Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Inaugural North State Precision Ag Expo begins in Orland
The first-ever North State Precision Ag Expo and Farm Business Forum got underway this morning at the fairgrounds in Orland and will feature two days of speakers on new ag technology and business management techniques as well as a trade show.
In the photos, from the top: Bob Myre (left) of Myre Distributing talks with grower Cameron Jantz about a computerized tractor steering system; Jim Bell of AgVision in Willows cues up an aerial photograph of a rice field, which can be seen on the screen behind him; Joe Richter of AgVision makes a presentation; Steve Vance (left) of PBM Supply and Manufacturing in Chico shows a herbicide sprayer to a customer; and sales representative John Ray demonstrates a bankout used in nut harvests for Thomas Manufacturing in Chico.
I'll have multiple stories from the conference. Keep watch for them at CapitalPress.com.