Farm Tires http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6321/more en Dinner with Mike at Michelin http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/dinner-mike-michelin <div class="node-body blog-body">Mike Pantaleo, Sales & Development Manager for Michelin North America, talks candidly about the first bias-ply tire Michelin has made in years, the world’s largest farm tire (over 7 ft. tall), and the truth about tire carcasses.</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/dinner-mike-michelin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/dinner-mike-michelin#comments Farm Tires Farm Tires Tractors Farm Industry News Blog Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:00:00 +0000 70661 at http://farmindustrynews.com Mitas reports 2012 as record year for North American ag tire sales http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/mitas-reports-2012-record-year-north-american-ag-tire-sales <div class="node-body article-body"><p> &quot;Mitas&rsquo; 2012 sales in North America were the best ever,&rdquo; said Pavel Charvat, president of Mitas Tires North America. &ldquo;The North American operations represent 10% of all Mitas&rsquo; sales.&rdquo; Mitas reached total worldwide 2012 sales of $592 million (USD). &ldquo;Mitas brings tire manufacturing closer to the farmer,&rdquo; Charvat added.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/mitas-reports-2012-record-year-north-american-ag-tire-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/mitas-reports-2012-record-year-north-american-ag-tire-sales#comments Farm Tires Farm Tires Mon, 15 Apr 2013 21:25:00 +0000 63891 at http://farmindustrynews.com New top-notch tires for agricultural equipment http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/new-top-notch-tires-agricultural-equipment <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Several of the major agricultural tire manufacturers launched new tire product lines and made their announcements at fall farm shows this year. These are a few that were highlighted this fall.</p> <p> <strong>Goodyear IF ag tires</strong>:</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/new-top-notch-tires-agricultural-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/new-top-notch-tires-agricultural-equipment#comments Farm Tires Farm Tires Tue, 23 Oct 2012 18:32:00 +0000 60231 at http://farmindustrynews.com Tire manufacturers working to provide answers to BT corn stubble damage http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/tire-manufacturers-working-provide-answers-bt-corn-stubble-damage <div class="node-body video-body"><p> Genetically engineered corn has provided a number of benefits to producers, including stronger stalks that stand up to higher winds. Those stalks have also led to increased complaints about more flats and damage to tires. Titan Tire manufacturing personnel discussed what their company is doing to address the issue during a company media briefing in Des Moines, Iowa. Titan&rsquo;s Scott Sloan has been one of the leaders of that effort.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/tire-manufacturers-working-provide-answers-bt-corn-stubble-damage#comments Farm Tires Farm Equipment Mon, 07 May 2012 19:06:00 +0000 56101 at http://farmindustrynews.com Valley Irrigation introduces tire pressure monitoring system http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/valley-irrigation-introduces-tire-pressure-monitoring-system <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Valley Irrigation announced the addition of the Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) to its control technology product line. TPMS monitors tire pressure on center pivot irrigation equipment, and it recently received a 2012 World Ag Expo Top-10 New Products award.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/valley-irrigation-introduces-tire-pressure-monitoring-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/valley-irrigation-introduces-tire-pressure-monitoring-system#comments Farm Tires Tools Wed, 04 Jan 2012 16:16:00 +0000 52841 at http://farmindustrynews.com New tire inflation calculator simplifies air pressure readings http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/new-tire-inflation-calculator-simplifies-air-pressure-readings <div class="node-body article-body">Titan Tire, maker of Goodyear farm tires, has a new online tool that calculates the best possible tire inflation for any farm tire based on tractor weight, what’s being pulled, and the speed traveled. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/new-tire-inflation-calculator-simplifies-air-pressure-readings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/new-tire-inflation-calculator-simplifies-air-pressure-readings#comments Farm Tires Electronics and digital equipment Farm Tires Tue, 02 Aug 2011 13:26:00 +0000 49091 at http://farmindustrynews.com New economy-line radial tires from Alliance http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/new-economy-line-radial-tires-alliance <div class="node-body article-body">This week, Alliance Tire Group launched a new economy line of R1-W radial tractor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/new-economy-line-radial-tires-alliance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/new-economy-line-radial-tires-alliance#comments Farm Tires Farm Tires Inputs Thu, 12 May 2011 14:54:00 +0000 47001 at http://farmindustrynews.com 20 technologies changing agriculture http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/20-technologies-changing-agriculture <div class="node-body gallery-body">From telematics to crop sensors to drought-resistance traits in hybrids, these 20 new technologies are changing the way we farm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/20-technologies-changing-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/20-technologies-changing-agriculture#comments Biotech Traits Crop Protection Precision guidance Ethanol Grain Handling Electronics Farm Tires Farm Equipment Precision Farming Auto Steer Biotech Traits Ethanol Farm Tires GPS Grain Handling Equipment Herbicides ISOBUS Precision farming Sensors Telemetry Tier 4 Traits Wed, 09 Mar 2011 16:33:00 +0000 45641 at http://farmindustrynews.com Tire trends photo gallery http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/tire-trends-photo-gallery <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p> See the latest agricultural tires, including one made exclusively for self-propelled sprayers, from the major tire manufacturers.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/tire-trends-photo-gallery#comments Farm Tires Farm Tires Tue, 26 Oct 2010 12:20:00 +0000 43201 at http://farmindustrynews.com Top 10 trends in farm tires http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/top-10-trends-farm-tires <div class="node-body article-body">Farm tires continue to get larger, wider and better able to carry heavy loads with less compaction. Here’s a roundup of the news and trends defining today’s farm tire market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/top-10-trends-farm-tires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/top-10-trends-farm-tires#comments Farm Tires Farm Tires Mon, 25 Oct 2010 21:03:00 +0000 43191 at http://farmindustrynews.com