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  • May 26, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Kubota expands production capacity in U.S.

    Kubota Tractor Corporation (KTC) and Kubota Manufacturing of America Corporation (KMA) today officially announced plans to increase production capacity for Kubota equipment in the U.S. by building a new manufacturing plant and expanding its existing operations in Gainesville, Ga....More
  • May 25, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Apple Watch app helps growers throughout crop season

    Agworld announced that it is developing an app for the Apple Watch in response to the growing demand for a new breed of field-ready, connected apps....More
  • May 21, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Remlinger purchases Sukup implement line

    Sukup Manufacturing Co. of Sheffield, Iowa announced that it has sold their implement line to Remlinger Manufacturing Co., Inc., of Kalida, Ohio. The Sukup implement line includes grain drills, row crop cultivators, shredders, rotary cutters, food plot planters, seeders, grain carts and rippers....More
  • May 14, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Agco rolls out new offer

    Agco announced it is offering a financing solution on qualifying parts and service transactions, designed to make equipment investments easier. Now through August 31, 2015, Agco Plus+ account holders can take advantage of the no-interest, no-payments offer on any Agco parts and service purchase over $1,000 when purchasing on an Agco Plus+ account with approved line of credit....More
  • May 6, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    PrecisionHawk to work with FAA on UAV extended line-of-sight safety

    PrecisionHawk has entered into a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement with the Federal Aviation Administration to advance the research around unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) across rural areas....More
  • May 4, 2015
    press release

    Trimble enhances Irrigate-IQ

    Trimble has announced that it has launched a new fully scalable version of its Irrigate-IQ precision irrigation solution that also works with a wider range of irrigation equipment. Growers can now affordably purchase a basic system to remotely monitor and control their pivots....More
  • Apr 27, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Tips for planning on-farm grain storage

    When planning an on-farm grain storage system, one of the most important steps is taking into account future expansion needs, according to Gary Woodruff, conditioning applications manager for GSI.             Woodruff recommends:...More
  • Apr 24, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Trimble acquires food traceability company

    Trimble recently announced that it has acquired the assets of HarvestMark, a provider of food traceability and quality inspection solutions, from YottaMark, Inc. of Redwood City, Calif. HarvestMark delivers insights throughout the fresh food supply chain from farm to fork....More
  • Apr 22, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Granular to offer Zillow-like service for farmland through acquisition

    Granular, a leading agriculture software and analytics company, has announced that it has acquired AcreValue, a farmland real estate evaluation business. The acquisition of AcreValue enhances Granular’s service offerings to the farmland market and gives farmers and potential investors valuable information into land values across the country....More
  • Apr 20, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    5 tips for reducing soil compaction this growing season

    Farming equipment, including tractors, sprayers and combines, has grown larger and heavier in recent years, allowing farmers to cover more acres per day but also making soil compaction a much greater challenge.  As the 2015 growing season gets under way, experts say one of the most effective ways to improve yield is to minimize soil compaction by using tires...More

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