Farm Industry News http://farmindustrynews.com/rss.xml en Deals on used farm equipment http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/deals-used-farm-equipment <div class="node-body article-body"><p>A clear trend developing this year is the offering of Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) programs.&nbsp; These programs let you step into used tractors, combines and other farm equipment with some assurance that it won&rsquo;t break down, or, if it does, the dealerships will have you covered. Buyers can trade up to later model machines with newer technology and extended warranty.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/deals-used-farm-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/deals-used-farm-equipment#comments Farm Equipment Farm Equipment Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:30:00 +0000 76961 at http://farmindustrynews.com Known by just one name http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/known-just-one-name <div class="node-body blog-body">Jeff Ryan's banker retires, and Ryan looks back to his childhood when he first interacted with who he calls "HelloDennis."</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/known-just-one-name" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/known-just-one-name#comments Business Finance Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:04:00 +0000 76951 at http://farmindustrynews.com 8 new utility vehicles http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/8-new-utility-vehicles <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The utility vehicle companies have been busy lately, with many launching brand new models for 2015 and some providing upgrades to existing machines. Throughout 2014, Farm Industry News test-drove a number of these new vehicles that range in function from recreational to utility, or even both. And we found another new group of vehicles at National Farm Machinery Show earlier this month, too.</p> <p>Browse through the new models available this year, and you&rsquo;ll notice the diversity in offerings that can be tailored to just what your needs are on your farm.</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/8-new-utility-vehicles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/8-new-utility-vehicles#comments ATV/UV Utility Vehicles Thu, 26 Feb 2015 21:47:00 +0000 76921 at http://farmindustrynews.com Full drone service for agriculture to launch in U.S., Canada http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/full-drone-service-agriculture-launch-us-canada <div class="field-byline"> Source: PrecisionHawk </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A large-scale drone program for farming will launch through a partnership between PrecisionHawk and Agri-Trend.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/full-drone-service-agriculture-launch-us-canada" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/full-drone-service-agriculture-launch-us-canada#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:36:00 +0000 76901 at http://farmindustrynews.com A high-tech tool gets a better price http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/high-tech-tool-gets-better-price <div class="node-body blog-body">Recently Google announced that Google Earth Pro was free, which offers you some advantages for data management.</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/high-tech-tool-gets-better-price" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/high-tech-tool-gets-better-price#comments Farm Recordkeeping Practices and Systems Farm Industry News Blog Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:42:00 +0000 76891 at http://farmindustrynews.com 14 new tools from Louisville http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/14-new-tools-louisville <div class="node-body gallery-body">We're wrapping up our National Farm Machinery Show coverage with a final gallery, this time from exhibitors in the North Building.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/14-new-tools-louisville" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/14-new-tools-louisville#comments Farm Equipment National Farm Machinery Show Mon, 23 Feb 2015 20:42:00 +0000 76841 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Vermeer showed off the new Final Cut FPX9000 during the National Farm Machinery Show.</p> New size of PneuTrac unveiled from Mitas http://farmindustrynews.com/new-size-pneutrac-unveiled-mitas <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/farmindustrynews.com/files/uploads/2015/02/Photo_Mitas_PneuTrac_mount%20copy.jpg" style="width: 400px; height: 324px; margin: 3px; float: left;" />Mitas&lsquo; 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&quot; 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.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/new-size-pneutrac-unveiled-mitas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 23 Feb 2015 17:37:17 +0000 76831 at http://farmindustrynews.com Buyers' market for farm equipment http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/buyers-market-farm-equipment <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px;">With farm budgets tight and commodity prices down, 2015 is shaping up to buyers&rsquo; market for farm equipment. At the 2015 National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, KY, this month, all of the major OEMs, along with some short-line companies, had signs up advertising deals on new and used equipment. These special promotions include interest-free or low-interest financing on new and used equipment, cash back bonuses, and certified pre-owned reconditioning programs. &nbsp;</span></p></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/buyers-market-farm-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/buyers-market-farm-equipment#comments Farm Equipment Combines National Farm Machinery Show Tractors Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 23 Feb 2015 17:30:00 +0000 76801 at http://farmindustrynews.com Weather tools in your pocket http://farmindustrynews.com/ag-technology-solution-center/weather-tools-your-pocket <div class="field-byline"> Mark