Awards Of Excellence

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
AwardsPrecisionAg Awards Of Excellence Winners Honored At InfoAg
July 30, 2014
Winners of the PrecisionAg Institute's Awards of Excellence were honored at The 2014 InfoAg Conference in St. Louis. Read More
Partners
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
PrecisionAg Institute1 On 1 With Paul Schrimpf: AgWorks’ Greg Duhachek
October 15, 2014
Greg Duhachek of AgWorks talks with PrecisionAg Executive Editor Paul Schrimpf about the company’s history, why ag retailers are so important in the decision-making process of precision ag, why AgWorks is so excited about its newly acquired HighQ Analytics product, and explains the full scope of the AgOS software system. Read More
Latest News
Paul Schrimpf and Harlan Little PrecisionAg Institute Booth
DataBig Data: Securing And Sharing Ag’s Most Precious Asset…
January 28, 2015
The Big Data Revolution has preempted an industrywide push around making data secure and usable. Read More
1255 Early Riser Planter with Precision Planting
Variable RateVRA Seeding Primed For Growth
January 27, 2015
As technology options increase, experts foresee a big year for variable-rate seeding adoption. Read More
Farmers Edge
DataFarmers Edge Announces Alberta Carbon Offset Initiative…
January 26, 2015
Farmers Edge announced the closing of an exclusive agreement with Capital Power to develop carbon offsets eligible for use in the Alberta Greenhouse Gas Reduction Program. Read More
Grower using MyJohnDeere with tablet
Computing2015 Precision Ag Product Review
January 26, 2015
Here's a brief look at some of the newest precision ag products being featured during the upcoming season. Read More
Agriculture Production Flow Diagram
Joe RussoA Framework For Managing Information In Precision Ag
January 24, 2015
Providing a diagram to help precision ag users visualize information flow can be helpful. Read More
Software360 Yield Center Launches Mobile App, Upgrades 360 Comm…
January 23, 2015
360 Yield Center announced a plethora of updates and new product releases at its 2015 Yield Summit event Read More
EquipmentFAA, Pirker Settle 2014’s Most Polarizing Drone C…
January 23, 2015
Today the legal battle between the FAA and Raphael Pirker is over after the agency and Pirker's legal team have decided to settle the case to avoid further litigation expenses. Read More
SoftwareDigi-Star To Launch Grain Tracker App
January 22, 2015
Digi-Star will introduce the new Grain Tracker app at the 2015 National Farm Machinery Show held February 11-14 in Louisville, KY. Read More
DataAnother Ag-Drone Outfit Surfaces
January 22, 2015
David Dvorak started Field of View in 2010 after realizing the potential business opportunity for unmanned aircraft system (UAS) technology in agricultural imaging. Read More
ImageryNew System From Blue River Will Aid Corn Research In Mi…
January 22, 2015
Blue River Technology's lastest commercial release is poised to revolutionize in-field research plot evaluation in corn. Read More
EquipmentDeere App Center Unveiled
January 20, 2015
The John Deere App Center provides users the ability to search and find apps most useful to their business or operations. Read More
EquipmentT-L Irrigation GPS Navigation Corner System Details
January 20, 2015
The T-L GPS Navigation Corner system tracks multiple constellations reducing the signal loss caused by tree lines and other obstacles and there is no electronic interference from power lines. Read More
DataDuPont Pioneer Expanding Encirca
January 20, 2015
The new service is Encirca Yield Stand, which joins the Encirca Yield Nitrogen Management Service as a cutting-edge input management offering for growers. Read More
SoftwareTrimble Connected Farm Field App Measures Field Profita…
January 20, 2015
Trimble announced today that it will be adding a profit and loss reporting feature to its Connected Farm Field application—a Web-based field data management tool where growers can manage field boundaries, task data, crop health maps and precipitation data. Read More
SoftwareMapShots Details 2015 Customer Conference
January 15, 2015
The 2015 MapShots Customer Conference is scheduled Feb. 11-14, 2015, at the Georgia Institute of Technology's Global Learning Center in Atlanta, GA. Read More
ComputingNew App: VRA With Your iPad
January 15, 2015
iSOYL, a new app from SOYL, streamlines the variable rate application process for iPad users, saving growers time, money and effort. It uses a smart cable and adaptor to connect with all popular spreader, sprayer and drill controllers. Read More
HomeIowa Startup Captures First-Ever Farm Bureau Entreprene…
January 15, 2015
ScoutPro of Lone Tree, IA, team lead Michael Koenig, was named Entrepreneur of the Year from a field of four finalists and received a total of $30,000 in prize money to implement his business idea, which is software to assist farmers with crop maintenance. Read More
DataFarmers Edge Continue Expansion In Western Canada
January 14, 2015
Farmers Edge announced a business alliance with Canadian retail Lloydminster & District Co-op to promote precision agronomy services in Western Canada. Read More