AgTech

Genesis Feed Technologies bridging the gap between U.S. producers and overseas markets with changes to their platform

Connecting grain farmers with suppliers and animal producers is the growing conversation about the needs and goals of everybody in the supply chain. Within that supply chain, there are several data points regarding quality control and consistency that are not always available in one place when it comes to soybeans and soybean meal. Genesis Feed…

Cultivate conference explores future of ag industry

Guest post by Charles Wallace Charles Wallace was born and raised in Los Angeles and lived in California until moving to Fargo to study Agriculture Communications at North Dakota State University. Read more of his articles at fromlatothefarm.com. Nearly 300 people attended the 2nd annual Cultivate conference hosted by Emerging Prairie on November 15th, 2018.…

Tillable alters the landscape of farmland rental

A new web platform, Tillable, is helping bring transparency to the farmland rental market. Tillable is designed to ameliorate an issue co-founder and CEO Corbett Kull saw in the dynamic of farmland rental: landowners are often unsure how to get fair market value for the rent of their land, and growers, looking for new land…

Using Systems to Diversify North Dakota's Economy

Article written by Michael Warner (Mike Warner has had a 40 year career spanning a broad spectrum of business start-ups and expansions. During his career, he has helped start, direct and expand companies totaling over $1.5 Billion in annual sales and an equal amount in assets, ranging from food processing and regional healthcare to high…

Peter Schott and Genesis Feed Technologies are streamlining the feed industry

Peter Schott and his collaborators at Genesis Feed Technologies are bringing “the feed” to livestock feed—their product is a web platform that streamlines communications between the many fluid sectors of the livestock feed industry. The customers Genesis Feed Technologies caters to include feed manufacturers, pre-mix distributors, nutrition consultants, and ingredient buyers. They all play distinct…

Fargo Company Offers End-to-End Commodity Solutions

In 2015, Al Yablonski and Seth Novak co-founded Anchor Ingredients in Fargo, North Dakota. With several years of experience in the commodity industry, Yablonski and Novak are now focused on creating an end-to-end ingredient solution for the food and pet food industries with their company Anchor Ingredients. “Anchor Ingredients is a super premium ingredient company…

Cultivate: A Purposeful Collision of Agriculture and Technology

Technology is rapidly changing the landscape of the agriculture industry. Because of this reality, Emerging Prairie hosted the first Cultivate Conference on emerging technologies affecting agriculture. “We named this conference ‘Cultivate’ because we see this event and space as an opportunity to plant seeds of cooperation and future innovation,” explained James Burgum (Arthur Ventures) as…

Bushel: A Mobile App Innovating the Agriculture Industry

Over four years ago, the Myriad Mobile team began working on a project that is now a full product and mobile app called Bushel. As a nationally recognized and fast-growing company, Myriad Mobile has innovated the agriculture industry and is anticipating a strong future from this mobile app. “We have built Bushel as an automated…

Precision Agriculture

Written by: Peter Schott of Myriad Mobile I remember helping my dad load the drill with wheat. It was pretty high-tech stuff to load each compartment with an auger hooked onto the truck, then spreading the wheat evenly between compartments using your hands and a bucket to finish the job. The planting population was set through…

Bring the barn to your living room or watch plants wage war

Written by: Peter Schott of Myriad Mobile A Breath of Fresh Air The Farming Simulator has taken the world by storm, proving to be wildly popular among farmers and city dwellers. To keep things fresh, GIANTS software and Vapos, Inc. have decided to step up the realism, introducing a device that will release in-game smells to your living room. For…