree Nuts, Vegetables

    Pat Rogers United States, SC, Blenheim

    Business Title: Pat And Blake Rogers Farms
    Job Title: Owner
    About: I grow cotton, peanuts, soybeans, corn and wheat in the Pee Dee area of South Carolina.
    Interests: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Sorghum, Cover Crops, Precision Agriculture, Irrigation, Timber, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Paul OShaughnessy United States, WA, Woodinville

    Business Title: Self
    Job Title: Other Ag Professional, Hydroponic Grower
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    Paul Held United States, CT, Sharon

    Business Title: Sakuraso Trading
    Job Title: Landowner
    Interests: Homesteading

    Paul Butenhoff United States, MN, Moorhead

    Business Title: Butenhoff Land Management
    Job Title: Landowner, Ag Investor, Other Ag Professional, Farmland Manager
    Interests: Wheat, Corn, Soybeans, Canola, Sorghum, Crop Protection, Crop Scouting, Fertility, Irrigation, Soil Health, Sustainable Agriculture, News, Organic Row Crops, Beef, Dairy, Ag Policy, Agribusiness, Farm Management, Farmland and Real Estate, Operating a Farm, Conservation Easements, Conservation Plans, Cover Crops, NRCS

    Pam Ward United States, NC, Edenton

    Business Title: Peele Bros. Inc
    Job Title: Farmer, Landowner
    Interests: Cotton, Peanuts, Vegetables

    Pasan Pramu Argentina, Provincia de Catamarca, San Jose

    Job Title: Farmer, Landowner
    Interests: Canola, Cotton, Peanuts

  • Paul Vang

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    Pankaj Kumar India, Madhya Pradesh, Khargone

    Job Title: Farm Manager or Employee
    Interests: Marketing

    Pattrice Jones United States, VT, Springfield

    Job Title: Landowner, Farm Manager or Employee
    Interests: Soil Health, Sustainable Agriculture, Repair, Tools, Cover Crops, Hemp, Orchard Crops, Organic Specialty Crops, Tree Nuts, Vegetables

    Pat Rogers United States, SC, Blenheim

    Business Title: Pat And Blake Rogers Farms
    Job Title: Owner
    About: I grow cotton, peanuts, soybeans, corn and wheat in the Pee Dee area of South Carolina.
    Interests: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Sorghum, Cover Crops, Precision Agriculture, Irrigation, Timber, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Paul OShaughnessy United States, WA, Woodinville

    Business Title: Self
    Job Title: Other Ag Professional, Hydroponic Grower
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    Paul Held United States, CT, Sharon

    Business Title: Sakuraso Trading
    Job Title: Landowner
    Interests: Homesteading

    Paul Butenhoff United States, MN, Moorhead

    Business Title: Butenhoff Land Management
    Job Title: Landowner, Ag Investor, Other Ag Professional, Farmland Manager
    Interests: Wheat, Corn, Soybeans, Canola, Sorghum, Crop Protection, Crop Scouting, Fertility, Irrigation, Soil Health, Sustainable Agriculture, News, Organic Row Crops, Beef, Dairy, Ag Policy, Agribusiness, Farm Management, Farmland and Real Estate, Operating a Farm, Conservation Easements, Conservation Plans, Cover Crops, NRCS

    Pam Ward United States, NC, Edenton

    Business Title: Peele Bros. Inc
    Job Title: Farmer, Landowner
    Interests: Cotton, Peanuts, Vegetables

    Pasan Pramu Argentina, Provincia de Catamarca, San Jose

    Job Title: Farmer, Landowner
    Interests: Canola, Cotton, Peanuts

  • Pakistani Agriculturist

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    Pakistani Agriculturist, A group for Pakistani farmers to share success stories and ask questions.
    Interest: Ag Policy, Agribusiness, Marketing, Organic Row Crops, Precision Agriculture, Timber, Canola, Corn, Cotton, Sorghum, Peanuts, Rice, Soybeans, Vegetables, Wheat, Beef, Dairy, Swine, Poultry

