Farm Equipment http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6131/more en Digging into the certified pre-owned equipment process http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/digging-certified-pre-owned-equipment-process <div class="node-body gallery-body">Just what goes into those farm equipment certified pre-owned programs? Farm industry News visits a Kansas dealer to get the scoop.</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/digging-certified-pre-owned-equipment-process" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/digging-certified-pre-owned-equipment-process#comments Farm Equipment AGCO Wed, 20 May 2015 12:21:00 +0000 78931 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The farm equipment industry is turning to certified pre-owned equipment programs to help move used equipment. We got an up-close look at how thorough these programs are at a Kansas Agco dealership. Check out this gallery to learn more about how CPO machines are made ready for sale.</p> Things I am doing differently this crop year http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/things-i-am-doing-differently-crop-year <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Instead of using commercial fertilizer last fall I used a mix of compost and lime. I was assured by the person I bought it from that it was the cheapest source of nutrients that I could buy.</p> <p>I told the person who does my spraying to use the cheapest form of atrazine that he can find.</p> <p>Instead of using triple stack hybrids, I planted mostly double stack.</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/things-i-am-doing-differently-crop-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/things-i-am-doing-differently-crop-year#comments Farm Equipment Farm Equipment Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 14 May 2015 17:22:00 +0000 78861 at http://farmindustrynews.com New tillage tool, farm tire rebates, smart motors and more http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-tillage-tool-farm-tire-rebates-smart-motors-and-more <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>This week&rsquo;s installment of New Product Monday includes a variety of tools and machinery for the farm. Kuhn Krause introduces a new tillage tool; there&rsquo;s a farm tire rebate program being offered by Alliance Tire America; an attachment from ANBO turns a skid steer bucket into a rake; and several other new products are featured. Browse through to see if any of the products may be a good fit for your operation &ndash; each has links for more information.</p> <p>Don&#39;t miss out on these recent New Product Monday galleries:</p></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-tillage-tool-farm-tire-rebates-smart-motors-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-tillage-tool-farm-tire-rebates-smart-motors-and-more#comments Farm Equipment Farm Equipment Mon, 11 May 2015 17:18:00 +0000 78821 at http://farmindustrynews.com Blu-Jet's new side dress liquid applicator http://farmindustrynews.com/sprayers/blu-jets-new-side-dress-liquid-applicator <div class="node-body article-body"><p>New for 2015 from Blu-Jet is the AT4020 liquid injection side dress applicator to help growers manage their in-season applications. The company debuted the tool for the first time at <a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/national-farm-machinery-show?intlink=rceoc" target="_blank">National Farm Machinery Show</a> in February. The tool features a fully integrated ISOBUS control system that manages folding, depth and rate on the nozzle injection or coulter knife injection row units. And users can operate with their existing OEM display.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/sprayers/blu-jets-new-side-dress-liquid-applicator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/sprayers/blu-jets-new-side-dress-liquid-applicator#comments Sprayers Farm Equipment Tue, 05 May 2015 00:04:00 +0000 78221 at http://farmindustrynews.com Kathy Graul New drones, traceable bale storage, analytics tools and more http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-drones-traceable-bale-storage-analytics-tools-and-more <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>This week&rsquo;s installment of New Product Monday brings a wide range of new tools and products to consider for the farm, including a new livestock trailer, Belarus made tractors, several new analytics tools, traceable bale storage and a new precision ag drone. Browse through this unique collection of products to see what&rsquo;s new for farming and ranching.</p> <p>Don&#39;t miss out on these recent New Product Monday galleries:</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> 4 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-drones-traceable-bale-storage-analytics-tools-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/new-drones-traceable-bale-storage-analytics-tools-and-more#comments Farm Equipment Farm Equipment Mon, 04 May 2015 19:01:00 +0000 78211 at http://farmindustrynews.com Next-gen farm equipment http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/next-gen-farm-equipment <div class="node-body gallery-body">OEM suppliers provide a sneak peek of high-tech features coming to farm vehicles and equipment. Among them---a new cab display that runs like an iPad.</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/next-gen-farm-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/next-gen-farm-equipment#comments Farm Equipment John Deere Implements Precision Guidance Thu, 30 Apr 2015 16:26:00 +0000 78201 at http://farmindustrynews.com Catching up with a non-stop baler http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/catching-non-stop-baler <div class="node-body article-body">Vermeer continues field development of its continuous round baler machine. After winter testing in Florida, the machine has returned to the Midwest just in time for first cutting. Official launch date yet to be determined.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/catching-non-stop-baler" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/catching-non-stop-baler#comments Hay Companies Wed, 29 Apr 2015 11:07:00 +0000 78191 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Without stopping this prototype baler from Vermeer keeps on making bales and dropping them in the field. In high-production fields where you&#39;re making a lot of bales the time savings could be as high as 50%. Work continues on the baler, launch date of the final product has not been determined.</p> Photo: Willie Vogt Social buzz hits ag company http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/social-buzz-hits-ag-company <div class="node-body blog-body">Online fight over 'ownership' definition targets John Deere, and yes it's more complicated than that.</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/social-buzz-hits-ag-company" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/social-buzz-hits-ag-company#comments Farm Equipment John Deere Farm Industry News Blog Wed, 29 Apr 2015 10:56:00 +0000 78181 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Copyright protections for software on everything you own from a computer to a book have been around for some time. A Wired magazine author takes on farm equipment makers, auto manufacturers and more for saying you don&#39;t &#39;own&#39; that software and have a right to tinker with it. Claims you don&#39;t own the machine itself - not true according to manufacturers.</p> <p><em>Joe Readle/Getty Images News</em></p> Farm equipment makers honored http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/farm-equipment-makers-honored <div class="field-byline"> Source: North American Equipment Dealers Association </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dealers offer 2015 manufacturer awards, recognizing companies that offer top service to their dealer networks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/farm-equipment-makers-honored" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/farm-equipment-makers-honored#comments Farm Equipment Companies Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:27:00 +0000 78171 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>North American Equipment Dealers Association announce Dealer&#39;s Choice Awards for 2015 including John Deere, LS Tractor, Vermeer and Grasshopper.</p> choness/iStock/Thinkstock Sprayer set-up: A crash course on what to do http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/sprayer-set-crash-course-what-do <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Last week&nbsp;we took you behind the scenes of a <a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/sprayers/sprayer-performance-testing-consistent-coverage#slide-0-field_images-78091">sprayer testing lab </a>at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where graduate student Shane Forney and assistant professor Joe Luck looked at issues affecting spray&nbsp;nozzle performance. Most of those issues have&nbsp;to do with how operators set&nbsp;up the machine.&nbsp;</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/sprayer-set-crash-course-what-do" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/sprayer-set-crash-course-what-do#comments Sprayers Fertilizers Herbicides Nozzles Self-Propelled Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:29:00 +0000 78161 at http://farmindustrynews.com