Mapping the Future of Agribusiness

ApRecs is looking forward to participating at the Western Ag Summit in Sacremento, CA where we’ll be joining a community of agriculture and geographic information system (GIS) professionals to explore the current and emerging technologies from Esri, the world leader in Geo-spatial technologies  .At the event we’ll hear from leading Agricultural Data Innovators; after the […]

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A Door To Beat Down

…the best, shortest assessment of the near term future of Ag I’ve ever heard. This past week we received a request for a copy of this video; John Cornell a Tree Fruit Grower near Yakima, WA said “I’d still like one, as that was the best, shortest assessment of the near term future of Ag […]

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Sense + Nonsense of Farm Certification

Last week at the United Fresh Produce Association GLOBAL G.A.P. Tour in Chicago we heard from leaders in Agriculture about the challenges of Food Safety and Sustainability Certification.  With representatives present across the spectrum, perspectives were varied but on point. After the keynote addressing the role of audits in the industry, GLOBAL G.A.P. President Kristian […]

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Save Time, Money & Headaches

SEE HOW WE CAN MAKE YOUR JOB EASIER Cut Inventory & Labor Costs – ApRecs Workflow™: With new streamlined workflows, instant load sheets, postings and ApRecs Easy Record™ automation, food safety records simply become an output of efficient work. Field of Dreams?  Wake up!: It’s not what a system does that determines the value, it’s the use […]

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Does Varietal Level Recordation Matter?

As a Packer/Shipper or Grower/Packer should you care about having a record for every location that is easily found, accessed and can be used as a management tool? Is that good enough? An argument could be made that it is not, that it must be done at a varietal level. From Wikipedia: In chaos theory, […]

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Revolutionizing Field Scouting for Harvest Call, Volume and Quality

Next week, we will be rolling an exciting new feature, ApRecs Scout™. This will give our processor partners the ability to estimate harvest dates, volume and quality as well as track certain field events from a web-enabled smartphone or tablet. The information also connects fieldmen and growers to avoid PHI Conflicts and can be cross-tabulated to determine production run and market compliance with […]

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Combining Records Can be like Herding Cats

Bringing information together is one thing. Having actionable information is another. In that past, we collected information, filed it away and hoped that no one would ask for them. But just in case, we had them and any discrepancies could be explained or produced at a later date (created again). Recordation has changed. People expects […]

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