Farm Equipment en New tools for a range of work <div class="node-body gallery-body">We look at new products from Case IH, Hiniker, John Deere, Chevron, Kinze with this installment of New Product Monday.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment Case IH Companies John Deere Cultivators Service Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:42:00 +0000 84961 at <p>Case IH launches a new strip-till rig, but also adds Aim Command Flex and a 25th anniversary limited-edition sprayer to the line as well.</p> Sneak peek: New 2017 equipment lineup from Great Plains <div class="node-body gallery-body">Two months after announcing its sale to Kubota Tractor Corporation, Great Plains management told dealers it is business as usual at the Salina, MO, based tillage and seeding company. &nbsp;Dealers were addressed at the company&rsquo;s 2016 national dealer meeting last week at the KCI Expo Center, Kansas City, KS, where six new products also were unveiled.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tillage Equipment Air Drill/Air Seeder Tillage equipment Thu, 21 Jul 2016 11:46:00 +0000 84461 at First Look: Agco to rollout Challenger 1000 <div class="node-body gallery-body">This is a special New Product Monday with a first look at a new tractor series from Agco - the Challenger 1000. Farm Progress Show will be first place farmers can get up close and personal with this new machine, you get an early look in this gallery. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment AGCO Farm Equipment Mon, 20 Jun 2016 13:47:00 +0000 83571 at <p>Agco is launching the four-member Challenger 1000 line of tractors with a wide range of high-tech features.</p> 5 new irrigation technologies aim for precision <div class="node-body gallery-body">New crop irrigation technologies, from moisture sensors to propane-powered irrigation engines, are making irrigation more precise. Here are five new irrigation technologies that are designed to optimize water and energy use while tending to the needs of your crops.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Variable rate Center Pivot Variable rate irrigation Wed, 08 Jun 2016 08:54:00 +0000 83331 at <p>The CropX system is a new-tech way to capture key information in an irrigation pivot for enhanced water-use precision.</p> Vertical tillage equipment: New for 2016 <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Almost a decade since their introduction, vertical tillage implements remain a popular class of equipment. &nbsp;Companies have launched a lot of new models for 2016, all geared to provide the same <a href="">hallmark traits</a> that the original machines offered.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tillage Tillage equipment Tue, 05 Apr 2016 13:33:00 +0000 82631 at <p>Chris Lursen, tillage marketing manager at Case IH, shows the company&rsquo;s newest vertical tillage model, the True-Tandem 335 Bar​racuda, designed to provide more aggressive crop residue and soil management.</p> Must-have planter add-on? <div class="node-body blog-body">Is a data logger the new tool everyone must use when they hit the field?</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Planters Variable rate application Variable rate seeding Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 29 Mar 2016 18:50:00 +0000 82571 at <p>Climate Corporation&#39;s FieldView Drive logs data from your planter and displays it on an iPad for use at planting. The information comes from a data logger that plugs into a tractor&#39;s ISOBUS port.</p> 7 tech trends we gleaned from the National Farm Machinery Show <div class="node-body article-body">Farm Industry News coverage of the 2016 National Farm Machinery Show reveals seven game-changers coming to farm machinery; and there's no sign the industry is putting the brakes on innovation.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment Balers Precision farming Thu, 24 Mar 2016 22:14:00 +0000 82541 at <p>Even in a soft market, farmers want to keep up on new tech whether it&#39;s an electric meter planter, or new application equipment.</p> Photo: Willie vogt INDUSTRY INSIDER: Betting big <div class="node-body article-body">Arama Kukutai of Finistere Ventures, investor partner with Bayer, talks about some recent venture funding projects that could change farming.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Variable rate Bayer CropScience Biotech Seed/Transgenic Seed Corn Precision farming Variable rate irrigation Tue, 15 Mar 2016 21:34:00 +0000 82441 at <p>Bayer, in partnership with Finistere Ventures, a venture capitalist company, is taking technology to the next level through its investment in start-up companies. Pictured here are Arama Kukutai, managing director of Finistere Ventures, left, and Geoff Kneen, R&amp;D licensing and new ventures manager at Bayer.</p> Jodie Wehrspann 10 trending topics from Commodity Classic <div class="node-body blog-body">It's been a busy week here in New Orleans, LA, at Commodity Classic, the annual convention and trade show of the National Corn Growers Association, American Soybean Association, National Association of Wheat Growers and National Sorghum Producers. Here are a few trends we found.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tillage AgConnect Commodity Classic Commodity groups (wheat, alfalfa, grapes, specialty crops) Implements Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 04 Mar 2016 15:28:00 +0000 82311 at <p>Case IH tillage marketing manager Chris Lursen&nbsp;shows this&nbsp;larger diameter disk, which is the hallmark feature of the company&#39;s newest vertical tillage tool, the 335 Baraccuda designed to cut&nbsp;crop residue.</p> When vehicles connect <div class="node-body article-body">Agco’s David Webster guides us on a journey of how telemetry and connected vehicles will usher in the next wave of machinery automation.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sprayers AGCO Precision farming Sensors Variable rate controllers Thu, 18 Feb 2016 08:19:00 +0000 82051 at <p>When farm vehicles are equipped with sensors and connected to the internet, real-time machine adjustments become possible, explains David Webster,&nbsp;director, regional sales at AGCO.</p> Agco