Topcon Agriculture announces the release of new in-cab displays — XD and XD+ touchscreen consoles — with an upgraded user interface experience — Horizon 5. With Topcon Agriculture Platform (TAP) integration, the consoles are designed to provide farmers with full-feature customization to optimize their investment by paying only for capabilities they need.
In our 2017 Guide to Essential Precision Farming Tools, 50 different technologies in 19 categories are showcased to provide dealers with detailed insight into their uniqueness, compatibility and value.
In our 2016 Guide to Essential Precision Farming Tools, 50 different technologies in 19 categories are showcased to provide dealers with detailed insight into their uniqueness, compatibility and value.
Precision Farming Dealer interviewed 5 farmers from across North America and asked them: "What is your biggest point of pain with precision farming technology, and how is your dealer helping to overcome this challenge within your operation?"
Precision Farming Dealer interviewed 5 farmers from across North America and asked them: "How is your dealer providing precision training/education to customers and what areas could it improve to increase the return on your technology investment?"
Precision Farming Dealer interviewed 5 farmers from across North America and asked them to define and explain the expectations of a precision farming specialist on their farm today. We also asked how the expectations will change in the future.
As Larry Konsterlie and his father, Lowell, add new farm equipment into their 2,000 acre corn and soybean operation near Willmar, Minn., they are also adopting precision farming technology into their fleet.
When talking with dealerships about technology, the conversations tend to be in the context of sales, service and support of precision farming systems. But there is an arguably more critical technology discussion that should be taking place within dealerships.
While cyber security is acknowledged as a threat, dealers — especially mid-size and even single-store operations — aren’t always thinking about how to stay insulated against increasingly invasive scams.
The college offers an associate degree in Applied Science in Agriculture (60 credit hours). Students enrolled in this program may specialize in precision farming technology by selecting up to 15 credit hours in this area and agriculture business, sales and agronomy.
The college offers an AAS in Precision Agriculture and customized precision ag- related training for agricultural producers, insurance underwriters, equipment dealer and agricultural cooperative employees and others.
Offering training on Ag Leader, Trimble, Reichhardt, Norac and Integris Systems in twice yearly customer training events (spring/fall). Also offering individual training opportunities on any HTS Ag products and SMS software, year round.