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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Ceres Solutions LLP ) File No. EB-09-CG-0023

   Licensee of Radio Station WQHE346 )

   Veedersburg, Indiana ) NOV No. V20093232005


   Attention: Jason Stonecipher  )


                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

                                                     Released: March 24, 2009

   By the District Director, Chicago Office, Northeast Region, Enforcement

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules to Ceres Solutions LLP ("Ceres"),
       licensee of land mobile radio station WQHE346.

    2. On March 11, 2009, in response to a complaint, an agent of the
       Commission's Chicago Office located the source of a continuous data
       transmission on 464.600 MHz at Martin Farms, 2408 Tudor Road, Clayton,
       Indiana. The data transmission was found to be part of a GPS system
       owned by Ceres Solutions LLP and authorized for temporary statewide
       use under radio station license WQHE346. The system consists of an RTK
       base station owned and operated by Ceres and customer-owned
       differential GPS systems mounted in several Martin Farms tractors. The
       equipment was installed by Ceres in September, 2008. The Chicago
       Office found that Ceres was in violation of the following:

   47 C.F.R. S: 90.403(e): "Licensees shall take reasonable precautions to
   avoid causing harmful interference. This includes monitoring the
   transmitting frequency for communications in progress and such other
   measures as may be necessary to minimize the potential for causing
   interference." Monitoring revealed that the continuous GPS data
   transmitted was audible and interfering with co-channel voice
   communications 20-30 miles from Martin Farms.

    3. Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Ceres Solutions
       LLP, must submit a written statement concerning this matter within
       twenty (20) days of release of this Notice. The response must fully
       explain each violation, must contain a statement of the specific
       action(s) taken to correct each violation and preclude recurrence, and
       should include a time line for completion of pending corrective
       action(s). The response must be complete in itself and signed by a
       principal or officer of the licensee. All replies and documentation
       sent in response to this Notice should be marked with the File No. and
       NOV No. specified above, and mailed to the following address:

   Federal Communications Commission

   Chicago Office

   1550 North Northwest Hwy, Suite 306

   Park Ridge, IL 60068

    4. This Notice shall be sent to Ceres Solutions LLP at its address of

    5. The Privacy Act of 1974 requires that we advise you that the
       Commission will use all relevant material information before it,
       including any information disclosed in your reply, to determine what,
       if any, enforcement action is required to ensure compliance. Any false
       statement made knowingly and willfully in reply to this Notice is
       punishable by fine or imprisonment under Title 18 of the U.S. Code.


   James M. Roop

   District Director

   Chicago District Office

   Northeast Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89.

   47 C.F.R. S: 90.137(b): "When any unit or units of a base station or fixed
   station which are authorized for operation at temporary locations actually
   remain or are intended to remain at the same location for more than 1
   year, an application for a separate authorization specifying the fixed
   location shall be made as soon as possible, but not later than 30 days
   after the expiration of the 1-year period." The 1 year period for the base
   station on Martin Farms will expire in September, 2009.

   47 U.S.C. S: 308(b).

   P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C. S: 552a(e)(3).

   18 U.S.C. S: 1001 et seq.

                       Federal Communications Commission


                       Federal Communications Commission