Tag: technology

An Introduction to Crop Management Software (CMS)

Farmers have invested in technology for decades. Auto-steer, variable rate, biotechnology and other innovations were all quickly adopted by farms. But farms have not invested as heavily in Crop Management Software versus other technologies. Why not? The real reason has little to do with farmers themselves. Until recently, Crop Management Software (CMS) couldn’t deliver significant […]

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Customer Spotlight: Jeana Harms Discusses Input Inventory Management

Jeana Harms is a CFO at Clete Inc., a family row crop and cattle operation in Gering, Nebraska. She has been a Granular customer since June 2015. We caught up with her recently to understand how she makes input inventory management decisions throughout the season. Tell us about yourself and your farm. Clete is a […]

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Old Habits Die Hard: Introducing New Software to Established Farm Teams

Old habits die hard. Sometimes they don’t ever die, even if they come at an obvious cost. Author Douglas Adams wrote three principles about new technologies that could fit most farm CEO’s looking into new management technologies for farm operations: 1. Anything that is in the world when you’re born is normal and ordinary and […]

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Big Farm is Big Family Business

I joined Granular earlier this year for a number of reasons, but I was primarily excited about the opportunity to partner with the world’s best farms to make them even better through better farm management software, and strengthen the entire industry. In my mind, partnering with the “Fortune 500” of farming meant working with large, […]

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