MachineFinder NEWS for Agriculture
- New John Deere Game Features G-Series Skid Steers and Compact Track Loader
John Deere announced a new interactive game on Feb. 23, featuring G-Series skid steers and a compact track loader.
- Students Across America Celebrate National FFA Week
The National Future Farmers of America (FFA) Week began on Feb. 20 and will continue through Feb. 27.
- John Deere Included in Fortune Magazine's Top 50 Most Admired Companies List
John Deere has been recognized as one of the Top 50 Most Admired Companies by Fortune Magazine.
- Western Farm Show Set to Host More than 500 Exhibitors for 55th Anniversary
The 55th annual Western Farm Show is slated for Feb. 26-28 at the American Royal Complex in Kansas City, Mo.
- John Deere Rolls Out G-Series Small-Frame Skid Steer Loader and Compact Track Loader Models
John Deere revealed four new Final Tier 4 G-Series skid steers and one compact track loader on Feb. 12.
- On the Road with Machinery Pete to Make Stop at Western Equipment
“On the Road with Machinery Pete” is slated to air a roundtable discussion focused on used ag equipment at Western Equipment.
- U.S. Cotton Producers Expected to Plant 9.1 Million Acres in 2016
A NCC survey suggests U.S. cotton producers could plant up to 9.1 acres of cotton this coming spring.
- New John Deere Operations Center Software Release Focuses on Accessibility
John Deere announced on Feb. 4 that it has released new software for John Deere Operations Center users.
- 2016 National Farm Machinery Show Set to Host 850 Exhibitors
The 2016 National Farm Machinery Show, slated to take place between February 10 and February 13 in Louisville, Ky.
- New John Deere Gator™ XUV590i Caters to Outdoor Enthusiasts
John Deere introduced the new Gator XUV590i and XUV590i S4 Crossover Utility Vehicles on Jan. 27.
- John Deere Strengthens Partnership with National FFA Organization
John Deere announced that it will pledge one million dollars annually over the next five years to assist the initiatives of the National FFA.
- MN Ag EXPO Provides Educational and Networking Opportunities for State's Growers
The MN Ag Expo is slated to take place between January 27 and January 28 at the Verizon Wireless Center in Mankato, Minn.
- 2016 Colorado Farm Show Set to Celebrate People, Products, and Progress
More than 300 exhibitors are getting ready for the 2016 Colorado Farm Show, which will be held from Jan. 26 through Jan. 28.
- JD Equipment Featured in First 'On the Road with Machinery Pete' Episode
JD Equipment in London, Ohio has been featured in the first “On the Road with Machinery Pete” episode.
- IDOA Prepares to Host Series of Soil and Water Conservation Seminars
The IDOA has just announced that it will sponsor a series of one-day seminars centralized around soil and water conservation practices.
- 2015 Closes with Record Yields for South Dakota Corn and Soybeans
South Dakota farmers harvested record yields of corn and soybeans in 2015, according to the USDA.
- Deadline to Be Included in Minnesota Grown Directory Approaches
Individuals who would like to be included in the Minnesota Grown directory must apply for a $60 membership by January 31, 2016.
- 2016 Gathering of the Green Conference to Mirror 'Forge to Farm' Theme
The 2016 Gathering of the Green conference is set to take place between March 16 and 19 in Davenport, Ia.
- 114 Locations Added to Ohio’s Historic Family Farms Program
The Ohio Department of Agriculture has recognized 114 farms owned by the same family for at least 100 or 200 consecutive years in 2015.
- 2015 Corn and Sorghum Crops Rated as High Quality
Data shows that 94 percent of corn samples and 92 percent of sorghum samples rated at quality grade No. 2 or better in 2015.