Hay http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6201/more en NewHarvest Tec on-baler RFV calculator demonstrated at USU Forage Technology Day http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/newharvest-tec-baler-rfv-calculator-demonstrated-usu-forage-technology-day <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><em style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22.2px;">Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></p> <p>A forage field day was held Aug. 24&nbsp;to demonstrate the new on-baler Relative Feed Value (RFV) Calculator System recently developed by Harvest Tec, Inc. of Hudson, Wisconsin. Utah State University co-hosted the event at their Caine Dairy facility.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/newharvest-tec-baler-rfv-calculator-demonstrated-usu-forage-technology-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hay Hay and Hay Products Fri, 16 Sep 2016 15:52:45 +0000 85341 at http://farmindustrynews.com Spray and hay tool roundup http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/spray-and-hay-tool-roundup <div class="node-body gallery-body">It's that time of year. If you're raising livestock you're not only trying to finish planting, but getting ready to cut hay. And for crop producers, spray-time is near. We wrap up this spring look at tools with some spraying and haying equipment and tools.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/spray-and-hay-tool-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/spray-and-hay-tool-roundup#comments Sprayers Hay Farm Equipment Thu, 21 Apr 2016 09:00:00 +0000 82821 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>It&#39;s that time of year. If you&#39;re raising livestock you&#39;re not only trying to finish planting, but getting ready to cut hay. And for crop producers, spray-time is near. We wrap up this spring look at tools with some spraying and haying equipment and tools.</p> Compact sprayer, new UAV supplier, updated door tech, hay tools http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/compact-sprayer-new-uav-supplier-updated-door-tech-hay-tools <div class="node-body gallery-body">We've gathered a range of new tools to check out this time out for new Product Monday including a new high-capacity sprayer from Amazone that has a narrow-fold design, and we mean narrow. Pulse Aerospace offers enhanced unmanned aerial support for agriculture. Schweiss has an upgrade to its bi-fold doors using a strap system. And we offer up a few hay tools to check out with forage season not far away.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/compact-sprayer-new-uav-supplier-updated-door-tech-hay-tools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/compact-sprayer-new-uav-supplier-updated-door-tech-hay-tools#comments Sprayers Buildings Hay Farm Equipment Companies Chemicals Crops Mon, 04 Apr 2016 09:00:00 +0000 82611 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>This week&#39;s New Product Monday installment covers the range from a new UAV system to hay tools.</p> 5 things you might not know about Vermeer's prototype baler http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/5-things-you-might-not-know-about-vermeers-prototype-baler <div class="node-body article-body">The continuous round baler remains under development but farmer interest remains high in this non-stop haymaking concept.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/5-things-you-might-not-know-about-vermeers-prototype-baler" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/hay/5-things-you-might-not-know-about-vermeers-prototype-baler#comments Hay Companies Crops Livestock National Farm Machinery Show Tue, 16 Feb 2016 20:50:00 +0000 82061 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The Vermeer Continuous Round Baler is still under development, but it&#39;s getting closer to market as users get a chance to run the machine in 2016.</p> Photo: Willie Vogt Tech brings consistency, quality http://farmindustrynews.com/tech-work/tech-brings-consistency-quality <div class="node-body article-body">VIDEO ADDED: 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> <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> <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> <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> <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> <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> <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>