Your questions answered

We get it, you want to make sure you are making a smart decision.
That’s why we are here to help you out.

These are the most common questions we get from farm owners and managers:

Connectivity, Software and Data

You sure can!
Our sensors use satellite or 4G/5G/LTE and are guaranteed to work anywhere in Australia, 24/7/365, no matter where you are.
Yes, Farmbot is able to integrate with a range of platforms to find out which platforms we currently integrate with contact your sales rep or alternatively contact Farmbot customer service 02 9901 4798 or info@farmbot.com.au

Pricing and Purchasing

On average, every installed unit can save your business $2466 annually. Considering the fuel, labour and vehicle maintenance costs involved in doing water runs, you could save thousands of dollars per year. Check out our cost-savings calculator to see how much you can save by using our monitors on your farm.
You can contact us directly for purchasing a monitor. Alternatively you can use our partners and resellers directory here.
No just the upfront cost of the hardware and the annual subscription fee. The annual subscription fee covers all real-time alerts sent via SMS or email all year round. Ensuring that you receive real-time updates on pending problems or faults.You can see what the subscription fee covers here.
Refers to the subscription fee, not inclusive of hardware. The Satellite subscription costs equate to $1.20 per day and the Cellular subscription costs equates to $1 per day. This subscription fee enables users to receive various alerts throughout the day.

Installation

Super easy!
No technician or integrators needed. Anyone can install a Farmbot monitor within 15 minutes. All you need is a drill and Farmbot supplies all of the other equipment. Take a look here at Nick installing a Farmbot Monitor

General

Yes, we are 100% Australian owned and all our monitors are made in Australia!
Farmbot is made for farmers, by Australian farmers. We understand the importance of getting good support and having someone that backs you up. We aim to provide farmers with the KNOWLEDGE they need to better plan their day, to save on costs and have the peace of mind they rarely get to have. Click here if you want to learn more about the team behind Farmbot.
We can monitor any water source.
We have tailored monitors for the a variant of water sources like tanks, bores, dams, turkeys nest and channels. You can read more about it here or contact us and we will happily provide you with more information.
Yes!
We specialise in everything water-related; our monitors can track everything from level monitoring to flow and anything in between (including staff safety and rainfall ). For more information check out our different range of sensors and attachments.
Yes, you can, however, if you wish to move the monitor, contact the customer service team to update the GPS specs, to enable the monitor to work accurately. You can contact Customer service on 02 9901 4798 or info@farmbot.com.au
The Farmbot Water Level Monitor's are extremely accurate. If set up correctly it is accurate within 1%.
No, we don’t as we have a tailored website dashboard which is able to load in remote areas. If you wish to add this page to your devices home screen you are able to do so.
No, you are unable to purchase the Farmbot Rain Gauge without a Farmbot monitor. The Rain Gauge connects to the monitor which enables the data to be sent to your dashboard.

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