Briefing Room

  • 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
  • Apr 15, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Agco launches online store

    Agco has announced agcostore.com, its new online store for genuine AGCO-branded toys, collectibles and workshop products....More
  • Apr 6, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Netafim names Teeter Irrigation as exclusive provider of precision irrigation system

    Netafim USA announced it is partnering with...More
  • Apr 6, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    EFC Systems purchases AgJunction Cloud Services Division

    EFC Systems, Inc. (“EFC Systems” or “the Company”), a provider of solutions for agri-business retailers and wholesalers, recently announced it has signed an agreement for the purchase of AgJunction’s Cloud Services division....More
  • Apr 2, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    John Deere expands two tractor lines, adds front loaders

    6M and 6R expansion John Deere has expanded its lineup of 6M and 6R Series Tractors for model year 2015 to offer producers a wider range of horsepower, frame sizes, transmissions, hydraulics and other options....More
  • Mar 26, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Superior launches new bin sidewall lamination

    Superior Manufacturing recently introduced a new sidewall lamination design for its commercial bins. The company says the patent-pending design is twice as strong as other traditional designs without increasing the gauge of steel or adding any hardware. ...More
  • Mar 23, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Topcon acquires Digi-Star

    Topcon Positioning Group has announced the acquisition of Digi-Star, a global leader in agricultural solutions involving weight sensors and control systems for feeding, planting, fertilizer, and harvest equipment manufacturers....More
  • Mar 19, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    New tech measures feed value of every bale

    Alfalfa hay buyers and sellers now have a way to know the relative feed value (RFV) of every bale. A new on-baler system calculates and records RFV as each bale is made, and can assign that value by attaching an RFID tag to the bale’s string....More

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