AFS ROI CALCULATOR

Higher yields. Lower costs. Less labor. What are you waiting for?

Use this calculator to estimate the return on investment that you will achieve using Case IH Advance Farming Systems (AFS) solutions. Input the specifics of your operation into the steps of the process and the calculator will provide your estimated savings. You’ll be amazed at the difference AFS from Case IH will make.

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Our AFS solutions offer industry-leading, sub-inch (2.4 c.m.) repeatable accuracy. Case IH offers:

  • Displays
  • Guidance and Steering Systems
  • Section and Rate Control
  • Harvest Solutions
  • Receivers
  • Telematics
  • Software

Select an activity

ROI is calculated based on the field activity performed. Please select a field activity from the list below. You can choose from any of these activities, but you can only calculate the ROI for one activity at a time. After completing the ROI calculation for your first activity, you can clear your results and return to the first step of the calculator to repeat the process for another field activity.


Tillage Tillage
Tillage Row-crop Planting/Fertilizing
Seeding/Fertilizing Seeding/Fertilizing
Tillage Spraying
NH3 NH3

Enter the values for the operational factors in this list based on your own operation. Please enter a value for each field.


Implement Width ft
Operational Speed mph
Farm Fuel Cost $/gal
Tractor Fuel Usage gal/hr
Lease rate $/hp/hr
Tractor Horsepower hp
Labor Cost $/hr
Total Number of Acres acres

Please fill in or correct the highlighted fields.

Enter the values for the operational factors in this list based on your own operation. Please enter a value for each field. If you are fertilizing at the same time, please select the button.


Implement Width ft
Fertilizing at the same time
Fertilizer Cost $/acre

Please fill in or correct the highlighted fields.

Enter the values for the operational factors in this list based on your own operation. Please enter a value for each field.


Implement Width ft
Operational Speed mph
Farm Fuel Cost $/gal
Tractor Fuel Usage gal/hr
Lease rate $/hp/hr
Tractor Horsepower hp
Labor Cost $/hr
Total Number of Acres acres
Fertilizing at the same time
Fertilizer Cost $/acre

Please fill in or correct the highlighted fields.

Enter the values for the operational factors in this list based on your own operation. Please enter a value for each field.


Implement Width ft
Number of Applications/Field
Average Chemical Cost/acre per application $/acre/appl

Please fill in or correct the highlighted fields.

Enter the values for the operational factors in this list based on your own operation. Please enter a value for each field.


Implement Width ft
Cost of NH3 $/acre

Please fill in or correct the highlighted fields.

Select crop type(s)

Another factor in calculating ROI from an AFS solution is the type of crop that you farm. Please select a crop type(s) from the list below and complete the operational values requested based on your farm operation. Please enter a value for each field.


Corn Corn
Cost of Seed / Bag $/bag
Seed Population seeds/acre
Beans Beans
Cost of Seed / Bag $/bag
Seed Population seeds/acre
Cereal Grains Cereal Grains (Wheat, Barley, Canola)
Seed Cost $/acre

Select field shape

For the crops indicated, please select the field shape that best represents your operation. The field types can be different based on crop selected.


  • All Crops
  • Corn
  • Beans
RectangleStraightRows Rectangle with Straight Rows
RectangleAngled Rows Rectangle with Angled Rows
Parallelogram Parallelogram / Trapezium
AngledWater Way Angled with Water Way
Pivot Pivot
Odd Shaped / Contours Odd Shaped / Contours

Please complete the operational values requested based on your farm operation. Please enter a value for each field.


Total Number of Acres acres
Average Yield bu/ac.
% Yield Loss on Acreage Typically Double Planted %
Market Price / bu. $/bu.

Please fill in or correct the highlighted fields.

Results

Please find below the anticipated Overlap Return on Investment that you could expect to achieve based on the inputs that you provided.*

Result
Values

* These are only estimates and are not meant to be true and exact savings.

These calculations (excluding those for Tillage and Seeding/Fertilizing) rely on some of the formulas found in the "KSU-GPSguidance.xls" machinery decision tool created by Terry Kastens, Kevin Dhuyvetter, and Dietrich Kastens, of Kansas State University, and available on AgManager.info

AFS RESOURCES

Case IH offers a comprehensive set of AFS solutions to meet every operational requirement. We also offer resources and support to help you optimize performance in your field.

Certified Dealer AFS Certified Dealer

An AFS Certified Dealer with an AFS Specialist is just one way Case IH offers you more capability to optimize your farm from people you trust.

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Support Center AFS Support Center

The AFS Support Center provides 24/7/365 access to service and support for all of your AFS products. Call 1-855-4AFS-HELP (1-855-423-7435).

Support for AFS Solutions doesn't stop there.

Learn More about the complete line of AFS solutions from Case IH. Get practical training from your AFS Certified Dealer through our exclusive AFS Academy.

Would you like to see the savings for different activity?

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