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Custom Map Creation with layers

Custom Map Creation with layers

Did you know, you can easily create custom maps with multiple layers overlayed on one another and visible all on the one map? With all Farmmap4D subscriptions, you can easily modify the opacity/transparency of each visible layer so you can visualise multiple layers of infrastructure and property information all at once including high resolution satellite imagery.

Unique Regional Cover Analysis

Unique Regional Cover Analysis

One of FarmMap4D’s unique ground cover tools is the Regional Cover Analysis. The benchmarking tool is an extension of our Basic Statistics tool which allows the analysis of green and non-green vegetation cover over time. Regional Cover Analysis takes it a step further, allowing you to analyse the ground cover performance on your property with any selected area in the region.

EYCI ends on a high

EYCI ends on a high

In a record-breaking month for the Eastern Young Cattle Indicator (EYCI), the year ends on-trend and on a high for the cattle and sheep market. In the cattle market particularly, records have been continually broken throughout 2021, finishing at 1169.22c, up a huge from 355c 2020, and throughout the year restocker demand has been high.

Leading Ground Cover Analysis

Leading Ground Cover Analysis

Ground cover analysis is a critical area for sustainable farm management practices. Even more so today, with increasingly extreme and prolonged weather events, a push to capture soil carbon and growing demand for the products you produce. We believe our Times Series...

Profiling Tool added as Standard

Profiling Tool added as Standard

One of our most popular mapping programs, “the Profiling Tool”, has been added to the FarmMap4D Standard product. The unique topographic tool allows you to overlay a directional line anywhere across your mapped property and calculate a vertical cross-section of the...

Business as Usual

Business as Usual

FarmMap4D Monthly News, July 2021 Over the course of the past month, many parts of Australia have found themselves in lockdown. Luckily for many of us, the restrictions don't have a large impact on our day-to-day lives and business continues as usual. The business of...

Maps save mistakes

Maps save mistakes

Knowledge of a property, the different paddocks and boundaries is built up over time, sometimes generations. This can lead to misunderstandings – wrong mob of sheep drenched, cattle moved to the wrong paddock, fencing contractors working in the wrong place, rippers...

Out and about at long last!

Out and about at long last!

This month Kate headed off to Hawker and Wudinna in her home state of SA to talk farm mapping and ground cover analysis with farmers and graziers at a couple of Livestock Technology Field Days hosted by the PIRSA Red Meat and Wool Growth Program. How refreshing for...

Red Meat and Wool Livestock Tech Expos

Red Meat and Wool Livestock Tech Expos

Improve your productivity and profitability with tech If you're looking to improve productivity and profitability through technology and data, head to Primary Industries and Regions SA's Livestock Technology Expo. Make sure you come and have a chat - we'll be there...

Groundcover data

Groundcover data

Making the most of data available With more than 30 years of remotely sensed groundcover data available, FarmMap4D allows you to examine the changes in your groundcover through time by using fractional groundcover which monitors the proportion of green plants, dried...