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  • 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 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
  • Aug 4, 2014
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    Farm Industry News

    FIRST LOOK: New Holland rolls out glimpse of new CR combine

    New Holland rolls out is highest capacity combine. Get the first look here....More
  • Mar 12, 2014
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    Product of the Year Walkaround

    The Gleaner S8 Combine was named FinOvation Product of the Year for 2014....More
  • Jul 23, 2013
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    My day with a Lexion

    Wehrspann takes the new Claas Lexion combine for a test drive....More
  • Jul 16, 2013
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    TEST DRIVE: New Claas Lexion 780 combine, new for 2014

    Claas intern Julian Kollmeyer takes Senior Editor Jodie Wehrspann for a ride in the new, model year 2014 Lexion 780, Claas’ biggest combine to date and its second class 10 model.  A 16L Mercedes-Benz engine peaks out at 590 hp to provide power to the largest crop headers on the market. Kollmeyer demonstrates the third-generation Terra Trac track system, which provides stability on hills, and Auto Contour, a feature that keeps the corn heard close to the ground by automatically adjusting to ground contours....More
  • Nov 19, 2012
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    New combine buyer’s guide

    U.S. combine sales spiked in October, following a 0.7% slump in the first nine months of this year compared to the same period in 2011, according to the Association of Equipment Manufacturers’ latest unit retail sales report. A total of 1,768 self-propelled combines were sold in October, compared to 1,218 in October 2011, pushing the total for the year up to 8,383....More

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