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  • Jul 27, 2015
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    Farm Industry News

    Agco, Trimble partner on data platforms

    Agco and Trimble announced that they are partnering to deliver wireless connectivity between Agco’s VarioDoc and AgCommand systems and the Trimble Connected Farm solution. The functionality is expected to be available to customers in North America in September and in Europe, Africa and the Middle East in the fourth quarter of 2015....More
  • Jul 13, 2015
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    Farm Industry News

    Manitou announces new parts brand for Gehl, Mustang equipment

    XPRT Genuine parts is an exclusive genuine maintenance and replacement parts brand for Gehl and Mustang equipment dealers XPRT Genuine parts can only be purchased from authorized Gehl and Mustang equipment dealers Manitou Americas has introduced XPRT Genuine Parts, the new exclusive brand for genuine maintenance and replacement parts for Gehl and...More
  • Jul 13, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Dow AgroSciences announces name of new corn herbicide

    Dow AgroSciences has announced today that its new corn herbicide, previously referred to as GF-3471, will be named Resicore herbicide. Registration for this herbicide is expected in 2016. Resicore will help growers control herbicide-resistant weeds through three nonglyphosate and nonatrazine modes of action. The active ingredients included in this novel formulation are acetochlor, mesotrione and clopyralid. Resicore is expected to offer flexible application timing from preplant to early postemergence....More
  • Jun 29, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    New 5 Series air carts from Case IH

    Case IH recently introduced its new Precision Air 5 series air carts, developed to get the most from every plant’s potential through highly accurate seed and fertilizer placement. As the newest member of the Case IH Precision Air seeding equipment line, the next-generation air carts boost capacity and use AccuSection section control technology to help producers do more work in less time....More
  • Jun 24, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Managing nitrogen after heavy rains

    Source: DuPont Pioneer Corn fields in the Upper Midwest that received excessive rain in June may be susceptible to nitrogen (N) loss. Growers managing those fields might want to consider applying additional N to fields that have experienced ponding to avoid potential yield losses. ...More
  • Jun 15, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    AgriCharts launches marketplace for farmers, grain buyers

    AgriCharts, a division of Barchart.com, Inc. and a provider of information and technology solutions for agribusinesses, today announced the launch of Grains.com, an online marketplace for farmers and grain buyers. Grains.com gives farmers the ability to connect to grain elevators in North America and view their local grain bids....More
  • Jun 11, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Topcon acquires boom technology company

    Topcon Positioning Group has announced the acquisition of Norac Syste...More
  • Jun 8, 2015
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    Farm Industry News

    Yamaha introduces the 2016 Grizzly EPS 4x4 ATV


    Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, announces the new 2016 Grizzly EPS 4x4 ATV with improved handling, comfort and performance purpose-built for exploring, hunting and recreational riding. The 2016 Yamaha Grizzly is assembled in the USA at Yamaha’s factory in Newnan, Georgia....More
  • Jun 1, 2015
    press release

    New trailers from Thunder Creek for DEF delivery and field service

    Thunder Creek Equipment announced that it has introduced new FST Series Trailers available in 500-, 750- and 990-gallon diesel capacities with a host of field installable options like a 100-gallon DEF delivery system and rear utility box....More
  • 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

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