Friday Feature: FarmWise Vegetable AI Weed Control

Friday Feature: FarmWise Vegetable AI Weed Control

This week’s featured video was published by FarmWise to promote their autonomous machines that cruise organic vegetable fields in California and Arizona to remove weeds soon after emergence.  The machines utilize artificial intelligence (AI) to navigate farm...
Friday Feature:  Drilling vs Broadcasting Forage Seed

Friday Feature: Drilling vs Broadcasting Forage Seed

This week’s featured video was published by Dr. Lisa Baxter, UGA Forage Extension Specialist, on the UGA Forages YouTube Channel.  In the video, Dr. Baxter talks about the economic value of using a grain drill versus a cone-type broadcast seeder.  Seed costs can...
Friday Feature:  All Electric Utility Tractors

Friday Feature: All Electric Utility Tractors

This week’s featured video shares the story of the development of the Solectrac all-electric utility tractor by Steve Heckeroth, Founder and CEO.  The company is still in the early production and development stage of tractors.  The Solectrac 40-horse utility...
54th Annual Santa Rosa County Farm Tour Goes Virtual

54th Annual Santa Rosa County Farm Tour Goes Virtual

The 54th Annual Santa Rosa County Farm Tour will be held virtually this year. The video tour is available for free on the UF/IFAS Extension Santa Rosa County Facebook page, the Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissioners YouTube channel, or at the end of this...
Friday Feature:  Track N Go System for 4×4 Trucks

Friday Feature: Track N Go System for 4×4 Trucks

This week’s video features a very unique innovation for off-road vehicles.  The Track N Go system turns any 4×4 into a snowmobile with a maximum speed of 40 mph.  While I realize this has absolutely no practical application for farmers and ranchers in the...