Farm Industry News http://farmindustrynews.com/rss.xml en New Gravely vehicle for heavy-duty jobs on the farm http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/new-gravely-vehicle-heavy-duty-jobs-farm <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p><a href="http://www.ariens.com" target="_blank">Ariens</a>, the company you may recognize for its lawn, turf and snow management tools, has made a major statement with the launch of a new work vehicle under its <a href="http://www.gravely.com" target="_blank">Gravely</a> brand. It has entered into the work vehicle market with the new Atlas JSV, or job site vehicle, and they say they&rsquo;re carving out a subcategory in the utility vehicle space by taking ownership of the &ldquo;JSV&rdquo; name. And agriculture is one of their target markets.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/new-gravely-vehicle-heavy-duty-jobs-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/new-gravely-vehicle-heavy-duty-jobs-farm#comments ATV/UV Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:44:00 +0000 72891 at http://farmindustrynews.com Cellulosic ethanol produced with Cellerate receives EPA certification for cellulosic biofuels RINs http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/cellulosic-ethanol-produced-cellerate-receives-epa-certification-cellulosic-biofuels-rins <div class="node-body blog-body">Syngenta's Cellerate technology is now certified by EPA for producing cellulosic ethanol.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/cellulosic-ethanol-produced-cellerate-receives-epa-certification-cellulosic-biofuels-rins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/cellulosic-ethanol-produced-cellerate-receives-epa-certification-cellulosic-biofuels-rins#comments Bioenergy Syngenta Renewable Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:55:00 +0000 72881 at http://farmindustrynews.com DeWalt announces new battery-powered outdoor tools http://farmindustrynews.com/dewalt-announces-new-battery-powered-outdoor-tools <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>DeWalt announced it is launching a new line of battery-powered outdoor tools at the <a href="http://gie-expo.com/gieexpo/" target="_blank">2014 GIE Expo</a> this week. Included in the lineup are: Two brushless string trimmers, two brushless blowers, and a hedge trimmer. The tools all feature the DeWalt 40 MAX lithium ion battery platform with the extreme runtime technology on the brushless tools.</p> <p><strong><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/team-fin" target="_blank">Related: Team FIN farmers test variety of new tools and products</a></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/dewalt-announces-new-battery-powered-outdoor-tools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:07:39 +0000 72901 at http://farmindustrynews.com Learning those cloud benefits http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/learning-those-cloud-benefits <div class="node-body blog-body">Even a journalist can get something out of a 'cloud' mentality, but it takes time to get your head around it.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/learning-those-cloud-benefits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/learning-those-cloud-benefits#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:09:00 +0000 72871 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Just how simple will it be to work with cloud computing in the future? That remains to be seen, but the technology can be quite convenient for file management, and protection.</p> Superior upgrades grain bin unloading system http://farmindustrynews.com/grain-handling/superior-upgrades-grain-bin-unloading-system <div class="node-body article-body">A new design allows for a more efficient system that's easier to use.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/grain-handling/superior-upgrades-grain-bin-unloading-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/grain-handling/superior-upgrades-grain-bin-unloading-system#comments Grain Handling Grain Handling Equipment Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:53:00 +0000 72851 at http://farmindustrynews.com iPad version of WagNet Mobile app now available http://farmindustrynews.com/ipad-version-wagnet-mobile-app-now-available <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/farmindustrynews.com/files/uploads/2014/10/wagnet.jpg" style="width: 400px; height: 300px; margin: 3px; float: left;" />AgSense LLC, which specializes in remote irrigation, has announced the iPad version of its WagNet Mobile app is now available.</p> <p>The update includes a more comprehensive, user-friendly navigation and added features, as well as several additional sensor and irrigation programming capabilities.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/ipad-version-wagnet-mobile-app-now-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 05:07:39 +0000 72861 at http://farmindustrynews.com Kubota announces new mid-range tractors, and lots more http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/kubota-announces-new-mid-range-tractors-and-lots-more <div class="node-body article-body">Kubota announces new strategy and products for the ag market, including its first-mid-range tractors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/kubota-announces-new-mid-range-tractors-and-lots-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/kubota-announces-new-mid-range-tractors-and-lots-more#comments Tractors Tractors Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:35:00 +0000 72841 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Kubota goes after the row-crop production market, as well as the commercial livestock and haying segments, with the new M7-Series tractor line, the company&rsquo;s first entry in the mid-range tractor market. The series consists of three models from 130 to 170 hp.