is Canada's initial contribution to the Global Research Alliance on Agricultural Greenhouse Gases, an international network of more than 30 member countries that coordinates and increases agricultural research on greenhouse gas mitigation and makes new mitigation technologies and beneficial management practices available to farmers.
The FmX, which integrates with Trimble AgGPS Autopilot as well as pull-behind implement guidance, land leveling and variable rate application products, supports up to four external video cameras, displaying camera images on a bright 12.
Positioning solutions supplier Trimble (Nasdaq:TRMB) introduced on Friday the AgGPS EZ-Office 2010 software suite of products, designed to help farmers easily map and manage field data, providing field-to-office information management.
The AgGPS FieldManager[TM] display in the tractor communicates the path information to the TrueTracker system, instantly adjusting implements such as tillage tools, strip tillers, drills and planters, cultivators, sprayers, and harvesters to follow directly in the path of the tractor fitted with AgGPS Autopilot[TM].
At the benchmarks, elevation was measured with the carrier phase DGPS Leica system using the stop-and-go approach described above and the C/A code Trimble AgGPS [TM] 132 receiver (Trimble Navigation Limited, Sunnyvale CA) with differential correction turned on and differential correction turned off.
This year's honorees will join a legion of other legendary products/services, which over the years has included Monsanto's Roundup Ready trait, NK's Bt seed corn, Case IH's Magnum tractor, the internet, Syngenta's Callisto herbicide, John Deere's 60 Series combine, Trimble's AgGPS EZ-Steer, Syngenta's AVICTA Complete Pak, ethanol, HERULEX XTRA and Pioneer Hi-Bred's Y Series soybean seed.
has been using two Trimble AgGPS Autopilot systems on CAT 45 Challengers since March 2002.
Products: AgGPS FmX integrated display; AgGPS EZ-Guide 250 lightbar guidance system; AgGPS EZ-Guide 500 Jightbar guidance system; AgGPS Autopilot automated steering system; AgGPS EZ-Steer assisted steering system; EZ-Boom 2010 automated application control system; AgGPS TrueTracker implement steering system; AgGPS TrueGuide implement guidance system; AgGPS FieldLevel system; Tru Count Clutches by Trimble; WeedSeeker and GreenSeeker products; Rawson variable rate drives; Farm Works field and office software solutions; and a variety of laser system for water management
The UVMS incorporates a Splash Cam underwater camera, a Sony digital video camera, a Video Mapping System 200 (VMS 200), and a Trimble AgGPS 132 Receiver.
Products: AgGPS EZ-Guide 250 lightbar guidance system; AgGPS EZ-Guide 500 lightbar guidance system; AgGPS Autopilot automated steering system; AgGPS EZ-Steer assisted steering system; EZ-Boom 2010 automated application control system; AgGPS TrueTracker implement steering system; AgGPS FieldLevel system; EZ-Office record keeping and reporting software, Agriculture Manager asset management and reporting software, a variety of flow & application control products and water management equipment
Previous winners include Syngenta's AVICATA Complete Pak, Trimble's AgGPS EZ-Steer and the Roundup Ready trait.
Products: AgGPS Autopilot automated steering system; EZ-Guide 500 lightbar guidance system; EZ-Steer assisted steering system; EZ-Boom 2010 automated application control system; AgGPS TrueTracker implement steering system; AgGPS FieldLevel system for water management