Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Revenue for the Precision Agriculture Systems and Services industry (precision ag) is expected to grow. Due to increasing demand from crop farmers who have pushed to maximize crop output to meet growing global demand, industry growth has been strong over the five-year period. During the five years to 2020, steady growth is set to continue for the industry. Revenue is expected to grow in the five years 2020. The 2014 Farm Bill expanded support for small and beginning farmers with training and access to investment capital, which is expected to increase the available funds farmers have for precision agriculture equipment.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
In general, the Precision Agriculture Systems and Services industry produces a wide range of products that assist in a specific precision agriculture technique. Many of these products are combined to ease the farming process, with the aim to increase and maintain the yield per area of a field.
Geographical information systems
Geographical information systems (GIS) are the basis for precision agricultural practices. GIS units integrate software that captures, stores, analyzes and manages data referenced to specific points on the Earth's surface. From there, GIS units can import data from a variety of sources, including yield maps and soil samples... purchase to read more