</p> Jodie Wehrspann Tire, track advancements on display http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/tire-track-advancements-display <div class="field-byline"> Farm Progress Show New Products Team </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Getting horsepower to the ground is big business and there are many tools for getting that done. Here's a roundup.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/tire-track-advancements-display" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/tire-track-advancements-display#comments Farm Equipment Farm Progress Show Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:53:00 +0000 72821 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Firestone has launched its Advanced Deflection Design tire line (AD2) with a redesigned tread for better ground contact and lower-pressure operation to reduce compaction.</p> Dow’s Enlist Weed Control System registered by EPA http://farmindustrynews.com/dow-s-enlist-weed-control-system-registered-epa <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/farmindustrynews.com/files/uploads/2014/10/enlist.jpg" style="width: 400px; height: 300px; margin: 3px; float: left;" />Today, Dow AgroSciences announced that the Enlist Weed Control System is now approved by federal regulatory authorities. The U.S. EPA has registered Enlist Duo herbicide for use with Enlist corn and soybeans. This is the final step in the federal regulatory process for the Enlist system.</p> <p>Enlist corn and soybean traits were deregulated by the U.S. Department of Agriculture on Sept. 17, 2014.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/dow-s-enlist-weed-control-system-registered-epa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Gold Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:37:17 +0000 72811 at http://farmindustrynews.com Sprayer prep gets more accurate http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/sprayer-prep-gets-more-accurate <div class="node-body gallery-body">Spray Calc is a new app out of University of Illinois that breaks down the sprayer setup process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/sprayer-prep-gets-more-accurate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/sprayer-prep-gets-more-accurate#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:45:00 +0000 72801 at http://farmindustrynews.com Time with the best http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/time-best <div class="node-body blog-body">My time with some top-level Southern farmers is always an eye opener.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/time-best" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/time-best#comments Precision Farming Practices and Systems Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18:29:00 +0000 72791 at http://farmindustrynews.com Harvesting corn stover in sustainable ways http://farmindustrynews.com/bioenergy/harvesting-corn-stover-sustainable-ways <div class="node-body article-body">Research work shows it's possible to harvest a portion of crop biomass and not hinder soil quality or organic matter in the process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/bioenergy/harvesting-corn-stover-sustainable-ways" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/bioenergy/harvesting-corn-stover-sustainable-ways#comments Bioenergy Cellulosic ethanol Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:26:00 +0000 72781 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p> <style type="text/css"> <!-- /* Font Definitions */ @font-face {font-family:"Cambria Math"; panose-1:2 4 5 3 5 4 6 3 2 4; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:auto; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:-536870145 1107305727 0 0 415 0;} @font-face {font-family:Calibri; panose-1:2 15 5 2 2 2 4 3 2 4; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:auto; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:-520092929 1073786111 9 0 415 0;} @font-face {font-family:"Univers 45 Light"; panose-1:0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:swiss; mso-font-format:other; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:3 0 0 0 1 0;} /* Style Definitions */ p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal {mso-style-unhide:no; mso-style-qformat:yes; mso-style-parent:""; margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman"; mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;} p.F09Caption, li.F09Caption, div.F09Caption {mso-style-name:"F09 Caption"; mso-style-unhide:no; mso-style-next:Normal; margin-top:3.0pt; margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:3.0pt; margin-left:0in; line-height:11.0pt; mso-pagination:none; mso-layout-grid-align:none; text-autospace:none; font-size:10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size:9.