Multimedia Library - Gallery http://farmindustrynews.com/media/gallery en Polaris rolls out new machines for 2015 http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/polaris-rolls-out-new-machines-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">We offer a first-look at several new machines from the utility vehicle maker, and a discussion of new features available for the 2015 line.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/polaris-rolls-out-new-machines-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/polaris-rolls-out-new-machines-2015#comments ATV/UV Companies Mon, 28 Jul 2014 02:05:00 +0000 71791 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>For 2015 Polaris will launch the Sportsman ACE 570 with that ProStar 570 45-hp engine in this machine. That should offer a handy power to weight ratio. During a short demo ride at the media event, the machine offered steady handling.</p> FIRST LOOK: Great Plains unveils new 2015 equipment lineup http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/first-look-great-plains-unveils-new-2015-equipment-lineup <div class="node-body gallery-body">Great Plains enters the high-speed fertilizer applicator market with the new Nutri-Pro Pro 3000 and adds three new series of tillage equipment. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/first-look-great-plains-unveils-new-2015-equipment-lineup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/first-look-great-plains-unveils-new-2015-equipment-lineup#comments Tillage Farm Equipment Chisel plows Disks Farm Equipment Tillage equipment Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:13:00 +0000 71781 at http://farmindustrynews.com First ag-focused UAV event takes off http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/first-ag-focused-uav-event-takes <div class="node-body gallery-body">The spectrum of UAVs shown and flown at the 2014 Precision Aerial Ag Show captured the interest of farmer attendees. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/first-ag-focused-uav-event-takes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/first-ag-focused-uav-event-takes#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Thu, 10 Jul 2014 11:37:00 +0000 71641 at http://farmindustrynews.com International farm robot contest showcases students' ingenuity http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/international-farm-robot-contest-showcases-students-ingenuity <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Twenty-three teams from 10 countries recently competed at the International Field Robot event held during the DLG Field Days. This international competition brings international student teams and their autonomous field robots to Bernburg-Strenzfeld, Germany, to compete in five assigned tasks.</p> <p>Started in 2003 by the University of Wageningen in the Netherlands, the goal of the competition is to test new technologies in robotics and precision farming under real-world conditions.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/international-farm-robot-contest-showcases-students-ingenuity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/international-farm-robot-contest-showcases-students-ingenuity#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 07 Jul 2014 15:20:00 +0000 71611 at http://farmindustrynews.com A visit to the DLG Test Center http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/visit-dlg-test-center <div class="node-body gallery-body">Take a look through one of the leading centers for quality testing of agricultural equipment in Europe.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/visit-dlg-test-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/visit-dlg-test-center#comments Farm Equipment Farm Equipment Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:49:00 +0000 71551 at http://farmindustrynews.com Recreational vehicle firm has ag history http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/recreational-vehicle-firm-has-ag-history <div class="node-body gallery-body">Polaris didn't always build all-terrain vehicles, motorcycles and snowmobiles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/recreational-vehicle-firm-has-ag-history" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/recreational-vehicle-firm-has-ag-history#comments ATV/UV Companies Mon, 30 Jun 2014 11:37:00 +0000 71511 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The idea of an engine-powered sled for moving through snow country was a new idea in the mid 1950s. Polaris was an early creator of these machines that hauled more than people across the winter snows of Northern Minnesota. When the recreational side of the business took off, so did Polaris Industries.</p> Kawasaki’s new Side x Side, from assembly to test drive http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/kawasaki-s-new-side-x-side-assembly-test-drive <div class="node-body gallery-body">Kawasaki launched a brand new Mule PRO FXT SxS that's targeted to farmers and ranchers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/kawasaki-s-new-side-x-side-assembly-test-drive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/kawasaki-s-new-side-x-side-assembly-test-drive#comments ATV/UV Utility Vehicles Thu, 26 Jun 2014 20:14:00 +0000 71491 at http://farmindustrynews.com UAVs at a German farm show http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/uavs-german-farm-show <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The DLG (German Agricultural Society) Field Days 2014, held recently at the DLG Crop Protection Center at Bernberg-Strenzfeld, Germany, showcased many new innovations in crop production for German, and European, producers in attendance.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/uavs-german-farm-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/uavs-german-farm-show#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:37:00 +0000 71471 at http://farmindustrynews.com Re-inventing the rinse cycle http://farmindustrynews.com/sprayers/re-inventing-rinse-cycle <div class="node-body gallery-body">New chemical loading system opens, empties, rinses, and disposes of chemical jugs in less than a minute.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/sprayers/re-inventing-rinse-cycle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/sprayers/re-inventing-rinse-cycle#comments Sprayers Equipment & Supplies Sprayers Mon, 23 Jun 2014 20:48:00 +0000 71461 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Chem-Blade opens, rinses and disposes of chemical jugs in less than a minute to speed load time while keeping the operator safe. The time savings will allow an operator to spray in the range of&nbsp;&nbsp; 25-45 additional acres per day, the company claims based on tests. An external lever or power switch activates the fail-safe system. Here, inventor Ethan Eck shows a cutaway of the system, which otherwise would be fully enclosed in a stainless steel housing to protect the operator. The housing is sealed to prevent spills, leaks, splashing, or exposure to fumes.</p> Team FIN test: Oregon battery-powered chainsaw http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-test-oregon-battery-powered-chainsaw <div class="node-body gallery-body">Oregon Cordless has launched a new battery-powered 40V chainsaw, which Team FIN put to test on some jobs around the farm. See how they rated the new tool by browsing through the gallery. You'll find their score on the last slide. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-test-oregon-battery-powered-chainsaw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-test-oregon-battery-powered-chainsaw#comments Tools Team FIN Test Tue, 17 Jun 2014 17:31:00 +0000 71391 at http://farmindustrynews.com