Row Crop Tractors http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6241/more en 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 New tracked Challenger MT700D tractor improves ride, traction http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/new-tracked-challenger-mt700d-tractor-improves-ride-traction <div class="node-body video-body"><p> The mobile track system on the new Challenger MT700D features oscillating mid wheels that provide a smooth ride and improved traction. Conor Bergin, AGCO senior marketing specialist, explains the engineering behind the track system.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/new-tracked-challenger-mt700d-tractor-improves-ride-traction#comments Row Crop Tractors AGCO Mon, 17 Sep 2012 17:17:00 +0000 59441 at http://farmindustrynews.com Challenger MT700D tractor offers more power, lower fuel consumption http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/challenger-mt700d-tractor-offers-more-power-lower-fuel-consumption <div class="node-body video-body"><p> AGCO introduced its new Challenger MT700D Series track tractors in August at the Farm Progress Show. The new line boasts more horsepower and torque with reduced fuel consumption than previous similar models, according to Conor Bergin, AGCO senior marketing specialist.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/challenger-mt700d-tractor-offers-more-power-lower-fuel-consumption#comments Row Crop Tractors AGCO Tractors Mon, 10 Sep 2012 19:22:00 +0000 59261 at http://farmindustrynews.com Case IH and New Holland announce final approach to fight emissions http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/case-ih-and-new-holland-announce-final-approach-fight-emissions <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> And they say it couldn&rsquo;t be done. Ever since the EPA came out with its latest emission guidelines, called Tier 4, most engine experts purported that it would take two engine technologies to meet the required reductions in soot and smog.</p> <p> <em><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/reinventing-engine" target="_blank">For more: </a><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/reinventing-engine">Reinventing</a><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/reinventing-engine"> the Engine </a></em></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/case-ih-and-new-holland-announce-final-approach-fight-emissions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/case-ih-and-new-holland-announce-final-approach-fight-emissions#comments Row Crop Tractors Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors Farm Equipment Tractors Farm Industry News Blog Wed, 29 Aug 2012 14:17:00 +0000 58971 at http://farmindustrynews.com AGCO announces final Tier 4 engine strategy for ag equipment http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/agco-announces-final-tier-4-engine-strategy-ag-equipment <div class="node-body article-body">AGCO just announced its strategy to meet final Tier 4 engine emission requirements. The company plans to use a small amount of cooled Exhaust Gas Recirculation (cEGR) in its AGCO Power engines to ensure emissions compliance. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/agco-announces-final-tier-4-engine-strategy-ag-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/row-crop-tractors/agco-announces-final-tier-4-engine-strategy-ag-equipment#comments Row Crop Tractors Tier 4 Wed, 11 Jul 2012 20:45:00 +0000 57871 at http://farmindustrynews.com