Tires http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6321/more en Titan International announces the results of first large planting test for LSW Tires http://farmindustrynews.com/tires/titan-international-announces-results-first-large-planting-test-lsw-tires <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><em>Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tires/titan-international-announces-results-first-large-planting-test-lsw-tires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tires Companies Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:01:56 +0000 86041 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p><span>In September, results from the corn harvest showed that the test plot with the Goodyear LSW Super Singles yielded 5 bushels more per acre compared to the Michelin duals; on average, 179.01 bushels per acre vs. 174.01 bushels per acre, respectively.</span></p> Product demo: Central tire inflation system http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/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="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/product-demo-central-tire-inflation-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/product-demo-central-tire-inflation-system#comments Tires Tractors Equipment Companies National Farm Machinery Show Tue, 23 Feb 2016 19:53:00 +0000 82191 at http://farmindustrynews.com <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> Some motoring assistance http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/some-motoring-assistance <div class="node-body blog-body">It's logging season on the farm in Iowa, and Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan helps out a stranded logger with some major tire troubles.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/some-motoring-assistance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/some-motoring-assistance#comments Tires Farm Tires Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 01 Dec 2014 18:52:00 +0000 74601 at http://farmindustrynews.com 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> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/dinner-mike-michelin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/dinner-mike-michelin#comments 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> <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 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> <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 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> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-tires/tire-manufacturers-working-provide-answers-bt-corn-stubble-damage#comments 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> <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 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> <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 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> <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 Tires Farm Tires Inputs Thu, 12 May 2011 14:54:00 +0000 47001 at http://farmindustrynews.com