The three Directors of Farmscan Ag – Ian Giles, John Chalmers and Jason Stone – have over 60 years of industry experience between them, and are backed by an experienced team of professionals.
Being Australian and having strong ties to the farming community means customer feedback directly defi nes the quality and content of our products, and ensures they are perfectly suited to Australian and international farming needs.
Farmscan Ag is now the only wholly Australian-owned Precision Agriculture design, manufacture and solution provider. Farmscan Ag products are continuing to gain international recognition with expanding operations in New Zealand, Europe, North America, South America, China and South Africa.
Farmscan Ag products are developed under the harshest Australian conditions, with input from farmers and contractors to ensure practical features and user-friendly operation.
Our AgGuide GPS guidance, vehicle and implement auto steering products are leading the world with special capabilities to operate round and round, contour and in parallel mode for both broad-acre and row crop farming.
Advanced mapping, record keeping and GPS Laser-Levelling capabilities mean AgGuide is a comprehensive system for productivity and precision agriculture.
The 1020 seeder blockage monitor is one of our original products and has stood the test of time to be one of our most sought after monitors, due to its simplicity to install and operate.
The release of the new 7000 series product in 2015 gives us one of the most comprehensive and user friendly range of controllers with capabilities ranging from spray, seeding and fertiliser applications. Combined with the Jackal (with it’s increased features and multilingual options) the company is in its strongest position ever.
Our Sales Network
Farmscan Ag products are available as standard equipment on new machines or can be purchased as a retrofit to kit through most farm machinery dealers and stores under the CRT/RuralCo network, Elders & Landmark.
Farmscan Ag currently supplies leading manufacturers in Australia and New Zealand including Gason, Simplicity,Horwood Bagshaw, Smales, John Shearer, Agrowplow, Duncan Ag, Silvan, Hydraboom, Sonic, Marshall, Bredal & Optima Agriculture.
GPS guidance and auto steering products are sold and supported by Farmscan Ag Premium Dealers. These are a specialised group trained by Farmscan Ag personnel and equipped to conduct in-field demonstrations and provide frontline product support.
Farmscan Ag Service
Farmscan Ag has a series of dedicated service outlets throughout Australia and New Zealand that are able to carry out fast repairs to minimize downtime at critical times throughout the year.
They also carry a range of hire units to allow the farmer to keep working when even a quick repair will cost the farmer in time and money.
We also have an in house service department that can assist farmers over the phone and, if required, in the field. Our value added TechDirect service (powered by TeamViewer) allows for remote assistance in the field when in a mobile coverage area and connected to your guidance system.