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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August 4, 2017
With fall harvest a few weeks away for most of the country, ag service providers from every walk of life Read More
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August 2, 2017
Farmers Edge President And CEO Wade Barnes reflects on the process of building his company, shortly after receiving the Crop Adviser/Entrepreneur Award during the InfoAg Conference in July. Read More
Data ManagementInfoAg 2017 Recap: Service Providers Take Center Stage
July 28, 2017
As I sit here and ponder just what it was that we all experienced last week, off the top of Read More
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InternationalUsing Precision Agriculture to Control Herbicide-Resistant Weeds in Brazil
July 24, 2017
The occurrence of weeds in agricultural fields of grain and fiber production has caused losses to farmers for a long Read More
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Data ManagementYield Data: More Than a Pretty Picture
July 13, 2017
It is mid-July, which, for the Australian cotton industry, means that picking is still going on for some growers. A Read More
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August 21, 2017
AMVAC Chemical Corp. has signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding with Trimble. The two companies are working toward an agreement Read More
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August 17, 2017
Beck’s today announced the release of several new tools available in their precision farming service, FARMserver, which enhances farmers’ ability Read More
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InternationalIsraeli Precision Ag Companies Lead in Water Use Effici…
August 16, 2017
In the last week, AgriHub, formed by farmers and consultants from Brazil, visited 10 Israeli agribusiness companies, including the Ministry Read More
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August 15, 2017
Precision technology moves at different speeds across different segments of agriculture. For example, technologies like curve compensation, precision spraying, and Read More
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Data ManagementSignificant Updates Made to SoilWeb, Web Soil Survey Pr…
August 15, 2017
Agronomic professionals and technicians dealing with precision farming must understand the soils within the field before writing effective prescriptions.  A Read More
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Business ManagementOpinion: How to Leverage Precision Agriculture to Launc…
August 14, 2017
To continue where my last article left off (which you can check out here), a precision ag company that specializes Read More
Industry NewsFarm Dog Inks Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement with USD…
August 14, 2017
Farm Dog, a pest and disease management platform for growers and agronomists, has entered into a Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement (NFCA) Read More
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InternationalAgtech: What the Umbrella Term Really Means
August 10, 2017
Acclerator, incubator, start-up, connectivity — the buzzwords of the digital age can be clear as, well, mud, writes Alex Sampson Read More
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Data ManagementJanzen: Data to Play Key Role in Sorting Out Dicamba Di…
August 10, 2017
You would have to live under a rock to not have heard about farmers’ issues with dicamba this growing season. Read More
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InternationalNew Zealand Study Tour to Demonstrate Recent Advances i…
August 10, 2017
If you’re interested in an intense, week-long immersion in the use of high-tech products and practices in New Zealand agriculture, Read More
Data ManagementDuPont Acquires Ag Tech Startup Granular for $300 Milli…
August 9, 2017
DuPont announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire San Francisco-based Granular, Inc., a provider of software and Read More
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August 9, 2017
Convening a day prior to this summer’s Farm Progress Show at the I Hotel in Champaign, IL (about an hour’s Read More
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ProfessionalsAGCO Crop Tour 2017 Features Precision Planting Add-Ons
August 8, 2017
Higher yields and greater returns are the ultimate goals for crop producers. To help corn growers better understand the role Read More
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August 8, 2017
Crop Pro Insurance today announced the close of an $8 million Series A round of financing co-led by top agriculture Read More
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August 6, 2017
SatShot President Lanny Faleide has been a fixture on the remote imagery scene for as long as about anyone still Read More
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ProfessionalsHow Blue River’s See & Spray Technology Could Chang…
August 5, 2017
The blistering West Texas heat rocketing towards triple digits, the affable cotton grower trudged across his dusty field and approached Read More
Grower Services & Solutions2017 Yield Monitor Calibration Checklist — Part II
August 4, 2017
(EDITOR’S NOTE: This is Part II of Tim Norris’ Yield Monitor Calibration checklist, Part I of which was published in Read More