MachineFinder NEWS for Agriculture
- 2016 Minnesota Farmfest Puts Spotlight on Agriculture Innovation
The 2016 Minnesota Farmfest has officially kicked off and will focus on agriculture innovation throughout the week.
- John Deere 6E Series Recognized as Efficiency-Boosting Utility Tractor by BEEF Magazine
In an article published in BEEF Magazine on July 28, John Deere’s 6E Series was recognized for its efficiency-boosting capabilities.
- Penn State’s 2016 Ag Progress Days Set to Have Something for Everyone
Penn State is set to host three days of agricultural activities as a part of its “Ag Progress Days” event, held every year in August.
- Soul and Vibe Releases Johnny Tractor Bedtime-Themed Interactive Storybook
Soul and Vibe Interactive Inc. announced on July 21 that it had released “Goodnight, Johnny Tractor.”
- 2016 Iowa State Fair to Feature Series of Agricultural Education Activities
Agricultural education will be a prominent theme at the 2016 Iowa State Fair, with activities hosted at the John Deere Agriculture Building.
- University of Kentucky Crop Specialists Comment on Successful 2016 Wheat Growing Season
University of Kentucky crop specialists recently commented on the successful 2016 wheat growing season and discussed contributing factors.
- John Deere Historic Site ‘Hammer In’ to Pay Tribute to First Steel Plow and Blacksmithing
John Deere announced on July 12 that it will host “Hammer In” between Aug. 6 and 7 at the John Deere Historic Site in Grand Detour, Ill.
- Cornell Small Farms Program to Host Series of Soil Health Seminars at 2016 Empire Farm Days
Cornell University agriculture specialists will present soil health seminars at Empire Farm Days.
- 'On the Road with Machinery Pete' Pairs with Lasseter Equipment to Discuss Southeast Used Ag Equipment Market
U.S. Farm Report announced on July 11 that they will air a new roundtable discussion featuring Lasseter Equipment during the weekend of July 16.
- Variety Locator and Other Tools Added to John Deere Operations Center Before Fall Harvest
John Deere has rolled out new software for the John Deere Operations Center, offering additional features like Variety Locator for the fall harvest.
- NASS: U.S. Soybean Acreage Hits Record High in 2016
The NASS announced that U.S. soybean planted area estimates have reached a record high of 83.7 million acres in 2016.
- TDA and USDA Agreement to Provide In-Season Crop Estimates for Texas Agriculture
The NASS has entered an agreement with the TDA to begin providing in-season district-level estimates on crop acreage.
- 9th Annual Learn & Play Day Invites Kids of All Ages to John Deere Pavilion
John Deere recently announced that it will host its ninth annual Learn and Play Day on Saturday, July 16, at the John Deere Pavilion in Moline, Ill.
- Inaugural AgriVision Equipment Group Precision Agriculture Summer Academy Underway
A total of 24 high school students will be able to participate in the AgriVision Equipment Group Precision Agriculture Summer Academy.
- John Deere XUV560 Brings Added Versatility and Value to Gator Lineup
John Deere announced on June 16 that it has updated its crossover utility vehicle lineup, adding the Gator™ XUV560 and XUV560 S4 to its collection.
- Reynolds Farm Equipment to Host Upcoming 'On the Road with Machinery Pete' Episode
The U.S. Farm Report announced on June 13 that an upcoming segment of “On the Road with Machinery Pete” will feature Reynolds Farm Equipment.
- Two John Deere Crawler Dozers Win 2016 Red Dot Design Awards
John Deere announced on June 7 that the John Deere 850K and 1050K Crawler Dozers have each won a 2016 Red Dot Award.
- John Deere Dealerships Set to Sell 360 Yield Center Application Products
John Deere announced on June 7 that it has entered a multi-national allied distribution agreement with 360 Yield Center.
- John Deere Unveils Rugged F4365 High-Capacity Nutrient Applicator
John Deere introduced the F4365 High-Capacity Nutrient Applicator on June 1, 2016.
- AutoTrac™ Vision and RowSense™ Now Available for John Deere Sprayers
Deere recently announced that two new AutoTrac products are available to help row crop producers and agricultural service providers out in the field.