Briefing Room

  • Aug 1, 2016
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    Trimble establishes new agriculture business solutions group

    Note: Briefing Room is where Farm Industry News posts un-edited company press releases to help keep you informed....More
  • Jul 26, 2016
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    John Deere and Frontier Equipment introduce TipsNotebook.com

    OLATHE, KANSAS (July 25, 2016) – Customers who have their own “how-do-I-do-that” kind of questions now have a convenient, trustworthy, one-stop resource for the answers. John Deere and Frontier Equipment have launched a new website, TipsNotebook.com, offering more than 45 helpful articles and videos on how to tackle many of those property jobs and projects....More
  • Jul 24, 2016
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    CNH Industrial extends Miller Nitro line high-capacity sprayer product distribution to Case IH Application Equipment dealers

    CNH Industrial announces an additional distribution channel for its Miller branded high-clearance sprayers in the United States through its Case IH Application Equipment distributors. This strategic development builds upon CNH Industrial’s acquisition of precision spraying equipment manufacturer Miller and responds to commercial market growth for self-propelled sprayers....More
  • Jun 30, 2016
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    DuPont Veteran, Jim Borel, Joins the Board of Directors at Farmers Edge

    Farmers Edge™, a global leader in precision agriculture and independent data management solutions, announced today that Jim Borel, a recently retired Executive Vice President of DuPont, has joined its Board of Directors. Widely considered one of the most influential and experienced figures in global agriculture, Borel joins existing board members Steve Mills of Archer Daniels Midland Company and Dayna Spiring, former chief strategy officer of the Canadian Wheat Board, during a period of rapid growth for the company....More
  • Apr 19, 2016
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    Polaris Industries voluntarily recalls certain RZR 900 and 1000 off-road vehicles

    Polaris Industries (NYSE: PII) jointly announced with the  U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, today, that the company is voluntarily recalling certain RZR 900 and 1000 off-road vehicles manufactured since model year 2013 due to reports of thermal-related incidents, including fires. Detailed information about the recall is available at polaris.com/rzr-recall. Polaris conducted a thorough investigation to pinpoint the root causes and put forward a comprehensive solution to address them....More
  • Mar 24, 2016
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    Krone announces relocation of North America headquartes to Indiana

    Krone, a global manufacturer focused on innovative hay-and-forage farming equipment, announced today it will relocate its North American corporate headquarters from Memphis, Tennessee, to Shelbyville, Indiana. The move is part of a comprehensive strategic plan by Krone to grow its business in North America....More
  • Mar 9, 2016
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    Morning Farm Report adds nutrient forecasting, spray smart technology

    Agrible, Inc. has announced new features and significant enhancements to Morning Farm Report, their suite of predictive analytics tools for growers and agricultural companies. Tools like Advanced Nutrient Engine, Spray Smart, Drone Plan, and Field Story have been added to the yield estimates, fieldwork recommendations, and weather forecasts already provided by Morning Farm Report....More
  • Mar 1, 2016
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    Monsanto, American Red Cross announce safety partnership

    Monsanto Company and the American Red Cross announced today a three-year partnership that adds rural safety content to the American Red Cross First Aid App. The collaboration will help ensure that individuals and families in both rural and urban communities have access to life-saving information and other safety resources....More
  • Feb 23, 2016
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    Ballista LFC corn insecticide receives EPA registration

    GREENSBORO, N.C., USA, Feb. 23, 2016 – Growers looking for broad-spectrum control of soil-dwelling corn insect pests, including corn rootworm, grubs, maggots and wireworms, will have access to Ballista LFC insecticide from Syngenta now that it has received registration from the EPA....More
  • Feb 22, 2016
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    Raven and AgEagle partner on UAS solutions for agriculture

    SIOUX FALLS, S.D., (February 22, 2016) — Raven Industries announced that its Applied Technology division has been named the worldwide exclusive distribution partner for AgEagle Aerial Systems, a leading provider of Unmanned Aerial Systems used in precision agriculture. This partnership will allow Raven to expand into the UAS market by enhancing its product offering to provide actionable data that customers can use to make important input and variable rate decisions....More

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