Yontz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Smartphone apps have become a go-to tool for tracking an important factor impacting your farm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/ag-technology-solution-center/weather-tools-your-pocket" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/ag-technology-solution-center/weather-tools-your-pocket#comments Ag Technology Solution Center Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 23 Feb 2015 16:35:00 +0000 76781 at http://farmindustrynews.com Cleaner air filters, warm floors, simple guidance and more from NFMS http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/cleaner-air-filters-warm-floors-simple-guidance-and-more-nfms <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Take a look through more unique finds from National Farm Machinery Show earlier this month in Louisville, Ky. In this gallery, we offer up quite the variety of products, from an inexpensive air filter cleaner that helps with big cost savings to a new simplified guidance system for first-time users.</p> <p>Don&#39;t miss out on all of the show coverage:</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/cleaner-air-filters-warm-floors-simple-guidance-and-more-nfms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/cleaner-air-filters-warm-floors-simple-guidance-and-more-nfms#comments Farm Equipment National Farm Machinery Show Thu, 19 Feb 2015 23:26:00 +0000 76661 at http://farmindustrynews.com 50th National Farm Machinery Show draws huge crowd http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/50th-national-farm-machinery-show-draws-huge-crowd <div class="node-body article-body">NFMS celebrates 50th anniversary, sees rise in attendance from last year.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/50th-national-farm-machinery-show-draws-huge-crowd" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/50th-national-farm-machinery-show-draws-huge-crowd#comments Farm Equipment National Farm Machinery Show Thu, 19 Feb 2015 20:41:00 +0000 76641 at http://farmindustrynews.com Willie Vogt What tech investment will you make for your farm in 2015? http://farmindustrynews.com/poll/02192015 <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"></div><form action="/poll/02192015" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="advpoll-voting-binary-form-0" class="advpoll-vote"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="advpoll-available-choices"> <div class="vote-choices"> <div class="form-checkboxes"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1841-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1841"><input type="checkbox" name="choice[1841]" id="edit-choice-1841" value="1841" class="form-checkbox" /> New tablet computer(s)</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1851-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1851"><input type="checkbox" name="choice[1851]" id="edit-choice-1851" value="1851" class="form-checkbox" /> Enhanced monitor/guidance</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1861-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1861"><input type="checkbox" name="choice[1861]" id="edit-choice-1861" value="1861" class="form-checkbox" /> Telematics for equipment</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1871-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1871"><input type="checkbox" name="choice[1871]" id="edit-choice-1871" value="1871" class="form-checkbox" /> Enhanced broadband access</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1881-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1881"><input type="checkbox" name="choice[1881]" id="edit-choice-1881" value="1881" class="form-checkbox" /> Extended wi-fi technology</label> </div> </div> </div> </div> <input type="hidden" name="ajax" id="edit-ajax" value="" class="ajax" /> <input type="hidden" name="nid" id="edit-nid" value="76631" class="edit-nid" /> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-binary-0" value="Answer" class="form-submit" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-bDf7xeqMeGNjX2c-Hohx90yRprQVfxGDspljbipx12c" value="form-bDf7xeqMeGNjX2c-Hohx90yRprQVfxGDspljbipx12c" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-advpoll-voting-binary-form" value="advpoll_voting_binary_form" /> </div> </div></form> <div class="field-redirect-on-submit"> <span>Go to result page on submit:&nbsp;</span> Go to result page on submit </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://farmindustrynews.com/poll/02192015#comments Thu, 19 Feb 2015 15:15:10 +0000 76631 at http://farmindustrynews.com What you need to know about next-gen engine oil http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-vehicles/what-you-need-know-about-next-gen-engine-oil <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Diesel engine oil is going to change dramatically in the next year few years, which will affect the buying options of anyone driving a diesel-powered pickup truck or operating equipment that uses diesel fuel.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-vehicles/what-you-need-know-about-next-gen-engine-oil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-vehicles/what-you-need-know-about-next-gen-engine-oil#comments Farm Vehicles Diesel Wed, 18 Feb 2015 16:12:00 +0000 76601 at http://farmindustrynews.com 6 products for getting jobs done easier around the farm http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/6-products-getting-jobs-done-easier-around-farm <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Protecting bales from moisture, cleaning up big rocks and making mower maintenance easier are all accomplished with these new products from National Farm Machinery Show. Browse through these six new products found at the show in Louisville, Feb. 11-14.