Monthly Archives: November 2010

Tripod Farmers take up Trimble FieldLevel2 3D machine control system and Optisurface Designer

Prominent Victorian lettuce growers Tripod Farmers have enlisted the services of BMS LaserSat to implement the installation of a Trimble RTK GPS/GNSS FieldLevel2 3D machine control levelling system to be fitted to their recently purchased NH T8040 tractor and 3200 JNR scraper to be used in conjunction with Optisurface Designer for their row/bay raised sprinklers…

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OptiSurface and Auto-steer GPS key to cost-effective erosion control

News release, 27 July, 2010, Queensland DPI Farmers who have invested in 2 cm accuracy RTK Global Positioning System (GPS) auto-steer tractor guidance technology have the added bonus of being able to collect highly accurate elevation data to map cost-effective drainage lines and erosion control structures. When this topography data is combined with satellite imagery,…

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