13
JUN
2016

H2Grow Blog – FieldNET and EM Surveying. The Ultimate Moisture Management Solution.

Electromagnetic soil surveys (EM) and variable rate irrigation are two tools that when used together can have maximum impact on your bottom line and allows for optimisation of the VRI system. On top of this, systems such as the Lindsay Precision VRI and FieldNET can produce a...
10
MAY
2016

H2Grow Blog – Tips for preparing AquaCheck soil moisture sensors for winter.

Preparation for winter is key when soil moisture is involved. Once soil moisture probes have been removed from the paddock the first thing to do is plan where they will be installed for the coming season. Choice of paddock, crop and location are all...
29
APR
2015

NZ Herald article on Precision Agriculture

Take a look here at the latest article in the NZ Herald, where Craige Mackenzie – Agri Optics CEO and Chairman of the Precision Agriculture Association of NZ, discusses benefits of Precision Agriculture in farming.  
31
OCT
2014

Ashburton A & P Show 2014

Get on down to the Ashburton Showgrounds today and tomorrow, and catch up with your friendly Agri Optics team. Visit the the team at site 525 & 526, and go in the draw to win $1000 EM Soil Surveying.  
29
OCT
2014

Visit from Minister of Agriculture

Nathan Guy, NZ’s Minister of Agriculture visited the Agri Optics team on Wednesday.  Also visiting was the Board and Management of Crown Irrigation Investments.  During their time with Roz and Craige, discussions were held around the role of technology and Precision...
24
OCT
2014

Visitors to Agri Optics NZ Ltd

This morning Agri Optics NZ Ltd hosted Steven Joyce Minister for Business Development, and Science and Innovation along with  Jo Goodhew, local MP & Associate Minister for Primary Industries, and Business Mid Canterbury. Discussions were held centred around Agri Optics NZ and...
14
OCT
2014

Upcoming A & P Show Dates

The Agri Optics Team will be at the following upcoming shows: Ellesmere Show 18th October Ashburton Show 31st October – 1st November Canterbury Show 12th – 14th November Crops Expo December 3rd We hope to see some of you there  
08
OCT
2014

North Island Bound

Off to the Waikato today to talk to farmers about precision ag and do some training. Great day for a flight and nice and clear to see all the variability below.
06
OCT
2014

Trimble Agriculture’s Connected Farm

Come and talk to us about how Trimble Agriculture‘s new two-way Connected Farm solution could help you.. We have expanded our Connected Farm solution by adding two-way file transfer. This new feature allows you to send and receive your farm data from any location using the...
03
OCT
2014

Rakaia Gorge Discussion Group

Great day up the Rakaia Gorge today speaking to the Macfarlane Rural Business Windwhistle discussion group. We covered off visual soil assessments, all paddock soil testing and precision ag. Thanks for having us!
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