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  1. What Is Precision Ag?

    Precision agriculture (PA) can be an intimidating topic. High-tech terms like drones, robots, sensors, geo-mapping and big data come up when discussing precision ag. Not only are those concepts misunderstood…

  2. Add or edit fields online

    Add fields to your online account with as much or as little information as you need, with the option to draw or import boundaries to auto-calculate area for boundaries. Start…

  3. Add a field scout report on the mobile app

    Create a new field scout report with Trimble Ag Mobile to quickly record observations on your mobile device when you’re out in the field. Select from predefined crop health factors,…

  4. Hardware Requirements

    To run FarmStream Fleet, a vehicle must have an FmX® integrated display, a GFX-750™ display, a GFX-350™ display or a TMX-2050™ display installed. FarmStream can use one of many wireless…

  5. Choosing the Best Display for Your Farm

    The Best Display for Your Farming Operation Farmers know their fields – they catch the curve of every hill, anticipate where water collects after a heavy rain, and remember just…

  6. Fleet Sensors Tab

    Options Traditional Fleet  FarmStream Fleet  Engine Hours Yes for compatible vehicle platforms Yes for compatible vehicle platforms Fuel Level Yes for compatible vehicle platforms Yes for compatible vehicle platforms Fuel Rate  Yes for…

  7. Top 5 Ways to Invest in Your Farm’s Future

    How to Invest in Your Farm’s Future The agricultural tradition is all about hard work paired with innovation—from the plow to the tractor to today’s precision agriculture systems. Precision agriculture…

  8. How Will Autonomy Change Farming?

    Since the tractor replaced the horse and buggy over a century ago, farming has continued moving towards full autonomy. The introduction of auto-steer was perhaps the most significant step in…

  9. Use the Field Manager Overview online

    Use the Field Manager Overview screen in your Trimble Ag Software online account to automatically track actual field-level expenses by crop year including cost per unit of production (CPUP). Record…

  10. Create and compare field plan budgets

    Using an existing field set up in your Trimble Ag Software account, you can quickly generate a series of field plans to compare the cost of different crop management strategies….

  11. Draw boundaries with Field Manager (GIS) online

    Use a wide range of drawing tools available online in Trimble Ag Software, with the GIS editor. Create point-and-click shape files that auto-calculate the boundary area, including polygons, lines as…

  12. 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…

  13. 10 Helpful Tips for Tax Planning

    With the new year now underway, many of us are setting goals and establishing resolutions that will set us up for success in 2019. A big part of hitting our…

  14. Trimble Launches New Agriculture Software Platform

    LAS VEGAS, Nov. 7, 2016—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that it is consolidating three of its agriculture software products—Connected Farm™, Farm Works Software® and Agri-Data® solutions—into one powerful farm data…

  15. Verify equipment task data

    When equipment data is read-in to Trimble Ag Software through file imports or wireless connections with vehicle displays or third-party accounts, it’s held for verification before the data becomes part…

  16. Why Clean Yield Data is Crucial

    We had a great comment/question come across our agchat from Agri-Coach Andrew Clements, co-owner of Premium Ag Solutions in the Lethbridge AB area, referring to the interpolated yield map…

  17. Add a vehicle display and vehicle groups online

    With just a few quick clicks online, organization administrators can add a vehicle and organize vehicle groups on your Trimble Ag Software account, with the option to add device serial…

  18. Manage crop inputs on the mobile app

    Check the status of purchased inventory on your farm with Trimble Ag Mobile, when recording products applied to the field with the mobile app. Crop inputs are managed by crop…

  19. Are Water Issues Impacting Your Yields?

    Water is the scarcest nutrient in dry-land agriculture. Even if you aren’t growing in a semi-arid or sub-humid region, water is the most critical input that many farmers struggle to…

  20. Manage boundary data with Field Profiler

    Use Field Profiler™ to manage field boundaries by crop year in Trimble Ag Software, with options to add and assign fields, draw and color-code your boundaries, import and export boundary…

  21. Unlock the Proven ROI of Ag Software

    The farmer paused, looked up and asked, “Sounds interesting, but what’s the ROI?” Business leaders ask about return on investment (ROI) almost daily when facing critical decisions — should I…

  22. Fleet Vehicles Page

    Options Traditional Fleet FarmStream Fleet See your list of vehicles Yes Yes Configure the columns Yes Yes Column options: Date last Reported – Relative time Yes Yes Date Last…

  23. Install Trimble Ag Desktop software

    Before installing Trimble Ag Desktop software, make sure you have already reviewed the system requirements, activated your desktop license online, and downloaded the installation files from our website for Windows…