</p> <p><em><strong>All photos: Mike Boyatt</strong></em></p> <p><strong>Also check out: </strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/6-products-getting-jobs-done-easier-around-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/6-products-getting-jobs-done-easier-around-farm#comments Farm Equipment National Farm Machinery Show Mon, 16 Feb 2015 22:23:00 +0000 76551 at http://farmindustrynews.com Towing the line http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/towing-line <div class="node-body blog-body">Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan has a breakdown in his semi in the middle of a rural intersection on his way to haul corn to his co-op. </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/towing-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/towing-line#comments Business Management Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 16 Feb 2015 17:38:00 +0000 76541 at http://farmindustrynews.com FAA moves forward with UAS rules http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/faa-moves-forward-uas-rules <div class="node-body article-body">The long-awaited proposal for smaller unmanned aerial system, or UAS, rules offers hope for wider use of drones in agriculture.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/faa-moves-forward-uas-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/faa-moves-forward-uas-rules#comments Precision Farming Practices and Systems Mon, 16 Feb 2015 14:42:00 +0000 76531 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is seeking comment on rules regarding operation of unmanned aerial systems - or drones - under 55 pounds. The agency is also seeking input on more flexible rules on UAS under 4.4 pounds.</p> Photo: Willie Vogt Finding unique tools for the farm http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/finding-unique-tools-farm <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>New ideas are thriving in agriculture, as seen at this year&rsquo;s National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, Ky., Feb. 11 -14. Each year the 850 booths at the largest indoor farm show in the country offer up a range of new technologies, innovations and improvements to existing product lines. The 2015 show is no exception. In this gallery we take a look at eight unique finds, from a smaller-scale spreader to an electric comfort brush for cattle.</p> <p><em><strong>All photos: Mike Boyatt</strong></em></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/finding-unique-tools-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/finding-unique-tools-farm#comments Farm Equipment National Farm Machinery Show Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17:43:00 +0000 76471 at http://farmindustrynews.com Charter exhibitor shares story of key product http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/charter-exhibitor-shares-story-key-product <div class="node-body blog-body">Moridge Manufacturing was one of the original first exhibitors at the National Farm Machinery Show, but not with the product they're known for today: Grasshopper mowers.</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/charter-exhibitor-shares-story-key-product" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/charter-exhibitor-shares-story-key-product#comments Farm Equipment Equipment & Supplies National Farm Machinery Show Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:00:00 +0000 76461 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>This is one of the first model-year Grasshopper mowers built by Moridge Manufacturing in 1969. The company celebrated at the National Farm Machinery Show as one of the original exhibitors at the event.</p> Gearing up for the big show http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/gearing-big-show <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Farm Industry News staffers landed in Louisville today to meet up with Team FIN farmer Daryl Bridenbaugh and walk through the National Farm Machinery Show halls as exhibitors put the finishing touches on their booths. Bridenbaugh and wife Peggy spent the day getting a sneak peek at the new equipment they found interesting throughout the show. Here&rsquo;s a look at what caught their attention.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/gearing-big-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/gearing-big-show#comments Farm Equipment National Farm Machinery Show Wed, 11 Feb 2015 01:43:00 +0000 76411 at http://farmindustrynews.com New guidelines for handling farm data http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-recordkeeping/new-guidelines-handling-farm-data <div class="node-body article-body">Industry group comes up with guidelines for how to handle your farm information.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-recordkeeping/new-guidelines-handling-farm-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-recordkeeping/new-guidelines-handling-farm-data#comments Technology Decision Time Farm Recordkeeping Software Mon, 09 Feb 2015 21:05:00 +0000 76361 at http://farmindustrynews.com WEERAPATKIATDUMRONG/ISTOCK/THINKSTOCK Silicon Valley comes to agriculture http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/silicon-valley-comes-agriculture <div class="node-body article-body">Farm innovators have new places to turn for development funding. Silicon Valley players are changing the way innovation is financed. And the system offers more than money, providing entrepreneurs with added management help. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/silicon-valley-comes-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/silicon-valley-comes-agriculture#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 09 Feb 2015 19:39:00 +0000 76341 at http://farmindustrynews.com 5 things to consider when replacing tires this spring http://farmindustrynews.com/5-things-consider-when-replacing-tires-spring <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Your spring chore list may include replacing worn or damaged <a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/shop-office/farm-tires" target="_blank">equipment tires</a> before planting begins. James Crouch, farm segment market manager for Michelin Agricultural tires, offers the following five suggestions for making that tire purchase.