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SCAN – THE OPTIMUM NITROGEN RATE CALCULATOR

NET GAIN OF UP TO $20 PER ACRE

SCAN is a web platform that consists of an Optimum Nitrogen Rate Calculator for corn production. This easy-to-use precision farming tool  maximizes yields and profits, while being environmentally friendly.

Proven by a hundred grain farmers

SCAN has been proven by some 100 corn growers over the past four years. In average, the platform’s recommendations generated a net gain per acre ranging from $12 to $20.

Features of the SCAN platform
  • Real-time, easy-to-use web platform
  • Recommendations of unparalleled precision
Benefits of the SCAN platform
  • Maximized yields
  • Increased profitability
  • Reduced excess nitrogen
  • Improved environmental outcome

SCAN was developed in collaboration with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada plant nutrition scientists

Calculation in 5 easy steps

  1. Delimit your field
  2. Enter previous crop, soil texture, and likely yield
  3. Analyze and validate weather conditions
  4. Estimate anticipated grain price and nitrogen cost
  5. Get the recommended rate

Free trial period, for a limited time!

Take advantage of SCAN's free trial period, valid until February 28, 2018. This is a unique opportunity to become familiar with the platform. You can create your own management zones, and get simulated recommendations in anticipation of the 2018 season!

Media coverage and literature

Understanding Precision Agriculture Ontario Grain Farmer , October, 2017

AAFC Develops Nitrogen Rate Tool Better Farming, May, 2017

Translating research findings into practice Interview with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAC) plant nutrition scientist and agronomist Nicolas Tremblay CSA News Magazine , September, 2016

Contact us

Product registration

Nicos Keable-Vézina
+ 1 514 495-6500, extension 250 | nikos.keable-vezina@effigis.com

Technical Support

+ 1 514 495-6500, option 7
+ 1 888 495-6501, option 7 | support.scan@effigis.com

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