This Week’s Hot Topics

University of Illinois: The Price of Farmland is Still Gaining Ground: Unlike many other assets whose values have tanked this past year, farmland prices have not fallen during the recent troubled economic times. A recent University of Illinois report examined this phenomenon. The report is an installment of Farm Economics Facts and Opinions and is posted on the University of Illinois farmdoc website… Read more. … Continue reading This Week’s Hot Topics

Sunbelt Ag Expo Wrap-Up: Photos and Video

The 2010 Sunbelt Ag Expo is complete! The show was great this year and the Fastline team really enjoyed meeting all the folks that came by our booth. Make sure to check out our Flickr Page to see photos of the show and the exhibitor Catfish dinner Fastline co-sponsored. ­ We are already looking forward to a great 2011 show! For Previous Fastline Blog Posts: Click … Continue reading Sunbelt Ag Expo Wrap-Up: Photos and Video

Day 2 of Sunbelt Ag Expo Off to a Great Start

It is another beautiful day is Moultrie, GA for as day 2 of the Sunbelt Ag Expo is underway. The weather is a bit cooler than yesterday, but still quite warm. The aisles of the show buildings are full of attendees eager to find information or a great deal. The Fastline booth has been busy all morning with folks doing demos of Fastline.com and signing … Continue reading Day 2 of Sunbelt Ag Expo Off to a Great Start

North Carolina State University Peanut Field Days 2010

Check out photos and videos from the event here! Approximately 100 farmers and Fastline readers toured the fields during the annual Peanut Field Day, sponsored by North Carolina State University’s Department of Crop Sciences. Attendees learned about the new and improved seed varieties bred at this facility. Some of the technology that can be applied to peanut production includes GPS, GIS, guidance systems, variable rate … Continue reading North Carolina State University Peanut Field Days 2010