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  • Feb 21, 2012
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    Team FIN farmers find easy-mount loader, rock extractor, trencher at National Farm Machinery Show - Part I 1

    Nebraska farmers Scott McPheeters and his son Clark give us a sample of unique equipment found at the National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville. In this two-part video, they discover an easy-mount tractor loader, a rock extractor and a trencher for field tiling....More
  • Feb 20, 2012
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    Farm Industry News

    Michelin launches new CerexBib combine tire

    Michelin unveils the CerexBib combine tire, the industry’s first high-flexion tire specifically designed for combines. New IF and VF flexion technology is incorporated in the combine tire to allow for 40% lower air pressures than standard radial tires so that the tire footprint spreads out over more ground to minimize soil compaction. Michael Vandel, segment marketing manager for Michelin North America, explains....More
  • Feb 20, 2012
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    AGCO's redesigned Hesston WR Series windrowers for easy steering, more comfort 2

    AGCO Hesston shows off its new, redesigned WR Series self-propelled windrowers that offers a comfortable environment for the driver. The new windrower also features electrohydraulic steering, a plug-and-play virtual terminal and self-cleaning radiator fan to make operating a windrower easier. Jason Wire, senior marketing specialist, gives a walk-around tour....More
  • Feb 18, 2012
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    Major tractor manufacturers summarize 4-WD tractor market trends 1

    What is the direction of sales and the buyer trends for 4-WD tractors among manufacturers, such as AGCO, Case IH, Claas, John Deere, New Holland, and Versatile? See this brief summary, produced at the National Farm Machinery Show tractor seminar by Jodie Wehrspann.  ...More
  • Feb 18, 2012
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    Farm Industry News

    Pump and Meter Solutions introduces water-resistant meter

    Roving reporter Clark McPheeters goes under water to demonstrate the water-resistant Dura-Meter from Pump and Meter Solutions, Arcadia, Ind.  The unit is used for portable refillable containers and features a moisture-sealed construction so that the electronic circuit is impervious to moisture. The meter also features a Calibration Quick List, which allows the user to choose from a list of commonly used products and selected temperatures to automatically calibrate the meter. Clark brings his camera into a water tank for a live dunk test!<...More
  • Feb 16, 2012
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    Farm Industry News

    Case IH introduces modestly priced Farmall 140A tractor 12

    Denny Stroo, marketing manager for Case IH North America, explains features of the new value-based Farmall 140A tractor. An economy model, it is geared toward smaller, practical farm applications. Priced between $54,000 and $58,000, this tractor rounds out the Case IH family of Framall series tractors....More
  • Feb 16, 2012
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    Farm Industry News

    Case IH features special skid-steer loader at NFMS

    Scott Rash, public relations manager for Case IH North America, previewed a special skid-steer loader to be donated to the national Future Farmers of America (FFA) through auction.  The multipurpose skid steer was lit up in red lights and named "Red Power" at the Case IH booth....More
  • Feb 16, 2012
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    Farm Industry News

    New Holland launches three new series utility tractors

    New Holland's Director of Marketing John Elliott talked with FIN Senior Editor Jodie Wehrspann about the company's new utility tractor series, including the PowerStar T4 series, and the TS series. The TS6 tractors range from 90 to 115 hp; the T6 series range from 90 to 120 hp. The PowerStar T4, named for the new Tier 4 compliance, ranges from 75 to 100 hp....More
  • Feb 16, 2012
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    Farm Industry News

    Kinze introduces corner-auger grain carts, planter-IOS capabilities, seed sensor

    Luc van Herle, national sales manager for Kinze, gave Farm Industry News editors a tour of its booth at NFMS, featuring three hot new items this year, including a new 1,300-bu grain cart, advancing from its prototype stage in four bushel capacities of 900, 1,100, 1,300, and 1,500.  Kinze also introduces new planter configurations.  ISO electronics capability makes the new planters compatible with any monitors, including those sold by John Deere, Case IH and others. ...More
  • Feb 16, 2012
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    Trimble Centerpoint RTK offers improved connectivity

      Trimble introduced "My Connected Farm" at the NFMS this week, with Brian Stark talking with FIN editor Karen McMahon. He describes the forthcoming product innovation to access and manage mapping applications in real time, precision farming data and vehicle performance, all in in one package. Trimble also announced products for planting and spreading operations. Vehicle Sync seed-monitoring capability, application management and spinner speed control will help increase the quality of seed placement and improve communications....More
  • Feb 16, 2012
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    Farm Industry News

    Geringhoff concept row-independent corn head - Part II

    Senior Field Editor Scott McPheeters demonstrates the mechanics of the prototype combine head from Geringhoff, exhibited at the National Farm Machinery Show. The new combine head will harvest crops including corn from any direction across all rows opening up the future for solid-seeded corn....More
  • Feb 16, 2012
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    Farm Industry News

    How Geringhoff developed its 'concept' row-independent corn head

    Geringhoff unveiled it's "concept" corn head at the NFMS this week.  The breakthrough product harvests corn regardless of row spacing or equipment configuration.  Scott McPheeters, FIN senior field editor, talks with Wolfgang Drewer and Joseph Jandrisch about their new product entry, expected for introduction in 2015 with pricing to be announced....More
  • Feb 14, 2012
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    Preview of 2012 National Farm Machinery Show

    Farm equipment manufacturers take the wraps off of new tillage equipment, chopping corn heads, track vehicles and telemetry products, among many others, at the National Farm Machinery Show this week in Louisville — with FIN editors Karen McMahon, Jodie Wehrspann, and Kathy Huting....More
  • Jan 17, 2012
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    Download free mobile app for National Farm Machinery Show 9

    If you're planning to attend the National Farm Machinery show, you can download a new mobile app for the show now. The app contains a list of 800 farm equipment and crop companies that will be exhibiting at the show. Kathy Huting of Farm Industry News explains the features of the new mobile app....More
  • Nov 10, 2011
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    Download NFMS Show Smart Phone App

    Editor Karen McMahon describes the new smart phone app for the February National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville -- its FREE for downloading from your app store and displays all activities and exhibitors at the big show!  ...More
  • Oct. 11, 2011
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    National Farm Machinery Show 2012

    Farm Industry News editors covered all 27 acres of the National Farm Machinery Show, held February 15–18, in Louisville, Ky., to bring you news of the hottest products and latest technologies in agriculture. View videos right from the show floor and articles about show events and new products, below.

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