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Friday, March 11 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
How Farmers Get Serious Business Done With Mobile

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Conventional wisdom says that farmers aren't "wired." The only truth in this statement is that they aren't spending much time on desktop computers - in fact, the majority of their computing is done on mobile devices. Farmers are becoming increasingly dependent on wireless technology, from tweeting about industry issues, checking markets, researching equipment, booking trips to China and connecting with their kids on Facebook - all during their time in the cab of a GPS-piloted combine. This panel will explore the various applications for mobile technology on the farm, how farmers are getting serious business done with smartphones, and what new innovations are coming around the corner.
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avatar for Audrey Bartlett

Audrey Bartlett

Prod Mktg MgrJohn DeereI am a Product Marketing Manager for John Deere's Intelligent Solutions Group. My department is responsible for all the go-to-market tactics as it relates to Deere's precision ag products. One of our latest products is JDLink which enables cellular communication... Read More →
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Jeff Caldwell

Multimedia/News EditorSuccessful Farming & Agriculture.comI'm an editor for Successful Farming magazine and Agriculture.com. I have accumulated experience in generating and managing multimedia media content, developing and working within multiple content management systems and managing... Read More →
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Justin Davey

Multimedia ProducerAgriculture.com/Meredith CorporationJustin is a Multimedia Producer at Meredith Corporation in Des Moines, Iowa. He has been responsible for managing Web content across various titles, and served as a project lead for Agriculture.com's mobile extension. He enjoys... Read More →
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Neil Mylet

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Nathan Wright

FounderLava RowNathan has over 10 years of expertise in digital and emerging media, social networks, web culture, branding and communications. He founded Lava Row in 2007 after serving as the Interactive Lead at an integrated advertising agency. Nathan is dedicated to fostering the... Read More →


Friday March 11, 2011 5:00pm - 6:00pm CST
Hyatt, Hill Country AB

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