Trimble’s New GM for Agriculture – Abe Hughes

Chuck Zimmerman

I thoroughly enjoyed working with Abe Hughes when he worked for New Holland and now he has just been appointed to worldwide general manager for Trimble’s Agriculture Division within the Resources and Utilities segment. So congratulations Abe! Abe has only been on the job a little while but I bothered him for a phone interview for this week’s ZimmCast. “I …

Agribusiness, Audio, Trimble, ZimmCast

Valley Irrigation to Distribute Trimble Irrigation Solution

Kelly Marshall

Trimble has announced that Valley Irrigation will become with sole OEM distributor of their Irrigate-IQ precision irrigation solution. Trimble’ solution will be available in the Valley Corner Sprinkler Sequencing and Variable Rate Irrigation systems from Valley dealers. The collaboration will bring growers advance control, GPS-guided, individual nozzle irrigation solutions. “Valley is excited to work with Trimble and believes that this …

Agribusiness, Irrigation, Trimble

Trimble Launches VerticalPoint RTK System

Kelly Marshall

The VerticalPoint RTK system is the first of its kind.  Recently launched by Trimble, the patent-pending system for grade control in agriculture offers a significantly enhanced vertical accuracy and stability of standard single-baseline RTK.  The new system has less downtime and fewer delays than previous systems and is currently available in the North America and Australia on the Trimble FmX …

Agribusiness, RTK, Trimble

Trimble Ag Software Just Announced

Chuck Zimmerman

Trimble is holding a large customer event in Las Vegas this week in Las Vegas, Trimble Dimensions, where the company made a big announcement – Trimble Ag Software. This new farm data management platform combines their products Connected Farm™, Farm Works Software® and Agri-Data® solutions. This all-in-one tool offers customers a complete desktop, web-based and mobile-enabled agricultural software solution that …

Agribusiness, Audio, Software, Trimble

Trimble Offers End-to-End Field Service Management Suite

Kelly Marshall

Trimble has just launched a comprehensive portfolio of end-to-end field service management solutions.  The Trimble PULSE suite offers solutions for professions in agriculture, as well as construction, telecommunications and utilities. The PULSE suite is both cloud-based and modular, enabling businesses to preform critical field service operations effectively. “The Trimble PULSE suite enables businesses to manage all of their field service operations …

Agribusiness, Trimble

Group Mobile Adds Trimble Tablet to Product Line

Kelly Marshall

The Trimble Kenai Rugged Tablet Computer offers all-in-one solutions that can be used at home or in the office as well as in the field.  Its ability to be used in outdoor settings makes the Trimble Kenai a great addition to the Group Mobile product line. “Connectivity, ruggedness and versatility are vital for mobile workers—and Trimble has a history of …

Agribusiness, Mobile, technology, Trimble

Trimble, Vantage Partner to Serve Precision Ag

Kelly Marshall

With the field of precision agriculture growing quickly, Trimble is ready to meet the challenges and better serve the farmers using their technology.  The company has just announced they will be extending their distribution channel with a global network of independent distribution partners.  This new Vantage distribution network will offer precision expertise to growers, advisors, retailers, co-operatives and local dealers. …

Agribusiness, technology, Trimble

Trimble And DuPont Enable Data Transferring

Taylor Truckey

DuPont Pioneer and Trimble announced a collaborative effort that will give growers increased access to field data to help improve their productivity and profitability acre-by-acre. The collaboration allows for the seamless flow of information between the Trimble Connected Farm™ solution, a Web-based farm management solution that includes wireless data transfer, and Encirca℠ services, which are tailored decision services offered by …

Data, Displays, Dupont Pioneer, Trimble

Trimble Enhances Irrigate-IQ Solution

Kelly Marshall

Trimble is excited to introduced its Irrigate-IQ™ optimal flow solution.  Now even growers without a variable frequency drive can focus irrigation onto areas of a field that produce at the highest rates. Irrigate-IQ optimal flow enables growers who have standard irrigation pump equipment to incorporate no spray areas within their irrigation plan. By utilizing no spray areas, growers concentrate their …

Agribusiness, Irrigation, Trimble, Variable rate, Water Management

Trimble Adds Third-Party Apps To TMX-2050 Display

Taylor Truckey

The addition of several new third-party apps to Trimble‘s Android-based TMX-2050 display will allow farmers to manage today’s intricate farming operations while addressing region-specific needs. “As we continue to add third-party apps on our TMX-2050 display, we are providing farmers with more localized choices so they can select the tools that best fit their machines, applications and regional needs,” said …