New Balers From Vermeer

Kelly MarshallAgribusiness, Hay

Vermeer‘s success stems from founder Gary Vermeer’s philosophy; find a need and fill that need with a product built to last.  With a long history of helping growers put up hay efficiently, the company is now introducing the new 504R Signature baler and the 604 Pro silage baler.  These balers continue to offer the convenience, ease of use and durability … Read More

2016 Hay & Forage Expo Dates Announced

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, Events, Forage, Hay

The 30th annual Hay & Forage Expo dates are set for June 22 and 23, 2016, at the Central Iowa Expo site (CIE), located near Boone, Iowa. “Having the Hay & Forage Expo centrally located and near major highways and interstates makes it easy for hay producers to attend, “ says Matt Jungmann, show director, Penton Agriculture. “Plus, the amenities … Read More

NFMS Brings Producers Latest in Hay & Forage Tech

Jamie JohansenAgribusiness, Equipment, Forage, Hay, New Holland, NFMS

We are headed to Louisville for the 2016 National Farm Machinery Show (NFMS) this week and will once again be talking with our friends at New Holland Agriculture. They have recently refreshed their T5 tractor series to not only meet stringent Tier 4B engine emissions regulations, but to also incorporate a host of new features to boost efficiency, productivity and … Read More

New Holland's Commitment to Cattlemen

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, Audio, Cattle, Equipment, Forage, Hay, New Holland

The New Holland booth at the 2016 Cattle Industry Convention features plenty of new equipment for cattle producers, and the New Holland team is on hand to talk quality forage production with attendees. Seth Doman, Hay and Forage Marketing Manager, sat down during the event to discuss the company’s new series of round balers, as well as New Holland’s long-standing … Read More

New Holland Wins 6 AE50 Awards for Engineering Innovation

Jamie JohansenAgribusiness, award, Equipment, Hay, New Holland

New Holland Agriculture has been honored with six AE50 Awards for engineering and innovation excellence by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE). The AE50 Award Program honors product innovations in the areas of agricultural, food, and biological system engineering. New Holland AE50 Award winners for 2016 include: – IntelliCruiseTM Feed Rate Control System for New Holland BigBaler … Read More

BioZyme to Offer Free Hay Analysis

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, BioZyme, Cattle, Company Announcement, Hay, Nutrition

BioZyme has announced an opportunity for cow/calf producers throughout the company’s dealer network to receive complimentary, custom hay testing and nutritional analysis. Maturity and type of forage, harvest/storage, soil fertility, environment/climate, and genetic variety are several factors that can impact forage quality. The lab analysis and resulting report will provide producers with information on the levels of protein and energy … Read More

Hay Association Visits New Holland Haytools Plant

Jamie JohansenAgribusiness, Forage, Hay, New Holland

Members of the National Hay Association assembled in Lancaster County, Pa. to attend the organization’s 120th Annual Convention on September 24 – 26. As part of the convention, participating members made the short trip from Lancaster to New Holland to visit the New Holland North American Headquarters. “Both the New Holland brand and the National Hay Association are celebrating their … Read More

My New Holland 1st Cut Winner – Jimmy Parker

Jamie JohansenAgribusiness, Beef, Forage, Hay, New Holland

Here’s the next interview in our series on winners of the New Holland 1st Cut Competition. Chuck spoke by phone with Jimmy Parker from Mississippi who submitted this photo with the caption – NH baler so fast…Got finished in time to GO FISHING! There in Southeast Mississippi, Jimmy runs about a 100 head of beef cattle and operates a complete … Read More

My New Holland 1st Cut Winner – David Nelson

Jamie JohansenAgribusiness, Dairy, Forage, Hay, New Holland

Here’s the next interview in our series on winners of the New Holland 1st Cut Competition. Chuck spoke by phone with David Nelson from Preston, Idaho who submitted this photo on his last round during sunset. His family farm of land and dairy cattle has been in his family since 1888 and you can tell David is a proud 5th … Read More