Information in the right hands driving safety and productivity.

The National Agricultural Workforce Strategy says innovation and automation boost productivity & profitability, while not innovating imposes a risk versus international competition. The NFF even suggests that automation will improve the quality of life of farmers.

Overcome the risk of remote work.

Livestock or cropping, agriculture businesses need unbroken lines of communication despite operating over vast, often remote, distances. As one of the most dangerous professions, your team needs to be able to request safety assistance or rescue, or simple keep their base notified of work progress. Make sure your team can access the assistance they need.

Integrate farm management to communications.

Modern agriculture now has a wealth of IoT data being recorded. Get this data into the right hands to record the information you need to run the farm, respond to issues, or manage safety. Data could come from weather gauges deep in the field, livestock monitoring applications or any other sensor information in the growing AgTech space.

Role-based messaging to get the right help.

A large business, by headcount or distance, means people don’t know who's available when they need help. With role-based communication, a worker in the field can identify the right contact and request assistance or advice. This becomes especially important if you have temporary workers, such as in harvesting season, when they might not know the best escalation point to achieve a necessary outcome.

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Ikonix Messenger connects with API feeds or even simple switches, allowing you to bring in the growing pool of data on your farm, and conveying that to the people that can use it for decision-making. Ikonix Technology works with clients and their vendors to integrate unique solutions into the communications ecosystem. 

With Ikonix Connect, your large, dispersed or even seasonal workforce can find one another without knowing the individual they need. By searching contacts by role rather than specific person, your team can access the right person, such as a safety rep or medical specialist.

The smartphone in a worker's pocket is all they need to get advice from your specialists. Perhaps it's a wound on your livestock, identifying a weed or insect, or anything else. Simply take a photo or video and share securely within Ikonix Connect, and a single or group can give your team the help they require for day-to-day or critical situations.

The inherent regional and remote nature of agribusiness means signals need to cover vast distances, but frequently in spotty mobile phone coverage - if any.  As leaders in radio paging networks, the technology we've deployed across (and between) Australian hospitals can help manage the farm, and keep your teams and assets in communication range.