Equipment http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/taxonomy/term/6041/more en Corn hybrid choice paired with management zones can boost yield http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/corn-hybrid-choice-paired-management-zones-can-boost-yield <div class="field-deck"> Ohio farmer planted offense and defense hybrids by management zones to boost corn yields 13 bushels/acre. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Although an unusually wet spring led to less-than-ideal-growing conditions on his Delaware, Ohio, farm, Jim Case says the new multi-hybrid planting system proved that planting both offensive and defensive hybrids in the same corn fields is a money-maker. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/corn-hybrid-choice-paired-management-zones-can-boost-yield" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/corn-hybrid-choice-paired-management-zones-can-boost-yield#comments Corn Equipment Seed corn planting Fri, 29 Jan 2016 23:13:00 +0000 102821 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com <p>The offensive hybrid remains green in this multi-hybrid field, while the defensive hybrid is turning brown. The reddish area on the right suffered early water damage. Two brown squares in the center background are yield comparison plots.&nbsp;</p> PhotoP Alex Johnson, Beck’s Hybrids CSD75: Soybean Digest –1950s Advertising: John Deere, Allis-Chalmers, Cargill http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/csd75-soybean-digest-1950s-advertising-john-deere-allis-chalmers-cargill <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 1950s, CSD advertisers offered a lot to readers. From combines and tractors to an inoculant, vacuum and solvents, check out these products from Phillips Solvents, John Deere, Cargill, Allis-Chalmers and more.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/csd75-soybean-digest-1950s-advertising-john-deere-allis-chalmers-cargill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/csd75-soybean-digest-1950s-advertising-john-deere-allis-chalmers-cargill#comments Equipment Soybeans Management Fri, 15 Jan 2016 19:47:00 +0000 102621 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Can twin-row corn payoff? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/can-twin-row-corn-payoff <div class="field-deck"> Northern farmer believes twin-row planting will help him compete. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Marty Derks is on a mission to maximize corn and soybean yields in a harsh climate. Twin-row planting combined with precise seed placement are enabling higher planting rates in corn and lower rates in soybeans. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/can-twin-row-corn-payoff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/can-twin-row-corn-payoff#comments Corn Equipment Soybeans corn planting soybean planting Mon, 14 Dec 2015 14:12:00 +0000 102251 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com <p>Marty Derks precision-placement twin-row planter lets him adjust his seed planting rate up (corn) or down (soybeans) with full confidence 99% singulation will maximize opportunity for every seed.</p> Photo: Marty Derks Best galleries of 2015: New tractors, mobile apps for farming, tillage, land values, soil fertility and more http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/best-galleries-2015-new-tractors-mobile-apps-farming-tillage-land-values-soil-fertility-an <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>As farmers worked hard in 2015 to produce crops, we worked hard to bring you the best stories and information to help you farm smarter, and be more profitable. From new farm equipment to mobile apps to use on the farm, soil fertility tips to land values and other tips to make harvest better, we've offered a plethora of information in our galleries this year. Here are the top galleries for 2015.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/best-galleries-2015-new-tractors-mobile-apps-farming-tillage-land-values-soil-fertility-an" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/best-galleries-2015-new-tractors-mobile-apps-farming-tillage-land-values-soil-fertility-an#comments Corn Equipment Fertilizer Precision Ag Soybeans Tillage corn production soybean production Fri, 11 Dec 2015 22:48:00 +0000 102231 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Tax implications of leasing vs. purchasing farm equipment http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/tax-implications-leasing-vs-purchasing-farm-equipment <div class="field-byline"> By Tina Barrett, executive director, Nebraska Farm Business, Inc. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Many factors in the agricultural economy are leading farmers to consider leasing new equipment purchases instead of an outright purchase. It’s important to consider both the pros and cons to this decision and consider what effect lease vs. purchase decisions have on the tax return.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/tax-implications-leasing-vs-purchasing-farm-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/tax-implications-leasing-vs-purchasing-farm-equipment#comments Equipment Buying/Purchasing Fri, 27 Nov 2015 16:36:00 +0000 102031 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Hagie Manufacturing Introduces New 2016 DTS10 for the Next Generation of Applicators http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/hagie-manufacturing-introduces-new-2016-dts10-next-generation-applicators <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>Clarion, Iowa </strong>&ndash; Hagie Mfg. has introduced to the market the newest and most innovative member of its product family, the 2016 DTS10. Designed for the next generation of applicators, this lightweight, yet rugged self-propelled sprayer delivers to the market a state-of-the-art machine designed with the capability to widen the application window and maximize productivity.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/hagie-manufacturing-introduces-new-2016-dts10-next-generation-applicators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment Tue, 17 Nov 2015 05:00:00 +0000 101591 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com My New Holland Mobile App Provides Valuable Resources to Operators http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/my-new-holland-mobile-app-provides-valuable-resources-operators <div class="node-body press_release-body"><table border="1" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="600"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width:800px;"> <p>New Holland, Pa. - October 15, 2015 -- In 2014, New Holland launched an online community dedicated to the agricultural world called My New Holland, <a href="http://www.mynewholland.com/">www.MyNewHolland.com</a>. Open to all farmers and everyone with an interest in farming, My New Holland is a personalized space for New Holland customers to view and contribute to farming-related discussions and access premium contests and services.</p></td></tr></tbody></table></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/my-new-holland-mobile-app-provides-valuable-resources-operators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment Tue, 17 Nov 2015 05:00:00 +0000 101621 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Kinze Presents “Blue Verified Planters” Program and “Kinze Year End Savings Event” http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/kinze-presents-blue-verified-planters-program-and-kinze-year-end-savings-event <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>WILLIAMSBURG, Iowa </strong>&ndash;<strong> (October 27, 2015)</strong> &ndash; <a href="http://www.kinze.com/">Kinze<sup>&reg;</sup> Manufacturing</a>, Inc. announces two new programs to help farmers save up to $13,750 on qualifying new planters, $10,000 on qualifying new grain cart purchases, and receive a one-season warranty on the purchase of qualifying used Kinze 3000 series planters.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/kinze-presents-blue-verified-planters-program-and-kinze-year-end-savings-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment Tue, 17 Nov 2015 05:00:00 +0000 101701 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com John Deere and The Climate Corporation Expand Precision and Digital Agriculture Options for Farmers http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/john-deere-and-climate-corporation-expand-precision-and-digital-agriculture-options-far <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>MOLINE, IL and SAN FRANCISCO, CA (November 3, 2015) - Deere &amp; Company (NYSE: DE) and The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), have signed definitive agreements for Deere to acquire the Precision Planting LLC equipment business and to enable exclusive near real-time data connectivity between certain John Deere farm equipment and the Climate FieldView<sup>TM</sup> platform. The agreements represent the industry&rsquo;s first and only near real-time in-cab wireless connection to John Deere equipment by a third party.

</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/john-deere-and-climate-corporation-expand-precision-and-digital-agriculture-options-far" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment Precision Ag Tue, 17 Nov 2015 05:00:00 +0000 101721 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com New Drago GT Corn Head features QuadSuspension™ “ear shocks” to maximize harvest. http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/new-drago-gt-corn-head-features-quadsuspension-ear-shocks-maximize-harvest <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Drago has introduced a new corn head representing the latest evolution in corn harvest technology. Called the Drago GT, the new corn head features multiple industry firsts and a singular focus of capturing maximum yield and return.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/new-drago-gt-corn-head-features-quadsuspension-ear-shocks-maximize-harvest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Equipment Tue, 17 Nov 2015 05:00:00 +0000 101851 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com