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  • Sep 18, 2015

    INDUSTRY INSIDER: Russ Green, Agco director of product and brand strategy

    I remember the first time I met Russ Green, director of product and brand strategy for Agco. It was in the late 90’s,  right around the time of the famous merger of the then-rivals Case IH and New Holland, and Green was serving as the senior director of marketing for Case IH. He was seated at the head table in a lakeside restaurant wearing a dark tailored suit, a striped red necktie, and a big gold ring, remnants from his college years....More
  • Sep 10, 2015

    2016 Model Year Combine Preview

    In the last five years, manufacturers had to devote much of their R&D dollars to redesigning engines that met Tier 4 emissions regulations. Now that most of that work done, machinery manufacturers can now focus time and dollars to other areas, combines being a big one. Most of the major OEMs have come out with new combine models or feature upgrades for 2016. To save you some time in comparison shopping, here are some company links that will give you roundup of what’s new. Case IH Axial-Flow 140 series combines...More
  • Aug 4, 2014
    Farm Industry News

    FIRST LOOK: New Holland rolls out glimpse of new CR combine

    New Holland rolls out is highest capacity combine. Get the first look here....More
  • Jul 7, 2014

    Life after the Bi-Rotor combine

    Cousins Ralph Lagergren and Mark Underwood reached celebrity status when they sold the patent rights to their Bi-Rotor combine to John Deere.  A book, called “Dream Reaper: The Story of an Old-Fashioned Inventor in the High-Tech, High-Stakes World of Modern Agriculture,” was written about their journey, and even today they remain recognizable figures....More
  • Mar 12, 2014

    Product of the Year Walkaround

    The Gleaner S8 Combine was named FinOvation Product of the Year for 2014....More

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