Briefing Room

  • Apr 19, 2016
    press release

    Sentera transforms Inspire Drone into affordable precision scouting tool

    Sentera, LLC, a software, sensor, and drone company is making precise crop health and normalized difference vegetation index data affordable to every grower. Sentera developed the capability to transform new or existing DJI Inspire drones into precision agriculture scouting tools while retaining full functionality of the Inspire’s 360-degree camera. The NDVI Upgrade seamlessly integrates Sentera’s proven Single Sensor with the intuitive DJI INSPIRE drone, capturing precise near-infrared (NIR) imagery and producing NDVI crop maps....More
  • Apr 19, 2016
    press release

    Polaris Industries voluntarily recalls certain RZR 900 and 1000 off-road vehicles

    Polaris Industries (NYSE: PII) jointly announced with the  U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, today, that the company is voluntarily recalling certain RZR 900 and 1000 off-road vehicles manufactured since model year 2013 due to reports of thermal-related incidents, including fires. Detailed information about the recall is available at polaris.com/rzr-recall. Polaris conducted a thorough investigation to pinpoint the root causes and put forward a comprehensive solution to address them....More
  • Mar 24, 2016
    press release

    Krone announces relocation of North America headquartes to Indiana

    Krone, a global manufacturer focused on innovative hay-and-forage farming equipment, announced today it will relocate its North American corporate headquarters from Memphis, Tennessee, to Shelbyville, Indiana. The move is part of a comprehensive strategic plan by Krone to grow its business in North America....More
  • Mar 9, 2016
    press release

    Morning Farm Report adds nutrient forecasting, spray smart technology

    Agrible, Inc. has announced new features and significant enhancements to Morning Farm Report, their suite of predictive analytics tools for growers and agricultural companies. Tools like Advanced Nutrient Engine, Spray Smart, Drone Plan, and Field Story have been added to the yield estimates, fieldwork recommendations, and weather forecasts already provided by Morning Farm Report....More
  • Mar 1, 2016
    press release

    Monsanto, American Red Cross announce safety partnership

    Monsanto Company and the American Red Cross announced today a three-year partnership that adds rural safety content to the American Red Cross First Aid App. The collaboration will help ensure that individuals and families in both rural and urban communities have access to life-saving information and other safety resources....More
  • Feb 23, 2016
    press release

    Ballista LFC corn insecticide receives EPA registration

    GREENSBORO, N.C., USA, Feb. 23, 2016 – Growers looking for broad-spectrum control of soil-dwelling corn insect pests, including corn rootworm, grubs, maggots and wireworms, will have access to Ballista LFC insecticide from Syngenta now that it has received registration from the EPA....More
  • Feb 22, 2016
    press release

    Raven and AgEagle partner on UAS solutions for agriculture

    SIOUX FALLS, S.D., (February 22, 2016) — Raven Industries announced that its Applied Technology division has been named the worldwide exclusive distribution partner for AgEagle Aerial Systems, a leading provider of Unmanned Aerial Systems used in precision agriculture. This partnership will allow Raven to expand into the UAS market by enhancing its product offering to provide actionable data that customers can use to make important input and variable rate decisions....More
  • Feb 18, 2016
    press release

    FarmLink Announces Company Split, Each Positioned for Growth

    KANSAS CITY, MO — February 18, 2016 — To accelerate growth, FarmLink today announced its decision to split the company into two unique businesses, one focused on advanced data analytics and the other equipment sharing solutions....More
  • Feb 18, 2016
    press release

    Geosys Intl., Inc. strengthens corporate team at global headquarters in Minnesota

    MINNEAPOLIS – February 18, 2016 – Geosys Intl, Inc., a leading global provider of agronomic decision support tools, today announced it has relocated two members of its senior leadership team from France to Minnesota, and hired four proven industry experts to position the company for continued growth....More
  • Feb 2, 2016
    press release

    Sentera becomes John Deere Operations Center Production Partner

    Minneapolis, MN, February 2, 2016: Today, Sentera, LLC, a global provider of sensors, software, and drone technologies to the agriculture industry, announced completing the integration as a John Deere Operations Center Production Partner. This affiliation gives John Deere’s dealer and customer network access to a variety of Sentera’s innovative agriculture solutions including AgVault Software, precision sensors, and fixed-wing and quadcopter agriculture scouting drones....More

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