Business http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/4890/more en Things I’ve Observed and Learned This Past Winter http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/things-i-ve-observed-and-learned-past-winter <div class="node-body blog-body">Team FIN farmer Daryl Bridenbaugh takes a look back through winter to share what he's learned.</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/things-i-ve-observed-and-learned-past-winter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/things-i-ve-observed-and-learned-past-winter#comments Shop/Office Business Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:46:00 +0000 77841 at http://farmindustrynews.com 8 tracked tractor options http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/8-tracked-tractor-options <div class="node-body gallery-body">Muddy fields in the Midwest are piquing interest in tracked tractors, requiring a brush-up on the different systems. </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/tractors/8-tracked-tractor-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/8-tracked-tractor-options#comments Tractors Tractors Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:24:00 +0000 77791 at http://farmindustrynews.com He’s “just kind of Amish” http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/he-s-just-kind-amish <div class="node-body blog-body">Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan and his wife Peggy take an Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan and his wife Sherill take an Amish friend along on their trip to Disney World. friend along on their trip to Disney World.</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/he-s-just-kind-amish" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/he-s-just-kind-amish#comments Shop/Office Management Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:18:00 +0000 77721 at http://farmindustrynews.com A little light, please http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/little-light-please <div class="node-body article-body">Team FIN checks out a handy LED spotlight that works to brighten up the night on your farm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/little-light-please" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/little-light-please#comments Tools Team FIN Test Tools Thu, 19 Mar 2015 17:30:00 +0000 77561 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>If you want to light up a big area, the new DeWalt 20v MAX Jobsite LED Spotlight is a bright choice.</p> Profit zone planning http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/profit-zone-planning <div class="node-body article-body">New on-line software tool identifies field areas that aren’t profitable to farm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/profit-zone-planning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/profit-zone-planning#comments Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Thu, 12 Mar 2015 16:54:00 +0000 77421 at http://farmindustrynews.com The Importance of Viscosity Modifiers in Tractor Hydraulic Fluids http://farmindustrynews.com/industry-voice/importance-viscosity-modifiers-tractor-hydraulic-fluids <div class="field-byline"> Source: TractorLife </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>In the field of drivetrain fluids, one of the toughest applications is the hydraulic system of an agricultural tractor because a typical Universal Tractor Transmission Oil (UTTO) has to perform a multifunctional role.</p> <p>The UTTO must:</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/industry-voice/importance-viscosity-modifiers-tractor-hydraulic-fluids" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/industry-voice/importance-viscosity-modifiers-tractor-hydraulic-fluids#comments Industry Voice Equipment & Supplies Wed, 11 Mar 2015 14:55:00 +0000 77241 at http://farmindustrynews.com Bluetooth lawn tractors http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/bluetooth-lawn-tractors <div class="node-body article-body">Bluetooth connectivity comes to several models of lawn tractors from Cub Cadet.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/bluetooth-lawn-tractors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/bluetooth-lawn-tractors#comments Tools Tools Mon, 09 Mar 2015 21:20:00 +0000 77211 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Cub Cadet displayed its new Bluetooth technology on several of its lawn tractors at the National Farm Machinery Show last month in Louisville. Shown here is the display that indicates Cub Connect is available on this XT1 LT54-inch model.</p> Getting machines to communicate http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/getting-machines-communicate <div class="node-body article-body">Coordinating multiple machines in the same field is getting easier than ever.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/getting-machines-communicate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/getting-machines-communicate#comments Farm Equipment John Deere Farm Equipment Mon, 09 Mar 2015 20:48:00 +0000 77201 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Running more than one machine in a field is highly efficient, but unless each can communicate where it has been, getting accurate data is more of a challenge. With a new Machine Sync product from John Deere, two machines can work one field, and data will remain accurate.</p> Willie Vogt Drones closer to legal use http://farmindustrynews.com/technology-decision-time/drones-closer-legal-use <div class="node-body article-body">Federal Aviation Administration issues proposed new rules for use of unmanned aerial vehicles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/technology-decision-time/drones-closer-legal-use" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/technology-decision-time/drones-closer-legal-use#comments Technology Decision Time Equipment & Supplies Fri, 06 Mar 2015 16:47:00 +0000 77131 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Unmanned aerial vehicles, like this DJI Inspire 1 displayed by Randy Braun during the Consumer Electronics Show in January, offer a range of new features and may soon be flown commercially, once new FAA rules are in place.</p> Ethan Miller/Getty Images 5 game-changing ag technologies http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/5-game-changing-ag-technologies <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers gives Farm Industry News an exclusive, in-depth look at five of its 50 AE50 award winners that are changing how we farm.&nbsp;</p> <p>Each year a gamut of new farm products make their way to the market, each trying to find its own niche of making the job of farming easier, more efficient, more profitable or just plain-old more exciting.</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/farm-equipment/5-game-changing-ag-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/5-game-changing-ag-technologies#comments Farm Equipment Equipment & Supplies Thu, 05 Mar 2015 17:29:00 +0000 77101 at http://farmindustrynews.com