Author: Camilla Hayselden-Ashby

Farm Safety Week: 4 tips to improve safety on farm

Farm Safety Week: 4 tips to improve safety on farm

The Sixth Farm Safety Week draws to a close this Sunday. Having kicked off in the UK with HSE releasing figures for accidents and industries on farm for 2017/18 that recorded 33 deaths on farm across Great Britain, making up 20% of all work place deaths, it’s clear that there is still a lot to … Continue reading Farm Safety Week: 4 tips to improve safety on farm

fieldmargin launches live John Deere vehicle locations

fieldmargin launches live John Deere vehicle locations

With harvest just around the corner we are introducing a new feature so you can easily see where your machinery is alongside your other farm information: Vehicle Locations. This allows you to see the location of John Deere machinery, including tractors, combines and forage harvesters on the farm map so that you can see progress … Continue reading fieldmargin launches live John Deere vehicle locations

Introducing Farm Chat: an instant messenger group for your farm

Introducing Farm Chat: an instant messenger group for your farm

Communicating with your team just got easier thanks to Farm Chat; an instant messaging group for everyone on your farm. Discuss plans, share information, pictures and ask questions quickly alongside the rest of your farm’s information. Having work and conversations in a single place saves time and effort. No need for back and forth to coordinate when … Continue reading Introducing Farm Chat: an instant messenger group for your farm

New feature: Draw shapes by walking or driving around them

New feature: Draw shapes by walking or driving around them

We have released a new feature on our iOS and Android apps which we have received lots of requests for and that we hope will make mapping your farm quicker and easier. You can now draw areas and lines for features or notes by recording your location as you walk or drive around them When you … Continue reading New feature: Draw shapes by walking or driving around them

Digitising drainage maps to prevent waterlogging

Digitising drainage maps to prevent waterlogging

Waterlogging can have a serious impact on crop and pasture health, as well as being an important indicator of other soil health issues. In cereals, waterlogging can cause a reduction in yield of over 40%. Cleaning ditches and clearing outfalls is a simple, cheap and effective method of improving the effectiveness of existing systems. Learn how to use our new Map Upload feature to digitise our maps to help with drainage management.