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Variable-rate application is farming every acre like a field

MERCER TENN producer Brad Tinsley uses variablerate technology to get the most from every acre
<p>MERCER, TENN., producer Brad Tinsley uses variable-rate technology to get the most from every acre.</p>
Brad Tinsley has been making variable-rate applications of inputs for 16 years. His VR prescriptions are based on yield maps.&nbsp;

When farmer Brad Tinsley ventured into precision agriculture 16 years ago, he wasn’t sure where the new technology would take him. Today a goal has come into focus – to get the most from every acre with a variable-rate approach for fertilizer, lime, nitrogen and seed.

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