Agricultural and Farming Products

Agricultural and Farming Products

Greenhouse Company Golden Pacific Structures Consolidated by Rough Brothers Inc.

February 26, 2013

Cincinnati, OH – Rough Brother Inc. is absorbing the Golden Pacific product line. Rough Brothers Inc. and Golden Pacific structures of Redlands, CA, have agreed to merge their products under the Rough Brothers Greenhouse line. The two companies, each with strong reputations for quality commercial greenhouses, have been partnered and competed for years in the greenhouse business. In the past six... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Transportation Industry Products

Commercial Vehicle Group's KAB Seating Will Exhibit at the SIMA Show

February 25, 2013

- Location:  Paris Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre, Paris, France - Dates:  February 24 - 28, 2013 NEW ALBANY, Ohio - Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CVGI), a leading supplier of fully integrated system solutions for the global commercial vehicle market, is pleased to announce that KAB Seating Limited (a CVG company based in Northampton, United Kingdom), will be exhibiting at the... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Material Handling & Storage

Radial All Traction RC Tires target self-propelled sprayers.

February 4, 2013

Made with AD2 technology, Radial All Traction Row Crop Tires are specifically designed to meet unique needs of crop protection and fertilizer applicators. IF- and VF- designations can carry more load at same pressure or same load at lower pressure, resulting in minimized soil compaction. Rated up to 40 mph, tires have wide tread bars for optimized distribution of ground pressure from bar face... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Material Handling & Storage

Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations Expands its AD2 Offering with Cyclical Field Operations for Harvest Tires

February 4, 2013

CFO tires specifically designed for the cyclical loads of harvest equipment NASHVILLE, Tenn.,  -- Bridgestone Agricultural Tire, U.S. & Canada Commercial Tire Sales (BAAG), manufacturer of Firestone-brand farm tires, announced the launch of Firestone-brand Cyclical Field Operation (CFO) Harvest tires, which will be available in late 2013. The CFO tires are made in the United States and are... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Software

Agricultural App automates use, efficiency of crop sensor.

January 24, 2013

Providing wireless data transfer between office and field, vehicle-to-vehicle information sharing, and vehicle tracking, Connected Farm™ app lets farmers conduct scouting and mapping activities from their smartphones and tablets. App can also automatically calculate recommended nitrogen rates for crop readings taken by GreenSeeker® handheld crop sensor. Furthermore, app geo-references... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Software

Operations Management Software offers remote diagnostics.

January 23, 2013

Providing information exchange across entire farm, Connected Farm™ includes Remote Assistant capability, which allows resellers and support technicians to remotely access Trimble® FmX® integrated display using Connected Farm Web portal and DCM-300™ modem with data cellular service. Diagnosis related to GPS corrections, automated steering, application control, yield monitoring, or any... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Transportation Industry Products

Altus Wins Second Large Tender for High-Precision GNSS Survey Receivers in Germany

January 18, 2013

Torrance, Calif. - Altus Positioning Systems today announced that its German representative, Josef Attenberger GmbH, has won a major tender to supply 58 APS-3M survey receivers to the Baden-Württemberg Geoinformation and Land Development office (LGL). The new order for 58 units follows on the 121 receivers previously delivered under a contract awarded by LGL to Josef Attenberger GmbH in 2011.... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

Trimble Adds Boom Height Control to Its Field-IQ Crop Input Control System

October 30, 2012

Boom Height Control Extends Trimble's Solution for Self-Propelled Sprayers SUNNYVALE, Calif. - Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) introduced today boom height control for self-propelled sprayers as the latest feature of its Field-IQ(TM) crop input control system. Farmers that use the Field-IQ solution with boom height control will be able to: - Automatically adjust the height of booms with ultrasonic sensors... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Humidified CO2 Incubator features 27 ft³ capacity.

October 12, 2012

Offering CO2 and temperature uniformity, 2428H SHEL LAB Incubator has triple-paned, heated glass door that minimizes condensation and fosters clear view of samples. User-controllable humidity system, delivering active humidity control up to 95%, is responsive to door openings, minimizes evaporation of culture media, and eliminates potential source for contamination. Other features include... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Crop Sensor assesses health of plants.

