America Revealed

iFarm

Clip: Season 1

Water doesn’t come cheap in California’s Central Valley. So luckily, farmer Zachary Sheely is handy with his iPhone. Sheely, the latest in a long line of American agricultural innovators, has developed an iPhone app to help manage the family farm. His program layers high-tech aerial imagery, soil info and irrigation blueprints to create a user-friendly management tool for the 21st century farmer.

Aired: 02/14/12

Rating: NR

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