Awards Of Excellence

AwardsPast Recipients Of The PrecisionAg Awards Of Excellence
January 15, 2015
Since 2007, the PrecisionAg Insititute has sponsored the annual Awards of Excellence program. Here's a list of the past winners. Read More
AwardsNominations Now Open! 2015 PrecisionAg Awards Of Excellence
January 7, 2015
The PrecisionAg Award of Excellence program sheds light on some of the most important people and programs that have helped agriculture realize the full benefits of technology to improve agronomy, efficiency, and stewardship in crop production. Read More
Awards2014 Awards Of Excellence Winners: Champions Of Precision Ag
September 2, 2014
The 2014 Class of PrecisionAg Awards of Excellence recipients have spent their careers working to improve precision practices, increase adoption and put best practices in place on the ground. Read More
AwardsPrecisionAg Awards Of Excellence Winners Talk About Careers, Industry Growth
August 13, 2014
Winners of the 2014 PrecisionAg Awards of Excellence share insights into their successful careers and what’s driving advancement in farming technology. Read More
Partners
PrecisionAg InstituteLearn About The PrecisionAg Institute Partners
February 19, 2015
Learn more about the companies that have committed their corporate and financial support to the PrecisionAg Institute, an independent global forum dedicated to the sharing of precision agriculture practices, ideas, research, products, services and success stories. Read More
DataWinField Ramps Up OADA, AgGateway Participation
January 8, 2015
WinField has increased its participation in Open Ag Data Alliance (OADA) and AgGateway to help simplify the exchange of information between software platforms. Read More
DataRaven Launches Slingshot Link
January 8, 2015
Slingshot Link will give customers and dealers the ability to send Raven Operating Software (ROS) upgrades and updates wirelessly to compatible Viper 4 field computers through a Slingshot Field Hub. Read More
PrecisionAg Institute1 On 1 With Paul Schrimpf: Raven’s Tim Hines
November 5, 2014
Tim Hines of Raven Industries talks with PrecisionAg Executive Editor Paul Schrimpf about the latest with the Slingshot precision ag system, including new products and services available under the brand such as SmartYield Pro and Viper 4. Read More
PrecisionAg Institute1 On 1 With Paul Schrimpf: AGCO’s Michael Englert
October 29, 2014
Michael Englert of AGCO talks with PrecisionAg Executive Editor Paul Schrimpf about the latest with Fuse Technologies, how the AgCommand system is helping customers manage their equipment fleet, how growers are realizing the value in telemetry, and much more. Read More
PrecisionAg Institute1 On 1 With Paul Schrimpf: American Soybean Association’s Joe Steinkamp
October 22, 2014
Joe Steinkamp of the American Soybean Association (ASA) talks with PrecisionAg Executive Editor Paul Schrimpf about how he’s using precision agriculture on his own farm, what benefits he finds in variable rate technology, and what it means for ASA to be a member of the PrecisionAg Institute. Read More
Latest News
Industry NewsThe Climate Corp. To Deliver Enhanced Climate Pro Servi…
February 26, 2015
Farmers can experience the value of advanced field-level insights through the upgraded Climate Pro service, offered in key corn growing regions this season for three dollars an acre through certified dealers. Read More
Industry NewsAmerican Society Of Agronomy Joins Field To Market Sust…
February 26, 2015
On February 26, Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture announced that the  American Society for Agronomy’s International Certified Read More
WinField’s Joel Wipperfurth On Empowering Data-Driven Decisions
DataWinField’s Joel Wipperfurth On Empowering Data-Driven D…
February 25, 2015
Agronomic decision making using data is critical, but there are many opportunities farmers have to improve the whole farming operation Read More
DataCase IH Survey Demonstrates Data Disconnect Among Growe…
February 25, 2015
The survey, conducted in January 2015, includes responses from 331 producers with 1,000 acres or more in production. Of those surveyed, 76% said they currently use a data system. Read More
Farmers Edge
SoftwareFarmers Edge Purchases Alberta-Based Software Company
February 25, 2015
Farmers Edge has acquired GranDuke Geomatics Ltd., a geospatial solutions and software development company based in Lethbridge, Alberta. Read More
EquipmentAutoProbe Selects Southern Illinois Distributor
February 24, 2015
AutoProbe Technologies have named Cardinal Agriculture Services, Freeburg, IL, the Southern Illinois AutoProbe Distributor. Read More
iSOYL mobile app
Variable RateVariable Rate Applications Made Easy With New iPad App
February 20, 2015
The new iSOYL app streamlines the variable rate application process for iPad users, saving growers time, money and effort. Read More
EquipmentAGCO, Raven Form Strategic Parntership
February 20, 2015
The new agreement between AGCO and Raven builds upon their long-standing relationship by focusing on new product development and tighter integration of technology into machines. Read More
Big Data 2015: Dr. Shannon Farrell Talks Data Privacy Concerns, Cloud Storage
DataBig Data 2015: Dr. Shannon Ferrell Talks Data Privacy C…
February 20, 2015
Oklahoma State University professor Dr. Shannon Ferrell chats with PrecisionAg.com after his presentation at the 2015 Big Data Workshop in Read More
PrecisionAg InstituteLearn About The PrecisionAg Institute Partners
February 19, 2015
Learn more about the companies that have committed their corporate and financial support to the PrecisionAg Institute, an independent global forum dedicated to the sharing of precision agriculture practices, ideas, research, products, services and success stories. Read More
ComputingMarch DC Precision Agriculture Event To Engage Legislat…
February 18, 2015
To foster communication and understanding of the opportunities and benefits of precision agriculture practices, the Task Force for American Innovation Read More
EquipmentKinze Launches EdgeVac Conversion Option
February 17, 2015
Kinze Manufacturing is introducing the option to convert EdgeVac meters to 4000 Series Vacuum meters, allowing for superior agronomic performance with singulation accuracy up to 99%+ and accurate seed spacing and population. Read More
GuidanceTeeJet Releases Two GNSS Products
February 12, 2015
The new TeeJet Technologies Matrix 430 is an easy-to-use and low cost GNSS guidance system, and the new RX520 dual frequency GNSS receiver brings reliable, upgradable accuracy and performance to precision farming applications. Read More
Grower using MyJohnDeere with tablet
DataDeere Enhancing Machine Sync, ISG Products
February 11, 2015
The new Machine Sync features include coverage map sharing and guidance line sharing that can be useful during seeding and spraying operations. Read More
SoftwareValley Launches Irrigation Exchange
February 11, 2015
Irrigation Exchange, cutting-edge technology embedded in the Valley BaseStation3 product, enables growers to share precision irrigation data with complementary management systems and make informed water application decisions.   Read More
EquipmentNORAC Active Wing Roll Slated For Deere, Case Sprayers
February 11, 2015
NORAC Systems International Inc. announced the release of Active Wing Roll, an advanced boom height control technology. Active Wing Roll Read More
DataBASF To Feature Iteris Weather Data
February 11, 2015
Under the agreement, Iteris’ ClearAg high-resolution, precision hail information will be integrated into BASF’s suite of precision agronomy sales and customer support tools. Read More
Drones, UAVs, UAS, precision agriculture
ImageryFlorida Seed Company Garners FAA Drone Approval
February 11, 2015
Today the FAA posted two grants of exemption for Niceville, FL-based Pravia to operate the eBee Ag and E384 small unmanned aircraft systems for precision agriculture applications. Read More