ZedX recently launched a new app to compliment its Web-based AgFleet service. Functionality includes AgFleet account synchronization; boundary and attribute logging; soil sampling; option to provide driving directions to a field; and in-field navigation to target soil sample points. (Android, iPhone, iPad)
A new app developed by the United Soybean Board includes two calculators that help farmers plan for their next crop. One helps users determine whether the yield benefits of various input combinations justify the costs. The other uses the main maturity rates for a farmer's region, the cost of soybean seed and an estimated price of the soybeans at the time of sale to determine an optimal seeding rate based on a percentage of return. (Android, iPhone, iPad)
MITRA has become the latest addition to the smart phone Apps market for Agro information that can provide farmers with advice on exact dose fertilizer for their particular needs. Farmers with smart phones can download the MITRA App as open source at free of cost.
After selecting one of nine grain crops, including corn, wheat or oats, farmers enter its initial weight and moisture percentage. The app calculates its weight at its optimal moisture percentage, giving farmers the data to decide whether to deliver the grain, blend loads to achieve optimal moisture levels or dry their grains. It also calculates potential losses from grain that is not at optimal moisture levels.
Sirrus is the precision ag app that allows you to create field boundaries, soil sample, scout your crops, record field operations, create recommendations, check weather conditions and graph rainfall estimates per field. It's currently available in iTunes.
Climate Basic™ provides you with agronomic and weather data at the field level so you can make more informed decisions. With mobile access and visibility into current and future field conditions, you can make timely operational decisions anytime, anywhere.
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