Slingshot

Systems ManagementRaven Releases Slingshot Field Hub 2.0
July 14, 2015
Raven Industries enhanced its line of high speed modems with the release of the new Slingshot Field Hub 2.0. This Read More
Data ManagementDuPont, Raven Join Forces On Encirca Yield Data Transfer
November 3, 2014
As part of this data exchange, growers can choose to have their Encirca services prescriptions wirelessly transferred directly to compatible Raven controllers. Read More
Data Management2014 Precision Ag Product Review
January 28, 2014
A look at all the newest precision ag product innovations being introduced for the upcoming season. Read More
Imagery/SensingMapShots Annual Customer Conference Features Industry Presenters
January 17, 2014
The MapShots 2014 customer conference will feature industry presenters that include Agri ImaGIS/Satshot, AgIntegrated, AgSense, GeoVantage, John Deere, Raven and Veris Technologies. Read More
Data ManagementAGCO’s AgCommand Now Integrated With Raven’s Slingshot
November 26, 2013
AGCO has integrated its AgCommand telematics and asset management tool with Raven Industries' Slingshot system. Read More
Packing/PostharvestUnverferth, Raven Join Forces On UHarvest
September 16, 2013
UHarvest is reportedly the first grain cart system to integrate a moisture sensor on the cart itself, providing more accurate yield data. Read More
GuidanceNew Viper Tops List Of Raven Releases
June 6, 2013
The new Viper 4 field computer headlined a number of announcements and product releases at the Raven Innovation Summit. Read More
GuidanceRaven Announces New Slingshot API Implementation With ZedX
April 26, 2013
Raven Industries has announced a new Slingshot API implementation with ZedX, Inc., a leader in agricultural information technology solutions. With Read More
Data ManagementRaven Announces Enhancements To Product Lines
February 7, 2013
Raven Industries now offers the simple to install SmarTrax MD mechanical steering system, and announced an enhanced Slingshot offering that streamlines data sharing and management. Read More
Data Management2013 Precision Agriculture Product Review
February 1, 2013
Leading product and software manufacturers provide insights on key trends in precision ag and reveal what they plan to bring to market in the coming year. Read More
GuidanceTop Takeaways From Raven Summit
November 28, 2012
Perspective   The specter of the “Great Midwest Drought of 2012” hung over Sioux Falls as more than 200 equipment dealers, Read More
Systems ManagementSlingShot API Connects Raven To OnSite App
March 15, 2012
Raven Industries recently announced that AgIntegrated’s OnSite mobile and desktop application will utilize Slingshot API. Slingshot API, or Application Programming Read More
Data Management2012 Precision Ag Product Review
February 9, 2012
AgIntegrated “This year, we see a movement away from the classic do it all, closed system (silo) approach of precision Read More
Industry NewsSlingshot Launches New Website
January 12, 2012
Raven Industries has launched an all new website aimed at helping growers and dealers better understand how Slingshot can help Read More
Data ManagementThe Integration Quest
September 6, 2011
History is littered with failed attempts to predict the future. Of course, this problem is compounded by any predictions when Read More
Systems ManagementSlingshot Fleet View Offers Economical Logistics
May 23, 2011
Raven Industries has released Fleet View applications on its Slingshot platform. This feature will allow for simple and affordable tracking Read More
Guidance2011 Precision Product Review: Raven
March 1, 2011
Raven Industries is gearing up for a bigger focus on wireless technology. “Now that RTK steering is more readily available Read More
Decision Support SoftwareRaven Introduces Software Development Platform For Slingshot
January 20, 2011
Building upon the Slingshot suite of wireless products and services, the Slingshot API is designed to bridge the information gap Read More
Data ManagementCollaboration In Ag Technology
February 11, 2010
In three short years, manufacturers of precision technology have moved to acquire, partner, an ally themselves with companies that serve Read More
Guidance2010 Precision Product Review: Raven Industries
January 28, 2010
“Based on feedback we hear at our training sessions and trade shows, assisted steering will be a very big product Read More
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