Climate Insights Archive


August 6, 2019

Detecting Clouds: How Machine Learning Improves Field Health Maps

Has this ever happened to you? You pull up a field health image and find that your scouting map is almost completely red.


July 17, 2019

This is My Story: Kerran Clements, Regional Services Manager

Kerran Clements has been working in the agriculture industry since the day he graduated from university, but it was his high school horticulture teacher, Mr. Mossip, who Kerran credits with his love of plants and everything they can do for us.


May 27, 2019

This is My Story: Sara Yuzak, Climate Business Manager

Sara Yuzak loves to help people – it’s something that has been a part of her identity from a young age.


April 30, 2019

This is My Story: Lori Yarnell, Climate Business Manager

Lori Yarnell (Reimer) doesn’t mince words when it comes to the use of technology in agriculture, specifically the use of the Climate FieldView™ platform in helping farmers make the most of their data, their yields, and their time.


April 3, 2019

Field Research: How To Get The Most From Split-Planting Trials

For years, farmers have understood the value of split-planting trials for testing and comparing hybrids and inputs within their specific field conditions.


March 15, 2019

This is My Story: Daniel deMoissac, Climate Business Manager

Daniel deMoissac is very comfortable in front of a room full of people, and as the Climate Business Manager for Eastern Ontario, Quebec, and the Maritimes who routinely travels the region to educate producers on the Climate FieldView™ platform, it makes


March 5, 2019

Variable-Rate Seeding: Making Every Hybrid Count

With spring quickly approaching, as we look ahead to planting season there’s a lot to consider; many farmers and dealers in Canada at this time of year, are evaluating seed performance from fall harvest.


February 26, 2019

This is My Story: Laura Vink, Sales and Marketing Coordinator

Laura Vink’s journey to her role as the Sales and Marketing Coordinator with Climate FieldView™ seems as though it just fell perfectly into place.


January 23, 2019

This Is My Story - Marvin Talsma, Field Product Specialist

Marvin Talsma – a city boy who went back to his farming roots. Starting off at Western University studying history and politics, Marvin made his move into agriculture retail in his late teens.


January 16, 2019

Introducing FieldView™ Farmer Stories

We are excited to announce our new video series, FieldView™ Farmer Stories.


November 12, 2018

This is My Story - Andria Karstens, Climate Business Manager

Andria Karstens, the Climate Business Manager representing Southwestern Ontario, is a team player through and through.


October 26, 2018

This is My Story – Gary Csöff, Product Marketing Manager

When Gary Csöff recalls his earliest memories growing up on his parents’ farm in Walsingham, ON, it seems like he’s describing several different lifetimes.


September 27, 2018

Gauging Variability: Field-Level Comparisons Of Rain Gauge Measurements Versus FieldView Rainfall Estimates

Farmers often tell us that a challenge during this crucial time of year is deciding when their fields are dry enough and ready to work. As the focus on weather intensifies, farmers who use Climate FieldView™ often ask why our field-level estimates may dif


September 17, 2018

Harvest Help: Common Questions the Climate Support Team Fields

The phones in Climate Support have already starting ringing with harvest-related questions. The FieldView support team talks with farmers every day, making sure they’re on the right track to get the insights they need from their farm data. It’s a critical


September 6, 2018

This Is My Story – Jenna Metzger, Climate Business Manager

Jenna Metzger’s family has been farming so long, it’s hard to say for sure how many generations they go back. In fact, Jenna’s family – the MacDougalls – were recently recognized by the Ontario Federation of Agriculture for carrying on the farm tradition


August 24, 2018

Partnership Spotlight: The Climate FieldView Platform and Deveron UAS Corp

If you’re already using the Climate FieldView platform, you’re likely taking advantage of the built-in satellite imagery features to manage your operation. This is a key benefit to the platform, though in some cases, it may be appropriate to go a little d


August 14, 2018

A Century of Ag Technology in Canada

Innovation in agricultural technology is a part of the farming tradition. These days, new technology is announced nearly every week, and it can be easy to lose track of how far we’ve come over the course of a single lifetime. From the introduction of gas


August 2, 2018

Digital Ag Advancements Enable Split-Planting Trials That Pay Off

On-farm field experimentation matters for the bottom line. Last year, farmers who ran split-planting field trials, with two different seeds planted side-by-side in the same planter pass, saw an average yield differential of eight bushels per acre.*


July 23, 2018

This is My Story – Troy Prosofsky, Climate Business Manager

When you talk to Troy Prosofsky, Climate Business Manager for Saskatchewan, the first thing you’ll notice is his passion for agriculture. You’d never know that a near-death experience was what set that passion in motion.


June 20, 2018

This is My Story – Lydia Parker, Field Product Specialist

As a young girl at home on her Ontario family farm, Lydia Parker never pictured a life working in tech. The product of six generations of farmers, Lydia knew she was destined to work in farming in some capacity.


May 11, 2018

“How Next-Level Field Health Imagery Helps You See Beyond The End Rows”

Growing up on a farm, I remember being so very ready for spring to arrive. With temperatures finally warming, equipment would start rolling down the roads and through the fields as farmers began tilling the soil and planting the year’s crops.


March 6, 2018

How Variable-Rate Seeding Can Increase Your Yield

Determining the optimal seeding density for your field is not an easy task, and field variability can make this an even tougher decision. That’s why knowing the optimal seeding rate for the highest yielding and lowest yielding areas of your fields can hav


October 4, 2017

Harvest Is On The Horizon: Are You Ready?

After a busy growing season of keeping an eye on all aspects of your crops, it’s time to focus on a safe and successful harvest. You may have read my recent blog post where I offered some helpful tips to consider as you begin to think about harvest this f


September 18, 2017

Into The Homestretch: Planning For Harvest

Fall will be here before we know it and after a growing season of careful scouting and adjusting inputs, harvest is just around the corner. We asked Luke Samuel, our Commercial Product Director, a few questions to help you start thinking about a productiv


August 15, 2017

Caution: iOS Upgrade Ahead - Don’t Move Until it’s FieldView Approved

When you roll into the field at harvest, we want to make sure FieldView is working optimally to collect your yield data for this season, so that crucial data isn’t lost, and so you can start using it right away to make decisions for next year.


July 6, 2017

An Inside Look: Monitoring And Maintaining Field Health

We’re about halfway through the growing season and each week can throw new variables at you. As your crops continue to grow and in-field scouting becomes more difficult, the ability to see beyond the end rows is critical to addressing yield-threatening is


June 7, 2017

Flexibility In The Field: Addressing Issues Before They Impact Yield

If you’re like most farmers, growing season will be a busy, and potentially stressful, time of year. As your crops make their way out of the ground and continue to grow toward maturity, you’re working hard to get the most from your fields. There’s a lot t


June 1, 2017

Make The Most Of Sprayer Applications With Climate FieldView™

If you are currently in the fields planting, or just finishing, optimizing your seed investment is always top of mind. Sprayer applications are a critical part of your operation that often get overlooked when managing your crops. Climate FieldView™ tools


May 10, 2017

Wet Weather At Planting Another Variable In The Mix for Ontario Crop Farmers

Higher-than-normal precipitation this spring has led to much wetter-than-normal soil conditions in Southwestern Ontario causing planting delays or interruptions for some farmers.


April 24, 2017

Hit The Ground Running: How To Make The Most Of Planting Season

Growing up in agriculture, planting season was one of my favorite times of year. The anticipation of seeing the first signs of corn and soybeans coming up through the soil was exciting to me. As you know, laying the groundwork for a successf


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