By ANDREW NORRIS Jan. 14, 2016, 5 a.m. News
Wade Barnes is the chief executive officer of FarmersEdge, a Canadian ag tech company which has partnered with Delta Ag to provide data interpretation and prescriptive farming services to NSW farmers.
Making use of all the data farmers collect is fast becoming the focus of ag service providers.
This growth area has attracted plenty of start-ups providing useful technology or support services along the production chain.
However, retailer and ag services provider Delta Ag has partnered with the fast growing FarmersEdge from Canada to bundle together agronomy, retail and precision ag into one package.
FarmersEdge, which specializes in the interpretation of the data to generate efficiencies on farm, is one of these start-ups. It kicked off in Wade Barnes’ basement in Winnipeg, Canada, with colleague Curtis Ma... Continue Reading