Row Crop Tractors http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6241/more en New tractor retrofit package eliminates need for driver http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/new-tractor-retrofit-package-eliminates-need-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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/new-tractor-retrofit-package-eliminates-need-driver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/new-tractor-retrofit-package-eliminates-need-driver#comments Row Crop Tractors Auto Guidance Precision Guidance Wed, 03 Feb 2016 09:52:00 +0000 81861 at http://farmindustrynews.com <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 Top 10 galleries of 2015 http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/top-10-galleries-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">New tools and products highlight a year of innovation for agriculture, from new tractors to game-changing technologies, we covered a wide range of information.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/top-10-galleries-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/top-10-galleries-2015#comments Precision guidance Trucks/pickups ATV/UV Row Crop Tractors Variable rate Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors Combines Precision Farming Companies Crops Events Practices and Systems Thu, 24 Dec 2015 12:29:00 +0000 81451 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>From new tractors to new pickups, the 2015 roundup of top 10 galleries covers a wide range of farm technologies.</p> Driverless tractor getting closer to farms http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/driverless-tractor-getting-closer-farms <div class="node-body blog-body">Autonomous Tractor Company announces first sale of its diesel-electric hybrid powertrain - called eDrive - to Family Farms Group. The powertrain is an enabling technology behind giving tractors autonomous control.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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/driverless-tractor-getting-closer-farms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/driverless-tractor-getting-closer-farms#comments Row Crop Tractors Precision Guidance Farm Industry News Blog Sat, 31 Oct 2015 08:58:00 +0000 80791 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Automated Tractor Corporation&#39;s eDrive system offers a path to autonomous tractor operation. The firm has sold its first system to an Illinois-based group.</p> High-speed tractor that breaks 40 mph http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/high-speed-tractor-breaks-40-mph <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Back in 2000, we did a story on high-speed tractors called <a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/breaking-speed-barrier">&ldquo;Breaking the speed barrier.&rdquo;</a> In the article,&nbsp;JCB was credited for&nbsp;holding the record of for the fastest tractor, capable of achieving speeds up to 40 mph.</p></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/high-speed-tractor-breaks-40-mph" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/high-speed-tractor-breaks-40-mph#comments Row Crop Tractors Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors Row Crop Tractors Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:57:00 +0000 77781 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The Trantor tractor from England is developed for high speed road and fieldwork.&nbsp;Source: Tractor Wiki</p> Massey Ferguson launches higher-powered mid-frame tractors http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/massey-ferguson-launches-higher-powered-mid-frame-tractors <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Massey Ferguson, a brand of Agco, today announced the unveiling of its new 7700 Series mid-frame tractors, a more powerful and enhanced replacement for the 7600 Series launched in 2011. &nbsp;This five-model series, ranging from 185 to 255 max engine HP, made its debut in Europe. They will have their first showing here in the U.S. at the Farm Progress Show being held next week.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/massey-ferguson-launches-higher-powered-mid-frame-tractors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/massey-ferguson-launches-higher-powered-mid-frame-tractors#comments Row Crop Tractors AGCO Massey Ferguson Row Crop Tractors Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:41:00 +0000 72051 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The Massey Ferguson 7700 Series brings more horsepower and enhancements to the company&#39;s high-HP mid-frame tractor line-up. The model shown here had its debut in Europe.</p> New boosted mid-range tractors http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/new-boosted-mid-range-tractors <div class="node-body article-body">Challenger launches new MT500E series row-crop tractors with higher powered, emissions-compliant engines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/new-boosted-mid-range-tractors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/new-boosted-mid-range-tractors#comments Row Crop Tractors AGCO Challenger Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:35:00 +0000 71941 at http://farmindustrynews.com FIRST LOOK: Return of the Genesis http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/first-look-return-genesis <div class="node-body gallery-body">New Holland reaches back to legacy name to launch new machine. Genesis T8 brings range of new features to market. New AutoCommand CVT features four mechanical-only positions in key operating speeds. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/first-look-return-genesis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/first-look-return-genesis#comments Row Crop Tractors New Holland Thu, 06 Jun 2013 14:17:00 +0000 65142 at http://farmindustrynews.com John Deere Expands Final Tier 4/Stage IV Offering with No-DPF 4.5L Engine http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/john-deere-expands-final-tier-4stage-iv-offering-no-dpf-45l-engine <div class="field-byline"> Source: John Deere Power Systems </div> <div class="node-body article-body">John Deere Power Systems recently introduced the PowerTech PWL 4.5L engine, which will meet Final Tier 4/Stage IV emissions regulations without a diesel particulate filter (DPF). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/john-deere-expands-final-tier-4stage-iv-offering-no-dpf-45l-engine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/john-deere-expands-final-tier-4stage-iv-offering-no-dpf-45l-engine#comments Row Crop Tractors Engines John Deere Row Crop Tractors Tier 4 Mon, 22 Apr 2013 17:49:00 +0000 64021 at http://farmindustrynews.com PowerTech PWL Final Tier 4 technology Manufacturers respond to tractor fuel tests http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/manufacturers-respond-tractor-fuel-tests <div class="field-deck"> Farmers should consider all operating points when calculating tractors' fuel efficiency </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> In our November 2012 cover story, we looked at the fuel efficiency of the new Tier 4i-compliant row-crop tractors over 150 hp. For this latest round of testing, the Nebraska Tractor Test Lab (NTTL), the official testing lab, had to revise its testing procedures to account for the extra fuel and fluids needed to meet the mandated 90% reduction of particulate matter also known as soot, and a 50% drop in oxides of nitrogen, which forms smog.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/manufacturers-respond-tractor-fuel-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/manufacturers-respond-tractor-fuel-tests#comments Row Crop Tractors Tractors Equipment & Supplies Row Crop Tractors Tractors Mon, 05 Nov 2012 15:49:00 +0000 60421 at http://farmindustrynews.com Photos: Mike Krivit Fuel efficiency ratings: Interim Tier 4, high-horsepower row crop tractors http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/fuel-efficiency-ratings-interim-tier-4-high-horsepower-row-crop-tractors <div class="node-body article-body"><p> <a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/site-files/farmindustrynews.com/files/uploads/2012/11/fuelefficienttractor.pdf">Download the fuel efficiency ratings from the Nebraska Tractor Test Lab here</a> (PDF).</p> <p> Tractor makers have spent the last few years designing engines that will meet the EPA strict round of emissions standards called Interim Tier 4, which went into effect January 2011. Now we are getting a clearer picture of just how fuel efficient these tractors are.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/fuel-efficiency-ratings-interim-tier-4-high-horsepower-row-crop-tractors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/fuel-efficiency-ratings-interim-tier-4-high-horsepower-row-crop-tractors#comments Row Crop Tractors Row Crop Tractors Mon, 05 Nov 2012 15:26:00 +0000 60431 at http://farmindustrynews.com Photos: Mike Krivit