Tag: Precision Planting

Precision Planting deal between Deere and Monsanto terminated

Deere & Company announced it was informed by Monsanto Company that it has chosen to terminate a 2015 agreement for Deere to acquire the Precision Planting LLC business. “We are deeply disappointed in this outcome as we remain confident the acquisition would have benefited customers,” said John May, President, Agricultural Solutions and Chief Information Officer. [...]

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Charlie Troxell, precision ag specialist for Precision Agri Service, Inc., has a broad perspective of planter components that pay.

Planter precision can add value to the most important trip over the field

Improved precision is starting to show up more often on the planters, which is one of the most valuable places to invest in new technology. “Grower margins have decreased significantly this past year. Profits made in the upcoming seasons need to be placed where they can expect the greatest return. The planter pass is the [...]

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Case IH, Precision Planting let producers customize their planters

New Options Complement Early RiserRow Unit Advantages Today’s planter technology allows producers to place seeds precisely where they want them. Now, thanks to Case IH and Precision Planting, producers can take that technology to a new level by adding valuable new options that fit their individual needs. “Producers can leave their trusted Case IH dealership [...]

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New SpeedTube™ increases planting speed, decreases equipment costs.

New SpeedTube™ increases planting speed, decreases equipment costs

A new seed delivery system now in development by Precision Planting promises to allow growers to plant corn and soybeans much faster than is possible with seed tubes. Jason Stoller, Precision Planting Engineering Product Manager for the new SpeedTube™, says, “Available time for optimum spring planting is both limited and critical, and larger planters are [...]

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