Precision Farming

In a recent report published by AEM, the impact that pecision farming has on the environment was analysed. Specifically, the report analyses how the use of new technologies contributes to reducing environmental impact, increasing productivity and yield and a better overall economic result. The USDA identified three pillars of sustainability for the agriculture industry: reduced environmental impact, increased productivity, yield and...
Carbon Robotics has launched a new model of its LaserWeeder, called Track LaserWeeder, along with two software upgrades - spatial data intelligence in the Carbon Ops Center and multi-language support in the iPad operator app. These updates cater to the diverse needs of farmers and provide actionable farm data, aligning with the evolving demands of agriculture. “We are excited to...
KIOTI delivers more power to its tractor lineup with the introduction of the HX Series. The HX9010C and HX1151C models feature a proven KIOTI engine, a cabin and a heavy-duty front axle. “The new HX Series models demonstrate our commitment to delivering machines built with our customer needs top of mind. When developing these machines, we built upon years of...
CLAAS earned two of the three annual Davidson Prize honours which recognize the best-of-the-best in ag innovation for its CEMOS tractor driving optimization system and its new DISCO 97000 Auto Swather. During Commodity Classic in Houston, AEM and ASABE awarded the seventh-annual Davidson Prize to the top three innovative products selected from the AE50 honorees. The Davidson Prize is designed...
Rain Bird debuted three new products at the 2024 World Ag Expo. These additions to Rain Bird’s best-in-class product portfolio display the company’s legacy in irrigation, Intelligent Use of Water philosophy and commitment to growers’ success with smart irrigation. During the 2024 World Ag Expo, Rain Bird representatives spoke to the media on these topics and more: Expanding product portfolio: Rain...
The global precision farming market is poised to register an impressive 13% CAGR from 2022 to 2032, reaching US$ 20.36 Bn by the end of the aforementioned assessment period, according to a report by Fact.MR. Farmers are transitioning from traditional farming practices to precision farming due to the significant cost advantages afforded by mechanical agricultural technologies. From 2017 to 2021,...
Precision Planting is a manufacturer of retrofit solutions in the field of precision farming. At Agritechnica, the company from Tremont, IL showcases its innovative ideas that help increase efficiency and productivity in agriculture while promoting sustainable practices. By using the latest technologies, data analysis and machine learning, Precision Planning enables farmers worldwide to sow more precisely and make better...
Precision farming will become even more precise when Valtra customers get access to the Section Control 96 with Multiboom feature. Section Control automation has previously been able to divide the boom of an ISOBUS-compatible sprayer, for example, into 24 or 36 sections. The new Section Control 96, by comparison, can divide the boom into up to 96 different sections,...
High-Speed ISOBUS Demonstrated for First Time at AEF Plugfest Marking a milestone in ag-tech history, High-Speed ISOBUS (HSI) was demonstrated for the first time by the Agricultural Industry Electronics Foundation (AEF) at its North American 2022 Plugfest during the Commodity Classic trade show in New Orleans. With greater bandwidth and faster connection speed, roughly 4,000 times faster than the original...
Sway AI announced a partnership with Trilogy Networks to join the Rural Cloud Initiative (RCI), a unique coalition of network and edge innovation partners committed to promoting and accelerating the digital transformation of rural America. Through this partnership, they will deliver a complete AI-enabled precision agriculture solution for farmers. Agricultural software and applications are becoming more commonplace as they provide...