Of the 12+ billion bushels of on-farm storage in the US, less than 10% is equipped with any type of monitoring. That leaves a lot of hard work and investment at risk for shrink, spoilage, and lower market value.
At OPI we strive to provide growers with the best grain management technology and support to deliver peace of mind, while protecting and optimizing your grain assets from harvest to market. Our OPI-BLUE wireless system provides remote connectivity with the convenience to monitor and access your storage health, anywhere, anytime.
Our Fan Control technology will enable you to turn fans ON/OFF, and we’re releasing automation, whereby your conditioning systems will run automatically to hit specific to quality targets.
There are multiple benefits to using the OPI Blue system – peace of mind, return on investment, and time savings.
Growers tell us they love their systems because, it helps them:
- Eliminate shrink and maintain optimum grain quality and moisture content
- Prevent spoilage
- Capture opportunities for increased carry and market value by storing grain longer with confidence
- Reduce costs such as energy, fumigation and labor savings as fan runtimes can be reduced by 80%
- Develop a best practice and be part of modern agriculture, with integration to share data across platforms
OPI Blue Advanced Monitoring
- User-friendly interface with intuitive navigation and animated playback
- Sensor readings are available on hourly and daily basis, data is stored securely
- Responsive design for clear readings on any device, mobile or desktop
With OPI-BLUE Fan Control, fans only run when the conditions are right to maintain your grain at the highest quality. With commodity prices at their current levels, it is more important than ever to capture and maintain as much value as economically possible.
With remote grain monitoring and fan control technology, growers aren’t left behind, grain management becomes more efficient and productive, and there’s no need to drive to bins or even be onsite as the system provides hourly grain temperature and moisture readings, grain inventory levels, weather station integration and Equilibrium Moisture Content (EMC), and the ability to view bins and multiple sites in a simple user interface, and all data is stored securely and backed up online.
The OPI-BLUE system provides access to your critical grain storage information wherever you work, live, or play and can be incorporated into your current OPI grain management system using existing cabling or purchased as a new system.
OPI is proud of the contribution we’ve made to the agricultural industry in our 30 year history. Our ongoing commitment to advancing grain storage management has yielded numerous innovations to help farmers and agribusiness protect and optimize the value of their stored grain assets. We are the recognized world leading supplier of grain storage management solutions. In 2014 OPI launched OPI Blue – putting 30 years of grain monitoring expertise in the palm of your hand.