Precision Technology Institute

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The Precision Technology Institute Farm

400 acres of agronomy. One location.

The PTI Farm in Pontiac, IL is a place to test ideas, equipment, and agronomy principles to maximize the potential of farms all over the world. The 75+ test plots provide real-time data to farmers and engineers to help push the boundaries of agriculture.

Join us at the PTI Farm for a hands-on experience

Entrance of the Precision Technology Institute Farm located in Pontiac, Illinois


The PTI Farm is a place for farmers from around the world to experience hands-on agronomic trials, see the latest in equipment and technology, and learn from industry experts.

Farmers on the agronomy tour via tractor cart at the PTI Farm


You'll ride to see and learn about the latest research happening in the 50+ agronomic plots throughout the PTI Farm.

Farmers at the PTI Farm can drive new equipment and test the latest technology.


View the latest planting and equipment technology in action and see firsthand the results of what it can do on your farm.

Farmers dive deeper into agronomy teachings during a session taught by an agriculture industry expert.


Visitors will dive deeper into agronomy teachings with hands-on activities to explore core principles from the farm.


There are currently no events scheduled at the PTI Farm. Check out our event listing to see if there's one in your area!


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Get the trial results you want, the agronomy explanations you need, and insights that will help set you up for success.

  • Episode 1_Optimum Corn Planting Date
  • Episode 2_Optimum Soybean Planting Date
  • Episode 3_DownForce
  • Episode 4_High Speed  Soybean Planting
  • Episode 5_ Closing the Furrow
  • Episode 6_ Closing the Furrow_Part 2
  • Episode 7_Starter Fertilizer Placement
  • Episode 8_Residue Management
  • Episode 9_Corn Planting Depth
  • Episode 10_Keeton Seed Firmer Study


PTI Trailer

A 53’ mobile classroom traveling across the United States to share agronomy results from the PTI Farm.

Where is the PTI Trailer?

The PTI Trailer will be at the PTI Farm throughout the summer. Check back as we release the PTI Trailer road trip schedule for the fall and winter!

The Precision Planting mobile agronomy classroom is called the PTI Trailer.

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Industry Partners

We'd like to thank these companies for their partnership with the Precision Technology Institute.