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Posts tagged: Farm Computer Usage and Ownership

Farm Internet Access on the Rise, Now Let’s Connect

A cell tower helps provide Internet access to the nearly 1,200 farms in Comanche County, OK. (Data Source: 2007 Census of Agriculture)

A cell tower helps provide Internet access to the nearly 1,200 farms in Comanche County, OK. (Data Source: 2007 Census of Agriculture)

This post is part of the Science Tuesday feature series on the USDA blog. Check back each week as we showcase stories and news from the USDA’s rich science and research portfolio.

It’s no secret that the landscape of rural America and the ways in which farmers and ranchers do business is evolving. These changes are happening not only in the fields, in terms of what is produced and how, but also in the office and home with how producers access information and conduct business. Read more »