|Farmer Basic||Farmer Pro||Farmer Pro Plus|
|Accessibility||Desktop||Desktop, mobile app, and online||Desktop, mobile app, and online
|Support||Annual fee for support1||Email, online and phone support included||Email, online and phone support included
|Complimentary Personal Training||Not available||Includes 2 hours2||Includes 2 hours2|
|Ongoing Updates||Annual fee for updates1||Updates included||Updates included|
|License Agreements||Desktop license for a single farm||Desktop license for a single farm||Desktop license for a single farm
|Data Sources||Read/write supported data from a USB or other source via desktop platform||Read/write display data from a USB or other source via desktop and online platforms||Read/write display data from a USB or other source via desktop and online platforms|
|Online Access||Not available||5 users||10 Users|
|Wireless vehicle connections|
|Not available||2 included + additional connections for a fee||5 included + additional connections for a fee|
|Ag Premium Weather||Not available||For a fee3||Included3|
|Ag Time Tracker||Not available||Up to 5 employees for a fee||10 employees included + more for a fee|
|PurePixel™ Crop Imagery||Not available||For a fee4||For a fee4|
|APIs to transfer data from third party offerings||Not available||Includes API connections with John Deere, Case/New Holland, AGCO, Raven and more.||Includes API connections with John Deere, Case/New Holland, AGCO, Raven and more.|
1The optional Annual Maintenance Plan is $495/yr and includes the latest software updates and tech support. All maintenance plans are subject to a one-time lapsed fee of $100 if renewing from an older version.
2Complimentary Personal Software Training is available in North America, once per customer lifetime. It is delivered via webinar by authorized Vantage resellers and Agri-Trend Coaches using the Starter Manual. Training provided beyond the two hours is subject to fees discussed between the customer and the trainer. Offer expires 60 calendar days after purchase.
3Ag Premium Weather is available in North America but expanding to other regions in 2018.
4Satellite imagery is available for PurePixel processing in North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand.
|Feature||Farmer Basic||Farmer Pro and Farmer Pro Plus|
|Precision mapping functionality, including the ability to read/write precision ag data, boundaries, soil test results and other maps||Desktop only and read/write via USB stick for use on supported displays||Desktop and online with ability to share. Read/write data via USB stick, wireless data transfer or third-party APIs on supported displays|
|Guidance line management||Desktop to read/write lines from supported displays via USB stick||
|Simple and formula-based variable rate application map creation||Desktop only and write via USB stick for use on supported displays||Desktop and online with ability to share. Write data via USB stick, wireless data transfer or third-party APIs on supported displays|
|Detailed field record-keeping for seeding, application, harvest and other activities||Field records created from precision farming data or manually entered via desktop||Field records created from precision farming data or manually entered via desktop, online or mobile app|
|Create field plans and crop plans in collaboration with trusted advisor||Plans including VRA maps can be created on desktop and printed or used on supported displays||Create on desktop or web with broader functionality and share/collaborate via the cloud in real time|
|Reports for seeding, application, harvest and other activities for insurance, government agencies and trusted advisors||Print from desktop||Print from desktop or online|
|Farm accounting||Desktop accounting for cash reporting, input and crop inventories, field enterprising with optional add-on for more advanced features that includes accounts payable/ receivable, payroll, accrual and market value reporting||Desktop accounting for cash reporting, input and crop inventories, field enterprising with optional add-on for more advanced features that includes accounts payable/ receivable, payroll, accrual and market value reporting|
|Track bin inventory, contracts and grain position statements||Desktop functionality tied to accounting and field records||
|Support for soil sampling (grid and management zones)||Desktop for importing, viewing and printing soil sample data which can be used for VRA maps||
|Log scouting data and create reports that include weed, insect, crop and other details including images||Not Available||Mobile app for entering scouting data and capturing geo-referenced photos as well as syncing for online reporting and sharing|
|Monitor real-time fleet locations, alerts, engine diagnostics and utilization while reducing wasted travel time and fuel usage||Not available||
|Reduce time card submission delays and enhance safety of field-based employees||Not available||Mobile app allows employees to clock-in and clock-out for the day (with breaks) with geo-referenced time stamps|