Leica Geosystems Offering Spray Season Specials

Chuck Zimmerman

The AgGuidance folks are offering some special customized guidance + auto-section control packages for spraying season. That would be our sponsor, Leica Geosystems. Here’s a list of what they’re offering. Through June 30, the company is offering three packages pairing guidance and section-control products that cover a wide range of accuracy levels and price points. Lightbar guidance plus section control …

Equipment, Leica Geosystems, Precision Agriculture

Leica Geosystems Announces mojo3D

Chuck Zimmerman

Leica Geosystems is represented here at Commodity Classic by Harlan Little, North American Business Manager. He showed me information that has just been released about their new mojo3D which puts mapping and guidance in a “new perspective.” Designed to help growers get the job done more quickly and efficiently, the system combines a unique, three-dimensional user interface with rugged, water-resistant …

Agribusiness, Audio, Leica Geosystems, Precision Agriculture, Technology

Virtual Wrench Speeds Precision Service

Chuck Zimmerman

Virtual Wrench is a service offered by Leica Geosystems. For growers using precision applications it’s like having a technical support person in the cab with them. This remote service and support system uses built-in cell data modems and even incorporates Google Earth! To learn more about it I spoke with Darren Herstedt, Leica Geosystems service and support manager for North …

Agribusiness, Audio, Leica Geosystems, Precision Agriculture

John Deere Makes RowSense

Cindy Zimmerman

John Deere’s AutoTrac™ RowSense™ makes more sense than ever for growers to use automatic guidance in corn, improve harvest efficiency and reduce operator fatigue. That’s because they now offer a universal version that can be used on older models and even other brands of combines and corn heads. I talked with Aguimar de Souza of John Deere at the National …

Audio, John Deere, National Farm Machinery Show, Precision Agriculture, Video

Harlan Little North America Business Mgr. For Leica Geosystems

Chuck Zimmerman

I’d like to introduce the newest sponsor for AgWired and that’s Leica Geosystems. They are also providing sponsorship on our Precision Pays website as well. We’ll get to know Leica more during the coming year with regularly scheduled posts on the company and the growing part of the industry they serve. Today the company announced that Harlan Little has been …

Agribusiness, Leica Geosystems, Precision Agriculture

Ag Leader Launches Blue Delta Dealer Network

Chuck Zimmerman

Ag Leader Technology has announced the Blue Delta Dealer Network. At the Iowa Power Farming Show I spoke with Mike Olson to learn more about it. He’s pictured working in the booth here at the show. Basically, Ag Leader Technology has developed a new elite precision farming distribution network in an effort to bring more structure to a growing precision …

Ag Leader, Audio, Farm Shows, Precision Agriculture

ZedX Does Wireless Precision

Chuck Zimmerman

We read a lot about precision agriculture hardware but you’ve got to have good software too. That’s what ZedX, Inc. is all about. On the floor of last week’s AG CONNECT Expo I met Twitter Master, Nathan Taylor, Business Analyst for the company. Nathan says the company supplies precision support tools for the management of production agriculture. He says they …

Agribusiness, Audio, Precision Agriculture