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman"; mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Univers 45 Light"; color:black; mso-bidi-font-weight:bold;} .MsoChpDefault {mso-style-type:export-only; mso-default-props:yes; font-size:10.0pt; mso-ansi-font-size:10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size:10.0pt;} @page WordSection1 {size:8.5in 11.0in; margin:1.0in 1.25in 1.0in 1.25in; mso-header-margin:.5in; mso-footer-margin:.5in; mso-paper-source:0;} div.WordSection1 {page:WordSection1;} --> </style> </p> <p class="F09Caption">Bringing in the harvest means something different when you&#39;re capturing biocellulose for ethanol production. Knowing how much to harvest is as important as bale quality if farmers want to maintain sustainable fields.</p> Poet-DSM Today’s Farm Requires Access to Wireless Broadband http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/today-s-farm-requires-access-wireless-broadband <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><strong><img alt="" src="/site-files/farmindustrynews.com/files/uploads/2014/10/141646679%20copy.jpg" style="width: 401px; height: 267px; margin: 3px; float: left;" title="Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images" />By Jonathan Adelstein</strong></p> <p>As a native South Dakotan who&rsquo;s devoted much of my career to strengthening rural America, I&rsquo;ve seen my share of farm equipment. So I&rsquo;ve been delighted twice this year to observe <a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/john-deere?intlink=rceoc" target="_blank">John Deere&rsquo;s</a> latest machinery in action.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/today-s-farm-requires-access-wireless-broadband" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/today-s-farm-requires-access-wireless-broadband#comments Electronics Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 10 Oct 2014 21:36:00 +0000 72761 at http://farmindustrynews.com Economy has benefited significantly from RFS, Fuels America reports http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/economy-has-benefited-significantly-rfs-fuels-america-reports <div class="node-body blog-body">To see the impact of the RFS in your state and Congressional district, visit <a href="http://www.fuelsamerica.org/pages/fuels_america_releases_new_footprint_anaylsis" title="http://www.fuelsamerica.org/pages/fuels_america_releases_new_footprint_anaylsis">http://www.fuelsamerica.org/pages/fuels_america_releases_new_footprint_a...</a>.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/economy-has-benefited-significantly-rfs-fuels-america-reports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/economy-has-benefited-significantly-rfs-fuels-america-reports#comments Biofuel Ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:30:00 +0000 72741 at http://farmindustrynews.com New loader, excavator launched by Caterpillar http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-loader-excavator-launched-caterpillar <div class="field-byline"> John Hart, Southeast Farm Press </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Two new machines are launched by Caterpillar, and agriculture will be a key market for both.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-loader-excavator-launched-caterpillar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-loader-excavator-launched-caterpillar#comments Farm Equipment Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:07:00 +0000 72751 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The 903C compact wheel loader can handle a variety of jobs around the farm.</p> John Hart When technologies go wrong http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/when-technologies-go-wrong <div class="node-body blog-body">Remember the TV prank show, Candid Camera? It was one of my favorite shows growing up. Now it has been revived and modernized to fit popular culture, which, today, is inundated with automated technology and digital devices. Even the hosts have changed to a younger, more technologically savvy generation . Mayim Bialik, who plays Sheldon’s geeky girlfriend on the Big Bang Theory, is the host, and Allen Funt has been replaced by son Peter as co-host. It was raining a few weekends ago, so I happened to catch a few episodes while working inside.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/when-technologies-go-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/when-technologies-go-wrong#comments Electronics Auto Guidance Precision farming Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 09 Oct 2014 18:43:00 +0000 72681 at http://farmindustrynews.com MomFest: A Passport to Flavortown http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/momfest-passport-flavortown <div class="node-body blog-body">Iowa farmer Jeff Ryan takes a family trip to Disney World to soak up the many flavors and fun offered by the theme park empire.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/momfest-passport-flavortown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/momfest-passport-flavortown#comments Shop/Office Business Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 09 Oct 2014 15:58:00 +0000 72721 at http://farmindustrynews.com Fertilizer tools to boost yields http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/fertilizer-tools-boost-yields <div class="field-byline"> Farm Progress Show New Products Team </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">The Farm Progress Show had its fair share of new tools for applying nutrients, here's a roundup of what we found.