    Paddy Dryer

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    paddy dryer information
    Interest: Agribusiness, Marketing, Organic Row Crops, Rice

    Farmpally Free Agropreneur Promotions

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    At Farmpally.com, we're helping farmers to keep documents of their farm activities, showcasing them and helping them to market their produce and seedlings to other farmers. This comes at NO COSTS
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Vegetables, Rice, Canola, Sorghum, Beef, Dairy, Poultry, Swine, Cover Crops, Ag Policy, Precision Agriculture, Organic Row Crops, Irrigation, Timber, Marketing, Agribusiness

    The Peanut Patch

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    A group for peanut growers and processors
    Interest: Peanuts, Cover Crops, Precision Agriculture, Irrigation, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Farm Equipment And Machinery

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    Here’s a group to discuss all aspects of ag equipment and machinery including making purchases, performing repairs, using tools, carrying out projects, and showing off your shops. Additionally, companies and reps are also welcome to promote their latest products so we know what’s available.
    Interest: Apps, Precision Agriculture, Telemetry, Agribusiness, Farm Management, Operating a Farm, Projects, Purchasing, Repair, Shops, Tools

    Equipment Radar

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    News and articles related to farm equipment and machinery from Equipment Radar. We look forward to hearing your feedback, and let us know if you want underlying data or any additional information related to the posts.
    Interest: Projects, Purchasing, Repair, Shops, Tools

    Feed the Soil, Feed the World

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    Discoveries are occurring at a record pace as we learn what happens in the soil is as important as what happens above the soil. This is a place to ask good questions, share ideas, research, trials, and experiences. Curiosity, passion and an open mind are what drive innovation and change. Sharing ideas and stories help us learn and can reduce the painful (and costly) experiences. Tell me your story(s) and I'll share mine.
    Interest: Beef, Dairy, Grass-Fed Livestock

    Specialty Livestock

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    Here's a group to discuss animal agriculture including goats, sheep, alpacas, buffalo, deer, llamas, and rabbits.
    Interest: Feed, Grass-Fed Livestock, Specialty Livestock

    Carolina Irrigation Solutions

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    Valley Center Pivot Irrigation Company in Hartsville, SC.
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    Gardening/w Stress

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    Mine is Partly an Old Gravel Pit, Partly Mental Illness, but taking care of the first helps releive the second.
    Interest: Poultry, Cover Crops, Organic Row Crops, Irrigation, Timber

  • Variable-Rating Fertilizer: Does It Pay Off?

    By Laura Barrera

    Updated May 12, 2020 

    51 “Over several thousand acres, the savings are substantial and help pay for precision agriculture upgrades,” the authors say... DeLay explains that research has shown that for variable-rate to pay off, there needs to be a sufficient amount of variation on the farm... For example, if your county corn yield average is 190 bushels and you have parts of your fields that are significantly above or below that, it would be good to investigate whether VRT for fertilizer application is a good investment... “This implies a proportional increase in overhead expenditures associated with variable-rate that keeps the percent increase in net returns the same as the percent impact on operating profit,” the report states... “It could be a little of ‘Because we’ve invested and tied money into this, we naturally want it to pay off,’ but it could also be that it’s generating a return for the producer,” he says...

    Categories: Precision Agriculture

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    Comparison between pivot and drip irrigation in corn cultivation

    By Miriam Pitzalis

    Updated Aug 19, 2020 

    The main problem concerning corn cultivation is water stress: the most critical phases that suffer from water shortages, which can lead to significant production losses, are from the emission of the plume to flowering and the ripening stage. In order to obtain high yields, it is necessary to satisfy the evapotranspiration demand of the crop, which is between 0. 16 and 0. 22 inches/yard per day... Pivot vs Drip irrigation: economic comparisonsIn a study conducted by the University of Turin, the costs and efficiency of the two systems were analyzed...

