Precision Point Blog

Viewing entries in the SMS™ Software category.

Jan, 24 2018 - by Ag Leader

SMS Software Adds Support for New Generation of John Deere Displays

Ag Leader’s SMS Software leads the industry for compatibility with the majority of file formats from most brands of precision displays. The latest addition to its extensive support list is the John Deere Generation 4 CommandCenter™ Display. Expanded compatibility reflects Ag Leader’s commitment to offering versatile precision software and hardware solutions for every grower.

Keep Reading

Jan, 16 2018 - by Ag Leader

A Window into your planter

Everyone knows planting an ideal seed placement is key to ROI and you are losing big money per acre by not placing seed properly. Several factors affect spacing quality and singulation, but do you know how your planter is performing? If the answer is no, you need a window into your planter, and the InCommand 1200 gives you just that. In this blog series, I'll discuss how InCommand can gain you visibility into your planter like nothing else.

Keep Reading

Aug, 30 2017 - by Jessica Ahrens

Are you ready to turn your data into profitable decisions?

You’ve recorded your planting, application, and harvest data, now what do you do with it?

Our SMS Software customers know this data can be used to make their operations more profitable in the 2018 growing season using the analysis and data creation tools available in this powerful software. Visit the Training team at the Ag Leader Academy this winter and let us show you how to reach your operational goals. We have three different course types planned: SMS Basic, SMS Advanced and SMS Certified I. These courses all take place in our state-of-the-art computer lab, so all you have to do is show up with your questions and goals! 

Keep Reading

Mar, 28 2017 - by Ag Leader

Looking for a way to maximize your inputs for 2017?

Looking for a way to maximize your inputs for 2017? A proven method is to use variable rate planting within your operation. With our SMS™ Software, you can create planting prescriptions that will utilize your fields’ past yield data, soil type and soil sampling information to maximize growing efficiency on your farm.

Keep Reading
Ag Leader

Dec, 14 2016 - by Kady Calmer

SMS Post-harvest Functions

Now that the crops are out of the field and snow is falling, it’s a great time to look over the data, fix any issues and also print off maps. Below are a few tips that will help you with post-harvest calibrating and printing off maps.

Keep Reading
Ag Leader

Feb, 08 2016 - by Preston Poots

Not Too Late For Winter Software Training Sessions!

The training season has been off to a great start here at Ag Leader! Half of the training season is completed, though you do not need to worry if you haven't been because we still have several training sessions left to offer. Customers and dealers alike are welcome to attend any of the SMS™ Basic and SMS™ Advanced trainings. If you are new to SMS or have been running the software for several years, these two training sessions will equip you with the skills and knowledge to better prepare yourself to operate the software.

The SMS Basic training covers all the basic functionality in the software. Reading in data from a field display, printing maps and reports, managing data in the management tree, building basic prescriptions and exporting are the main training topics.

The SMS Advanced training focuses on the batch command tool and the analysis tools that SMS Advanced software has to offer. The training utilizes soil sampling data for importing and building recommendations using the equation writing tool.

If you are interested in any of the trainings, please visit our website. Here you can enroll and pay online for classes in Ames, or any of our traveling locations. Hurry and reserve your seat today!

More Articles:  1 2 3 >  Last ›