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NASA Satellite Technology Goes Down On The Farm

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May 15, 2001
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Some of the people closest to the land will be the first to benefit from a new global positioning technology developed to make NASA satellites more efficient and cost-effective. Farmers will soon get the chance to put the new system to the test through a partnership between NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif., and NavCom Technology Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Deere & Company, Moline, Ill.

Some of the people closest to the land will be the first to benefit from a new global positioning technology developed to make NASA satellites more efficient and cost-effective.


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