Farm Equipment http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6131/more en New FMC application tech in-depth http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/new-fmc-application-tech-depth <div class="node-body video-body">An innovative new system from FMC and Emerge Application Systems offers a way for growers to apply product in-furrow at planting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/new-fmc-application-tech-depth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/new-fmc-application-tech-depth#comments Planters Planters Wed, 22 Apr 2015 23:22:00 +0000 78111 at http://farmindustrynews.com Sprayer performance: Testing for consistent coverage http://farmindustrynews.com/sprayers/sprayer-performance-testing-consistent-coverage <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Sprayers have gone high-tech in recent years. Advancements including auto-steer, variable rate application, low-drift nozzles, direct-injection and pulse-width-modulation all have made chemical application more accurate. But there&rsquo;s a caveat, says Joe Luck, assistant professor in the Department of Biological Systems Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.</p> <p>&ldquo;While we have great technologies to reduce sprayer errors, some boom setup and monitoring--or lack thereof-- issues could contribute to errors that even the technology can&rsquo;t solve,&rdquo; Luck says.</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/sprayers/sprayer-performance-testing-consistent-coverage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/sprayers/sprayer-performance-testing-consistent-coverage#comments Sprayers Sprayers Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:34:00 +0000 78091 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Photo: Mark Moore</p> New Product Monday: Loader enhancements, stackable tools, bale wrappers and more http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-product-monday-loader-enhancements-stackable-tools-bale-wrappers-and-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">New Product Monday launches as way to share new innovative products, technology and tools with farmers.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> 3 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-product-monday-loader-enhancements-stackable-tools-bale-wrappers-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-product-monday-loader-enhancements-stackable-tools-bale-wrappers-and-more#comments Farm Equipment Equipment & Supplies Mon, 20 Apr 2015 18:10:00 +0000 78051 at http://farmindustrynews.com About that Apple Watch…I'm waiting http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/about-apple-watch-im-waiting <div class="node-body blog-body">I have a saying I use - appropriate technology appropriately applied - that guides me when new stuff comes out. It helps keep me out of trouble.</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/about-apple-watch-im-waiting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/about-apple-watch-im-waiting#comments Farm Equipment Companies Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:04:00 +0000 78041 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The toughest competition for the Apple Watch may be the lowly sport watch, especially for those who wear a watch while working, not as a fashion statement. First-generation Apple Watch doesn&#39;t meet minimum durability needs.</p> Certified pre-owned machine programs grow http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/certified-pre-owned-machine-programs-grow <div class="node-body article-body">New and expanding programs are announced, we offer a comparison guide to show what's available from the major manufacturers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/certified-pre-owned-machine-programs-grow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/certified-pre-owned-machine-programs-grow#comments Farm Equipment Companies Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:49:00 +0000 78021 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Every major manufacturer offers at certified pre-owned program for key products in the line. This roundup offers a look at those programs and what is included.</p> Images: Agco, Case IH, Claas, John Deere, New Holland Insider with Kubota http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/insider-kubota <div class="node-body article-body">Todd Stucke takes on the sales and marketing role for Kubota with plenty of opportunities ahead.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/insider-kubota" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/insider-kubota#comments Farm Equipment Farm Equipment Mon, 13 Apr 2015 18:51:00 +0000 78001 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Todd Stucke, Kubota&rsquo;s new vice president of sales, marketing and product support, shares thoughts on the market and Kubota&rsquo;s future.</p> Willie Vogt ABC show recreates farmer’s grain bin entrapment http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/abc-show-recreates-farmer-s-grain-bin-entrapment <div class="node-body blog-body">Team FIN farmer Daryl Bridenbaugh watched an ABC show featuring a reenactment of a farmer's grain bin entrapment and shares thoughts on the episode.</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/abc-show-recreates-farmer-s-grain-bin-entrapment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/abc-show-recreates-farmer-s-grain-bin-entrapment#comments Farm Equipment Bins Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 13 Apr 2015 18:11:00 +0000 77991 at http://farmindustrynews.com Kinze multi-hybrid planters at work http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/kinze-multi-hybrid-planters-work <div class="field-byline"> Josh Flint, Prairie Farmer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Previously, multi-hybrid planting was in the concept phase. This year, Beck’s Hybrids and Kinze have made it commercially available.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/kinze-multi-hybrid-planters-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/kinze-multi-hybrid-planters-work#comments Planters Planters Mon, 06 Apr 2015 15:37:00 +0000 77921 at http://farmindustrynews.com Josh Flint Essential Tech: Bearings http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/essential-tech-bearings <div class="node-body article-body">Better seals are making bearings maintenance-free.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/essential-tech-bearings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/essential-tech-bearings#comments Farm Equipment Equipment & Supplies Mon, 06 Apr 2015 14:01:00 +0000 77911 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Plain bearings, or bushings, like those shown here by GGB Bearings, are commonly used on farm equipment. The one being held is greaseless.</p> Illustration courtesy of Peer Bearing Co.; Photos: Peer Bearing Co., Jodie Wehrspann Krone launches new balers, mowers and tedders http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/krone-launches-new-balers-mowers-and-tedders <div class="node-body article-body">Krone is by pouring millions of dollars into a new technology center and expanded manufacturing and warehouse facilities in Europe and the United States. And at a recent dealer event, several new products were launched.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/krone-launches-new-balers-mowers-and-tedders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/krone-launches-new-balers-mowers-and-tedders#comments Hay Farm Equipment Thu, 02 Apr 2015 18:19:00 +0000 77891 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Krone&#39;s Comprima baler line</p>