Tag Archives: Precision Ag

The Next Farm Bill

Several weeks back, the House Committee on Agriculture conducted a listening session at the University of Florida. This was an opportunity for farmers, ranchers and any other interested parties to make their voices heard. The Chairman along with 10 representatives … Continue reading

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Danny Kushmer Voted in as New Executive Director of IRFC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Mulberry, April 26, 2017 – The International Responsible Farming Council has announced the appointment of Danny Kushmer as their new Executive Director. Previously, Kushmer served as Director of Environment, Restoration and Compliance for Highland Precision Ag. There, he was the … Continue reading

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Williston, Florida Grower Meeting

Brad Ehteridge of Etheridge Cattle Company hosted Highland Precision Ag and several growers in North Central Florida to learn more about precision agriculture and ways to improve water quality, reduce water use and lessen their environmental footprint. The meeting took … Continue reading

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Highland Hub to Launch at Sunbelt Ag Expo 2016

HPA Introduces New Online Farm Management Tool Highland Precision Ag will introduce its newest online farm management tool, Highland Hub at the Sunbelt Ag Expo, October 18-20 in Moultrie, Georgia. Highland Hub is an innovative technology tool that keeps track of regulatory information, … Continue reading

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National GMO Labeling Law

Update…….. Senate passes GMO food labeling bill 63-30 Christopher Doering, cdoering@gannett.com11:14 p.m. CDT July 7, 2016 Read full story at The Des Moines Register   ### In my current position and as a former farmer I have an understanding of … Continue reading

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Highland Precision Ag Blog

For the latest information on precision agriculture and farmers reducing their environmental footprint, follow Highland Precision Ag’s blog at: http://news.highlandprecisionag.com/ Another great resource to follow is http://www.farmcpatoday.com/ Danny Kushmer  

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Sustainability Story

Are you a grower or rancher with a sustainability story? Many are. Growers and ranchers continually look for ways to improve their yield and at the same time look for better ways to conserve “all” natural resources like soil and … Continue reading

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Farm Worker Wages Increased in Florida

Do You Pay Your Farm Workers $12.75 Per Hour? By Ben Potter Social Media and Innovation Editor AgWeb.com June 1, 2016 Farm and ranch workers make the most in Hawaii and the least in the Delta, according to NASS. According to … Continue reading

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A day trip to Moultrie, Georgia

Yesterday, a team from Highland Precision Ag was honored to visit with leaders from the Sunbelt Ag. Expo in Moultrie, Georgia. An “Ag-based trade show for farms of all sizes” the Sunbelt Ag. Expo opened their doors allowing us to … Continue reading

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Newly Release Video on HPA

Highland Precision Ag is dedicated to “Be friends of the land and minimize the amount of waste we use—not only for the betterment of our world, but for future generations as well.” Our commitment is to:  “Empower growers by providing them … Continue reading

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