Eliminating uncertainty during harvest
Testing the grain at the farm site can quickly obtain the protein, fat and moisture results of the harvested product, meeting the needs of the receiving station.
Smarter reception with portable measurements
Infratec Sofia is rugged and easy to carry, wherever it is used, making it an ideal solution for modern, low-cost receiving sites.
Infratec Sofia is a rugged, easy-to-use and accurate analyzer. It is based on the near-infrared (NIR) spectroscopy technology with which FOSS has extensive experience. Infratec Sofia is specially designed to be used in harsh environments.
The measurement operation is very simple, and the result can be obtained in about 3 minutes. The analyzer can operate at 240 volts, 12 volts, or 110 volts, which means you can plug it into a cigarette lighter jack in a car / truck. No crushing or sample preparation is required. The results are displayed on the built-in computer and an optional printer can be connected externally.
Infratec Sofia can be easily used in any environment. What can be measured?
| Currently available |
| wheat || Protein and moisture |
| barley || Protein and moisture |
| Canola || Fat and moisture |
| Triticale || Moisture |
| oat || Moisture |
| rye || Moisture |
| Durum wheat || Protein and moisture |
| 2012 Available at the end of the year |
| corn || Protein and moisture |
| Soy || Protein, moisture and fat |
| broad bean || Moisture |
| Lupin || Moisture |
| Purple peas || Moisture |
Enjoy the value of routine analysis
Another shipment arrives-but what is valuable and how should we store it?
With a smart on-site grain analyzer, you can make the right payments based on the quality of your delivery and the right processing has increased the overall value of your grain. Studies show that intelligent blending of grains according to market demand can earn an additional $ 50,000 in a season.
Get the best price for your harvest
After measuring your grain with Infratec SOFIA, you can immediately take actions such as separation and mixing. This will provide the right product to the grain distributor, flour mill or malt mill and get the best price.
Pre-ordered and easy to upgrade
Infratec Sofia contains pre-targeted moisture and protein models for wheat, barley and vegetables. When a new application model is available, it can be easily downloaded from the Internet and transferred to the instrument with one click.
A reliable partner for grain analysis
The Infratec ™ Sofia and Infratec ™ 1241 Grain Analyzers offer consistent performance with a range of official approvals for trading purposes. Infratec is an officially approved system used by bulk grain distributors around the world for transaction payments.
No matter where you are-in a harvester, a tractor, or in your car, Infratec ™ Sofia is ready for immediate use. The instrument is based on near-infrared spectroscopy (NIR) technology, an area where FOSS has extensive experience and knowledge. Applying know-how, Infratec Sofia's special design allows it to be flexibly moved and used in harsh conditions.