The Coalition for the Advancement of Precision Agriculture (CAPA) hosted its
inaugural Precision Ag Forum, Sept. 18, in Washington, D.C. The Agricultural
Retailers Association, along with CropLife America, the Association of
Equipment Manufacturers and other organizations with a stake in precision
agriculture organized the event to educate and inform legislators, regulatory
agencies and Capitol Hill staff about precision technology and its application
on the farm.
agriculture has made incredible strides in the last seven to eight years,"
said Paul Schrimpf, executive editor with Meister Media Worldwide and director
of the Precision Ag Institute. "These advances go beyond equipment and
application to agronomy, sustainability and conservation." Read more...