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Planter Inspection Special!

December 1, 2020

Let TruAcre’s planter experts help you with your spring maintenance. Contact us early for the best pricing on planter inspections and meter calibrations! 800-260-8366 *Restrictions and minimums apply.

What Causes Uneven Emergence?

August 4, 2020

Planting season this year was a race to the fields over fear of repeating a season like 2019. Fast forward through a decent planting season – the corn and soybeans began to emerge and share the story on how the planter performed and if the practices we implemented were successful. Some fields appear outstanding while … Read more

Precision Technology Consultant – Proof of Concept 2021

June 10, 2020

Experienced with Precision Ag Technology? Looking to join a rapidly growing company with expansion opportunities across multiple states? We are the first step in taking your passion and making it a career! We use Precision Technology to help farmers ensure every planting pass is their very best! No matter the color, brand or age, we … Read more

Spring planting success: Is your Farm Set up?

April 14, 2020

So far this spring, we’ve been blessed with a good share of sunny days and we’re hearing many growers excited to start putting seed in as early as this week! We want to help set you up for spring planting success! Here are five things that you should complete before putting your first seed in … Read more

TruAcre Test Planter Diaries | Spring 2020

April 9, 2020

Each year, we spend countless hours modifying and improving our TruAcre Test Planter with the latest farming technology equipment. Our 1000-acre test plot stands ready to serve as a tool for us to run trials, tests and pull data. But why do we invest so many resources into this research and development? That’s easy – … Read more

Farmers Mutual Hail Invests in Digital Ag Future Through New Partnership With TruAcre

March 5, 2020
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WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, March 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa (FMH) announces a partnership with TruAcre LLC, further expanding FMH’s investment strategy in the future of digital ag solutions. “FMH continues to execute its investment strategy through exciting partnerships like this one,” said Ron Rutledge, FMH President and CEO. … Read more

8 Reasons to Use Precision Data for Crop Insurance

February 27, 2020

The precision data in your monitor could be providing you with more benefits than you realize. In 2012, the USDA Risk Management Agency (RMA) that oversees federal crop insurance started accepting precision farming data in order to measure losses, facilitate audits and complete three-year reviews. To utilize your data, the RMA requires you to ensure … Read more

The farmer has to be an optimist, or he wouldn’t be farming – Will Rogers

December 30, 2019

“I had a grower once tell me that emotion must be taken out of business and marketing. For farmers, this is often difficult to do this with the passion and effort that is put into their operations day to day, month to month and year to year. The farmer must retain his optimism. And with … Read more

Welcome to Our Team, Sean Mears!

December 3, 2019

We are excited to welcome Sean Mears to our team as a Precision Technology Consultant! At a young age, Sean began working on family farms around Wapello, Iowa where he developed a love for crops, ag machinery and livestock. His interest in ag didn’t stop there, and he attended Muscatine Community College in the agribusiness program. … Read more

How to Install Updates on a Precision Planting Gen 3 20/20 Monitor

July 31, 2019
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Watch this short clip to learn how to install software updates on your Precision Planting Gen 3 20|20 monitor. Quick Steps: 1) Go to the Precision Planting website (www.precisionplanting.com)2) Click on SUPPORT, then SOFTWARE UPDATES at the top of the page3) Click on the download that applies to the Gen 3 20|20; a download will … Read more