May 31st, 2017

The Climate Corporation Partners with Advanced Aerial Imagery Providers to Deliver Deeper Crop Analysis Tools for Farmers

Partnerships Further Climate’s Commitment to Build a Unified, Farmer-Focused Digital Ag Ecosystem

SAN FRANCISCO (May 31, 2017) - Today, The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company, announced the integration of imagery from innovative aerial imagery partners: Ceres Imaging, TerrAvion and Agribotix, that will deliver valuable, high-resolution imagery to farmers through The Climate Corporation’s industry-leading Climate FieldViewTM digital agriculture platform. The addition of these partners supports Climate’s commitment to deliver a true digital ag ecosystem where farmers can access a broad and interconnected set of tools, services and data in a single, easy-to-use interface to optimize all of their farm management decisions.


May 8th, 2017

Climate FieldView™ Disease Image Contest: How You Can Help Students in Your Community

Growing up in sugarcane and rice country in Southern Louisiana, I understand the importance of helping farmers identify, predict and diagnose crop disease and stress. That’s why The Climate Corporation’s Geospatial Sciences team is inviting


May 8th, 2017

The Climate Corporation Acquires Hydrobio, Accelerates Delivery of Data-Driven Water Management Insights for More Farmers Across Globe

SAN FRANCISCO (May 8, 2017) – Today, The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company, announced the acquisition of HydroBio, an agriculture software company based in Denver, Colo. The HydroBio team will join The Climate Corporation, strengthening the company’s efforts to deliver industry-leading digital technologies to farmers around the world.


May 2nd, 2017

Wet Weather At Planting: Another Variable In The Mix

Higher-than-normal rainfall totals of up to 300 percent above average have been registered in some parts of the Midwest over the past month with many areas experiencing significant rainfall over the past few days. According to The Climate Corporation Weather Science Team, numerous areas of the country, especially Kansas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Illinois, Michigan and Wisconsin, have been affected by these abnormal precipitation amounts.


May 1st, 2017

Monsanto Terminates Agreement for 
Sale of Precision Planting Equipment Business

SAN FRANCISCO (May 1, 2017) - The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), today announced Monsanto’s termination of their agreement with Deere & Company for the acquisition of the Precision Planting LLC equipment business. The agreement was announced in November 2015, and closing has been delayed by Department of Justice concerns with the transaction.


April 21st, 2017

Hit The Ground Running: How To Make The Most Of Planting Season

Growing up in agriculture, planting season was one of my favorite times of year. The anticipation of seeing the first signs of corn and soybeans coming up through the soil was exciting to me. As you know, laying the groundwork for a successful harvest requires detailed preparation at planting, and your expertise and attention throughout the year. More than ever, farmers are making the most of every acre by using digital agriculture tools to simplify field data management, better analyze seed


April 5th, 2017

Rethinking Your Nitrogen Plan: How Advanced Tools Can Help You Maximize Your Applications

As a pattern of warmer-than-usual winters followed by early spring frosts continues, this varying weather can affect your soil conditions – and your nitrogen availability. Because nitrogen loss can occur through emissions into the air (volatilization and denitrification) and through wet soil and runoff (leaching), understanding how weather affects your fields is critical to your nitrogen plan.


March 21st, 2017

The Climate Corporation and Koch Agronomic Services Collaborate to Provide Deeper Data Insights for Farmers

SAN FRANCISCO and WICHITA, Kan. (March 21, 2017) – The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company, and Koch Agronomic Services, LLC jointly announced today a research agreement that marks a significant step forward in applying data-driven digital tools to support more efficient nutrient management practices for farmers.


March 16th, 2017

Ready, Set, Drive: Getting Your Climate FieldView™ Account Ready For Spring Planting

While planting season is approaching for many of us, some of you may already be in the fields. Either way, the weather continues to throw curve balls, so it’s more important now than ever to be able to modify your field management plans and change course quickly if necessary.


February 27th, 2017

The Climate Corporation's CEO Mike Stern Named 2017 Agribusiness Leader of the Year

SAN FRANCISCO (Feb. 27, 2017) – Today, the National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) named Mike Stern., Chief Executive Officer of The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company, as the 2017 Agribusiness Leader of the Year.


January 5th, 2017

The Climate Corporation Unveils Most Robust R&D Pipeline in Digital Agriculture

SAN FRANCISCO (Jan. 5, 2017) — The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), today unveiled for the first time more than 35projects in its research and development pipeline. The company also announced plans to expand its industry-leading Climate FieldView™ digital agriculture platform into new international geographies over the next few years. Climate's announcement follows Monsanto's annual R&D pipeline update.


