Jan 2 2013

Heartland Technology Solutions Spins Off Precision Ag Business

January 2nd, 2013|HTS, Precision Agriculture|0 Comments

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Divisional growth and industry prominence prompts move to create independent organization HARLAN, Iowa – Jan. 2, 2013 – Heartland Technology Solutions (HTS), a leading managed services provider for Midwestern small to mid-sized businesses and K-12 school districts, today announced the restructuring of its precision agriculture business, HTS Precision Ag Solutions, [...]

Dec 31 2012

2012 in review

December 31st, 2012|Ag Leader, HTS, Precision Agriculture|0 Comments

As we close out 2012, I wanted to take a minute to thank each and every one of our customers.  It is because of you that we are here, and we are very excited to continue to serve your precision ag needs in 2013.   We have many exciting new things ahead of us in 2013 [...]

Jul 17 2012

The Truth lies within…the data!

July 17th, 2012|crop inputs, data management, GPS, HTS|0 Comments

In case you haven't caught it in  previous posts, my goal is to use data from my farm to produce a consistant 1-2% increase to my bottom line from the data each year.  Sometimes we turn over big rocks, and find things that make a big difference all at once, but that is not my [...]

Jun 4 2012

I’m done planting, now what can the data do for me?

June 4th, 2012|crop inputs, data management, GPS, HTS|0 Comments

It never ceases to amaze me when I talk to farmers at how many get done planting, turn off their monitor, and never even bother to download the data out of it.  I think at this point I have heard every excuse in the book - "I don't need the data", "it doesn't tell me [...]

Apr 16 2012

So, just how accurate is that auto steer?

April 16th, 2012|Ag Leader, auto steer, GPS, HTS, Precision Agriculture|0 Comments

So many times I have been asked questions about auto steer - does it really work?  just how accurate is it?  can I get rid of my planter markers?  will it work in the hills?  They say a picture is worth a thousand words, so I have included one below.  Let me give you a [...]

Sep 16 2009

HTS at Husker Harvest Days

September 16th, 2009|HTS, Husker Harvest Days|0 Comments

HTS once again has a booth at Husker Harvest Days, and so far the show has been a very good one. I have talked with several farmers wanting to learn about technology, and many have needed help implementing the technology in their operation.We were also approached about the technology in our booth here (in the [...]