David Townsend, National FFA Organization President, discusses a few first ever experiences including driving a tractor at AGCO's headquarters in Duluth, Georgia.
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Hello Tractor has been able to leverage connectivity to create, essentially, the Uber of farm equipment in Africa. The system allows growers to offset the initial cost of their equipment, making it more feasible for small-scale farmers in Africa to own their own tractors.
AGCO dealers in South America are able to deliver a higher level of services for customers through a unique partnership with Shell and their expertise in oil analysis, enhancing the Fuse Connected Services offering at the local level.
- Australia & New Zealand
- Middle East
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- Precision Agriculture
- South America
If ever there was a profession that tied someone’s livelihood, success, pride, and even tradition to their little piece of this Earth, it’s agriculture. Precision farming is contributing to environmental preservation in a variety of ways.
Robotic tractors, autonomous vehicles and a concept known as the “[Industrial] Internet of Things” have been gaining a lot of attention lately, both in the ag media and at farm shows. Those innovations are, however, nothing new at AGCO. Fendt is working with Ulm University of Applied Sciences in Germany, on an autonomous concept known as MARS—Mobile Agricultural Robot Swarms.
“AGCO’s vision is to help professional farmers feed the world which aligns with Heifer’s goal to end world hunger and poverty. We believe our affiliation with Heifer International will improve the lives of farmers in America and developing countries across the globe”, states Susanne.