#NFMS17 Showcases Deere’s New 5R Tractors

Kelly Marshall Leave a Comment

Chris Lammie is pretty excited about his job with John Deere small tractors– especially the brand new 5R Series being shown at the National Farm Machinery Show. The 5R series features incredible maneuverability with a 12.1 foot turning radius, a comfortable cab, brand new loader, improved visibility and a fully electronic clutch. It also comes with a fantastic lighting package, …

Agribusiness, Audio, Equipment, John Deere

New Holland Rolabar Rakes Celebrates 50 Years

Jamie Johansen Leave a Comment

Throughout 2017 New Holland Agriculture is celebrating 50 years of continuous production of their Rolabar Rakes. I have spent many summers pulling one of these around making windrow after windrow and was eager to learn more about it’s success. George Rigdon, New Holland hay tool marketing manager, said, “We were the first in grassland farming as a brand. At one …

Agribusiness, Audio, Beef, Cattle, Equipment, Forage, Hay, NCBA, New Holland

New Holland Ag Completes Acquisition of Kongskilde Ag

Jamie Johansen

New Holland Agriculture expands implement product lines, as CNH Industrial completes the acquisition of the agricultural Grass and Soil business of Kongskilde Industries. New Holland Agriculture will extend its offering to include Tillage and Hay & Forage solutions under various brands, including Kongskilde, Överum, Howard and JF. The Kongskilde brand and sales organizations, dealers and importers will continue to operate …

Agribusiness, Equipment, Forage, New Holland

Fuel-Quality Tips to Protect Tier 4 Engines

Jamie Johansen

Fuel quality is critical to keep Tier 4 engines running smoothly, and the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) has released a downloadable infographic to help equipment owners and users keep their machines up and running. The AEM “Get CLEAN on Fuel” infographic outlines five key actions that help protect Tier 4 engines “because while the new engines reduce diesel emissions …

AEM, Ag Group, Equipment

New Skid Steer Attachments From CAT

Lizzy Schultz

Caterpillar Attachments has added several new products to its portfolio of solutions for use with Skid Steer Loaders, Compact Track Loaders, Multi Terrain Loaders, and Compact Wheel Loaders, including a Bale Grab work tool and a Cat Silage Defacer. The Bale Grab work tool features a skid-steer-type interface, and can grasp, carry, and place round or square baled material, without …

Agribusiness, CAT, Equipment

New Holland Acquires Hay & Forage Company

Jamie Johansen

New Holland Agriculture will expand its wide offering with new implement product lines as a result of CNH Industrial’s agreement to acquire the agricultural Grass and Soil business of Kongskilde Industries, part of the Danish Group Dansk Landbrugs Grovvareselskab. This business develops, manufactures and sells solutions for agricultural applications in the Tillage and Hay & Forage segments under various brands, …

Agribusiness, Equipment, Forage, Hay, New Holland

Mueller Focused on Solutions at WDE

Lizzy Schultz

The Mueller Milk Cooler is a household name in the dairy industry, and the company has been a long standing leader in the manufacturing of stainless steel equipment for dairy producers. The Mueller Dairy Farm Equipment team made a welcoming presence at World Dairy Expo to talk with producers about the newest solutions available to farmers, and Jordan Blunt, Regional …

Agribusiness, Audio, Dairy, Equipment, Milk, World Dairy Expo

New Holland T6 2WD for Enhanced Maneuverability

Jamie Johansen

New Holland Agriculture understands each year the World Dairy Expo provides an opportunity for them to have face-to-face time with the dairy farmer. This year was no exception with the introduction of the two-wheel-drive (2WD) version of the T6 series tractor. Michael Cornman, Under 140 HP Tractor Segment Marketing Manager, said “The T6 has been part of our lineup for …

Agribusiness, Audio, Cattle, Dairy, Equipment, New Holland, World Dairy Expo

New Holland Meets Needs in Forage Harvesting

Jamie Johansen

New Holland Agriculture had a FR 780 Forage Harvester on display at the 2016 World Dairy Expo, which is part of a five model line up of forage harvesters ranging from 480 to 825 horsepower. Each model is equipped with the widest cutter-head in the business providing a fine crop mat and consistent length of cut and in turn, a …

Agribusiness, Audio, Cattle, Dairy, Equipment, Forage, New Holland, Nutrition, World Dairy Expo

Portable Manure Separation For Concentrated Dairies

Jamie Johansen

Bauer North America, a supplier of irrigation and waste management solutions for dairy producers in the United States and Canada, has introduced the Bauer Plug and Play Portable Manure Separator. “The Plug and Play Manure Separator is a portable, space-saving option for dairies with high animal density but limited space,” said company representative, Robert Hultgren. “It allows dairy farmers the …

Agribusiness, Cattle, Dairy, Equipment