E-Help: Find your lost smartphone

You are ready to head home after a long day of work, and you realize you can’t find your smartphone. Moving around between trucks and different pieces of machinery, you could very easily set your phone down and not know where. Instead of wasting minutes or even hours of your time, check out these tips […]

Posted in E-Help | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

E-Help: 5 ways to conserve your smartphone’s battery

When you spend many hours a day out in the field, you can quickly drain the battery on your smartphone. Follow these five tips to help conserve your battery, so you can use it all day. 1. Keep your smartphone at room temperature When you leave your smartphone in direct sunlight, the battery won’t work […]

Posted in E-Help | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

E-Help: How to make your phone a Wi-Fi hotspot

Tablets are growing in popularity, but Internet isn’t always available out in your field. Use your smartphone as a hotspot to solve this problem. Tablet ownership is up 282% from Q1 2011 to Q1 2013, according to GlobalWebIndex in the article, “Smartphone and Tablet Use Continues to Rise: The Stats.” While some tablets have a […]

Posted in E-Help | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

E-Help: Smartphone app for nozzle selection

A number of apps are designed to make your job easier on the farm. The TeeJet nozzle selection app, SpraySelect, can help you make the best choice for your spray nozzle. SpraySelect from TeeJet is fairly simple to use. To start, open the app, and you will see this image below on the home page.

Posted in E-Help, Precision & Technologies | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

E-Help: Streaming music on your smartphone

Farming often involves spending many hours by yourself out in the field. One way to pass the time is to listen to music on  your smartphone. If you don’t already have music stored on your phone, you can stream music through a variety of apps including Pandora, Spotify and iHeartRadio. Check out this video on […]

Posted in E-Help | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

E-Help: Using Google Maps on your smartphone

The Google Maps app on your smartphone can prove to be a valuable asset. If you are in need of directions to your Apache dealer or you get lost on your way to a farm show, Google Maps can save you time on the go. Google Maps can pick up your current location if you […]

Posted in E-Help | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

E-help: Get local weather on your smartphone

Storms can sneak up on you when you are busy in the field and leave you little time to get back to the barn. It is important to keep up with the latest weather updates.  Your smartphone can keep you informed. Ensure you have accurate and current weather reports at your disposal on your smartphone […]

Posted in E-Help | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

E-Help: Searching for and downloading an app on your smartphone

The number of apps available for your smartphone grows every day. Knowing how to search for and download apps on your phone will help you better understand your smartphone. In the agriculture industry, you will find a number of useful apps that you can utilize in the fields and on your farms. Some of the […]

Posted in E-Help | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Scouting for weeds and insects is essential in post-flood fields

Most farmers are wrapping up planting, and as crops begin emerging it is time to scout fields for damaging insects. This year’s flood conditions during planting have made many crops more vulnerable to disease and insect damage. Stay on top of your weed, insect and disease concerns by implementing a crop scouting program on your […]

Posted in Field Reports | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

There’s an app for that

As the world of apps continues to grow, the vast number of options can quickly become overwhelming. Whether you are trying to calculate ratios for mixing chemicals, monitor field conditions or simply checking the weather, there is an app for that. The vast number of apps available for agriculture allows for many options, but with […]

Posted in Fun on the Farm, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment
 

Copyright © 2017 Equipment Technologies, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy    |    Terms & Conditions    |    Site Map