AgGateway Endorsing PrecisionAg Vision Conference
As a member of the Coalition to Advance Precision Agriculture (CAPA), AgGateway is a supporter of PrecisionAgMedia’s first-ever PrecisionAg Vision Conference to be held October 18-20, 2016, at the Renaissance Glendale Hotel & Spa in Phoenix. Find out more!
Precision Ag Teams at InfoAg
Members of AgGateway’s Precision Ag Council were out in force Aug. 1-4 at the InfoAg 2016 Precision Ag Conference in St. Louis. Thanks to work of the AgGateway teams, growers will soon be able to use more powerful tools to increase their efficiency and productivity. Specifically, new resources from AgGateway will greatly enhance the ability of growers to easily manage their data.
New "Get Connected" Website Section Helps Members Leverage the Power of eConnectivity
A new section of the AgGateway website, under the Get Connected tab, provides one-stop access to dozens of resources to help members get connected with their trading partners. The section is geared both toward companies just getting started, and those who are already veterans to eBusiness but need quick and easy access to messages, guidelines and other resources. Many areas of the section are "Members Only", so if you're not yet a member of AgGateway, join now! Explore the new section today and get connected!
Electronic Communication Between Precision Ag Systems Nears Reality
The promise of seamless communication between different precision agriculture systems – regardless of the system manufacturer – has moved into an exciting new stage with public availability of the ADAPT software toolkit. ADAPT will eliminate the major pain points to broad use of precision ag data by easily enabling interoperability between different software and hardware applications. AgGateway's ADAPT Committee is coordinating with software companies on plug-ins. Read more...
Discover How to Benefit from the New Sales Reporting Format
Tired of spending time creating different sales reporting spreadsheets for suppliers? The Ag Retail Council’s new standardized file format makes sales reporting easier and more cost-efficient. AgGateway and the Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA) are promoting use of the new standard. Find educational materials, including a helpful webinar, here.
Members Can Now Apply for “Enabled by” Logo
The new “Enabled by” program allows member companies to promote their use of AgGateway eBusiness resources for products and services. Use of the logo signals to the ag industry that the company is actively involved in implementing eBusiness in agriculture. Read more...
AgGateway Launches Specialty Chemical Council
AgGateway members have created a new council to address connectivity issues in the specialty chemical business. Segments covered will include professional vegetation management, pest control services, and turf and ornamental, as well as subset segments. Sarah Moster, Manager of Business Analysis and CRM for BASF, was elected council chair; Carol Contino, Customer Service Manager for Environmental Science at Bayer CropScience, is vice chair. Companies participating to date include AgData, BASF, Bayer CropScience, Dow, Entira, F4F, FMC, Focus Technology, XS, Inc., Land O’Lakes/Winfield, River Valley Cooperative, Syngenta, Tessenderlo Kerley, Wilbur-Ellis, and Koch. Read more...
Expanded Access to Key eBusiness Resource
Now anyone in the industry can have access to AgGateway's Ag Industry Identification System (AGIIS) for standard identifiers used in electronic business transactions. Access and limited searches are free; fees accrue once a user exceeds a certain number or level of searches. The enhancement is designed to bring the industry closer to having globally applicable standard identifiers, to increase data quality and efficiency for all trading partners. Access enhancements here... or Read press release