AMES, IOWA, June 4, 2018 - Building on its esteemed SeedCommand line of planting products, Ag Leader® introduces SureForce. SureForce is a new, bidirectional hydraulic down force system with hydraulic uplift. Weight on the gauge wheels of every row is sensed 200 times per second, and force is automatically adjusted up or down to maintain consistent depth in changing soil conditions.Keep Reading
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AgFiniti®, Ag Leader’s cloud-based data management platform, continues to expand, adding valuable features to increase full-farm connectivity and ease the decision-making process for growers. Announced today, AgFiniti will offer the ability to compare reports of yield by hybrid, population and soil type within the platform.Keep Reading
Building upon its vision of full farm connectivity, Ag Leader announces InCommand™ display users will be able to access all in-cab, internet-based functionality through a single data connection source. Today’s farmers need a simple way to access a reliable internet connection in the cab for precise machine control requiring RTK correction and to connect the entire farm with realtime and historical maps and data. With the firmware release in February, InCommand displays will have the ability to connect to NTRIP networks for RTK corrections and Ag Leader’s cloud-based data management platform, AgFiniti®, through the same connection source using one cellular data plan.Keep Reading
AMES, Iowa, August 8, 2017 – Today, Ag Leader® announced its GPS 6500 receivers will support TerraStar-L, a globally available, dual-frequency correction for growers who require a repeatable differential source. TerraStar-L provides 6-8-inch pass-to-pass accuracy and 15-inch repeatable accuracy with a 5-minute convergence time.Keep Reading
Ames, Iowa, August 1, 2017 - The company that introduced the first commercially-successful, on-the-go yield monitor 25 years ago is building on its mission of empowering growers to collect actionable data for decision making. Its total-farm line of InCommand™ displays will feature new efficiency gains during harvest, which includes a simplified calibration process requiring fewer calibration loads, as well as on-screen resettable bushel counters.Keep Reading
Due to Monsanto’s termination of a 2015 agreement for Deere to acquire Precision Planting, the agreement for Ag Leader to access and distribute certain Precision Planting products has also ended.
“This announcement does not change Ag Leader’s commitment to bring innovative planting technology to the precision agriculture market,” said Al Myers, President and Founder of Ag Leader.Keep Reading
AMES, IOWA, February 13, 2017 - Two long-standing innovators in application technology and equipment, Ag Leader Technology, Inc. and New Leader, a division of Highway Equipment Co., have teamed together to champion precise and responsible nutrient application in North America with the recent introduction of the NL5000 G5 Crop Nutrient Applicator.Keep Reading
Ames, Iowa, December 13, 2016 - Today, Ag Leader Technology, a leader in precision agriculture technology, enhances its AgFiniti® cloud-based platform with the announcement of an Application Program Interface (API). This API will allow third-party farm management information systems (FMIS) to transfer files to and from AgFiniti.Keep Reading
AMES, IOWA, October 12, 2016 - Ag Leader has reached an agreement with Deere to obtain the technologies and licenses necessary to manufacture and sell the Precision Planting SpeedTube and related technology, including vSet, vDrive, and DeltaForce. The agreement is contingent on Deere acquiring Precision Planting from Monsanto Company.Keep Reading
AMES, IOWA, August 30, 2016 - Ag Leader fortifies its vision of complete data connectivity with the latest addition to the powerful InCommand™ displays and AgFiniti® cloud-based platform. DisplayCast™ adds real-time, display-to-display communication to InCommand 1200 and InCommand 800.Keep Reading