    Categories: Corn, Agribusiness, Irrigation

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    Grain Drying Technology Using Paddy Husk

    By SUNCUE Grain Dryer

    Published Mar 28, 2019 

    Burning paddy husk in a rice husk furnace can be a complete substitute for gas or diesel by burning paddy husk to provide necessary thermal energy... Paddy husk had long been considered rural waste, but with this technical innovation it can produce amazing thermal energy. The thermal energy generated by 1 kilogram of paddy husk is about 3,000 to 3,500 kcal... 5 kilograms of paddy husk can provide the equivalent thermal energy produced by one liter of diesel. Paddy husk is a valuable biomass energy and its net CO2 emission is zero...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Sorghum, Rice

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    Impact of Final Opportunity Zone Regulations on Farmers & Agribusinesses

    By Tyler Davis

    Published Jan 8, 2020 

    While we will discuss these in detail, taxpayers must first have a solid understanding of the basic Opportunity Zone rules and benefits. The Opportunity Zone initiative was enacted as part of the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act of 2017. Initially passed on December 22, 2017, the rules for this program are found in Internal Revenue Code Section 1400Z. These rules provide multiple tax benefits and incentives to taxpayers who invest in businesses or properties that are located within designated Opportunity Zones... To qualify for the tax benefits, a taxpayer must substantially improve the property or business in which they acquire, unless the property is original use property meaning it has never been previously depreciated by a different owner...

    Categories: Ag Policy, Agribusiness

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    Trichoderma harzianum effects on control soil pathogens

    By Darren Chan

    Published Mar 25, 2019 

    Here we would like to introduce trichoderma‘s effect on control soil pathogens. Trichoderma grows on the surface of roots, where it provides disease control and enhances root growth. Its spores survive in the soil, but the food it lives on is mostly secreted from the root surface. Since the fungus multiplies on its own, it is different from seed-applied fungicides... The process is called mycoparasitism...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Irrigation, Marketing

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    Will a food Crisis arise after pandemic crisis?

    By Ammar Alshami

    Published Mar 6 

    The COVID-19 pandemic introduced unexpected stresses on food systems, creating many immediate challenges... COVID 19 and Shipment The impact of COVID-19 on these ( air, sea, lands) transport modes varies considerably... The disruption is caused by the steep decline in passenger air travel, which normally accounts for the majority of air cargo capacity... As the COVID-19 pandemic gathered pace, sales of food away from home (consumed in hotels, restaurants, catering and cafés) collapsed... The Impact of closing Resturants Closing restaurants at large scale will work as snow ball effect on supply chain...

    Categories: Agribusiness

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    Prepare your farm for weather emergencies

    By Nationwide Farm Insurance

    Published Apr 29, 2019 

    Emergency preparednessWe’re passionate about emergency preparedness... Over the past 100 years, we’ve learned that most accidents are preventable... We recommend you prepare for tornadoes, hurricanes, floods or other natural disasters by having an active, up-to-date emergency action plan. In an emergency, it can provide a clear path through the chaos... But being prepared with an emergency action plan is a great investment in helping preserve what you’ve worked so hard to build...

    Categories: Agribusiness

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    Dealers & Partners wanted to represent Fresh Produce Virtual Market place

    By Ammar Alshami

    Published Oct 4, 2020 

    We are looking to partner with organizations or investors to expand in the USA market to provide eFRESCO services. The partner will contact cooperative, wholesalers and retailers and provide online and offline support to them... e-FRESCO vision is to allows users, B2B traders to do payments and shipment through E-FRESCO dashboard... Transparent transactions, reducing time and effort will be key advantages to built trust among global agribusiness players. “The complexity of the supply chain in cross border transactions is due to the involvement of different stakeholders such as shipment companies, quality assurance companies, importer, exporter, government and banking system...

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    What does the $2 Trillion Federal Relief Package Mean for Agriculture?

    By Tyler Davis

    Published Mar 28, 2020 

    Late in the afternoon on Friday, March 27th, the United States House of Representatives passed the $2 trillion federal relief package called Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES). This bill was passed first in the Senate on Wednesday, March 25th... The most talked-about relief item in the federal relief bill is the direct payments to American taxpayers. These payments are available to all Americans regardless of occupation, including farmers, and regardless of job status... These one-time payments are $1,200 per adult and $300 per child...

