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M2M/IoT Applications in the Agricultural Industry Report 2017: How the Market will Evolve in 2018 and Beyond - Research and Markets
[December 05, 2017]

M2M/IoT Applications in the Agricultural Industry Report 2017: How the Market will Evolve in 2018 and Beyond - Research and Markets

The "M2M/IoT Applications in the Agricultural Industry" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering.

How will the market for agricultural M2M and IoT applications evolve in 2018 and beyond?

This report covers the latest trends and developments in the emerging smart farming market. The researcher forecasts that the number of installed wireless devices for applications in agricultural production is forecasted to grow at a CAGR of 10.0 percent from 17.0 million connections at the end of 2016 to 27.4 million connected devices by 2021.

Cellular connections amounted to 0.8 million at the end of 2016 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 30.2 percent to reach 3.1 million in 2021. Get up to date with the latest information about vendors, products and markets.

Highlights from this report:

  • Insights from 30 executive interviews with market leading companies.
  • Comprehensive overview of the agricultural technology value chain and key applications.
  • In-depth analysis of market trends and key developments in crop and livestock production.
  • Profiles of 53 agricultural technology providers.
  • Detailed reviews of the latest precision agriculture initiatives launched by industry players.
  • Summary of OEM propositions from manufacturers of agricultural equipment.
  • Forecasts by market segment, region and wireless technology lasting until 2021.

This report answers the following questions:

  • What are the main applications for wireless IoT in agricultural production systems?
  • Which are the leading providers of precision farming technologies and in-field sensor systems?
  • What offerings are available from technology and service providers?
  • How are the OEMs and agricultural input producers involved in the ecosystem?
  • What are the main drivers and barriers for technology adoption in agricultural production?
  • What are the precision livestock farming strategies of animal monitoring specialists and dairy equipment manufacturers?
  • Which are the main application areas for cellular and LPWA connectivity?
  • How will the market evolve in Europe, North America, Latin America, Asia-Pacific and MEA?

M2M/IoT Applications in the Agricultural Industry is the foremost source of information about this market. Whether you are a telematics vendor, agtech startup, vehicle manufacturer, telecom operator, investor, consultant, or government agency, you will gain valuable insights from this in-depth research.

Key Topics Covered:

Executive summary

1 The agricultural sector

1.1 Agricultural production

  • Agricultural land use
  • Irrigated area and irrigation methods
  • Employment in agriculture
  • Forestry

The food and agribusiness value chain

1.2 Agricultural commodities

1.3 Demand for agricultural commodities

  • Population growth and economic development
  • Consumption of agricultural products

1.4 Agricultural operations

  • Farm income and capital expenditures
  • Mixed crop-livestock farming
  • Crop farming
  • Livestock farming

1.5 Agricultural equipment

2 Smart farming technologies and solutions

2.1 Smart farming infrastructure

  • Farm equipment segment
  • Field segment
  • Livestock segment
  • GNSS segment
  • Network segment
  • Backoffice segment

2.2 Machinery management

  • Vehicle diagnostics and maintenance planning

2.3 Precision agriculture

  • Guidance and automated steering
  • Yield monitoring and mapping
  • Precision seeding
  • Precision fertilising
  • Precision spraying

2.4 Remote sensing

  • Satellite and drone imagery

2.5 Remote monitoring and control

  • Weather monitoring
  • Pest monitoring and control
  • Irrigation management

2.6 Precision livestock farming

  • Pig management
  • Poultry management
  • Beef cattle management
  • Dairy herd management.

2.7 Data management and predictive analytics

2.8 Business models and strategies

3 Market forecasts and trends

3.1 Market analysis

  • Installed base and unit shipments
  • Regional markets
  • Wireless technologies
  • Precision agriculture
  • Dairy herd management.

3.2 Market drivers and barriers

  • Macroeconomic environment
  • Regulatory environment
  • Competitive environment
  • Technology environment

3.3 Value chain analysis

  • Precision farming industry players
  • Farm equipment players
  • Input industry players
  • Dairy equipment industry players
  • Telecom industry players

3.4 Market trends

  • The emerging digital ecosystem requires a shift towards collaboration
  • Larger herds drive the adoption of precision livestock farming technologies
  • IoT start-ups are attractive to investors
  • Dealerships remain as gateways to customers
  • Freemium strategies will intensify competition between software vendors

4 OEM products and strategies

4.1 AGCO

4.2 CLAAS Group

4.3 CNH Industrial

4.4 Deere & Company

4.5 Krone

4.6 Kubota

4.7 Mahindra & Mahindra

4.8 SDF

5 Aftermarket solution providers

5.1 Precision farming

  • Ag Leader Technology
  • Agjunction
  • DICKEY-john
  • The Climate Corporation (Monsanto)
  • Farmers Edge
  • Hexagon Agriculture
  • Raven Industries
  • Topcon Positioning Systems
  • Trimble (News - Alert)
  • Yara

5.2 Remote monitoring and control

  • Arable Labs
  • Aquaspy
  • Campbell Scientific
  • CropX
  • Davis Instruments
  • Hortau
  • Jain Irrigation Systems
  • Libelium
  • Lindsay Corporation
  • Netafim
  • Net Irrigate
  • Pessl Instruments
  • Semios
  • Spensa Technologies
  • Valmont (News - Alert) Industries

5.3 Dairy herd management

  • Afimilk
  • DeLaval
  • Farmnote
  • Fullwood
  • GEA Group
  • Smartbow
  • Lely
  • Moocall
  • Nedap
  • SCR (The Allflex Group)

5.4 Data management

  • 365FarmNet
  • Agrian
  • Conservis
  • DKE-Data
  • DowDuPont Agriculture
  • Farmers Business Network
  • FarmLogs
  • Farmobile
  • Isagri
  • SST Software

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