Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA) has reached an agreement with GEODIS, a leading European company in the fields of geodesy, photogrammetry and remote sensing, for the company to be a distributor of Topcon agricultural products.
GEODIS will distribute Topcon agricultural products in the Eastern European countries of Czech Republic, Slovakia, Austria, Hungary and Romania. The announcement was made at the recent TechAgro Show in Brno, Czech Republic.
Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA) announces the signing of an agreement to become a distributor of NORAC Spray Height Control Systems in the Australian and New Zealand markets.
Included in the agreement will be NORAC’s standalone UC4+™ CANbus and UC5™ Spray Height Control Systems. The UC5 is a new generation in height control and it is the first independent height control system to receive ISOBUS certification.
Kris McCracken has been named the Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA) territory manager for South Australia. The announcement was made by Craig Moynihan, Australia sales manager.
McCracken has more than 24 years agricultural experience as a family farmer and in sales and marketing with farm equipment dealers. He also has experience in the area of grain marketing.
Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA) has named Darren Gooda of St. Andrews, Manitoba, regional sales manager for Canada. He will report to Marty Cook, North American sales manager.
With a strong background in sales management, product testing and development, Gooda was most recently regional sales manager for Westgroupe, a Canadian manufacturer and distributor for prescription eyewear.
Javier Hernandez has been promoted to Western Region sales manager for Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA). The announcement was made by Marty Cook, TPA national sales manager.
For the past five years, Hernandez has been a product specialist and regional technical manager for TPA, supporting precision agriculture products including Topcon’s ProSteer, variable rate and seeder control technologies.
Ray Vallejo has been named vice president of planning for Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA). The announcement was made by Albert Zahalka, TPA president.
Vallejo has extensive experience with precision agriculture technology, developing and leading all areas of operations and manufacturing to meet growth and financial objectives.
Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA) has awarded a System 150 to David Bunting who farms corn and soybeans in the Dwight, Illinois area. Bunting registered for the system at a recent agricultural show.
The System 150 was presented by TPA and Altorfer Ag Products, the TPA dealer covering Illinois. Bunting is an Altorfer customer.
Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA) announces the appointment of PFG Australia Pty Limited (PFG) as a distributor of TPA precision farming products in Australia and New Zealand.
PFG is a leading supplier of tractors and farm machinery to the Australian and New Zealand agricultural markets. PFG offers a wide range of products, sourced from leading suppliers around the world and distributed throughout Australia and New Zealand by an extensive, independent dealer network.
Michael Bourke of Adelaide, Australia, has been promoted to Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA) sales director for North and South America, the Asia-Pacific region and South Africa. In his new position, Bourke will report to Albert Zahalka, TPA president.
Leandro Crummenauer of Brazil has been named the technical manager for Topcon Precision Agriculture (TPA) in South America. The announcement was made by Michael Bourke, TPA director of sales for the Americas, Asia-Pacific region and South Africa.