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/5-things-consider-when-replacing-tires-spring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 09 Feb 2015 06:07:39 +0000 76351 at http://farmindustrynews.com Maximizing yield data http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/maximizing-yield-data <div class="node-body article-body">With wireless data transfer and a connection to a trusted provider, farmers can maximize yield data for crop management.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/maximizing-yield-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/maximizing-yield-data#comments Farm Equipment Electronics and digital equipment Thu, 05 Feb 2015 22:58:00 +0000 76281 at http://farmindustrynews.com Testing out the Polaris Ace on the farm http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/testing-out-polaris-ace-farm <div class="node-body gallery-body">Team Fin takes the new Polaris Sportsman Ace 570 SP for a few spins around the farm to rate it on a scale of 1 to 5 based on how it performed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/testing-out-polaris-ace-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/testing-out-polaris-ace-farm#comments ATV/UV ATV Thu, 05 Feb 2015 22:27:00 +0000 76271 at http://farmindustrynews.com New look for Case IH Maxxum series tractors http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-look-case-ih-maxxum-series-tractors <div class="field-byline"> Source: Case IH </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The Case IH Maxxum series tractors have been given a bold new look. The series is known for its reputation as versatile workhorses for the field and livestock operations. And Case IH is launching five new models with the new appearance at the 2015 Cattle Industry Convention in San Antonio.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Case IH says the redesigned hood and roof on the Maxxum line foreshadows an updated, dramatic new styling coming soon to the Case IH high-horsepower families of tractors. And the improvements are going beyond esthetics.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-look-case-ih-maxxum-series-tractors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-look-case-ih-maxxum-series-tractors#comments Farm Equipment Case IH Thu, 05 Feb 2015 17:56:00 +0000 76261 at http://farmindustrynews.com Range of new fuel trailers http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/range-new-fuel-trailers <div class="node-body article-body">Several models are available in Meridian’s line of fuel trailers, including ones that allow for storing service equipment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/range-new-fuel-trailers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/range-new-fuel-trailers#comments Farm Equipment Farm Equipment Mon, 02 Feb 2015 21:15:00 +0000 76171 at http://farmindustrynews.com Mindy Ward Industry Insider: David Friedberg, CEO and founder of The Climate Corporation http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/industry-insider-david-friedberg-ceo-and-founder-climate-corporation <div class="node-body article-body">Former Google employee talks about how crop and weather models can help mitigate the risks of farming.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/industry-insider-david-friedberg-ceo-and-founder-climate-corporation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/industry-insider-david-friedberg-ceo-and-founder-climate-corporation#comments Precision Farming Monsanto Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 02 Feb 2015 19:00:00 +0000 76161 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Climate Corp founder and CEO David Friedberg unveiled the next generation of crop modeling tools, Climate Basic and Climate Pro, at the Farm Progress Show in Boone, IA.</p> An odd thought about ethanol http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/odd-thought-about-ethanol <div class="node-body blog-body">At least in one aspect, the renewable fuel should have quelled the debunkers. The cars and pickups you drive are running longer than ever.</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/odd-thought-about-ethanol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/odd-thought-about-ethanol#comments Farm Vehicles Renewable Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 02 Feb 2015 14:13:00 +0000 76141 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Visitors to the Detroit Auto Show - also known as the North America International Auto Show - saw a lot of new &#39;iron&#39; including 45 vehicle introductions. None will have trouble burning gasoline blended with ethanol. (Photo by&nbsp;<span>Bill Pugliano/Getty Images News)</span></p> What you didn’t know about farm tires http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/what-you-didn-t-know-about-farm-tires <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Last month, Titan, maker of Titan and Goodyear Farm Tires, held a two-day summit for dealers, giving them a brush-up on new tire technology. The reason for the summit, organizers say, is that farm equipment keeps evolving with each new model year, with bigger engines and heavier, more powerful machines. With those changes come some challenges, such as road lope, power hop and soil compaction. Tires need to change in suit. So the company invited dealers back to school to learn how the tires they sell can meet those challenges.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/what-you-didn-t-know-about-farm-tires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/what-you-didn-t-know-about-farm-tires#comments Farm Equipment Farm Equipment Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:30:00 +0000 76021 at http://farmindustrynews.com Organize your time at National Farm Machinery Show http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/organize-your-time-national-farm-machinery-show <div class="node-body article-body">The show app features schedules, maps, Louisville information and more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/organize-your-time-national-farm-machinery-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/organize-your-time-national-farm-machinery-show#comments Farm Equipment National Farm Machinery Show Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:20:00 +0000 76011 at http://farmindustrynews.com