Planters en 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 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 Must-have planter add-on? <div class="node-body blog-body">Is a data logger the new tool everyone must use when they hit the field?</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Planters Variable rate application Variable rate seeding Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 29 Mar 2016 18:50:00 +0000 82571 at <p>Climate Corporation&#39;s FieldView Drive logs data from your planter and displays it on an iPad for use at planting. The information comes from a data logger that plugs into a tractor&#39;s ISOBUS port.</p> More new tools from Commodity Classic <div class="node-body gallery-body">From a guided hitch to a new tillage tool, we found a few more items for you to check out at Commodity Classic last week. Check out this latest new product gallery.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Planters Equipment Crops Commodity Classic Thu, 10 Mar 2016 14:33:00 +0000 82391 at <p>From a guided hitch to a new tillage tool, we found a few more items for you to check out at Commodity Classic last week. Check out this latest new product gallery.</p> One last look at the National Farm Machinery Show <div class="node-body gallery-body">This line-up of products offers a final look at much of what we saw at the National Farm Machinery Show from innovations to sprayers to enhancements for planters, you'll find we've covered quite a range here too.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Planters Sprayers Tillage Equipment Companies National Farm Machinery Show Fri, 04 Mar 2016 04:35:00 +0000 82301 at <p>National Farm Machinery Show tech offers plenty of new ideas.</p> 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> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Planters Companies National Farm Machinery Show Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:10:00 +0000 82001 at <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 Planter tracks, disc harrow and a mini-grapple <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week's installment of New Product Monday includes a look at a popular launch for a track maker, two new machines from Landoll, a mini-grapple for compact tractors and a product that makes irrigation water better.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Livestock Planters Tillage Companies Mon, 25 Jan 2016 12:03:00 +0000 81721 at <p>Landoll is rolling out new tandem disc harrows.</p> Get ready to plant with these new tools <div class="node-body gallery-body">Companies rolled out their best seed management and planting tech at the big farm shows last fall, and you can catch a good sample here.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Planters Crops Farm Progress Show Fri, 22 Jan 2016 04:14:00 +0000 81701 at <p>Pushing for equidistant planting Stine Seeds worked with John Deere to develop this planter with twin-rows on 20-inch centers.</p> 10 fascinating people in agriculture <div class="node-body blog-body">Industry insiders from companies in agriculture share key trends and technologies changing farming. We've rounded up 10 from 2015 to review.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Planters AGCO John Deere Monsanto Bins Precision farming Tillage equipment Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 05 Jan 2016 19:53:00 +0000 81571 at Grain drill enhancement, engine cleanout brushes, new scale <div class="node-body gallery-body">New Product Monday offers a look at five diverse products including a downforce system for John Deere drills, brushes for cleaning out diesel injectors, a new app for soil nutrient management, an adapter for skid-steer tools and a new system for grain inventory management.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Grain Handling Planters Companies Mon, 28 Dec 2015 20:42:00 +0000 81471 at <p>Exapta offers hydraulic downforce for John Deere grain drills</p>