Agricultural Contractors

Ag-Contractors and On-Farm Connectivity

Every ag contractor understands the challenges that come with unreliable or patchy coverage. Unable to make phone calls, send messages, and no data or internet out in the paddocks or yard. 

In modern ag contracting businesses, a seamless and dependable layer of connectivity stands as a fundamental necessity. Overcoming the persistent challenge of uneven or patchy coverage is crucial for unlocking the full potential of digital agriculture systems and connected machinery. 

Connectivity challenges faced by Ag Contractors

Ag Contractors face unique connectivity challenges. Moving from farm to farm can offer a whole range of connectivity problems – not every farm you will work on will have connectivity. When you are unable to perform simple connectivity tasks on-farm, such as phone calls, and more complex tasks, such as precision and digital agriculture, you waste much time and resources within your business.  
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Why Connectivity is Crucial for Ag Contractors

At the heart of efficient ag contracting business lies the need for consistent and accurate data. Robust connectivity facilitates:  

  • The ability to make phones calls out in the paddock anywhere, anytime.  
  • Collection and integration of data from in cab technology, such as variable rate mapping.  
  • Geolocated and real-time harvest data for informed decision-making.  
  • Precision in planting, spraying, and harvesting is greatly enhanced through connectivity. This connectivity optimises the performance of precision ag tech, allowing machinery and onboard precision farming systems to operate at peak efficiency.  
  • Data casting and machine syncing.   
  • Automation and robotics. 
  • Precision spraying enhanced through connectivity. 
  • Optimisation of precision ag tech, allowing machinery and onboard systems to operate at peak efficiency. 
  • Automation and robotics 

Benefits of Connectivity for Ag Contractors

Enhanced precision in planting, spraying, and harvesting.

Real-time awareness of operations across your broadacre business, reducing input costs and the bottom line.

Instant communication for staff to promptly address breakdowns, punctures, fires, etc.

Efficiency in autonomous tractors and implements.

Improved staff and lone worker safety.

Connected machines for improved decision-making, efficiency, and cost savings.

Cost savings, increased productivity gains, and improved efficiencies.

Solutions to Explore for Your Ag Contracting Business

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Connectivity Assessment for Your Ag Contracting Business

Visit our dedicated page to assess your current connectivity levels on your farm. Understand existing connectivity obstacles on farm and explore solutions that align with the unique demands of your ag contracting operation.
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