Category: Precision Farming

2019 Outdoor Farm Show: X-Steam-inator

Another interesting piece of technology I checked out at the 2019 COFS was the Saskatchewan built X-Steam-inator.  This device promises to clear away weeds using a PTO driven generator and, from what I recall, about 2 gallons of water per acre. At this point I was uncertain about ground speeds.  But, the concept is interesting. … CLICK HERE to Read More

2019 Outdoor Farm Show – Autonomous Technology

Spent some time catching up with the folks at DOT.  Things have moved rapidly since the Precision Ag Conference in 2018. At the show we saw several demonstations.  First, with a mockup of a 12 Row, 30″ corn planter.  The planter has no fertilizer attachments or seed boxes at the show, but the toolbar and… CLICK HERE to Read More

Getting your Precision Ag Equipment Ready for Spring

Now that spring is nearly here it’s a good idea to go over some technology reminders before we get rolling in the next couple of weeks. The famous “it worked when I put it away” line gets quoted far too often. Here are a few tips: Displays: It’s always a good idea to clean up… CLICK HERE to Read More

Grower Meeting – Climate FieldView

We are happy to host Climate Fieldview staff on Monday, March 11th at Haggerty. We will be going over what’s new with Climate, getting ready for spring 2019, as well as any questions existing users have, or potential users have. Let us know if you can attend. The meeting starts at noon. Climate Field View… CLICK HERE to Read More

Farm Show Highlights

We would like to thank everyone who visited our booth at the Chatham Kent Farm Show, as well as at the Precision Ag Conference last week. Here are some of what I considered as highlights from the Precision Ag Conference, as presented by Farms.Com. Robotic Farming: I’ll post some more about these at a later… CLICK HERE to Read More

Join us at the 2018 Chatham Kent Farm Show

We will be attending the CK Farm show this year, on January 24-25, 2018 Here is what we plan to demonstrate for this year’ show: Raven Products: Raven Viper 4+ and the brand new CR-7, along with the multi product controller. Raven SmarTrax Autosteer system Raven Rate Control Module (ISO multi product controller) Raven ISO… CLICK HERE to Read More

2017 Heat Unit Ag Grower Dashboard

According to the Dashboard stats we have been collecting, since May 1st Haggerty has accumulated 3137 Heat Units. How this translates to your field of course relates to planting date – nearly all the corn save 2 fields was planted middle to late May, with some of the heavier ground not finished up until June… CLICK HERE to Read More

Raven X – Sprayer Demo September 7th

Join us September 7th, for our 2nd Raven X Event. At this demo, we will be featuring Raven ICD Hawkeye Nozzle Control, Injection and Autoboom XT! Hawkeye Nozzle Control – for individual nozzle droplet size control, rate control and shutoff. Autoboom XT takes boom height control to the next level by also controlling the centre… CLICK HERE to Read More

Agrifac Condor Install with Raven

We are pleased to have one of the first Agrifac Condor’s with Factory Raven controls for the section control, guidance and SmarTrax steering. The agrifac Ecotronic sets the rate.  The Viper 4+ provides mapping, guidance, autosteer and section control using Raven ISO boom section and an ISO boom interface module. The Raven ISO SmarTrax ECU… CLICK HERE to Read More