In-Field Services

Precision Agriculture

Aker’s unique aerial and below the canopy diagnostics helps our customers make timely, valuable treatment decisions in order to protect yield. Our precision agriculture technology reduces the time and cost of crop scouting and analytics.

In addition to seamlessly importing field information from farmer information management systems (FIMS), our national network of drone pilots and agronomists are prepared to gather and analyze field data throughout the growing season on demand — anywhere.

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Crop Health Mapping

  • NDVI / NDRE (multispectral)

    Crop health visualizations so you don’t have to wait until harvest to know the results of the trial

  • RGB

    See visual differences across your trials as the season progresses, or run this through a stand establishment algorithm to have a better basis of comparison for the trial.

  • Soil Variability Mapping

    Align product performance with differences in soil across the field.

Crop health map

TrueCause Above

TrueCause Above is an autonomous near crop canopy scouting service available nationwide.

The service relies on UAVs with Machine Learning software to effectively detect weed pressure and other stressors across crop fields.

Macro photo of ground to help detect weed emergence
Field data

TrueCause Below

Identify leading causes of stress for your trial, and see products working throughout the field, not just at the edge. Imagined by farmers and brought to life by engineers, Aker TrueCause™ sports three 8MP RGB cameras and an array of sensors that capture biotic and abiotic crop stressors under the crop canopy:

  • Diseases
  • Insects
  • Nutrient deficiencies
  • Weeds
  • Environmental Stress
  • Operational Deficiencies
  • Temperature
  • Humidity
  • Pressure
  • CO2
  • O2

Reporting / Monitoring

Once problem areas are identified, let the user-friendly, Aker diagnostic interface and platform help you:

  • Visualize information and create reports

  • Evaluate stress-specific, cost-effective, and sustainable treatment options

  • Share results via desktop or mobile app.
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Aker health index (AHI)

Aker Health Index (AHI)

Aker’s Field Health Index monitors the health of the crop on a whole field or area of interest within the field to show crop health trends over the growing season.
This index can help a grower or agronomist triage the health of all fields under management and prioritize scouting or prescriptive action.
  • Accurate and timely whole field or area of interest crop health trend alerts every 14 days during the growing season
  • Easy to use platform to order, select field(s), and provision boundarie
  • Online visualization of field trends and flexible sort listing across all fields within your network
  • Alerts delivered via mobile messaging or API integration

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Our 3-Day Guarantee

We are so confident in the Aker Solution, we back it with our unique 3-day guarantee. Field flyovers and results back to you — sorted and ready for analysis — in 72 hours, or it’s free.

It’s that simple.