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Co-op and Custom Applicators: Are You Addressing Farm Data in Your Contracts?
Posted on 19 May 2015 by Todd Janzen

Farmers will call up their local co-ops this year to help them fertilize and spray their fields. These sprayers-for-hire will be recording what they do, but what happens to that data after that point? Does the co-op have an obligation to provide that... 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