40 years of revolutionizing the way we farm

Pessl Instruments Celebrates 40 Years of Innovation in Precision Agriculture

WEIZ, April 15, 2024 – It’s with immense joy and gratitude that we announce Pessl Instruments’ 40th anniversary since our humble beginnings in 1984. From a small seed of an idea, we’ve grown into a global family, with branches reaching far and wide across the globe.

From our beginnings in 1984, we have been unwavering in our belief in the transformative power of technology for the future of farming. Our solutions have consistently delivered tangible benefits, from resource savings to environmental conservation. Through continual innovation and a farmer-centralized approach, we aim to bridge the gap between technology and traditional farming practices,
remarks CEO and Founder, Mr. Gottfried Pessl.
Meet the team - Gottfried Pessl

Over the past four decades, Pessl Instruments has forged a legacy of excellence by delivering cutting-edge tools for informed decision-making in agriculture. Under the renowned METOS® brand, our comprehensive range of wireless, solar-powered monitoring systems, coupled with the innovative online platform FieldClimate, empowers farmers with invaluable insights spanning weather forecasting, water management, remote field monitoring, soil analysis, work-planning, and more.

It’s worth noting that our solutions extend beyond agriculture, finding utility across diverse industries such as golf & sports fields, research, hydrology, meteorology, smart city and flood warning systems,
added Mr. Pessl.

Pessl Instruments has been consistently innovating in the field of agricultural technology. In recent years, Pessl Instruments has spearheaded several groundbreaking innovations, significantly enhancing agricultural practices worldwide. The importance and influence of these innovations on agriculture today cannot be overstated. By harnessing the power of data-driven insights, Pessl Instruments is empowering farmers to make smarter decisions, increase operational efficiency, and mitigate risks associated with unpredictable environmental factors and pest infestations. As we celebrate our successful 40-year journey, we look forward to the innovative opportunities that the next four decades will unfold.

As Pessl Instruments marks four decades of excellence, we reflect on the pivotal role played by our network of partners and strategic relationships. We wouldn’t be as successful without the collaborative efforts and unwavering support of these valued connections. From industry leaders to emerging innovators, each collaboration has contributed to our growth and evolution. Together, we have navigated challenges, seized opportunities, and shaped the future of precision agriculture.

A particularly important step in our global network has been solidified with Lindsay Corporation’s recent acquisition of a minority interest in Pessl Instruments. This strategic move enhances our collaborative efforts, ensuring innovative solutions and expanded reach in agricultural technologies,

concluded Mr. Pessl.

40 Years of Precision: Celebrating Pessl Instruments’ Milestone

In honor of this significant milestone, Pessl Instruments will host a week-long series of celebratory events, bringing together stakeholders from across the globe, including esteemed partners, clients, and industry leaders such as John Deere, Adama, BASF, Bermad, meteoblue, Syngenta, BayWa, Microsoft, Lindsay and a great number of our respected network of distributors.

The celebration evening event, which is happening on 6th of June at Garten der Generationen (Weiz), is closed to the general public, but Pessl Instruments heartily welcomes representatives of local and international magazines, newspapers and television to join them at the press conference, which will be held there from 9:00 to 9:30. Please confirm your presence at [email protected].

As we mark this significant milestone, Pessl Instruments reaffirms its commitment to driving innovation and excellence in precision agriculture, paving the way for a sustainable future for generations to come. Join us as we celebrate 40 years of pioneering achievements and look ahead to a future filled with endless possibilities.

For more information please write to:

Katja Sevšek
PR & Marketing
[email protected]