Farmer using iPhone and iPad out in a field© Design Pics Inc/Rex/Shutterstock
Hand-held technology is helping one Bedfordshire farm manage the large amount of data being generated when adopting precision farming techniques without having to spend much more time stuck back in the farm office. For the past three-and-a-half years, farm manager Chris Papworth has been working hard to usher in a new era of precision farming at Crown Farm, which sits in the village of Little Staughton, 10 miles north-east of Bedford. Yield mapping, variable seed rates and variable applications of […]