Enter to Win Lease on New Holland Roll-Belt Round Baler

Chuck Zimmerman

Have you made your 1st cut of hay? About to, weather permitting? Consider entering the New Holland 1st Cut Competition. Following a successful Voice of the Next Gen contest New Holland has launched a new online promotion. To enter, upload a picture of YOUR first cutting at NHfirstcut.com. The prize is a FREE one-year lease of a genuine Roll-Belt round …

Agribusiness, contest, Hay, New Holland

New Holland Now Offers Plastic Twine

Jamie Johansen

Bridon Cordage, a leading manufacturer of polypropylene plastic twine products, is now the official supplier of New Holland branded plastic twine. Bridon Cordage will provide quality twine products, as well as sales and marketing support to New Holland and its North American dealers. New Holland conducted an extensive review of the manufacturer’s processes, practices, testing and certifications which led them …

Agribusiness, Forage, Hay, New Holland

Reduced Lignin Trait HarvXtra™ Alfalfa

Jamie Johansen

In an effort to bring the industry’s first quality-enhancing trait to market, Forage Genetics International (FGI) announces that the reduced lignin trait will be known as HarvXtra™ alfalfa. This breakthrough technology is designed to ease the “yield-versus-quality” trade-off currently faced by alfalfa producers by improving forage quality over a longer period. This provides growers with greater flexibility and a wider …

Agribusiness, Alfalfa, Cattle, Hay, Nutrition

New SpotOn® Temp Probe Offers Digital Accuracy & Speed

Jamie Johansen

Innoquest, Inc., the designer and manufacturer of sensors and measurement instruments, has released the SpotOn® Temp Probe, which was created for large agricultural and commercial operations that require accurate, quick temperature measurements of hay bales; compost, forage and mulch piles; stored grain; and soil temperatures. “The SpotOn® Temp Probe is unique from others in the market,” Bill Hughes, President of …

Agribusiness, Equipment, Forage, Hay, Nutrition