Sensors Stories

SensorsIndustry Reacts To Tragic Passing Of Greenseeker Pioneer
October 28, 2015
By now, most of the industry is aware that on Saturday, October 24, precision agriculture tragically lost one of its Read More
Marvin Stone
SensorsGreenseeker Founder And Wife Killed In OSU Homecoming Tragedy
October 26, 2015
A retired Oklahoma State University professor well-known throughout the precision agriculture community and his wife are reportedly two of the Read More
InfoAg 2015
Computing15 Precision Agriculture Companies To Watch In 2016 (Opinion)
October 21, 2015
PRECISION TECHNOLOGY seems to evolve at the speed of an Olympic sprinter these days (Usain Bolt is still REALLY fast, Read More
Drones, UAVs, UAS, precision agriculture
ImageryFLIR Launches New Vue Imaging Camera For UAVs
September 9, 2015
FLIR Systems announced the newest member of FLIR Vue thermal imaging camera series for unmanned aircraft, the FLIR Vue Pro. Read More
DataRanch Systems Shipping RX30 Weather Sensor Worldwide
April 10, 2015
Ranch Systems is now shipping the RX30 expansion unit worldwide. The RX30 is a “drop-in” expansion board that allows the Read More
Drones, UAVs, UAS, precision agriculture
EquipmentOregon State Scientists Discover Novel UAV Application
April 7, 2015
For the first time, scientists at Oregon State University are measuring atmospheric temperatures with fiber optic thermometers suspended from unmanned Read More
SensorsTopcon Makes Play For Digi-Star
March 23, 2015
Topcon Positioning Group announces the acquisition of Digi-Star, a global leader in agricultural solutions involving weight sensors and control systems for feeding, planting, fertilizer, and harvest equipment manufacturers. Read More
ImageryNew System From Blue River Will Aid Corn Research In Midwest
January 22, 2015
Blue River Technology's lastest commercial release is poised to revolutionize in-field research plot evaluation in corn. Read More
SensorsSpectrum Introduces New Director Of Marketing
January 14, 2015
Alicia Gillman will oversee the development of diagnostic marketing strategies in alignment with company objectives to drive revenue. Read More
DataUAVs Take Flight At Clemson
January 13, 2015
Joe Mari Maja, a research sensor engineer at the Edisto center, received FAA approval in December to fly a UAV as part of his effort to "technologize" farming in South Carolina. Read More
Trending Articles
EquipmentRaven, CNH Industrial Strengthen Ties
November 19, 2015
Raven Industries and CNH Industrial have established a new long term agreement, strengthening the partnership between the two companies. This Read More
ComputingDeere, Precision Planting Deal: 7 Things We Learned
November 3, 2015
Rather predictably, the recently announced John Deere acquisition of Monsanto’s Precision Planting raised plenty of eyebrows around the office Tuesday Read More
Grower using MyJohnDeere with tablet
DataDeere, Cloud Provider DN2K Form SageInsights Joint Venture
October 8, 2015
Deere & Co. and DN2K have agreed to form SageInsights – a joint venture to initially serve the agriculture industry Read More
Trimble - Xfill
GPSGPS Gaining Power, Expanding Applications
September 21, 2015
While the ability to harness the field navigation power of GPS has been around for decades, these days equipment makers Read More
EquipmentMore Deere Planters Get ExactEmerge Retrofit Kit
August 25, 2015
John Deere recently announced that additional ExactEmerge-enabling Retrofit Kits are now available for additional late model John Deere planters. Now, model year 2011 Read More
DataClimate Corp: We’ve Mapped Nearly 45% Of U.S. Corn And Soybeans
June 25, 2015
Today, The Climate Corporation, a division of Monsanto Company, announced that farmers have mapped more than 75 million row crop Read More
Latest News
Katie MacMillan - Precision Agronomist with Farmers Edge
DataFarmers Edge Announces New Retail Partnerships
November 24, 2015
Farmers Edge announced it is expanding its local partnerships throughout the agriculture supply chain. The new cooperatives signal the commitment Read More