  24. Draw boundaries with Field Profiler

    In addition to managing fields and boundary data, use the Field Profiler™ to preview, draw, delete and change boundary colours in Trimble Ag Software. Web drawing tools allow you to…

  25. Manage bin transactions online

    With Trimble Ag Software, each storage bin transaction recorded online or on the mobile account is rolled up into the Bin Transactions summary for your farm. See all records from…

  26. Set up your crop year online

    Each time that you login or use your account, you’ll start by selecting your preferred crop year, which will default to the latest crop year saved. The crop year ties…

  27. Edit fields on the mobile app

    With the mobile app’s automatic map coordinates, plus the same features that are available online, you can easily edit fields on your Trimble Ag Software account using your phone or…

  28. Vehicle status screen

    This screen shows the following information for an individual vehicle – to open this screen, click the vehicle name: Item Description Information banner The information banner shows the following…

  29. View fleet locations on the mobile app

    Once you’ve set up your vehicles and data connections on the online account, you can use the Trimble Ag Mobile app to view fleet working status, and find or navigate…

  30. Vehicle screen

    This screen is configurable so that you can choose which information to display about your vehicles – the following information can be displayed: Item Description Vehicle List Allows you…

  31. Manage bin inventories online

    Once you’ve set up farm storage bins in Trimble Ag Software with the online account or mobile app, you can use the Bin Profiler online to view all of your…

  32. Introducing: Yield Data Cleaning

    Are you tired of looking at yield maps that don’t match what’s in the field? Trimble Ag Software’s new Yield Data Cleaning tool runs in the background to produce an…

  33. Track commodity forecasts on the mobile app

    Set up and view your commodities on the mobile app when you’re on the go, with features similar to online commodity tracking within your Trimble Ag Software account. Keep tabs…

  34. Trimble to Attend Thrive Innovation Summit

    Wednesday, March 27th marks the 3rd annual THRIVE Innovation Summit, an event designed to showcase the latest AgTech innovations and gather the best of Ag’s industry leaders to discuss hot…

  35. Add storage bins online

    Use Trimble Ag Online to keep detailed records of storage bins used by your farm, including capacity, location, construction, access and more. Once bins are set up online, transactions can…

  36. Creating a new vehicle

    Click the Manage button, and then select New Vehicle from the drop-down list: In the Creating a new vehicle screen, complete the fields as follows: Icon To change the…

  37. Add a new crop sequence

    Add a new crop sequence to an existing field to track events and expenses for multiple harvests during the same crop year in Trimble Ag Software. View multiple crop sequences…

  38. In Crop Scouting, Timing is Everything

    Crop scouting may just be one of the most important investments in risk management a farmer can make. It’s also one that can pay off — quite significantly. There was…

  39. View map layers on the mobile app

    Switch map layers to get more insight into your field boundaries on Trimble Ag Mobile, including alternate boundary views, paths for crops or obstructions, coverage maps and Crop Health Imagery….

  40. Creating a new alert

    In the Alert tab, click Configure. From the Manage drop-down list, select New Alert from the drop-down list. In the Creating Configured Alert screen, complete the fields as follows:…

  41. Manage materials online

    Keep track of farm materials online to see application rates and costs, including safety details for your products. Materials are not organized by crop year, but are visible when selecting…

  42. Top 3 Ways Farmers Win with Trimble Ag Software

    Crop advisors working with farmers who manage their operations with Trimble Ag Software have an interesting story to tell. Many share reports of financial and time savings by farmer clients…

  43. Add equipment operator access to contacts

    Assign equipment operator access to your farm contacts with Trimble Ag Software’s online tools that let you decide who will have login access to vehicle field displays, with options to…

  44. Email a field scout report on the mobile app

    After you’ve saved a Trimble Ag Software field scout report on the mobile app or online, you can share reports by email from your mobile device. Recipients can view report…

  45. Will Blockchain Transform Agriculture?

    Blockchain is the latest buzzword in many business sectors today, and agriculture is no exception. A transparent and secure digital ledger system that allows two parties to conduct a transaction…

  46. Add a seed application on the mobile app

    Use your mobile device to record a seed application on your field. Contacts with access to your account can see real-time updates online or on the mobile app in Trimble…

  47. Alerts screen

    The Fleet website has an alert mechanism that warns you when a vehicle requires immediate attention: Use a Geofence alert (traditional Fleet set up only) to be notified when a…

  48. 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…

  49. Add fields on the mobile app

    With the mobile app’s automatic map coordinates, plus many of the same features that are available online, you can easily add fields and associated farms on your Trimble Ag Software…

  50. New Weather Tool Boosts Bottom Line

    Farmers have always been obsessed with the weather. What’s different now is that with new technologies and greater understanding they can mitigate some of its impact on their bottom line….

