TechTour: Acoustic Monitoring System “Listens” for Trouble in Your Air-Seeder

It’s been described as a stethoscope for your air-seeder and that’s actually a fairly accurate analogy for how Intelligent Agricultural Solution’s Wireless Blockage and Flow Monitoring System works. The product monitors the openers on your drill with an acoustic-based system to not only detect blockages and reduced flow rates but also give you a broad overview of seed flow throughout your drill. All this information is then displayed via the product’s app, to your iPad.

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In this episode of the Dow AgroSciences TechTour, Shaun Haney talks to Bobby Volesky of Intelligent Agricultural Solutions about their acoustically driven monitoring system and how it’s making it easier for farmers to do their job.

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Shaun Haney

Shaun grew up on a family seed farm in Southern Alberta. Haney Farms produces, conditions and retails wheat, barley, canola and corn seed. Shaun Haney is the founder of RealAgriculture.com. @shaunhaney

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Jay Peterson

This is a great product and a great company to deal with. I started using it on my Bourgault 3320 last year and it worked flawlessly. I also like to use the flow percentages to maximize my fan efficiency as well to assure the most even flow of product across the entire drill.

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