Equipment en Equipment upgrades, material movers and refreshed website <div class="node-body gallery-body">As winter approaches, companies are aiming for the 2017 marketing year with a range of new products. Check out this week's New Product Monday installment.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Forage Equipment Tools Equipment Business Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:50:00 +0000 86051 at <p>Krone launches an upgrade to its venerable AM line of disk mowers with the new AM R.</p> Titan International announces the results of first large planting test for LSW Tires <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><em>Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tires Companies Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:01:56 +0000 86041 at <p><span>In September, results from the corn harvest showed that the test plot with the Goodyear LSW Super Singles yielded 5 bushels more per acre compared to the Michelin duals; on average, 179.01 bushels per acre vs. 174.01 bushels per acre, respectively.</span></p> Get a handle on new grain-management products <div class="node-body gallery-body">The fall farm shows had a fair share of grain handling and harvesting tools. Check out this roundup of the latest.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Combines Grain Handling Equipment Events Mon, 17 Oct 2016 10:28:00 +0000 85961 at <p>Grain handling equipment runs a pretty wide range in this latest roundup from dryers to bin sweeps to high-speed augers, and more.</p> Deere announces deal for Precision Planting products <div class="field-deck"> Ag Leader to get license and tech to manufacture key Precision Planting products, creating a new competitive supplier. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With this announced deal Ag Leader gets a range of Precision Planting products to sell in the market. Move maintains market competitiveness for key planting tech.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Planters John Deere Thu, 13 Oct 2016 19:45:00 +0000 85941 at <p>Precision Planting tools like those shown here will be sold by Ag Leader if John Deere can close its purchase deal with Monsanto.</p> Photo: Precision Planting Rethinking the grain dryer heat reclaimer <div class="field-deck"> GSI tackles heat reuse issue with new approach, cuts energy costs up to 30% when temps are coldest. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Improving efficiency of grain dryers is a challenge, but a new system developed by GSI offers the potential for propane savings.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Grain Handling Companies Thu, 13 Oct 2016 18:36:00 +0000 85931 at <p>This add-on heat reclamation system is ducted differently and draws air that&#39;s more dry and less dirty than past approaches. The system can cut energy use as much as 30% during peak drying season in colder weather.</p> Photo: GSI In new court papers, Deere and Monsanto deny DOJ 'monopoly' claims <div class="field-byline"> Joy Powell </div> <div class="field-deck"> With Deere’s proposed acquisition of Precision Planting stalled, the companies insist growers would benefit from more retail outlets and innovation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers will benefit and no competition will be lost by Deere’s proposed acquisition of Precision Planting, currently owned by Monsanto, the companies said in court papers filed Wednesday.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Planters John Deere Monsanto Thu, 13 Oct 2016 16:03:00 +0000 85921 at <p>John Deere and Monsanto have responded to the DOJ regarding government claims that acquisition of Precision Planting would create a monopoly.</p> Photo: Mindscanner/iStock/ThinkStock New agreement between John Deere and Scherer Design Engineering <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div><em style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; font-size: 15px;">Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></div> <div>Deere &amp; Company announces a joint development agreement with Scherer Design Engineering, Inc.</div></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Forage Equipment John Deere Wed, 12 Oct 2016 13:17:48 +0000 85901 at UTV sprayer, new rake tines, mid-row ripper source <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week's New Product Monday rounds up another wide-ranging group of products for use around the farm from compact sprayers to skid steer tools and more.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Forage Equipment Sprayers Equipment Utility Vehicle Companies Mon, 10 Oct 2016 18:08:00 +0000 85871 at <p>New UTV-focused sprayer line available from Bestway.</p> Truck engineers flex their brains for muscle truck <div class="node-body gallery-body">Ram Rebel TRX concept, on display at the Texas State Fair, is an extreme half-ton pickup that offers a range of features that could someday grace a factory-supplied machine. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trucks Business Thu, 06 Oct 2016 18:46:00 +0000 85851 at <p>The Ram Rebel TRX concept truck is a 100 mph, 575 hp machine designed to go fast anywhere...and we mean anywhere.</p> Mastering fleet management on the farm <div class="field-deck"> Running equipment evolves from moving iron to analyzing data </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The rise of equipment telemetry systems allow you to have real-time access to farm machinery information.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Internet of Things Equipment Wed, 05 Oct 2016 14:20:00 +0000 85801 at <p>Real-time reporting of equipment in the field allows you to manage machines on-the-go; and record performance for later analysis.</p>