Angullong- NSW DPI Farms of the Future

The NSW DPIFarms of the Future program has installed a range of commercially available connectivity solutions and field sensor technology on three properties to test and demonstrate the benefits that can be delivered to farming via agtech and IoT.

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Angullong is run by James Crossing. The business consists of wine grape and cattle enterprises. The property is 2,000 hectares in size and is situated in hilly terrain near Blayney NSW.

Outcomes sought include:

  • in crop sensors such as soil probes and vine growth sensors
  • video surveillance
  • improved connectivity across the property,
  • weather and water monitoring
  • cattle weight

It was hoped that these may improve labour efficiency and improved management decisions.


Technology installed included:
  • Connectivity
  • Water monitoring
  • Soil probes
  • Rain gauges
  • Weather stations
  • Livestock tracking
  • Livestock weighing
  • Vineyard monitoring
  • Cameras
  • Irrigation control and monitoring
  • Dashboards and platforms
  • LoRaWan
  • 3g/4g CAT M1
  • WiFi
  • Bluetooth
  • Satellite
Providers include:
  • Goanna Ag
  • Pairtree
  • Farmbot
  • Porosity
  • Zetifi
  • Optiweigh
  • ICT International
  • Pivotel
  • mOOvement
For more information:

For more information: Contact NSW DPI

1800 808 095