AgGateway Announces 2017 Leadership
At the Annual Conference in Orlando AgGateway announced its leadership for the coming year, including the directors of its new Strategic Board and Operational Board, as well as leaders of the eight councils working within the organization. > Read more
AgGateway Recognizes Leaders at Annual Conference
At the Annual Conference in Orlando November 7, AgGateway honored individuals and companies that are advancing eBusiness in agriculture. Dennis Daggett, Senior Vice President of Strategic Initiatives at ProAg, received the AgGateway Ron Storms Leadership Award, the organization's top honor. The councils, board of directors and staff recognized additional outstanding leaders for 2016. > Read more
Growers Encourage Manufacturers to Use ADAPT
Leading U.S. grower organizations are hailing the AgGateway ADAPT framework for interoperability in precision ag systems, and calling on FMIS companies to commit to integrating ADAPT into their systems in the near future. The groups include the Farm Bureau, as well as the soybean, wheat, canola, rice and corn associations, and others.
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Equipment Manufacturers Embrace AgGateway’s ADAPT
A leading group of equipment manufacturers will soon release products that greatly enhance a grower’s ability to manage data across different precision ag systems – regardless of the system manufacturer, thanks to AgGateway’s ADAPT conversion toolkit. Companies that have committed to using ADAPT and releasing plug-ins for many of their proprietary data formats currently include AGCO Corporation, Ag Leader Technology, CLAAS, CNH Industrial, Deere & Company, Praxidyn, Raven Industries, Topcon Precision Agriculture, and Trimble Navigation. > Read More
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!
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