Overview

Decent yields: Farmers will use industry products to boost efficiency, but slow adoption rates may harm growth

The Precision Agriculture Systems & Services market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Government incentives and technological innovations will support industry growth
  • Large multinational companies have encouraged the uptake of precision agriculture
  • Growing awareness of precision agriculture’s benefits will strengthen use rates

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    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 2021, steady growth is set to continue for the industry. Revenue is expected to grow in the five years 2021. 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...

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    Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

    The Precision Agriculture Systems and Services industry displays a medium level of capital intensity. Most of the investment required to develop precision agriculture systems goes toward labor costs. Nevertheless, some operators that also manufacture physical devices may incur significant depreciation costs in the form of heavy machinery. Most of the manufacturing of precision agriculture devices is offshored to factories overseas; as such, it is excluded from this report's US focus. However, a minority of manufacturing is expected to occur in America. These operations offset the ratio of labor to capital in the form of expensive manufacturing machinery. Meanwhile, labor costs include salaries for developers and field technicians. The..

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    Additional Insights for the Precision Agriculture Systems & Services Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Precision Agriculture Systems & Services Industry are

  • Ability to quickly adopt new technology
  • Development of a symbiotic relationship with another industry
  • Highly trained work force
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from agribusiness and Demand from tractors and agricultural machinery manufacturing in the Precision Agriculture Systems & Services industry impact industry performance..

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    Industry Products

    What is the Precision Agriculture Systems & Services Industry?

    Precision agriculture systems and services include software development, testing applications and consulting activities that gather, track and analyze agricultural data, usually in conjunction with other systems such as harvesting or field-input machinery. Software and related systems may be packaged as individual units for sale to downstream markets or integrated into third-party products such as farm machinery.

    Industry Products
    Yield monitors
    Variable-rate application control systems
    Guidance systems
    Technician support services
    Data management services
    Geographical information systems
    Industry Activities
    Geographical information systems development
    Yield monitor development
    Variable-rate application controller development
    Air and ground steering systems development
    Technical support services

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Demand from agribusiness
  • Demand from tractors and agricultural machinery manufacturing
  • Price of semiconductor and electronic components
  • Government assistance
  • Technological change

  • Current Performance
  • Downstream demand
  • Government assistance
  • Technological advances
  • Profit and structure
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Corporate involvement and globalization
  • Regulation outlook
  • Profit and structural changes
  • Table: Precision Agriculture Systems & Services Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Precision Agriculture Systems & Services Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
  • Agribusiness

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Communication Equipment Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Geographical information systems
  • Yield monitors
  • Variable-rate application control systems
  • Guidance systems
  • Technician support services
  • Data management services
  • Chart: Precision Agriculture Systems & Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Farms and farming companies
  • Original equipment manufacturers (OEMs)
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Precision Agriculture Systems & Services Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Rent and utilities
  • Depreciation
  • Other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Precision Agriculture Systems & Services

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Precision Agriculture Systems & Services Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Trimble Inc.Deere & Company Raven Industries
  • Table: Trimble Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Deere & Company - financial performance
  • Table: Raven Industries - financial performance

  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Precision Agriculture Systems & Services Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Precision Agriculture Systems & Services Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2007-2021)
  • Industry Gross Product (2007-2021)
  • Establishments (2007-2021)
  • Businesses (2007-2021)
  • Employment (2007-2021)
  • Wages (2007-2021)
  • Demand from agribusiness (2007-2021)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
    Geographical Information Systems (Gis)
  • A data-collection system designed to reference specific points on the Earth's surface.
  • Global Positioning System (Gps)
  • The US Department of Defense's 24 Earth-orbiting satellites that can be used to assign map coordinates.
  • Yield Monitoring Systems
  • The measurement of area-specific yields using combine-mounted equipment.
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    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
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    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
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