Equipment http://westernfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6011/more en Agribiz: Challenger’s new MT500E series tractor offers more power, efficiency http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/agribiz-challenger-s-new-mt500e-series-tractor-offers-more-power-efficiency <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="http://cts.vresp.com/c/?Broadhead/8e8b78504d/303ec71654/4d13d6c16d" target="_blank">Challenger</a>, a worldwide brand of <a href="http://cts.vresp.com/c/?Broadhead/8e8b78504d/303ec71654/5943d90abd" target="_blank">AGCO Corporation</a>, has five new row crop tractor models now available which can increase on-farm efficiency and productivity.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/agribiz-challenger-s-new-mt500e-series-tractor-offers-more-power-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/agribiz-challenger-s-new-mt500e-series-tractor-offers-more-power-efficiency#comments Equipment Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:04:00 +0000 151641 at http://westernfarmpress.com Will hoverbike land in agriculture’s technology ‘toy chest’? http://westernfarmpress.com/blog/will-hoverbike-land-agriculture-s-technology-toy-chest <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>While it&rsquo;s only summertime, all I want for Christmas is the new Aero-X hoverbike. It&rsquo;s not too early to add this aerial hoverbike to my Christmas list for 2017 &ndash; the predicted delivery year.</p> <p>Co-worker Baker Patton at the <em>Farm Press</em> head office in Clarksdale, Miss. sent me a <a href="http://www.aerofex.com/">link</a> on the Aero-X. After surfing the website &ndash; and watching a real person flying the aircraft &ndash; my mouth is drooling. It&rsquo;s time to mop up the floor.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-press-blog">Farm Press Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/blog/will-hoverbike-land-agriculture-s-technology-toy-chest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/blog/will-hoverbike-land-agriculture-s-technology-toy-chest#comments Equipment Farm Press Blog Wed, 18 Jun 2014 23:17:00 +0000 150011 at http://westernfarmpress.com Agribiz - Multi-hybrid planting from AgriGold, Kinze http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/agribiz-multi-hybrid-planting-agrigold-kinze <div class="node-body article-body">The world's first electric multi-hybrid concept planter?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/agribiz-multi-hybrid-planting-agrigold-kinze" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/agribiz-multi-hybrid-planting-agrigold-kinze#comments Equipment Grains Tue, 27 May 2014 19:23:00 +0000 149331 at http://westernfarmpress.com Dairy memorabilia donated to Tulare ag museum http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/dairy-memorabilia-donated-tulare-ag-museum <div class="node-body article-body">Dairy memorabilia donated to International Agri-Center's Ag museum</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/dairy-memorabilia-donated-tulare-ag-museum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/dairy-memorabilia-donated-tulare-ag-museum#comments Equipment Groups & Organizations Wed, 14 May 2014 10:47:00 +0000 148911 at http://westernfarmpress.com <p>A donation from the Sybesma family and the former Ezell Sales, Inc. added some dairy memorabilia to the Antique Farm Equipment Museum at the International Agri-Center in Tulare, Calif.</p> Agribiz - StorOx 2.0 registered in California http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/agribiz-storox-20-registered-california <div class="node-body article-body">BioSafe Systems says the bacteria-fungicide StorOx 2.0 is now registered for use in California.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/agribiz-storox-20-registered-california" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/agribiz-storox-20-registered-california#comments Equipment Tue, 13 May 2014 12:20:00 +0000 148881 at http://westernfarmpress.com DuPont Pioneer, AGCO partner for grower real-time management http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/dupont-pioneer-agco-partner-grower-real-time-management <div class="node-body article-body"><p>DuPont Pioneer and AGCO Corporation have announced a global collaboration to bring wireless data transfer technology solutions to farmers in leading agricultural markets, including the U.S., Canada, Brazil, and key European countries.</p> <p>The agreement will allow seamless interface of data and farm management information between AGCO equipment and Encirca services, the new whole-farm decision solutions offering from Pioneer designed to help growers improve productivity and profitability.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/dupont-pioneer-agco-partner-grower-real-time-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/dupont-pioneer-agco-partner-grower-real-time-management#comments Equipment Fri, 09 May 2014 14:56:00 +0000 148851 at http://westernfarmpress.com Something’s got to give as sprayers, tractors get bigger http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/something-s-got-give-sprayers-tractors-get-bigger <div class="node-body video-body">Tire makers are redesigning farm tires to help them handle bigger loads and faster travel speeds between farms and fields.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/something-s-got-give-sprayers-tractors-get-bigger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/something-s-got-give-sprayers-tractors-get-bigger#comments Equipment Management Fri, 25 Apr 2014 14:48:00 +0000 148531 at http://westernfarmpress.com Water need brings farmers and ag workers closer http://westernfarmpress.com/management/water-need-brings-farmers-and-ag-workers-closer <div class="field-byline"> Don Curlee </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Farm workers and farmers both have a deep understanding that producing food crops supports them both. Workers need a healthy agriculture industry just as much as farmers do.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/water-need-brings-farmers-and-ag-workers-closer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/water-need-brings-farmers-and-ag-workers-closer#comments Alfalfa Cotton Equipment Government Grapes Irrigation Management Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Rice Tree Nuts Vegetables Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0000 148501 at http://westernfarmpress.com Goodyear Farm Tires introduces new Ultra Sprayer VF http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/goodyear-farm-tires-introduces-new-ultra-sprayer-vf <div class="node-body video-body">New Goodyear Ultra Sprayer VF tire can carry 40 percent higher loads at the same inflation pressure as a standard radial or carry the same load at 40 percent lower inflation pressure.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/goodyear-farm-tires-introduces-new-ultra-sprayer-vf" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/equipment/goodyear-farm-tires-introduces-new-ultra-sprayer-vf#comments Equipment Management Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:36:00 +0000 148391 at http://westernfarmpress.com Cannon Michael takes helm at Bowles Farming Co. http://westernfarmpress.com/vegetables/cannon-michael-takes-helm-bowles-farming-co <div class="field-byline"> Amy Roberts, Contributing Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cannon Michael shoulders the responsibility of overseeing an 11,000-acre farm operation during California’s water crisis.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/vegetables/cannon-michael-takes-helm-bowles-farming-co" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/vegetables/cannon-michael-takes-helm-bowles-farming-co#comments Cotton Equipment Irrigation Management Vegetables Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 148041 at http://westernfarmpress.com <p><strong>CANNON MICHAEL is the new president of Bowles Farming Company, a diversified 11,000 acre family-farm operation located in Los Banos, Calif.</strong></p>