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Data tools provide insights to optimize crop production

Data tools provide insights to optimize crop production

Sensors in the sky, on the ground and attached to farm equipment are collecting more data than ever before to help farmers understand what’s happening in their fields from planting through harvest.

The challenge facing agriculture rests not in collecting the data, but in analyzing and understanding information in a way that helps farmers tailor their management to maximize yield potential while minimizing costs, says Brian Lutz, a senior scientist with the Climate Corporation.

"It’s not a lack...




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