Product News: Agricultural and Farming Products
Crop Input Control System offers variable rate capabilities.
Press Release Summary:
January 20, 2011 - Compatible with row crop planters, air seeders, strip tills, and spreader platforms, Field-IQ(TM) monitors seed delivery and fertilizer blockages while managing application of up to 6 variable rate products. Seed monitoring ability enables operators to obtain seeding system performance information, such as skips, multiples, and quality of spacing. System pairs with guidance capabilities of Trimble FmX(TM) integrated display or CFX 750(TM) touchscreen display, which both run overlap detection technology.
Original Press Release
Trimble Announces New Capabilities for Its Field-IQ Crop Input Control System
Press release date: January 18, 2011
Trimble's Agriculture Division is a leader in precision agriculture and guidance, operating with resellers throughout the world. Trimble's Connected Farm solutions help customers operate farm vehicles and implements more efficiently, saving on input costs and increasing yield and productivity. Solutions include vehicle and implement guidance and steering; application control for seed, liquid, and granular products; laser- and GPS-based water management technology; record keeping; and seamless field-to-office information management. For more information, visit: www.trimble.com/agriculture. About Trimble
Trimble applies technology to make field and mobile workers in businesses and government significantly more productive. Solutions are focused on applications requiring position or location--including surveying, construction, agriculture, fleet and asset management, public safety and mapping. In addition to utilizing positioning technologies, such as GPS, lasers and optics, Trimble solutions may include software content specific to the needs of the user. Wireless technologies are utilized to deliver the solution to the user and to ensure a tight coupling of the field and the back office. Founded in 1978, Trimble is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif. For more information, visit: www.trimble.com. CONTACT: Media, Lea Ann McNabb, +1-408-481-7808, firstname.lastname@example.org, both of Trimble Web Site: http://www.trimble.com