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SmartPath™ “Drive and Guide” Guidance Pattern Introduced by Ag Leader

by Jul 8, 2010Guidance & Steering, News & Announcements

AMES, IOWA, July 8, 2010 – Today, Ag Leader Technology, Inc., a leader in the development of precision farming solutions, released SmartPath™ – a new “drive and guide” guidance pattern. This pattern is available with any of Ag Leader’s manual guidance, assisted steering or automated steering products, including the Ag Leader® Integra and EDGE™ displays, as well as the OnTrac2™ and ParaDyme® steering systems. “No setup is required; drive the first pass and SmartPath will guide you from there. SmartPath combines straight AB guidance lines with curves, allowing users to simply drive their guidance pattern,” says Product Manager, Matt Leinen. “This is particularly beneficial in odd-shaped or terraced fields as well as fields without established guidance lines. Users will genuinely appreciate the ease-of-use this feature adds to Ag Leader guidance and steering products.” SmartPath is joining a family of guidance patterns available with Ag Leader’s guidance and steering, including Straight AB, A+, Identical Curve, Adaptive Curve and Pivot. It is available in the following firmware releases: Version 1.5 of the Ag Leader Integra display and Version 3.5 of the EDGE display. Updates can be downloaded from under, “Customer Support”. About Ag Leader Ag Leader Technology, Inc. is a pioneer and recognized technology innovator of precision agriculture hardware and software. Located in Ames, Iowa the company manufactures and markets industry leading precision farming technology designed to help growers make smart, profitable business decisions. Founded in 1992 the company has achieved consistent growth and expansion by provid- ing value-based products that help growers and ag professionals achieve and maintain a successful operation.