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  • Mar 5, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    New Holland introduces new sprayer toolbar, PLM upgrades

    Guardian Injection Toolbar New Holland has announced the new Guardian Injection Toolbar addition to the Guardian self-propelled sprayer line. Designed to be mounted on Guardian front-boom sprayers, the Injection Toolbar fuels corn growth by applying liquid N just before maximum uptake to ensure ready availability during the critical growth period....More
  • Feb 23, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    New size of PneuTrac unveiled from Mitas

    Mitas‘ new 28 inch PneuTrac will be displayed during SIMA fair this year mounted on the front axle of the Case IH Maxxum tractor. The rear axle will be fitted with the 38" rim PneuTrac. Mitas developed 480/65 R28 PneuTrac as the third size of this revolutionary tire concept while PneuTrac 280/70 R18 and 600/65 R38 are undergoing intensive dynamic tests....More
  • Feb 9, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    5 things to consider when replacing tires this spring

    Your spring chore list may include replacing worn or damaged equipment tires before planting begins. James Crouch, farm segment market manager for Michelin Agricultural tires, offers the following five suggestions for making that tire purchase....More
  • Jan 22, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Merger of crop protection traceability standards

    AgGateway and the CRISTAL Product Traceability team of CropLife International have announced that they are merging their bar code guidelines, also known as traceability standards, a move that will allow crop protection companies with global operations to enhance data exchange in managing product traceability, inventory control, regulatory compliance and quality control....More
  • Jan 12, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    New wheel loaders from John Deere

    John Deere has introduced the 244K and 324K Compact Wheel Loaders. Both machines have features to increase productivity, visibility, versatility, and lower daily operating costs for the landscape, ag material handing, and construction industries. ...More
  • Jan 8, 2015
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Raven introduces over-the-air software updates via Slingshot Link

    Raven Industries today announced the release of Slingshot Link, a set of new support tools that will simplify the management of field-deployed precision ag hardware.  Slingshot Link will give customers and dealers the ability to send Raven Operating Software (ROS) upgrades and updates wirelessly to compatible Viper 4 field computers through a Slingshot Field Hub. ...More
  • Dec 18, 2014
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    AGCO updates AgCommand

    AGCO announced that it has updated its AgCommand telemetry system, available through its Fuse Technologies management system. Key enhancements allow users to:...More
  • Dec 15, 2014
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    FAA allows Trimble to commercially operate its new UAS  

    Trimble has announced today that the FAA has granted an exemption that will allow them to conduct commercial operation of its Trimble UX5 Aerial Imaging Solution in the U.S....More
  • Dec 11, 2014
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Sudden Death Syndrome seed treatment from Bayer approved

    EPA has approved Bayer CropScience’ application for registration of its seed treatment for Soybean Sudden Death Syndrome (SDS), called ILeVO. The company says it’s the only seed treatment available to protect root systems against infections that are caused by the SDS fungus. It also has activity against nematodes in the seed zone. ILeVO is available for the 2015 growing season....More
  • Nov 20, 2014
    press release
    Farm Industry News

    Michelin opens airless radial tire plant

    Michelin today announced the opening of its newest plant in North America, which will produce the innovative Michelin X Tweel Airless Radial Tire for commercial applications. Michelin says this is the world’s first such plant....More

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