November 21st, 2016

The Climate Corporation Acquires VitalFields 
to Expand Digital Agriculture Innovation for European Farmers

SAN FRANCISCO and TALLINN, Estonia (Nov. 21, 2016) - Today, The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company, announced the acquisition of VitalFields, a European farm management software company based in Tallinn, Estonia. The VitalFields team will join The Climate Corporation, strengthening the company's efforts to deliver industry-leading digital technologies to farmers around the world.


September 9th, 2016

The Climate Corporation Expands Its Leading Digital Agriculture Platform Into Eastern Canada, Introducing Easy Data Connectivity, Visualization and Analysis to Farmers

WOODSTOCK, Ontario (Sept. 14, 2016) ­ Today, The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company, announced at Canada's Outdoor Farm Show the introduction of the company's industry­leading Climate FieldViewTM digital agriculture platform into Eastern Canada for the 2017 growing season. With Climate's digital tools, Canadian farmers will have the ability to easily collect, visualize, and analyze their field data in one centralized platform and uncover personalized field insights to


August 31st, 2016

The Climate Corporation Offers New Features in 2017 Climate FieldView™ Platform, Helping Farmers Manage Variability and Uncover New Field Insights

BOONE, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), announced at Farm Progress Show the addition of new features to its Climate FieldView™ digital agriculture platform that will help farmers manage variability in their fields and analyze seed performance to uncover valuable insights.


August 17th, 2016

The Climate Corporation to Create Industry's First In-Field Sensor Network
 to Feed Its Analytics Platform and to Build First Centralized Platform 
for Industry-Wide Digital Ag Technology Development

SAN FRANCISCO (Aug. 17, 2016) - Today, The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), announced an unprecedented advancement in digital agriculture: the development of the industry's first in-field sensor network, including a groundbreaking soil nitrate sensor, that will feed into the agronomic models in the company's Climate FieldViewTM platform. Climate's new sensor network will create a true digital ag ecosystem to support the important agr


March 4th, 2016

The Climate Corporation Announces Multiple Data Connectivity Agreements, Making the Climate FieldView™ Platform the Most Broadly Connected in the Industry

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (March 4, 2016) — The Climate Corporation, a division of Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), announced data connectivity agreements with several agronomic and retailer software systems as well as the John Deere Operations Center, enabling farmers and their trusted advisors to quickly and easily transfer certain field data between these systems and Climate FieldView. With Climate FieldView, farmers can visualize their farm data and gain customized, field-level i


January 26th, 2016

The Climate Corporation Launches New Climate FieldView Drive™ to Simplify Data Collection, Storage and Visualization for Farmers

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (January 26, 2016) - The Climate Corporation, a division of Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), announced the launch of the new FieldView Drive™, a device that provides seamless data connectivity for farmers by easily transferring field data from their equipment into their Climate FieldView™ account. The FieldView Drive connects to a tractor or combine controller area network (CAN) diagnostic port and uses Bluetooth® technology to wirelessly map a farmer's


November 3rd, 2015

John Deere and The Climate Corporation Expand Precision and Digital Agriculture Options for Farmers

MOLINE, IL and SAN FRANCISCO, CA (November 3, 2015) — Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) and The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), have signed definitive agreements for Deere to acquire the Precision Planting LLC equipment business and to enable exclusive near real-time data connectivity between certain John Deere farm equipment and the Climate FieldView™ platform. Th


September 2nd, 2015

The Climate Corporation Transforms Data Into Value With New Climate Fieldview™ Integrated Digital Ag Platform

DECATUR (Sept. 2, 2015) — Today, The Climate Corporation, a division of Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), announced at Farm Progress Show the launch of its newly integrated platform — bringing existing product offerings into one seamless platform and launching new solutions to turn farm data into real value for farmers. Climate's existing suite of digital tools will become the Climate FieldView™ digital platform, and the comp


July 31st, 2015

The Climate Corporation Sells Crop Insurance Business
 to Amtrust Financial Services Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO (July 31, 2015) – The Climate Corporation, a division of Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), announced today the sale of The Climate Corporation's crop insurance business (CCCIB) to AmTrust North America, a subsidiary of AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (Nasdaq: AFSI). The agreement also provides AmTrust exclusive access to certain technologies of The Climate Corporation that can be applied in the crop insurance industry for up to three years. The Climate Corporation and AmTrust, a


June 24th, 2015

The Climate Corporation Announces Record Adoption of Digital Agronomic Services Platform<

