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Better Analytics Means Better Farming

A recent article in the Perham Focus (Perham MN) talks about the challenges to stay in the black on the farm year after year.  Commodity prices are out of their control, along with the weather, but attempts can be made with improvements in GIS, Geomatics, and Meteorology to reduce costs for farmers. 177 more words

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July 2014: Weather in Rio Rancho, NM

From my backyard weather station:

Extremes:
High Temp: 106.9 F (7/26)
Low Temp: 59.5 F (7/3)
Largest Hi/Lo Swing: 38.8 F (7/12)
High Winds: 10.7 mph (7/2, 7/3, 7/20) 52 more words

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Jet Stream Runs Amok

Am in South Africa with an often weak connection, so am just now catching up with posts. This is from 2 weeks ago, and check at the ClimateReanalyzer.org site to see what the jet stream is doing now. 180 more words

UK Consulate in Chicago learning Precision Agriculture Techniques in Devils Lake, ND

The British Consulate in Chicago came to Devils Lake, North Dakota this week to Lake Region State College to learn precision agriculture techniques, which includes low altitude drones (below 500ft) and satellite data to maximize crop yield.  60 more words

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My Son's Lightning Photo

Some non-severe, but very photogenic storms rolled through the Albuquerque area last night. I have not dumped my camera yet, though no picture I took last night compares to the one my 13 year old son, Joey Fuller, took with his cell phone. 10 more words

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