August 13, 2012

Readings from measurements taken with GreenSeeker® can be used to make decisions regarding amount of fertilizer to be applied to crops. Positioned over plant and actuated via trigger pull, sensor calculates Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (plant health). Readings can be used to indicate basic nutrient response, crop condition, yield potential, stress, biomass, leaf area, herbicide... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Fertilizer Injector delivers flow rates to 40 gpm.

June 26, 2012

Supplied in chemical-resistant housing, 40 GPM - D8R can inject fertilizers, pesticides, and caustic chemicals accurately with flow rate of 2.2-40 gpm, injection ratio of 1:500-1:50, and pressure range of 2-110 psi. Unit also exhibits UV resistance and features adjustable injection rates as well as graduated scales that promote readability. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Green & Clean

Marrone Bio Innovations Receives EPA Approval for Broad-spectrum Bioherbicide

May 30, 2012

DAVIS, Calif. - Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (MBI), a leading global provider of natural pest management products for the agricultural and water treatment markets, announced today that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved MBI-005, a unique broad-spectrum selective bioherbicide for potential use on a variety of crops, turf and ornamentals. This is the fourth active ingredient... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Construction Equipment and Supplies

Skid Steer Mulching Attachment features full rotation mulching head.

March 22, 2012

Available with 51, 61, and 71 in. cutting widths, Carbide Cutter G3 for skid steers is offered with various carbide-tipped and heat-treated steel teeth to match job requirements. Spiral tooth pattern on rotor ensures continuous tooth contact with material being cut, while combination of 2-stage cutting chamber with staggered counter teeth and shear bar results in small particle sizes and... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment

Trimble Announces Innovations for Planting and Spreading Operations That Add Seeding Efficiency and Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communications

February 2, 2012

New Vehicle Sync, Seed Monitoring Capability, Multi-Product Variable Rate and Spinner Speed Control LOVELAND, Colo., Jan. 17, 2012 - Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today four new innovations designed to assist growers with planting and spreading operations - Vehicle Sync, seed monitoring capability, application management of up to two variable rate products and spinner speed control. These... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Test & Measuring Instruments

Conviron Launches New Growth House

February 1, 2012

Conviron today announced the launch of its new Growth House(TM), an innovative solution designed for clients who require very large growth areas and also tight environmental control. Based on the platform of a walk-in room but designed with the size and features more common to a research greenhouse, the Growth House(TM) enhances Conviron's flexibility to meet the diverse needs of its global... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products

Price Increase Concerning Fertilizer Tubes

January 19, 2012

Due to increases in raw material prices, Sandvik Materials Technology AB is announcing a price increase for bimetallic tubes used in the fertilizer urea industry. The price increase will be effective for all new orders on or after January 18, 2012. For questions, or more information, please contact your local Sandvik representative: www.smt.sandvik.com Sandvik Group The Sandvik Group is a global... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Green & Clean, HVAC

Clean Energy Pathways Teams with Mid-Atlantic Soybean Association to Promote Biodiesel for Co-Firing Utility Boilers

January 13, 2012

Dothan, Ala. - Clean Energy Pathways, Inc. (Pink Sheets: CPWY) has received early support for its concept to co-fire coal utility boilers with liquid biofuel, forming an alliance with the Mid-Atlantic Soybean Association to promote the solution for utilities complying with EPA's Renewable Portfolio Standards (RPS), Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS2), Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) and... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Software

NutWare Nominated for Best Product of the Year by World Ag Expo

December 13, 2011

Nut Software provides an innovative business automation solution for nut industry ATWATER, Calif. - NutWare, a software solution that helps businesses in the nut industry improve productivity and profitability, has been nominated for Best Product of the Year by the World Ag Expo. The software, which has been developed by Nut Software, provides a business automation solution that includes... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Highlights Food Safety in Dairy Applications at the 2011 World Dairy Expo

October 18, 2011

AKRON, OHIO - The development of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) reflects a change in the FDA's approach to safety by requiring food facilities to more strictly evaluate the hazards in their operations and implement effective measures to prevent contamination. Against this background, a team of experts from Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics (SGPPL), a... Read More