Posts in Category 'Global'

Eclipse Glasses and Ag Tech

Whether you want to stare at a solar eclipse or connect your planter to your tractor, there is likely an International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standard that helps ensure you are using the correct product configurations and hardware to get the results you desire.

2017 ASABE Meeting: Big Data is Where the Rubber Meets the Dirt

Outside of the core precision agriculture technologies, researchers have a renewed interest in the interface between in-field machine operations and soil conditions. Connecting machine data and farm data, and turning that data into actionable insights, is becoming possible thanks in part to data standards (ISOBUS) and the work of ASABE.

Robot Herd

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.