Precision Planting Unique, Innovative Approach
Precision Planting, LLC is the leading provider of practical and effective precision ag technologies to help make farmers smarter every season. Founded in Central Illinois, Precision Planting focuses on developing smart products that improve planting, liquid application and harvest operations on farms across the world. The company is also well-known for its unique and proven approach to addressing the current agronomic issues facing farmers and providing practical educational resources for improvement.
Precision Planting is different from other technology companies in that it takes a farmer’s existing equipment and maximizes the performance of the machinery. Adapting Precision Planting technologies is easy for farmers, saving them time and money, and making their planting and liquid applications more efficient. Precision Planting technologies have made the first pass with the planter the most important field trip all season long for thousands of farmers who are able to seed a field or apply nutrients or seed treatments in a variable-rate method, with precise placement.
New technologies from Precision Planting is opening doors for farmers to take advantage of the data collected on every field pass, from planting to harvest. In using that data, farmers can increase production and profit potential by better managing input costs and ensuring the seeds they plant maintain their top-end yield potential at emergence and beyond.
In September 2017, AGCO acquired Precision Planting to strengthen their position as a full line partner for growers around the world.
At the heart of Precision Planting is an intense focus on solving customers’ farming challenges with innovative, practical solutions and providing industry-leading in-field support. AGCO fully intends to maintain and grow those capabilities. They will expand the benefits of Precision Planting’s innovation by reaching more growers with a broader global distribution network. AGCO is going to continue growing the OEM customer base and strengthen the large existing account relationships and will also be expanding the scope of solutions to enhance their equipment across the crop cycle including their Fuse precision farming products and services.
Want to learn more about how Precision Planting could help your farm? Contact your Empire Agriculture Account Manager.