Hexagon Agriculture to showcase industry-leading solutions at AGRITECHNICA 2015

Florianopolis, Brazil, 3 November 2015 - Hexagon Agriculture will showcase its industry-leading solutions at AGRITECHNICA 2015 in Hanover, Germany, 10 -14 November. AGRITECHNICA is the world’s largest trade fair for agricultural technology, machinery and equipment.

“Hexagon Agriculture’s smart agriculture information technology solutions empower farm owners to improve farm resource utilisation and maximise crop yield. We encourage attendees to experience first-hand our innovative technologies at AGRITECHNICA – from planning and optimisation software to precision agriculture hardware and more,” said Bernardo de Castro, president of Hexagon Agriculture.

Hexagon Agriculture will be located in Hall 15, stand 15K37. On display will be its Arvus and iLab product portfolio. The portfolio supports planning, optimisation and geo-referenced data management workflows for precision agriculture solutions for end users and OEMs, fleet management solutions and crop-specific farming life cycle solutions for sugarcane, forestry and grains. 

“Hexagon Agriculture is uniquely positioned to solve contemporary agriculture challenges. In addition to our own innovative solutions, we are backed by the strength of Hexagon’s overall global presence and complementary technologies from other Hexagon businesses such as Hexagon Geospatial, Leica Geosystems and NovAtel. This puts us in a leadership role in the industry,” said Doug Schmuland, vice president, Global Business Development for Hexagon Agriculture. 

About Hexagon Agriculture
Hexagon Agriculture develops and delivers information technology solutions that unleash the full potential of agricultural assets, driving big gains in efficiency, productivity and sustainability. Our solutions convert data into intelligent, actionable information that enables smart planning, efficient field execution, precise machine controls and automated workflows that optimise operations and increase profits. Our aim is to accelerate innovation within the agriculture sector with solutions that challenge the status quo - what is - and point our customers towards what should be, the digital transformation of agriculture.

Hexagon Agriculture is part of Hexagon, a leading global provider of information technology solutions that drive productivity and quality across geospatial and industrial landscapes.

Hexagon’s solutions integrate sensors, software, domain knowledge and customer workflows into intelligent information ecosystems that deliver actionable information. They are used in a broad range of vital industries.

Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B) has approximately 17,000 employees in 50 countries and net sales of approximately 3.1bn EUR. Learn more at hexagon.com and follow us @HexagonAB.

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Members of the media can contact Rachel Filipov, Marketing Manager, at marketing@hexagonagriculture.com