Farm Equipment http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6131/more en Electric planter drive business expands http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/electric-planter-drive-business-expands <div class="node-body article-body">Ag Leader will be a new player in after-market electric planter drive market for the 2017 season. Design built to work with a wide range of planters.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/electric-planter-drive-business-expands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/electric-planter-drive-business-expands#comments Planters Companies National Farm Machinery Show Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:10:00 +0000 82001 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>More companies are offering an electric drive option &ndash; in the aftermarket for older planters, Ag Leader sees an opportunity and will have an electric drive for the 2017 planting season.</p> Willie Vogt Snow, skid-steers and an errant chain http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/snow-skid-steers-and-errant-chain <div class="node-body blog-body">Winter brings its own potential for mishaps if you work hard at it, but often things work out.</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/snow-skid-steers-and-errant-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/snow-skid-steers-and-errant-chain#comments Farm Equipment Practices and Systems Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 12 Feb 2016 04:12:00 +0000 81991 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Snow can be quite artistic when shaped by the wind.</p> Creating an ultraprecise at-planting liquid delivery system http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/creating-ultraprecise-planting-liquid-delivery-system <div class="node-body article-body">Great Plains merges the tech of pulse width modulation spraying with a planter to create a new way to put fertilizer, insecticide or fungicide in the soil.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/creating-ultraprecise-planting-liquid-delivery-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/creating-ultraprecise-planting-liquid-delivery-system#comments Fungicides Insecticides Fertilizer Seed Farm Equipment Crops National Farm Machinery Show Thu, 11 Feb 2016 07:58:00 +0000 81971 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>As this demonstration shows, the steel tub - left - drops a precise amount of material just ahead of the seed (only when the seed sensor measures a seed drop).</p> Willie Vogt Preview of a big farm show http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/preview-big-farm-show <div class="node-body gallery-body">We took an advance walk around the crates, special boundary (police) tape and plastic-covered carpet to get an idea of what we'll see when doors open. We found a few items still under wraps, but some interesting surprises too.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/preview-big-farm-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/preview-big-farm-show#comments Farm Equipment National Farm Machinery Show Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:34:00 +0000 81961 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>It&#39;s pretty amazing what new products you might find at a farm show, like a 2017 Ford Super Duty F pickup that is not available to the market yet. Nice sneak peek.</p> Putting the data together http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/putting-data-together <div class="node-body article-body">You’re amassing more information than ever; now comes the challenge of bringing it all together. And while the vision is there for cross-brand sharing, work remains.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/putting-data-together" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/putting-data-together#comments Farm Equipment Precision Farming Practices and Systems Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:49:00 +0000 81951 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>You&rsquo;re amassing more information than ever; now comes the challenge of bringing it all together. And while the vision is there for cross-brand sharing, work remains.</p> Melissa Landgraf and alexdndz/iStock/ThinkStock The internet, innovation and other foibles http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/internet-innovation-and-other-foibles <div class="node-body blog-body">New wrinkle in online poll creates challenge for choosing a Product of the Year. We're looking ahead after an interesting FinOvation winter.</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/internet-innovation-and-other-foibles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/internet-innovation-and-other-foibles#comments Farm Equipment Business Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 08 Feb 2016 17:41:00 +0000 81941 at http://farmindustrynews.com Wireless camera, new cab options and updated tech http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/wireless-camera-new-cab-options-and-updated-tech <div class="node-body gallery-body">New Product Monday this week offers some tech tools and new products to make your life easier. From the new wireless camera you can add to equipment to a software update for the John Deere My Operation Center, check out the choices we feature this week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/wireless-camera-new-cab-options-and-updated-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/wireless-camera-new-cab-options-and-updated-tech#comments Utility Tractors Farm Equipment Precision Farming John Deere Precision Farming Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:11:00 +0000 81931 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>From new cab options from Kioti to software updates from John Deere, this edition of New Product Mondays covers a lot of bases.</p> Adding to your list of grain handling options http://farmindustrynews.com/grain-handling/adding-your-list-grain-handling-options <div class="node-body gallery-body">There are more tools for moving grain around the farm from carts with improved auger designs to vacs and conveyors. In this week's gallery from the farm shows we bring together more grain handling tools </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/grain-handling/adding-your-list-grain-handling-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/grain-handling/adding-your-list-grain-handling-options#comments Grain Handling Farm Progress Show Thu, 04 Feb 2016 20:05:00 +0000 81901 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Whether you&#39;re talking a grain cart like this new machine from Demco, or machines to move grain, this roundup has something for everyone.</p> Tech brings consistency, quality http://farmindustrynews.com/tech-work/tech-brings-consistency-quality <div class="node-body article-body">A Colorado custom hay producer finds value in autosteering with self-propelled windrower. From boosting productivity to offering a better product for customers, Steve Beitz sees the technology's benefit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tech-work/tech-brings-consistency-quality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tech-work/tech-brings-consistency-quality#comments Tech at Work Hay Practices and Systems Livestock Tue, 02 Feb 2016 20:29:00 +0000 81851 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>With integrated AutoTrac, Steve Beitz&rsquo;s W235 self-propelled windrower creates more consistent windrows for better drydown and hay quality.</p> Ripper point, crop protection, grain dryer, and utility vehicle news http://farmindustrynews.com/tillage/ripper-point-crop-protection-grain-dryer-and-utility-vehicle-news <div class="node-body gallery-body">New Product Monday offers a new tool from 360 Yield Center, added crop protection technology from FMC, Mathews Company rolls out a new dryer, Deere launches new Gator models and Yamaha fires up a sweepstakes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tillage/ripper-point-crop-protection-grain-dryer-and-utility-vehicle-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tillage/ripper-point-crop-protection-grain-dryer-and-utility-vehicle-news#comments ATV/UV Grain Handling Insecticides Tillage Crops Mon, 01 Feb 2016 20:28:00 +0000 81811 at http://farmindustrynews.com