Monosem Planter
EquipmentBig Plays In Precision Ag Technology Segment
November 24, 2015
The move to a high tech agricultural environment continues apace with recent agreements and acquisitions cementing intent of key players Read More
In Cab Wilcox Farm
DataPrecision Agriculture Workshop Kicks Off Food, Ag And H…
November 20, 2015
A 32-hour app hackathon fueled by pizza and caffeine, an “idea hack” tackling global challenges, a precision-agriculture workshop for drought Read More
MyTraps Spensa Technologies
DataPrecision Ag Company Finalizes $2.5 Million Investment,…
November 20, 2015
Spensa Technologies Inc., a startup in Purdue Research Park, closed on $2.5 million in Series A funding to expand its Read More
ImageryKansas Students To Operate AgEagle UAS For Precision Ag…
November 20, 2015
A group of students in Kansas are pairing with some of the state’s farmers on a precision agriculture project that Read More
ComputingAgGateway Introduces Specialty Chemical Council
November 19, 2015
AgGateway members have created a new council to address electronic connectivity issues related to the specialty chemical business. Segments covered Read More
EquipmentRaven, CNH Industrial Strengthen Ties
November 19, 2015
Raven Industries and CNH Industrial have established a new long term agreement, strengthening the partnership between the two companies. This Read More
DataFBN Brings Moneyball Conference To Bettendorf
November 19, 2015
Farmers Business Network (FBN), the independent and trusted farmer-to-farmer information network, today announced the company is hosting a major farmer Read More
ComputingSST Launching Analytics Platform for Agronomists, Ag Re…
November 19, 2015
SST Software has released a new web-based application, SST Analytics, that allows agronomists and ag retailers to perform regional analysis Read More
ComputingAgworld, CDMS Announce Partnership
November 18, 2015
Agworld, a provider of mobile farm management software, announced a new partnership today with CDMS to provide crop protection and Read More
AgBot16 Challenge
EquipmentCool Idea: Details On Robotic Planter Challenge Reveale…
November 18, 2015
Teams representing the educational and business sectors are entered to compete in the 2016 agBot Challenge, which will be held Read More
DataWilbur Ellis Taps aWhere For Weather Data, Modeling
November 18, 2015
Retailer Wilbur-Ellis has chosen Colorado-based aWhere to provide agricultural weather data and agronomic modeling services to the retailer’s AgVerdict decision-making toolkit. aWhere is Read More
MyJohnDeere tablet
EquipmentPrecision Agriculture The Focus Of Recent John Deere Ac…
November 17, 2015
John Deere continues to focus on precision agriculture, as the company announced on November 3 that it reached an agreement Read More
Super Nova Drone
DataUniversity’s Drone Program Poised To Change Agric…
November 17, 2015
The Aviation Program at the University of Louisiana Monroe is producing cutting-edge drone research and hands on field operations that Read More
An Agribotix pilot flies over emerging corn.
DataKansas Senator Praises UAV Technology For Agriculture
November 17, 2015
A sense of history hovered over Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts on Friday as he gingerly took the controls of an Read More
PrecisionAg Innovation Series Audience
Data2016 PrecisionAg Innovation Series Meeting Slated For S…
November 16, 2015
“Agriculture And Data: Finding What Works” is the latest installment in the PrecisionAg Innovation Series, to be held January 26, Read More
ComputingDigging Deep Into Precision Agriculture
November 13, 2015
Silent Shade Planting Company has only scratched the surface when it comes to using precision agriculture in its 12,000-acre operation. Read More
ComputingQ&A: Trimble Clarifies Vision For AGRI-TREND Acquis…
November 13, 2015
Trimble’s announcement this week of the acquisition of Canadian independent consultant network AGRI-TREND raised quite a few eyebrows around the Read More