    Categories: Ag Policy, Agribusiness

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    Tax Agriculture Tax Planning Strategies for Year End 2019 – Part 2

    By Tyler Davis

    Updated May 14, 2020 

    This is the second of a two-part series focusing on tax savings, planning opportunities, and other tax considerations for year-end 2019. Part I, published on AgFuse in November of 2019, focused on planning opportunities for farmers with higher than expected earnings in 2019 while Part II focuses on tax planning opportunities for farmers with lower than expected current year performance... One of the major goals in this scenario is to avoid a tax loss for the year because the new loss rules in effect for farmers are much different than they were before the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. The first step for year-end tax planning is to understand the new rules that were enacted as part of the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act of 2017 which was passed on December 22, 2017... As currently written, most companies are no longer able to carry losses back to prior years...

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  • Are you applying for PPP (Payroll Protection Program)

    By Anonymous Member

    Published Apr 10, 2020 

    If you are a farmer, are you planning on applying for the Payroll Protection Program through the SBA? Why or why not?

    Categories: Agribusiness

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    What is the best way to increase yields per hectare?

    By Zubair Ahmad

    Published Mar 18, 2020 

    Hello everyone I'm Zubair here from mountainous region of Pakistan. Im trying to increase my yields, what is the best way.

    Categories: Corn, Wheat, Irrigation

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    If you use a cover crop roller, when should you burn down?

    By Pat Rogers

    Published Apr 7 

    If you are using a cover crop roller prior to planting, should you burn down before or after rolling the cover crops?

    Categories: Tools, Cover Crops, NRCS

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    How do I know whether I should use dolomitic or calcitic lime?

    By Anonymous Member

    Published Mar 7, 2020 

    Categories: Corn, Cotton

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    Do crops need more sulfur now than we have historically thought?

    By Anonymous Member

    Published Mar 20, 2020 

    Since most university nutrient recommendations were established prior to catalytic converters becoming commonplace, do you feel that sulfur fertilizer is needed in a greater amount than what is being suggested based on older recommendations?

    Categories: Corn, Agribusiness, Cover Crops

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    When should you terminate legume cover crops for peak N production?

    By Anonymous Member

    Published Mar 26, 2020 

    Categories: Cover Crops

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    Does applying Zinc in furrow at planting help increase corn yields?

    By Anonymous Member

    Published Apr 8, 2020 

    Categories: Corn

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    How important is increasing cover crop mass when timing burndown?

    By Anonymous Member

    Published Apr 8, 2020 

    Is there a lot of benefit to letting cover crops grow a tremendous amount of vegetation prior to terminating them or do the risks of increased planting difficulty make it not worth the trouble?

    Categories: Corn, Cotton, Cover Crops

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    What are some good summer cover crops for prevented plant acres?

    By Pat Rogers

    Published May 30, 2020 

    Categories: Cover Crops

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    How fast can the Amadas rotary AR2200 combines pick peanuts?

    By Anonymous Member

    Published Oct 21, 2020 

    Categories: Peanuts

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  • Posted By Kosona Chriv
    Jul 29, 2016 

    Palm Oil Production can be Expand in a Sustainable way

    Land used for palm oil production could be nearly doubled without expanding into protected or high-biodiversity forests, according to a new study published in the journal Global Environmental Change. The study is the first to map land suitable for palm oil production on a global scale, while taking into account environmental and climate considerations.

    “There is room to expand palm oil production and to do it in a sustainable way,” says IIASA researcher Johannes Pirker, who led the study.

