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Table 3 Average savings through GPS guidance systems

From: Energy savings by adopting precision agriculture in rural USA

Operations Time saved (hours) Time saved (%) Fuel saved (gallons) Fuel saved (%)
Tillage 18.8 6.25 188 6.44
Planting 22.7 6.47 114 6.82
Spraying 17.5 7.11 86.6 8.00
Harvesting 6.00 4.33 46.7 4.00
Average total 65.0 6.04 435 6.32