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Variable Rate Application

Features
  • Cost reduction
  • Comfort
  • Allows work order of main field and headland
  • Provide all required data; e.g. active ingredient

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    Tractor with trailed sprayer in field

    Less wastage, fewer skips – and higher yields

    When you’re spraying, seeding or spreading, Variable Rate Application matches application rates to actual field conditions as you move across the land – based on predefined application maps that you create with your desktop software. It also records application data on a field-by-field basis to support your planning for the next season.

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    Get the most out of you Arable or Contractor Business with AutoTrac System!

    AMS: John Deere tractor in field using AutoTracThe farming business is more competitive than ever. You need to get the most out of every hectare you till, seed, plant, fertilise and harvest while closely managing your input costs, time and labour.

    The benefits of adding a GreenStar AutoTrac Assisted Steering System to your operation can help you remain successful, run a competitive business and facilitate your operation.

    AutoTrac System reduces overlap, thereby saving you time, fuel and labour costs. Regardless of whether you’re breaking stubble with tillage equipment, planting or seeding, spraying or fertilising, it reduces implement overlap by up to 90%. You’ll also get faster headland turns because AutoTrac System takes the guesswork out of your return path.

    AutoTrac System has a proven record of success. It changes farming and your business, for the better. Now your work is more precise, convenient and profitable.

    See your John Deere Dealer about putting a GreenStar AutoTrac guidance system to work in your business.

    AutoTrac Advantages over manual steering

    AMS: John Deere Combine in field
    Tillage

    • Stubble breaking in 30° angle to seeding
    • Land levelling
    • Up to 90% less overlap
    • Faster headland turns, e.g. taking every 2nd row
    • Less ground compaction


    Seeding/Planting/Drilling/Fertilising

    • Reduce seed costs through minimised overlap
    • Save up to 5% on fertiliser and spray costs due to accurate tramline placement
    • Continue work in low visibility situations
    • Higher operator comfort

    Spraying

    • Reduce overlaps on bare soil without guidance marks
    • Marker function to guide you back to where you left off after refilling - quicker than flags and not affected by the wind like foam markers
    • Increase spraying accuracy and field speeds
    • Higher operator comfort and concentration on sprayer functions
    • Simultaneous documentation of spray job with Field Doc System

    Fertiliser Spreading

    • Reduce overlaps on bare soil without guidance marks
    • Marker function to guide you back to where you left off after refilling
    • Simultaneous documentation of volumes spread with Field Doc System
    • Continue working in low visibility situations
    • Up to 18% higher productivity (according to University of Hohenheim)

    Harvesting

    • Always a full cut in straight tracks or curves
    • Open up straight and parallel lands
    • Higher concentration on optimising combine performance
    • Continue working at night or in low visibility situations
    • Unload on-the-go with ease when the tractor has AutoTrac System as well
    • Faster headland turns, e.g. taking every second or third pass
    • Up to 90% less overlap

    Boost the Success of your Hay and Forage Business with AutoTrac System!

    AMS: John Deere tractor on Hay and Forage businessThe hay and forage business is more competitive than ever. You need to get the most out of every hectare of your hay and forage crops, while closely managing your input costs, time and labour.

    The benefits of adding a GreenStar AutoTrac Assisted Steering System to your operation can help you remain successful, run a competitive hay and forage business and facilitate your operation.

    AutoTrac System allows you to open up land, mow faster and straighter while always making a full cut; you’ll also get faster headland turns because it takes the guesswork out of your return path.

    AutoTrac System has a proven record of success. It changes farming and your business, for the better. Now your work is more precise, convenient and profitable.

    See your John Deere Dealer to learn more about putting a GreenStar AutoTrac guidance system to work in your hay and forage business.

    AutoTrac System Advantages over manual steering

    AMS: John Deere tractor at night
    Fertilising and slurry spreading

    • Reduce overlaps on bare soil without guidance marks
    • Continue working at night or in low visibility situations
    • Master straight and curved tracks
    • Accurate spreading with up to 15% of savings potential
    • Simultaneous documentation of volumes spread with Field Doc System

    Mowing

    • Open up lands, straight or curved and always parallel
    • Operate at higher field speeds with highest driver comfort
    • Always swath parallel and with a full working width
    • Prepare and capitalise on better swaths for the forage harvester or baler
    • Up to 90% less overlap

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