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As scalable, Web-based field data management tool, Connected Farm™ Field application lets growers manage field boundaries, task data, crop health maps, and precipitation data. Profit and loss reporting feature, which includes usability optimized GUI, enables growers to analyze field profitability and enhance financial decisions regarding their operations. Overall, functionality emphasizes... Read More
Powered by eco-friendly Agco Power Diesel 6.6 liter, 204 hp, EPA Tier 4 Interim emissions certified engine, Komatsu 855.1 Forwarder features smart integrated transmission control unit, optimized power train with double bogie bearings, and cooling system with variable speed fan. Comfort Ride active cab suspension system, using 4 hydraulic cylinders, keeps cab level in relation to machine frame... Read More
MONTREAL – Imaflex Inc. (TSXV: IFX) is pleased to announce the successful market launch of its Shine N' Ripe XL, a long lasting metalized agricultural mulch film, specifically designed for the citrus industry to repel citrus greening transmitting insects. The first bulk order comes from a large Brazilian citrus producer serving international orange juice producers headquartered in North... Read More
Able to handle crooked trees and tough branches, S132 has recommended DBH working range of 6–17 in. dia and max cutting diameter of 28.3 in. Swing damping/braking system, 360º rotator, and 128º tilt link angle accelerate feeding and reduce head frame stress when harvesting/reaching on downhill slopes. Features include 4 moveable delimbing knives; fifth delimbing knife in bottom of frame;... Read More
Offering versatility for warm-season vegetation management on roadsides, Derigo™ controls invasive grasses and broadleaf weeds while promoting healthy grass cover. This post-emergent herbicide, approved for use around trees and ornamental species, is effective against 30+ species of undesirable grasses as well as 100+ broadleaf weeds. Solution also provides seed head and plant growth... Read More
With Brill® Formulation v2.6, animal nutritionists and feed formulators can better manage complex and rapidly changing information required to create high-quality, accurate formulas. Users can compare differences between formulas to minimize errors, save time by viewing multiple formulas at once in summary reports, and formulate faster by monitoring premix levels and breakdown of premix... Read More
Trimble Conducts Live Demonstrations of NextSwath End of Row Turns with Automatic Implement Compensation for AgricultureSep 03, 2014
Cutting-Edge Technology Eliminates Undershooting or Overshooting the Intended Path to Increase Efficiency, Reduce Fuel Costs and Prevent Crop Damage BOONE, Iowa – Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that it is conducting live demonstrations of its cutting-edge NextSwath™ end of row turn technology at the Farm Progress Show in Boone, Iowa. Trimble's NextSwath with implement... Read More
Part of Connected Farm™ web-based solution, RainWave® Contour Map functionality maps precise rainfall amounts within entire field or farm, enabling farmer or trusted advisor to make optimized management decisions for irrigation planning, resource deployment, and timing of applications for nutrient and pest management. Farmers can access color-coded rainfall contour maps on demand via PC,... Read More
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Connected Farm™ provides farmers with access to information about factors impacting farm operations. Respectively targeting farmers and their advisors, Connected Farm Field/Advisor field data management tools allow management of field information and offer tools for ordering, managing, and viewing PurePixel™ crop health maps and RainWave® Contour Maps. Advisor application allows for... Read More
Available for Autopilot™ automated steering system, Trimble® OnSwatch technology minimizes time lost turning at end of row by enabling vehicle to make tighter turn and approach next line, or crop row, faster. Users can customize line acquisition to vehicle, operation, and operator preference including adjusting turn angle, approach angle, and speed. Using OnSwath, farmers can cut idle... Read More
Bags2Bulk Project will Enhance Zambia's Food Security through Improved Grain Storage and Reduced Post-Harvest LossesAug 11, 2014
LUSAKA, Zambia — AGCO (Your Agriculture Company, NYSE:AGCO) (http://www.agcocorp.com), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, has launched a partnership with Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation (a US Agency for International Development-funded program) to reduce post-maize harvest losses and improve grain handling in... Read More
Part of Connected Farm™ solution, PurePixel™ Precision Vegetation Health Solution offers specialized processing of multi-spectral images used for crop health analysis. Field images provide farmers and advisors with visual representation of selected field's crop health or maturity level based on color-coded index. Since PurePixel filters out non-crop artifacts such as soil, shadows, and... Read More
Part of Connected Farm™ solution, Soil Information System™ provides farmers and advisors with in-depth 3-D soil data they can use to make informed decisions about crop production goals. Technology uses advanced sensors along with intelligent targeting and geo-processing algorithms to produce high-resolution soil and topographic maps. Some examples of map types include: root zone depth, soil... Read More
Working with Trimble® WM-Drain® farm drainage solution, Farm Works™ Surface Software provides recommended drainage pipe sizes for system design, as well as estimate on cost and material required. Diameters are recommended for all pipes within drainage network based on terrain, depth, pipe materials, and drainage coefficient, which represents how much water will be drained from field within... Read More
Installed on pivot, Irrigate-IQ™ lets farmers remotely control irrigators via Internet. Functionality covers variable rate irrigation and receiving reports about where water or fertilizer has been applied. Via this GPS-controlled, precision irrigation solution, farmers can apply optimal amount of water, fertigation, or effluent where needed to help improve crop quality and yield while... Read More
Offered within RevCo Connect™ customer marketing and engagement platform for retailers, RevCo Connect fertilizer-contracting module will optimize efficiencies throughout inventory chain. Module enables agricultural retail organizations to view cost of remaining, unsold inventory; create contracts, set price, and approved special discounts on-the-fly; see real-time margins across sales team; and... Read More
Broadcom Low-Power Applications Processor Enables World's First Cloud-Connected Robotic Sprinkler SystemApr 23, 2014
New Droplet Sprinkler System Leverages Advanced Embedded Processing to Cut Household Water Consumption in Half IRVINE, Calif. – Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, today announced that its low-power applications processor is the technology behind an innovative new product designed to dramatically... Read More
FRESNO, Calif. – PureSense's new release of its Irrigation Manager Software platform is now available online. This new release is marked by major developments in the analytics engine that gives growers never before seen information to better manage water specifically and the ranch in general. The launch is being spurred by a "Spring into ACTION" Campaign, with customers being welcomed to... Read More
Powered at 100 or 220 V, air to water harvesting machines include hose-in feature, which allows them to connect to any water supply available for consumption if relative humidity is not high enough for atmospheric water generation. AquaPhere Models, suitable for home and office, come in 3 versions that produce 28 or 60 L/day. For commercial and industrial uses, AquaCube Models come in 5... Read More
Understanding which technologies to embrace and the ones to avoid helps dairies conform to FSMA guidelines that are based on best industry practices for sanitation. MILWAUKEE, WI — Federal Mfg., powered by Pro Mach, has researched and written a white paper on dairy industry clean-in-place (CIP) technologies – what to look for and what to avoid. The facts of CIP sanitation detailed in the... Read More