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Can you hear me now? Farmers and technology evolve together.

By Peter Schott, Jan 10th, 2017

The 90s left and took my bag phone with it. I grew up on a third generation family farm in…

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Software Ate the World, Then Along Came Mobile

By Peter Schott, Dec 7th, 2016

In 2011, Marc Andreessen wrote an influential essay, “Software is eating the world.” The title of this essay became a…


Myriad Mobile Opens Sioux Falls Office

By Camille Grade, Oct 26th, 2016

A chance meeting at the weekly event One Million Cups led two entrepreneurs to bring a North Dakota-based app development…

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Thoughts from the Agricultural Bioscience International Conference in Fargo, ND

By Peter Schott, Oct 20th, 2016

This fall, I had the privilege of attending the “Agricultural Bioscience International Conference” (ABIC) in Fargo, ND. Being this was…

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GMO Aphids to Battle Weeds? It’s Not as Far Fetched as You Think…

By Camille Grade, Sep 23rd, 2016

No, we’re not talking about optimizing aphids for a global agricultural armageddon. That would be silly. We’re talking about genetically…