    Palm oil production has expanded massively, from 6 million hectares in 1990 to 16 million in 2010, an area about the size of Uruguay. The oil, which is used for cooking and as a food additive, now accounts for about 30% of all vegetable oil used worldwide. Palm oil is controversial, in particular because much of this expansion came at the expense of biodiversity-rich tropical forests, which were cut to make room for new plantations. But oil palm farming has also contributed to lifting millions of people out of poverty in Indonesia and Malaysia, the top palm oil producing countries. And an important share of palm oil producers are small-holder farmers who rely on the commodity as their primary income.
    https://adalidda.net/posts/xq8ef4wb2Ye3s5Rwt/palm-oil-production-can-be-expand-in-a-sustainable-way

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    Posted By Pee Dee Crop Producer Reports
    Oct 9, 2015 

    Parts of the midlands and the coast are still flooded after the weather system that brought record amounts of rain passed through South Carolina this past weekend. The system dumped over 20 inches of rain in some areas causing massive amounts of runoff that have taken several lives and caused millions of dollars worth of damage. (cont...)
    https://peedeeagnews.wordpress.com/2015/10/06/1000-year-flood-affect-on-pee-dee-crops/

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    Posted By Denise Schwab
    Apr 19 

    Pairs spring grazing cereal rye in eastern Iowa

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    Posted By Len Wilcox
    Oct 14, 2015 

    Pat, here's the report we did at AgNet West about AgFuse. Click the green sentence to play the audio recording.
    http://agnetwest.com/2015/10/14/the-western-view-connecting-farmers/
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    Posted By Daniel Hunter
    Nov 19, 2015 

    Pat, yes, give us a call. Another farmer in your area has done this successfully.
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    Posted By Jeff And Janice Wyatt
    Oct 30, 2015 

    Pat, would it be ok if I shared the AgFuse network info with the current class of SC New and Beginning Farmer Program participants?
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    Posted By Greg Tople
    Aug 4, 2015 

    Pat Love the smart mix calculator
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    Posted By Paddy Dryer
    Aug 25, 2020 

    Paddy Dryer 

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    Parrot Bluegrass The Multipurpose Quadcopter Solution For Agriculture

    Parrot Bluegrass is a multipurpose quadcopter designed for agriculture professionals, and helps farmers improve their ROI, using its two embedded cameras; video camera and multispectral sensor. With its front Full HD video camera, this solution lets users visually monitor the farm’s infrastructure, land and herds. It also enables farmers to get a full overview and detect problem areas in all types of crop fields quickly and efficiently, thanks to its multispectral sensor designed for Precision Agriculture, Parrot Sequoia, and the easy to use processing cloud platform - AIRINOV FIRST+.

    Parrot Bluegrass can automatically cover up to 30 hectares at 70 m / 230 ft. flight altitude per battery use. It can also fly at low altitudes, optimising crops that may require precise mapping.

    Photo: Parrot Bluegrass (credit: Parrot)

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    Papaya Tree Detection with UAV Images Using a GPU-Accelerated Scale-Space Filtering Method

    Authors: Hao Jiang, Shuisen Chen, Dan Li, Chongyang Wang and Ji Yang

    Journal Title: Remote Sensing

    ISSN: 2072-4292 (Print)

    Publisher: MDPI AG

    The use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) can allow individual tree detection for forest inventories in a cost-effective way. The scale-space filtering (SSF) algorithm is commonly used and has the capability of detecting trees of different crown sizes. In this study, we made two improvements with regard to the existing method and implementations. First, we incorporated SSF with a Lab color transformation to reduce over-detection problems associated with the original luminance image. Second, we ported four of the most time-consuming processes to the graphics processing unit (GPU) to improve computational efficiency. The proposed method was implemented using PyCUDA, which enabled access to NVIDIA’s compute unified device architecture (CUDA) through high-level scripting of the Python language. Our experiments were conducted using two images captured by the DJI Phantom 3 Professional and a most recent NVIDIA GPU GTX1080. The resulting accuracy was high, with an F-measure larger than 0.94. The speedup achieved by our parallel implementation was 44.77 and 28.54 for the first and second test image, respectively. For each 4000 × 3000 image, the total runtime was less than 1 s, which was sufficient for real-time performance and interactive application.

    Illustration Photo: DJI Phantom 3 Professional drone flying (credits: Andri Koolme / Flickr Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0))

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