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Defining "Big Data" in Agriculture
Posted on 12 May 2015 by Todd Janzen

A recent comment on one of my articles addressing big data concerns in farm leases asked why I used the term "big data" instead of just "data." This got me thinking about the definition of "big data" and what the term really... Read More

Does Your Co-Op Own Your Farm Data?
Posted on 21 May 2015 by Todd Janzen

Recently I was asked this question: When a farm cooperative (a “co-op”) does work for a farmer and in the process generates agronomic data, does the co-op own that data or does the farmer? Many in the ag industry like to say “the farmer... Read More