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/fertilizer-tools-boost-yields" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/fertilizer-tools-boost-yields#comments Farm Equipment Farm Progress Show Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:12:00 +0000 72711 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>From farmer-designed toolbars to high-speed applicators, the Farm Progress Show offered farmers plenty of options for nutrient application. This custom solution from Lynx Ag offers a look at the variety available to growers.</p> Cargill and DuPont Pioneer announce Plenish program http://farmindustrynews.com/cargill-and-dupont-pioneer-announce-plenish-program <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/farmindustrynews.com/files/uploads/2014/10/plenish.JPG" style="width: 332px; height: 312px; margin: 3px; float: left;" />Today, <a href="https://www.pioneer.com/home/site/us" target="_blank">DuPont Pioneer</a> and <a href="http://www.cargill.com/" target="_blank">Cargill</a> made an announcement that they are launching a program with farmers near Cargill&rsquo;s facility in Sidney, Ohio, to grow Pioneer&rsquo;s soybeans with the Plenish high oleic trait, and it&rsquo;s scheduled for 2015.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/cargill-and-dupont-pioneer-announce-plenish-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 05:07:39 +0000 72731 at http://farmindustrynews.com TREND WATCH: Grain bagging http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/trend-watch-grain-bagging <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Over the weekend I was visiting our family&rsquo;s long-time friends, Mary, Arlen, and Sheila Hall, who had driven in from Kansas for our annual fishing trip and Arts Meander. Mary mentioned that farmers in her area were bagging their harvested grain this year to avoid the long lines at the elevator.</span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/trend-watch-grain-bagging" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/trend-watch-grain-bagging#comments Grain Handling baggers Farm Industry News Blog Wed, 08 Oct 2014 15:41:00 +0000 72701 at http://farmindustrynews.com New group to promote commercial use of small UAVs http://farmindustrynews.com/new-group-promote-commercial-use-small-uavs <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/farmindustrynews.com/files/uploads/2014/10/smalluav.jpg" style="width: 390px; height: 220px; margin: 3px; float: left;" />A new organization has launched, and it&rsquo;s called the <a href="http://smalluavcoalition.org" target="_blank">Small UAV Coalition</a>, which will advance the commercial use of unmanned aerial vehicles. The announcement was made on Oct. 1.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/new-group-promote-commercial-use-small-uavs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 11:30:42 +0000 72691 at http://farmindustrynews.com Top ag technology of Farm Progress Show 2014 http://farmindustrynews.com/ag-technology-solution-center/top-ag-technology-farm-progress-show-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Usually it&rsquo;s the iron that draws attention at the <a href="http://farmprogressshow.com" target="_blank">Farm Progress Show</a>, the mother of all outdoor farm shows here in the U.S. And anyone in attendance this year couldn&rsquo;t help but look closely at the new half-tracked, half-wheeled tractors by Case IH and New Holland, or John Deere&rsquo;s first-ever four-track vehicle.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/ag-technology-solution-center/top-ag-technology-farm-progress-show-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/ag-technology-solution-center/top-ag-technology-farm-progress-show-2014#comments Ag Technology Solution Center Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 06 Oct 2014 17:07:00 +0000 72671 at http://farmindustrynews.com Special report: Inside Los Alamos National Laboratory http://farmindustrynews.com/fertilizer/special-report-inside-los-alamos-national-laboratory <div class="field-deck"> Verdesian Life Sciences works with national defense lab to develop new crop health and nutrition products </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Plant health company Verdesian Life Sciences took the media behind the gates of the Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico this week to see where the technology for its plant health product Take Off was discovered. The technology increases the metabolism in plants to help them grow better. &ldquo;From the 1920s to 1970s, farmers saw a nice increase in crop yields per acre with mechanization and hybrid seed,&rdquo; says J.J. Grow, CEO of Verdesian. &ldquo;But yields have slowed down drastically since then.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/fertilizer/special-report-inside-los-alamos-national-laboratory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/fertilizer/special-report-inside-los-alamos-national-laboratory#comments Fertilizer Crop chemicals Growth Promotants Mon, 06 Oct 2014 05:42:00 +0000 72661 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Richard Sayre, scientist with the Los Alamos National Laboratory, walks us through some research and developments at the Bioscience Center. The lab is designed with an open environment to encourage collaboration.