Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6251/more en FIRST LOOK: Versatile tractor on tracks? http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/first-look-versatile-tractor-tracks <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> <em>Farm Industry News</em> received an anonymous tip last month that Versatile would be coming out with a high-horsepower tractor on tracks. Well, now we have some proof that such a tractor exists.</p> <p> You Tube clips shot two weeks ago at the 2013 Versatile Dealer Meeting in Palm Springs, Calif., showed a Versatile tractor on tracks, an unprecedented move made by the Canadian company Buhler Industries, Versatile&rsquo;s parent company.&nbsp;</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/first-look-versatile-tractor-tracks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/first-look-versatile-tractor-tracks#comments Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors Versatile Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors Tracked Tractors Tractors Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 11 Mar 2013 13:49:00 +0000 63211 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 Case IH unveils row-crop tractor on tracks http://farmindustrynews.com/four-wheel-drive-tractors/case-ih-unveils-row-crop-tractor-tracks <div class="node-body article-body"><p> At a media preview in Racine, Wis., last week, Case IH took the wraps off the new 2013 Steiger Rowtrac, a takeoff of its Case IH Steiger Quadtrac four-track system.&nbsp; The new tractor, configured for row-crop farming, lets farmers pull large farm implements between the rows without running over the standing crop.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/four-wheel-drive-tractors/case-ih-unveils-row-crop-tractor-tracks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/four-wheel-drive-tractors/case-ih-unveils-row-crop-tractor-tracks#comments Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors Tractors Case IH Farm Equipment Planters Row Crop Tractors Mon, 13 Aug 2012 18:31:00 +0000 58661 at http://farmindustrynews.com New Stalk Stomper handles field stubble for Quadtrac 600 http://farmindustrynews.com/four-wheel-drive-tractors/new-stalk-stomper-handles-field-stubble-quadtrac-600 <div class="field-byline"> By Karen McMahon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Crop stubble left from soybeans and corn can damage expensive tractor tires and tracks. Manufacturer May Wes now offers a Tractor Stalk Stomper that fits on the Case IH Quadtrac 600 tractor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/four-wheel-drive-tractors/new-stalk-stomper-handles-field-stubble-quadtrac-600" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/four-wheel-drive-tractors/new-stalk-stomper-handles-field-stubble-quadtrac-600#comments Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors Wed, 14 Dec 2011 20:55:00 +0000 52471 at http://farmindustrynews.com New John Deere 4WD tractor series pushes 560 hp http://farmindustrynews.com/four-wheel-drive-tractors/new-john-deere-4wd-tractor-series-pushes-560-hp <div class="node-body article-body"><p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Among the vehicles John Deere launched last week for 2012 was its new 9 Series 4WD tractors engineered for large producers. The new series, made up of five models with wheels and three with tracks, extends Deere&rsquo;s horsepower reach up to 560 hp with its largest model, the 9560RT.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/four-wheel-drive-tractors/new-john-deere-4wd-tractor-series-pushes-560-hp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/four-wheel-drive-tractors/new-john-deere-4wd-tractor-series-pushes-560-hp#comments Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors John Deere Mon, 19 Sep 2011 19:50:00 +0000 49841 at http://farmindustrynews.com Ride in new John Deere 9R/9RT Series tractor http://farmindustrynews.com/four-wheel-drive-tractors/ride-new-john-deere-9r9rt-series-tractor <div class="node-body video-body">Brandon Smith, product engineer for John Deere, takes viewers for a ride in the new John Deere 9R Series tractors and demonstrates how the new Efficiency Manager feature integrates elements of an IVT into a powershift transmission to boost fuel efficiency.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/four-wheel-drive-tractors/ride-new-john-deere-9r9rt-series-tractor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/four-wheel-drive-tractors/ride-new-john-deere-9r9rt-series-tractor#comments Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors John Deere Mon, 19 Sep 2011 18:23:00 +0000 50051 at http://farmindustrynews.com Walk-around tour of the John Deere 9R/9RT Series tractors, new for Model Year 2012 http://farmindustrynews.com/four-wheel-drive-tractors/walk-around-tour-john-deere-9r9rt-series-tractors-new-model-year-2012 <div class="node-body video-body">Jerry Griffith, division marketing manager for the John Deere 9R/9RT Series tractors, points out the key enhancements made to the new 9R/9RT Series high-hp, 4WD and track tractors compared to the 9030 Series they replace.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/four-wheel-drive-tractors/walk-around-tour-john-deere-9r9rt-series-tractors-new-model-year-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/four-wheel-drive-tractors/walk-around-tour-john-deere-9r9rt-series-tractors-new-model-year-2012#comments Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors John Deere Tue, 13 Sep 2011 18:23:00 +0000 50031 at http://farmindustrynews.com AGCO opens high-tech training center for dealers, employees http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/agco-opens-high-tech-training-center-dealers-employees <div class="field-byline"> From AGCO press release </div> <div class="node-body article-body">AGCO's state-of-the-art training center will help educate and train dealers and employees on the increasingly sophisticated farm equipment that encompasses precision farming, guidance and other new technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/agco-opens-high-tech-training-center-dealers-employees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/agco-opens-high-tech-training-center-dealers-employees#comments Precision guidance Row Crop Tractors Sprayers Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors Combines Farm Equipment Precision Farming Tractors AGCO Tue, 17 May 2011 14:07:00 +0000 47111 at http://farmindustrynews.com Farm Industry News editor lost in Tier 4 farm engine acronyms http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/farm-industry-news-editor-lost-tier-4-farm-engine-acronyms <div class="node-body video-body">Tier 4 engine jargon includes a number of acronyms spoken by Cummins engine expert Jim Branner, Jr., to Farm Industry News Senior Editor Jodie Wehrspann during the 2011 Agricultural Machinery Conference.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/farm-industry-news-editor-lost-tier-4-farm-engine-acronyms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/farm-industry-news-editor-lost-tier-4-farm-engine-acronyms#comments Row Crop Tractors Sprayers Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors Combines Farm Equipment Tractors Tier 4 Mon, 16 May 2011 13:21:00 +0000 47021 at http://farmindustrynews.com Cummins discloses final Tier 4 solution for farm engines http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/cummins-discloses-final-tier-4-solution-farm-engines <div class="node-body video-body">Cummins is the first engine manufacturer to announce its solution for meeting the final Tier 4 engine emission standards in agricultural equipment. Jim Branner, Jr., from the company explains the solution.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/cummins-discloses-final-tier-4-solution-farm-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tractors/cummins-discloses-final-tier-4-solution-farm-engines#comments Row Crop Tractors Sprayers Four-Wheel-Drive Tractors Combines Farm Equipment Tractors Tier 4 Fri, 13 May 2011 15:25:00 +0000 46981 at http://farmindustrynews.com