Hay http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6201/more en 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> Big hay tools, remote-control skid-steer http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/big-hay-tools-remote-control-skid-steer <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week’s installment of New Product Monday includes a new forage harvester line from Krone, snow and dirt blades from Anbo, a remote control setup for a Cat skid-steer, a fan reverser for your Kubota RTV and an interesting way to keep power tools charged.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/big-hay-tools-remote-control-skid-steer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/big-hay-tools-remote-control-skid-steer#comments Hay Farm Equipment Companies Mon, 07 Dec 2015 20:54:00 +0000 81211 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Krone is expanding the Big X line of self-propelled forage harvesters.</p> Bale wrapping, mowing, residue management and website upgrades http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/bale-wrapping-mowing-residue-management-and-website-upgrades <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week's New Product Monday installment offers another diverse lineup of items to consider. This time out there are two new products from Vermeer (we're showing you the prototype), new websites from MFS/York and Central Life Sciences, and Ace pump has a new innovation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/bale-wrapping-mowing-residue-management-and-website-upgrades" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/bale-wrapping-mowing-residue-management-and-website-upgrades#comments Sprayers Grain Handling Hay Farm Equipment Companies Mon, 21 Sep 2015 22:14:00 +0000 80331 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Wrapping bales is becoming a bigger opportunity as livestock producers aim to preserve feed quality as long as possible. Vermeer is adding a new inline bale wrapper to its hay and forage equipment lineup with the BW5500. The machine is designed to give large volume hay operations and custom operators faster wrapping times and more operational control.</p> Catching up with a non-stop baler http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/catching-non-stop-baler <div class="node-body article-body">Vermeer continues field development of its continuous round baler machine. After winter testing in Florida, the machine has returned to the Midwest just in time for first cutting. Official launch date yet to be determined.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/catching-non-stop-baler" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/catching-non-stop-baler#comments Hay Companies Wed, 29 Apr 2015 11:07:00 +0000 78191 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Without stopping this prototype baler from Vermeer keeps on making bales and dropping them in the field. In high-production fields where you&#39;re making a lot of bales the time savings could be as high as 50%. Work continues on the baler, launch date of the final product has not been determined.</p> Photo: Willie Vogt Krone launches new balers, mowers and tedders http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/krone-launches-new-balers-mowers-and-tedders <div class="node-body article-body">Krone is by pouring millions of dollars into a new technology center and expanded manufacturing and warehouse facilities in Europe and the United States. And at a recent dealer event, several new products were launched.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/krone-launches-new-balers-mowers-and-tedders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/krone-launches-new-balers-mowers-and-tedders#comments Hay Farm Equipment Thu, 02 Apr 2015 18:19:00 +0000 77891 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Krone&#39;s Comprima baler line</p> 18 new tools for managing hay and forage http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/18-new-tools-managing-hay-and-forage <div class="node-body gallery-body">The hot livestock market offers equipment companies one bright spot - tools for making feed. This sampling of machines from the fall farm shows offers a range of choices for your operation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/18-new-tools-managing-hay-and-forage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/18-new-tools-managing-hay-and-forage#comments Hay Farm Progress Show Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:59:00 +0000 74221 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Farm shows are a great place to get some &#39;cab time&#39; with big equipment and this year&#39;s events were no different. John Deere launched a new line of self-propelled forage harvesters with a range of improvements.</p> Vermeer rollout offers new balers, tech http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/vermeer-rollout-offers-new-balers-tech <div class="node-body gallery-body">From the N Series baler to that prototype non-stop baler, Vermeer is moving forward with new tech.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/vermeer-rollout-offers-new-balers-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/vermeer-rollout-offers-new-balers-tech#comments Hay Hay Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:16:00 +0000 72451 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>While a prototype, this non-stop baler got plenty of attention during the Vermeer national dealer event held recently in Pella, Iowa.</p> CLOSER LOOK: New Holland’s 2015 hay and forage lineup http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/closer-look-new-holland-s-2015-hay-and-forage-lineup <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>One month prior to the official launch date, New Holland gave media a preview of its new farm equipment lineup for model year 2015. Mark Hooper, New Holland&rsquo;s marketing director for North America, says 2015 is a significant launch year for hay and forage equipment, in particular, which is where the company has its roots. Over half of the new products, and there are 25 of them in all, are designed for this segment.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/closer-look-new-holland-s-2015-hay-and-forage-lineup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/closer-look-new-holland-s-2015-hay-and-forage-lineup#comments Hay New Holland Farm Equipment Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:43:00 +0000 72381 at http://farmindustrynews.com Vermeer’s new round baler works on two bales at once http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/vermeer-s-new-round-baler-works-two-bales-once <div class="field-byline"> Source: Vermeer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new concept machine from Vermeer has been announced today that allows for continuous baling. Updated with video.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/vermeer-s-new-round-baler-works-two-bales-once" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/vermeer-s-new-round-baler-works-two-bales-once#comments Hay Balers Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:07:00 +0000 72251 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The new concept machine from Vermeer is being tested in fields. A launch date has not been announced.</p> Photo: Vermeer The geometry of hay http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/geometry-hay <div class="node-body blog-body">On the heels of the Hay and Forage Expo, Jeff Ryan tells the story of how a couple of hay bales got loose on his hilly farm. </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/geometry-hay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/geometry-hay#comments Hay Balers Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 27 Jun 2014 18:52:00 +0000 71501 at http://farmindustrynews.com