Articles by J. Bishop Grewell

Strapping the Information Age to the Back of a Tractor

Precision Farming Enterprises of Davis, Calif., approached farmer Ardean Anderson last year to attach a yield monitor and global positioning satellite (GPS) receiver to his bailer. The company then used the equipment to map his field. The resulting map displayed... Read More

Illinois Firm Finds It Can 'Save the Bay' and Factories, Farmers and Towns, Too

In 1987, the governors of Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania joined the Mayor of Washington, D.C., and the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to sign the Chesapeake Bay Agreement with the goal of reducing nutrient runoff in the Chesapeake waters Read More

Grandfather Mountain: Privately Preserved For Public's Pleasure

Rising 5,964 feet above sea level, Grandfather Mountain's Calloway Peak is the highest point in the Blue Ridge Mountains. But this is not the only rarity regarding the mountain outside Linville, N.C. Grandfather Mountain is the lone privately owned preserve... Read More

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