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  • Sep 28, 2015
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    University engineers play role in diesel scandal

    Work done by West Virginia University researchers spotted emission problems that have now created the VW headache, but also shows the value of investing in academic research....More
  • Sep 23, 2015
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    New standard to manage mixed equipment fleets

    Thinking about your farm machinery inventory as a fleet may be a new idea, but managing those important assets in new ways will become increasingly important....More
  • Sep 18, 2015
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    Final thoughts from Nebraska

    Husker Harvest Days delivered three great days for visitors, with plenty to see…and a few lessons....More
  • Sep 18, 2015
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    INDUSTRY INSIDER: Russ Green, Agco director of product and brand strategy

    I remember the first time I met Russ Green, director of product and brand strategy for Agco. It was in the late 90’s,  right around the time of the famous merger of the then-rivals Case IH and New Holland, and Green was serving as the senior director of marketing for Case IH. He was seated at the head table in a lakeside restaurant wearing a dark tailored suit, a striped red necktie, and a big gold ring, remnants from his college years....More
  • Sep 17, 2015
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    Interesting art graces Husker Harvest Days

    Bull sculpture made of odds and ends gets plenty of attention at this year's show. The artist, Dean Holbert, had never made a piece like this before, but his work and love of detail shine through in this unique presentation of the Longhorn Bull....More
  • Sep 16, 2015
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    For outdoor shows, it's the demos

    One advantage of an outdoor farm show over a visit to the local dealer is the chance to see equipment run, when the weather cooperates. And it's cooperating at Husker Harvest Days...so far....More
  • Sep 15, 2015
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    Last-minute touches, arrivals keep things moving

    The hustle and bustle before the gates open at a major farm show may not look hectic to the casual observer, but there's plenty of last-minute setup going on....More
  • Sep 14, 2015
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    Another week, another show

    We're off to Husker Harvest Days, the only totally irrigated show in the country....More
  • Sep 10, 2015
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    2016 Model Year Combine Preview

    In the last five years, manufacturers had to devote much of their R&D dollars to redesigning engines that met Tier 4 emissions regulations. Now that most of that work done, machinery manufacturers can now focus time and dollars to other areas, combines being a big one. Most of the major OEMs have come out with new combine models or feature upgrades for 2016. To save you some time in comparison shopping, here are some company links that will give you roundup of what’s new. Case IH Axial-Flow 140 series combines...More
  • Sep 4, 2015
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    Time to move on, what a great week

    Five initial impressions from a good, hot week at the Farm Progress Show....More
  • Sep 2, 2015
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    Equipment, tech abounds at the Farm Progress Show

    Traipsing around the massive exhibit field in 90-degree heat is part of the fun of attending a farm show. And boy is it a good time!...More
  • Sep 1, 2015
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    Talking about the value of work

    Known for 'Dirty Jobs' Mike Rowe is carving a niche as a spokesman for something farmers understand - work. And he's coming to Farm Progress Show to talk about work and what it means. He says agriculture is one of two key industries, along with mining, that are fundamental....More

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