</p> Jodie Wehrspann Checking out equipment at Farm Science Review http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/checking-out-equipment-farm-science-review <div class="node-body blog-body">Team FIN farmer checks out the newest equipment on display at the Farm Science Review show in Ohio. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/checking-out-equipment-farm-science-review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/checking-out-equipment-farm-science-review#comments Farm Equipment Equipment & Supplies Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 03 Oct 2014 16:44:00 +0000 72651 at http://farmindustrynews.com Checking a plant’s pulse for optimizing yield http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/checking-plant-s-pulse-optimizing-yield <div class="node-body article-body">An on-plant sensor system could be coming to the corn and soybean markets soon that will help growers make better irrigation decisions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/checking-plant-s-pulse-optimizing-yield" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/checking-plant-s-pulse-optimizing-yield#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Thu, 02 Oct 2014 21:40:00 +0000 72641 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>This is the type of PlantBeat monitor that would be placed on a corn stalk to measure conditions as the plant matures. The new technology was unveiled for the U.S. market at InfoAg this summer, and the company will test the product in corn and soybeans in 2015.</p> Kathy Huting Tackling tillage for fall and beyond http://farmindustrynews.com/tillage/tackling-tillage-fall-and-beyond <div class="field-byline"> Farm Progress Show New Products Team </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">A trip to the fall farm shows is a feast of ideas for prepping fields for the next crop. Check out this gallery of new tools.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tillage/tackling-tillage-fall-and-beyond" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tillage/tackling-tillage-fall-and-beyond#comments Tillage Tradeshows Thu, 02 Oct 2014 11:35:00 +0000 72631 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Visitors to the fall Farm Shows got a good look at a range of tillage equipment for fall and spring work. Tools ranged from one-pass rigs that get your ready for planting to fast finishers to finalize tillage.</p> Put Fuel-Saving Tactics to Work http://farmindustrynews.com/chevron/put-fuel-saving-tactics-work <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored by Chevron </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sponsored: A few simple changes, often free, can add dollars to your wallet.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/chevron/put-fuel-saving-tactics-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/chevron/put-fuel-saving-tactics-work#comments Chevron Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:47:00 +0000 72621 at http://farmindustrynews.com Showcase highlights ag innovation http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/showcase-highlights-ag-innovation <div class="node-body gallery-body">Companies showcase new technologies in the works designed to increase yields, improve profits, and make farming more sustainable. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/showcase-highlights-ag-innovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/showcase-highlights-ag-innovation#comments Herbicides Crops Conferences Crop Protection No Till Precision farming Tillage Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:24:00 +0000 72591 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Investors gather in St. Louis to hear about the future of agriculture.</p> Celebrating a tire milestone http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/celebrating-tire-milestone <div class="node-body article-body">Michelin looks back on a decade of UltraFlex but shows work still continues on low-pressure tire tech.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/celebrating-tire-milestone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/celebrating-tire-milestone#comments Farm Equipment Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:58:00 +0000 72601 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The new CargoXBib High Flotation tire has Ultraflex technology which allows it to carry a higher load with lower air pressure, which can reduce compaction. There&#39;s also a central tire inflation system (CTIS) attached to each of this grain cart&#39;s hubs.</p> Super ride in a sprayer http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/super-ride-sprayer <div class="node-body blog-body">Michelin, which has been marketing VF tires since 2004, shows how its latest and largest farm tire performs under more extreme conditions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/super-ride-sprayer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/super-ride-sprayer#comments Sprayers Companies Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 25 Sep 2014 04:34:00 +0000 72581 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>If you look closely you can see the way the tires flex but the sprayer remains under control. This is the largest tire class Michelin makes in the VF class and ride and safe handling were a key consideration.</p>