Tag Archive: Precision Ag

The Truth About ROI with Precision Farming Technology

The current economic environment has left the agriculture industry spinning. Farmers are looking for ways to maximize profit in a market where input costs tend to exceed commodity pricing.  When money gets tight and concerns about revenue abound – or you simply want to streamline your business finances – it makes sense to tighten expenses […]

How to Calculate Your Farm Savings

There’s no doubt that inputs have a big impact on farm profits. While you can’t always control crop prices, you can decrease variable input costs with the help of precision ag technology. But how much can you really save? Return on investment (ROI) is important — you always want to be sure your investment is […]

Trimble Partners with HORSCH for Agriculture Automation

Automation is a hot topic these days, as companies worldwide aim to streamline various systems related to manufacturing and production. The agriculture industry has begun to introduce this technology, with established autonomous solutions such as autosteering and self-propelled machines prevalent throughout the market. Trimble Inc. is excited to announce a collaborative partnership with HORSCH, one […]

How Remote Support Makes Your Life Easier

Precision ag helps you manage your farm more efficiently in a number of ways. Whether it’s guidance and steering, yield monitoring, or maps and visualization, there are many farming solutions that fall under the precision ag umbrella.  Ease of Access One aspect of precision ag that’s often vital to the success of your farm – […]

Top 10 Agriculture Trends to Watch in 2021

The Top 10 Ag Trends to Look Out for in 2021 As we say goodbye to 2020, it’s time to take a look at the top 10 agriculture trends to look out for in 2021. While individual trends are diverse, most point to two main themes: new technology and solutions for a changing climate. Watch […]

Trimble Select Introduces Sencrop for Ag Weather Data Sensing

A great precision ag solutions suite needs great data to work with. That’s why French ag-tech startup Sencrop was chosen as the newest Trimble Select Partner. Sencrop develops and implements connected, accessible, and collaborative solutions based on agro-environmental data collection in order to make precision agricultural monitoring technology available to everyone. Ag-Weather Solutions A leader […]

5 Key Takeaways from THRIVE Innovation Series Webinar with Trimble CEO Rob Painter

It’s not often that two CEOs have the opportunity to engage in thoughtful discussion about the future of their industries in a public forum. Trimble CEO Rob Painter and John Hartnett, CEO of SVG Ventures-THRIVE, an organization focused on the future of food and agriculture, shared such a discussion last week in “Trimble: Connecting the […]

Carrot Farm Sees 20% Increase in Efficiency with RTK Guidance

With the TMX-2050 display and Autopilot, Leo Dunne Ltd. is able to cover more acres per hour and build more accurate carrot beds, resulting in less time and crop loss. They first tried a different system, but as farm manager Tim Davies put it, “Nothing went right with it,” and after-sales service and support were […]

How Precision Ag Pumps Up Profits

One of the most frequently asked questions farmers have about precision ag is: Will it pay off? Most farmers find the answer to be yes. Whether it’s by streamlining workflows, reducing over-application of farm inputs or leveraging quality farm data to make better decisions, precision ag increases both productivity and profitability.  Here are four common […]

4 Steps to Get Started with Precision Ag

There are seemingly endless benefits to adopting precision ag equipment and technology on your farm. Precision agriculture can help save you valuable time and product while increasing your ROI in overall efficiency and profit. A 2016 USDA Economic Research Service report found that the average farm operating profit of precision ag adopters was $66 per […]