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  • Jul 20, 2015
    press release

    New Case IH Precision Air™ 5 Series Air Carts Offer Larger Tank Sizes and Improved Accuracy

    RACINE, Wis. June 29, 2015 – Case IH recently introduced its new Precision Air 5 series air carts, developed to get the most from every plant’s potential through highly accurate seed and fertilizer placement. As the newest member of the Case IH Precision Air seeding equipment line, the next-generation air carts boost capacity and use AccuSection™ section control technology to help producers do more work in less time — and seed with the highest level of confidence....More
  • Jul 20, 2015
    press release

    NT 8000i rate control for manure spreaders now available

    Fort Atkinson, Wis. [July 1, 2015] – Digi-Star introduces the NT 8000i rate control system for manure spreaders. The NT 8000i is a weight-based system that improves application efficiency by varying the unloading rate in proportion to ground speed. The NT 8000i is a closed-loop rate control system designed to provide precision guidance and prescription-based control of the spreading rate in hydraulically driven apron floor systems on manure spreaders using data collected and evaluated in real time....More
  • Jul 20, 2015
    press release

    Unverferth® Announces Buyer’s Bucks Reward Program

    Kalida, OH – Unverferth® Manufacturing Co., Inc., announces the Buyer’s Bucks reward program for purchasers of its brands of new grain carts from July 1, 2015 through December 31, 2015.  Purchasers of Brent, Killbros, Parker and Unverferth grain carts during this time period will earn up to $3,000 in Buyer’s Bucks toward future purchases of select Unverferth-manufactured brands of products including high-capacity grain wagons, sprayers, seed tenders, header transports and Rolling Harrow, Ripper-Stripper, Ripper Roller, Zone-Builder and Ripper-Bedd...More
  • Jul 20, 2015
    press release

    Salford Group Rolls Out New Air Carts and Tillage Models

    July 2, 2015 (Salford, ON) – Salford Group continues to raise the bar in the seeding and tillage equipment sectors with the introduction of several new products this summer. The global agriculture equipment manufacturer has rolled out a giant air cart, the AC4000L dry/liquid hybrid quad tank, and two new additions to its Independent Series line of tillage equipment, the vertical tillage I-2200 and a hybrid tillage specialist, the I-4200....More
  • May 22, 2015
    video
    Corn+Soybean Digest

    AFS Connect 2.0 data usage and management 2

    Joe Michaels, senior director, specialty business for Case IH, talks about the AFS Connect data system and how it can help farmers monitor field operations, as well as mine data for future uses and best practices. From messaging via monitor to monitoring fleets and equipment operation, the AFS Connect system helps you measure field activity so you can improve overall operations....More
  • Jul 11, 2014
    blog

    Is it time to lock in propane prices? 4

    I continue to field calls from farmers asking about locking in propane prices. I think this is​ a​ very smart play and something I have definitely been recommending for the past couple of weeks, at least on ​a ​significant portion of your fall and winter needs. Personally, I think securing 70% of your estimated needs makes a lot of sense at these levels. ​ I am NOT saying we don't have the propane to meet our needs here in the US, because we do....More
  • May 22, 2014
    blog

    $2,000 buys this corn farmer aerial scouting technology 3

    Crop consultant and farmer Marc Burggraff found an unmanned aerial vehicle that can fly GPS patterns with his son’s GoPro camera....More

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