  51. Fleet Vehicle Status Screen

    Options Traditional Fleet  FarmStream Fleet  Vehicle last updated Yes Yes Vehicle icons Yes Yes Vehicle last known status  Yes  Yes Telematics Device Serial Number  Yes  N/A Display Device Serial…

  52. Split fields

    Turn one field into two or more fields with the click of a button in Trimble Ag Software. Use this tool in the early process of setting up your fields…

  53. Add system access to contacts

    Manage permission levels for all of your farm contacts with Trimble Ag Software’s online tools that let you decide who will have system access as a licensed user on your…

  54. File management

    The file management feature allows you to access the original data files from the FmX® integrated display, TMX-2050™, GFX-750™, GFX-350™, or the CFX-750™ using the Fleet solution. This eliminates the…

  55. Creating a new group

    Click the Manage button, and then select Manage Groups from the drop-down list, In the Manage Equipment Group screen, enter a name and then click to create a new…

  56. Manage organizations

    After naming your organization during the initial setup of your Trimble Ag Software account, organization administrators can manage the members and ownership of organizations associated with your account, edit organization…

  57. View and edit vehicle properties online

    Once your vehicle is connected to your online account in Trimble Ag Software, you can view real-time status and location on the satellite map, edit properties and export location history….

  58. Stay a Step Ahead of Hail Damage

    Farmers notoriously love talking about the weather. And rightly so — it impacts their livelihood. In most instances, the relationship between farmers and the weather is very one-sided. Mother Nature…

  59. Four Reasons to Track Herbicide Use on your Farm

    During the busy crop season farmers are juggling many tasks, including scouting and applying pesticide to emerging crops. Half the battle is keeping track of all the information about what’s…

  60. How to Have Grain Marketing Success

    Smart grain marketing can make or badly break your crop year. A farmer may have all the right agronomic strategies and technology tools to churn out impressive yields, but a…

  61. Activate your desktop license and maintenance plan

    Before downloading Trimble Ag Desktop software included with any Farmer plan, start by visiting our secure website to activate your desktop license and maintenance plan. From the Marketplace within your…

  62. Fleet Utilization Page

    Options Traditional Fleet FarmStream Fleet Compare utilization of vehicles Yes Yes Utilization using FmX, TMX-2050, GFX-750, or GFX-350 Display No Yes Utilization using FmX Display and DCM-300 modem No…

  63. Use the Crop Planner

    View, edit or print and share high-level plans for your fields, including past crops, current crop and variety, along with target yield rates and prices. Crop plan summaries are automatically…

  64. Track commodity forecasts online

    With a few clicks of a mouse, you can track commodities in Trimble Ag Software to see real-time North American futures prices for a select range of crops. By linking…

  65. 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,…

  66. Manage purchases online

    Each time that you track a purchase online or on the mobile app, Trimble Ag Software automatically calculates your total inventory and expenses by crop year, with the option to…

  67. Drive boundaries on the mobile app

    With the same tools used to draw boundaries on the mobile app, you can also drive boundaries in your vehicle while using your phone or tablet to to automatically update…

  68. Introducing The New Precision Ag Paradigm

    A 2014 survey of prairie farmers that looked at the Adoption Rate of Precision Farming Practices suggested that, “those who have actually adopted precision farming could be still termed…

  69. Fleet Operators Page

    Options Traditional Fleet FarmStream Fleet Create/Edit operators Yes Yes Create/Edit operator groups Yes Yes Import operators Yes Yes Export operators Yes Yes Send operators to display Yes Yes Manage…

  70. New Integration with MapShots

    CUMMING, Ga. and SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 5, 2016—MapShots, Inc. and Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) today announced a new integration that allows all users of MapShots’ signature AgStudio® software platform to read…

  71. Import fields with Field Profiler

    In addition to managing fields and boundary data, use the Field Profiler™ to import fields between crop years on your Trimble Ag Software account. Save time by automatically creating a…

  72. Edit settings on the mobile app

    Trimble Ag Mobile displays units of measure that are determined by the location settings on each user’s mobile device. It’s easy for each account user to customize units of measure…

  73. Add time tracker access to contacts

    Assign labour costs by season or date range to farm contacts on your Trimble Ag Software online account, for use with the Ag Time Tracker™ add-on available in the online…

  74. Create a new Trimble ID

    It’s easy to set up a new Trimble ID, for easy, secure access to all of your Trimble accounts and services, including Trimble Ag Software. Visit our login webpage at…