March 6, 20232, Austin, Texas -Augmenta AgTech and Metalfor announce their collaboration in Argentina.
Augmenta AgTech, the creator of Augmenta field analyzer, the innovative all-in-one precision ag tool, and Metalfor, the leading manufacturer of agricultural machinery in Argentina, have partnered together to enable growers in the region to use Augmenta’s revolutionary technology.
By utilizing Augmenta’s affordable ag tool Argentinian growers of various broadacre crops, such as wheat, soybean, and corn, will be enabled to accurately and efficiently apply inputs such as fertilizers plant growth regulators, boll openers, defoliants, fungicides (preventative), and chemfallow (Beta), reducing costs and improving crop yield potential.
As part of this collaboration, Metalfor will be introducing Augmenta's smart precision ag tool to the Argentinian market at Expoagro Argentina on March 7-10, 2023 in San Nicolás, Buenos Aires.
"We are excited to collaborate with Metalfor to bring our revolutionary technology to Argentina. This partnership represents a major step for our company in unlocking the Argentinian market and providing growers in the region our all-in-one solution", said Jim Evangelopoulos, General Manager and co-founder of Augmenta AgTech.
"We are proud to introduce Augmenta's innovative agricultural all-in-one tool in Argentina. We are confident that this partnership will provide advanced solutions to the region's producers and contractors, with the advanced solutions they need to grow their crops more efficiently and sustainably," said José Luis Dassie, director of the Cordoba-based company. "Augmenta is the new agronomic eye that will allow us to identify the needs of our fields in real-time, meter by meter, and optimize applications accordingly, to maximize yield and benefits."
Metalfor is a leading manufacturer of sprayers, harvesters, and other agricultural equipment operating in Argentina. Since 1974 the company has grown to 3 industrial facilities throughout the region and also exports in 20 countries around the world. It has a commercial network with more than 25 stores, which are dedicated to selling equipment and providing exclusive after-sales services.
Augmenta is the creator of an innovative real-time VRA retrofit system that fully automates impactful farming agrochemical applications. Its growing global presence includes Europe, CIS, North and South America, and Australia. Its stated mission is to augment the capacity of arable land in a way that is beneficial for both farmers and the environment.