Tools & Smart Equipment Stories

Tools & Smart EquipmentAutoProbe Selects Southern Illinois Distributor
February 24, 2015
AutoProbe Technologies have named Cardinal Agriculture Services, Freeburg, IL, the Southern Illinois AutoProbe Distributor. Read More
Tools & Smart 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
Systems ManagementNORAC 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
GuidanceKinze Launches 3660 Planters With Electric Drive In Louisville
February 6, 2015
A pre-production 3660 planter with electric drive will be on display at the National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, KY, from February 11 through February 14, 2015. Read More
Tools & Smart EquipmentRecord Harvest Planter Calibration Program To Benefit 4-H, FFA
February 6, 2015
Through February 28 Record Harvest is calibrating planter units, meters and monitors and offering a $5 per-row donation to the growers’ preferred local 4-H or FFA chapter. Read More
Typical Drainage Water Management Installation
Tools & Smart EquipmentTaming Water With Technology
January 29, 2015
Farm drainage systems are getting vital updates thanks to precision tools. Read More
Tools & Smart Equipment360 Yield Center Launches Mobile App, Upgrades 360 Commander
January 23, 2015
360 Yield Center announced a plethora of updates and new product releases at its 2015 Yield Summit event Read More
Tools & Smart EquipmentDigi-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
Tools & Smart Equipment10 Best New Agriculture Apps For 2015
January 12, 2015
These new agriculture apps are certain to help ag professionals do their jobs more efficiently in 2015 and beyond. Read More
Systems ManagementTrimble Acquires Analytics Outfit IRON Solutions
December 29, 2014
Coupled with Trimble’s Connected Farm solution, IRON Solutions will enable improved real-time decisions for equipment fleets and more tightly link equipment, seed and chemical dealers to the grower through its ERP/CRM systems. Read More
Trending Articles
Business ManagementBeing a Great Team Player in the Precision Agriculture Game
March 15, 2018
Only great team players who are great teammates, have the potential to get championship results. Each player on the team Read More
Dr Brian Arnall Oklahoma State Paul Schrimpf
Excellence AwardsOpen For Nominations: PrecisionAg Awards Of Excellence Honor Outstanding Achievement in Ag Technology
March 7, 2018
Nominate an outstanding individual for one of four PrecisionAg Awards of Excellence. Recipients will be honored at a special ceremony during the 2018 InfoAg Conference in July. Read More
AmericasCrop Scouting in Brazil Improves Through Intelligent Pest Monitoring Systems
February 28, 2018
About nine years ago, shortly after finishing my graduation, my first job was as a monitor of pests and disease Read More
Events12 Groundbreaking AgTech Startups Selected to Pitch at AgLaunch Startup Station
February 22, 2018
AgLaunch is bringing its Startup Station pitch event back to the Mid-South Farm and Gin Show for a second time Read More
Industry NewsNFMS 2018: Case IH Talks Autonomous Agriculture, Announces Pilot Program
February 20, 2018
Since the reveal of the autonomous concept vehicle, Case IH has been evolving the technology and further defining automation and Read More
AsiaCloud-based Irrigation Could Double India’s Crop Yield and Halve Water Use
February 12, 2018
A cloud-based, micro-irrigation system tested on a farm in India has cut water use by up to 80%  and doubled Read More
Latest News
SST Software building Stillwater, OK
Industry NewsSST Issues Sirrus, Summit Updates
March 20, 2018
SST Software today announced releases of upgrade versions of their flagship desktop software and iOS mobile application. Development teams have Read More
DronesWalmart Investing in Ag Technology
March 20, 2018
Walmart is applying for a range of patents using drones to automate farming. The move could support its grocery business Read More
Aerial Drone
Industry NewsCorteva Agriscience Announces Planet Deal
March 20, 2018
Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont, through its software business, Granular, announced today with Planet – an integrated aerospace and Read More
AmericasSciFi in Ag: Precision Aerial Planting Next Up for Ag?
March 20, 2018
What do trees, drones, and minefields all have in common? Precision aerial planting. A concept first introduced in the 1930’s Read More
Precision Irrigation
Data ManagementAgGateway Submits Irrigation Data Standard to ASABE
March 19, 2018
AgGateway has submitted its proposed irrigation data exchange standard to the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE), a Read More
Corn Field
Industry NewsIndustrial IoT Company Intros Remote Asset Monitoring S…
March 16, 2018
FreeWave Technologies today announced the general availability of the WAVECONTACT WC30i-AXIS Wireless Angle Sensor. This sensor measures thief hatch states Read More
Decision Support SoftwareOpinion: The Missing Link in Precision Agriculture
March 15, 2018
The agtech boom over the last two years is indeed astonishing. Farmers are becoming more open to new, emerging technologies Read More
Sensors/IoTEstimating Field Weather and Soil Conditions
March 15, 2018
There is a favorite expression of mine that I love to apply to meteorology: “Measure with a micrometer, mark it Read More
Filling The Planter from Cab
Service ProvidersPrecision Agriculture: What is it?
March 15, 2018
If we look at the title of the article, all of you will come to an answer. These answers will Read More
Business ManagementBeing a Great Team Player in the Precision Agriculture …
March 15, 2018
Only great team players who are great teammates, have the potential to get championship results. Each player on the team Read More
AmericasJanzen: What You Need to Know About Congress’ Agr…
March 15, 2018
Via Janzen Ag Law Blog: Senators Amy Klobuchar and John Thune have introduced Senate Bill 2487, the “Agricultural Data Act Read More
Farmer tractor tablet
Data ManagementAg’s Digital Revolution: What’s Holding Us Back?
March 15, 2018
Data is undeniably a valuable asset. Yet, in the ag ecosystem, who’s seeing the value from it? A recent article Read More
PrecisionAg InstitutePrecisionAg Institute Whitepaper Library
March 14, 2018
Welcome to the PrecisionAg Institute Whitepaper library! Here you will find free whitepapers and case studies from the PrecisionAg Institute Partners Read More
Africa/Middle EastAgTech Startup Wefarm Secures New Financing Round
March 14, 2018
Wefarm, the world’s largest farmer-to-farmer digital network, has secured $5 million in additional seed funding, led by Silicon-Valley based True Read More
Spensa platform
Industry NewsAg Tech News: DTN Acquires Spensa to Boost Predictive M…
March 14, 2018
DTN announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Spensa Technologies, according to a press release on Read More
Industry NewsAg Tech News: BioLumic Garners $5 Million in Series A
March 14, 2018
BioLumic, creators of the first ultraviolet (UV) crop yield enhancement system, today announced the close of $5 million in Series A financing. Read More
UAV drone
DronesFlorida Specialty Crops: Realizing the Benefits of Prec…
March 13, 2018
Dr. Yiannis Ampatzidis recently joined the faculty at UF/IFAS Southwest Florida Research and Education Center (SWFREC) in Immokalee, writes Frank Read More
Data ManagementAgReliant Genetics, The Climate Corp. Collaborate on Da…
March 13, 2018
AgReliant Genetics, the third largest seed company in North America, and The Climate Corp., a subsidiary of Monsanto Co., have Read More