A Low-Cost Alternative to Pricy Big Data on the Farm

Will big data kill the small farm or save it?

An article in Monday’s New York Times profiles a farmer in Indiana, who is loaded with the latest information technology-rich agricultural gear. His sensors and large-scale data analysis, he told me, increases his return on investment by 50 percent, compared with conventional farming.

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Victoria Krisman is Interactive Media Specialist for the Intelligent Community Forum.
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