SAN FRANCISCO (June 24, 2015) - Today, The Climate Corporation, a division of Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), announced that farmers have mapped more than 75 million row crop acres in their digital agriculture platform, up from 50 million acres in 2014. This significant acre adoption represents nearly 45 percent of all corn and soybean acres planted in the U.S. The company's digital agriculture platform includes Climate Basic™, Climate Pro™ and FieldView® from Precision Planti


March 17th, 2015

The Climate Corporation Offers Farmers First 250 Acres of Climate Pro™ Free and Whole-Farm Activation with a 500-Acre Purchase

SAN FRANCISCO (March 17, 2015) — To help more farmers experience the value of Climate Pro™ this season, The Climate Corporation is offering farmers their first field free and the opportunity to use the service across their entire operation after their purchase of 500 acres.


February 26th, 2015

The Climate Corporation to Deliver Enhanced Climate Pro™ Service for 2015 Season at $3 Per Acre

SAN FRANCISCO (February 26, 2015) — For the 2015 season, farmers can experience the value of advanced field-level insights through the upgraded Climate Pro™ service, offered in key corn-growing regions this season for $3 per acre through certified dealers. Climate Pro uses a combination of publicly available data sets, data licensed from third parties and farmer-provided information to feed data science models that deliver customized, field-level insights for farmers as they work to


February 26th, 2015

The Climate Corporation Builds On Success Of Free Climate Basic™ Service For Farmers With New Functionality

SAN FRANCISCO (February 26, 2015) — Climate Basic™ is a free web and mobile app, used by farmers on more than 50 million acres in the U.S., that helps farmers optimize their daily decision making with field-level weather information. This spring, the tool will deliver an even simpler user interface for farmers, an upgraded notifications system, and added scouting functionality.


February 17th, 2015

Micromanage Your Fields with Easy-to-Use FieldView® Upgrades from Precision Planting®

TREMONT (February 11, 2014) – FieldView from Precision Planting enables farmers to capture and visualize their farm data, providing the tools they need to make data-driven decisions that can increase yields and improve efficiency. FieldView, available on iPad and online, allows growers to view real-time planting and harvest maps in the cab, improve scouting with mobile field maps, and drive decision making with automated yield-by-hybrid reporting and more.


December 8th, 2014

The Climate Corporation Acquires 640 Labs, Team to Bolster Industry-Leading Data Science Capabilities

SAN FRANCISCO & CHICAGO – (BUSINESS WIRE) – The Climate Corporation announced the acquisition of 640 Labs, an agricultural technology startup based in Chicago. The 640 Labs team will join The Climate Corporation, strengthening the company's efforts to build the industry's leading data science platform for farmers.


August 26th, 2014

Over 50 million Acres of Climate Basic on Farms Across the U.S.

[SAN FRANCISCO] August 26, 2014 — The Climate Corporation announced today that farmer adoption of its Climate Basic™ service, having rapidly spread during the past nine months, has surpassed company expectations and is now on over 50 million acres across the U.S. Climate Basic is the company's free web and mobile service offering that uses advanced data science to help farmers optimize their daily decision making with field-level insights, from soil moisture levels, to crop grow


August 26th, 2014

The Climate Corporation Announces Introductory Price of Three Dollars an Acre for Climate Pro™ with Premium Integrated Service Offering in Development

[SAN FRANCISCO] August 26, 2014 — The Climate Corporation today announced Climate Pro subscription advisory services for corn will be offered at an introductory price of three dollars an acre for 2015. The company also is creating a higher value premium product that integrates additional services beyond what's available in Climate Pro today.


March 11th, 2014

Launch of Open Ag Data Alliance supports farmer privacy and control of their data, enables early adoption of data science-powered agriculture

The application of data science in modern production agriculture has the potential to improve crop yields and use natural resources more efficiently by enabling farmers to evaluate past, current and future farm management decisions through the analysis of agronomic data generated in the field. However, a significant barrier to the adoption of these new technologies is the incompatibility of data formats between platforms and inconsistent approaches to data security and privacy.


February 28th, 2014

The Climate Corporation Offers Growers Risk Free Trial of Climate Pro™ Technology

[SAN FRANCISCO] Feb. 28, 2014 — The Climate Corporation announced today, at the Community Classic convention and trade show in San Antonio, that in addition to Climate Basic™, the advanced tools that capture critical farming and weather data for no fee, growers now have an opportunity for a trial offer of the advanced Climate Pro™ technologies.


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