Tractors en New mid-range tractors launched <div class="node-body article-body">Massey Ferguson fires up the 5700SL series, which includes three models, and a range of enhanced cab features in the Deluxe version. It's part of the company's new global tractor lineup.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Utility Tractors Farm Equipment Companies Crops Tue, 29 Mar 2016 10:49:00 +0000 82561 at <p>Massey Ferguson is rolling out the 5700 series which includes an enhanced cab (the Deluxe version) with enhanced display and increased visibility.</p> Photo: Agco Corporation Website spotlights equipment with high-retained value <div class="field-byline"> Source: Equipment Watch </div> <div class="node-body article-body">EquipmentWatch, a sister publication to Farm Industry News, announces its Retained Value Award Winners for 2016. Deere, Case IH, Apache honored in latest list.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Row Crop Tractors Sprayers Farm Equipment Case IH John Deere Wed, 23 Mar 2016 15:53:00 +0000 82511 at <p>This seal can be worn by a specific set of machines as determined by EquipmentWatch&nbsp;based on a comprehensive data set.</p> Step-by-step conversion to make a tractor driverless <div class="node-body gallery-body">The Autonomous Tractor Corporation has a new kit - called AutoDrive - that converts a used tractor into a driverless machine. Here we offer the steps, and the process, for making that happen.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Row Crop Tractors Farm Equipment Precision farming Precision Guidance Thu, 17 Mar 2016 13:34:00 +0000 82451 at <p>Autonomous Tractor Corporation has designed a tractor that can operate itself without a driver onboard.</p> 7 issues on machinery makers' minds <div class="node-body article-body">Farm equipment executives share their vision of the future of agriculture, new technologies and ag advocacy ‘hot buttons.’</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Farm Equipment Tractors Business Practices and Systems Sustainable Agriculture Mon, 29 Feb 2016 22:47:00 +0000 82241 at <p>The Association of Equipment Manufacturers assembled a panel of machinery company execs to talk about key issues impacting the industry. From left: Todd Stucke, Kubota; Leif Magnusson, Claas; Jim Walker, Case IH; Linda Salem, Great Plains Mfg.; and Nick Jaksich, AEM.</p> Product demo: Central tire inflation system <div class="node-body video-body">Michelin demonstrates new automatic tire inflation system, available on Challenger tractors </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors Farm Tires Farm Equipment Companies National Farm Machinery Show Tue, 23 Feb 2016 19:53:00 +0000 82191 at <p>James Crouch talks about the new Central Tire Inflation System being offered&nbsp; by Agco on the Challenger MT900 series tractors, and why it&#39;s important.</p> Sprayer tech, managing data, trailer test kit and more <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week's New Product Monday offers a look at an update to the Hawkeye spray system from Raven, new data management tools from Granular, a test kit from IPA tools to help you make sure trailer connections work, a new scale from Fairbanks, an irrigation nozzle from Senninger and a new grain mill from Automatic.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Row Crop Tractors Sprayers Grain Handling Farm Equipment Precision Farming Crops Livestock Mon, 22 Feb 2016 13:50:00 +0000 82141 at Recapping the National Farm Machinery Show <div class="node-body blog-body">My trip to Louisville showed me a lot of fun items, including a wide range of custom tractors and a host of other useful tools.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Farm Equipment Tractors National Farm Machinery Show Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 22 Feb 2016 11:51:00 +0000 82131 at <p>The special paint treatment for this SmartTrax tractor from New Holland was a standout at the National Farm Machinery Show.</p> Wireless camera, new cab options and updated tech <div class="node-body gallery-body">New Product Monday this week offers some tech tools and new products to make your life easier. From the new wireless camera you can add to equipment to a software update for the John Deere My Operation Center, check out the choices we feature this week.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Utility Tractors Farm Equipment Precision Farming John Deere Precision Farming Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:11:00 +0000 81931 at <p>From new cab options from Kioti to software updates from John Deere, this edition of New Product Mondays covers a lot of bases.</p> New tractor retrofit package eliminates need for driver <div class="node-body article-body">Autonomous Tractor Corporation, the maker of the Spirit concept tractor, shows a retrofit package that will make used tractors operate themselves. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Row Crop Tractors Auto Guidance Precision Guidance Wed, 03 Feb 2016 09:52:00 +0000 81861 at <p>ATC showed a unit that was outfitted with an electric drivetrain called eDrive that will serve as the platform for the autonomous technology coming out this year, starting with a better auto-steer system.</p> Autonomous Tractor Corporation Versatile to offer special edition tractor <div class="field-byline"> Source: Versatile </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It was 50 years ago that the company started making the first mass-produced articulated four-wheel drive tractor on the market. Now it's time to celebrate with a special edition machine.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors Versatile Tue, 29 Dec 2015 19:32:00 +0000 81481 at <p>This is an artist&#39;s rendition of a new special edition machine farmers can order in January as Versatile prepares to celebrate its 50th birthday.</p> Photo: Versatile