Agricultural and Farming Products

Agricultural and Farming Products, Controls & Controllers

Pump Controller is housed in outdoor NEMA 3R enclosure.

August 28, 2009

Designed for use with submersible well and above ground centrifugal pumps, variable speed pump controller S-Drive(TM) is cUL listed to meet Canadian CSA safety standards. It controls standard 4 in. and 6 in. submersible motors, turbine pumps, and surface centrifugal pumps up to 30 hp in irrigation, and can be used for single-phase 230 V input in rural water applications. Unit provides... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Green & Clean

Herbicide combats resistance issues.

July 28, 2009

Approved by U.S. EPA, Frequency(TM) Herbicide offers broad spectrum of control in bareground areas, making it suited for managers facing weeds that have grown resistant to herbicides in standard tank mix. By modifying traditional tank mix to include Frequency, users can control glyphosate, triazine, and ALS tolerant/resistant species and minimize need for multiple treatments in bareground sites... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products

BASF Hosts More Than 100 Kixor® Herbicide Plot Tours This Summer for Retailers, Distributors and Consultants

July 7, 2009

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC, June 24, 2009 - BASF has more than 100 plot tours planned this summer to demonstrate the performance of the new Kixor® herbicide technology. Plot tours are scheduled from June through September at locations across the country to give retailers, distributors, consultants and media representatives an early look at the potent foliar and soil residual activity that the... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Pump System suits landscape irrigation applications.

June 25, 2009

FloBoy(TM) pump system, designed for residential/commercial systems, is available in Small Variable Speed Pump (VSP) version with flow rates up to 250 gpm and pressures up to 125 psi, and Mid VSP with flow up to 450 gpm and pressures up to 140 psi. Touchscreen controls maximize efficiency and carbon steel/powder coated enclosure has removable rear access panel and lockable door for control panel.... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Materials & Material Processing

BASF Receives Full California Registration for Pageant(TM) Fungicide

May 14, 2009

Broad-spectrum Pageant helps nursery and greenhouse growers control more ornamentals diseases than any other fungicide RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC, May 5, 2009 - BASF Turf & Ornamentals today announced that Pageant(TM) fungicide received full state registration in California. Combining two fast-acting active ingredients - boscalid, an active ingredient newly registered for ornamentals, and... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Software

Irrigation Management Software plans/schedules full growing season.

May 11, 2009

Irrigation Manager v4.0 supports real-time monitoring with irrigation planning, scheduling, and agronomic tools and advice. It helps users budget water required for each plant growth stage and schedule irrigations based on current soil moisture availability, weather/canopy climate conditions, and site-specific evapotranspiration rates. Real-time information is provided on system operation and... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Packaging Products & Equipment

Recaser can run variety of pack-patterns.

April 22, 2009

Featuring stainless steel wash-down construction, PLC controls with optional touch-screen, and quick changeover heads, PakTek recaser automatically removes various products from plastic dairy case and re-cases them into corrugated container, eliminating need to add second line. It can be integrated with Thiele case erector and case sealer to function as automated packaging solution. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products

Habitat® Herbicide from BASF Receives Supplemental Label Approval for Terrestrial Use

April 21, 2009

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC, April 7, 2009 - Habitat® herbicide from BASF Professional Vegetation Management (ProVM) received supplemental label approval for terrestrial use from the Environmental Protection Agency. This label provides clearer directions for terrestrial use of Habitat, in addition to the continued uses in aquatic and riparian areas. It also details the various sites in which... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Transportation Industry Products

Hemisphere GPS Releases New Software for Outback S3

March 16, 2009

Hiawatha, KS -March 2, 2009 - (TSX: HEM) Hemisphere GPS today announced the availability of new supplemental software release for the popular Outback S3(TM). Outback S3 software release version 2.11 includes new features and enhancements that elevate Outback S3's performance to a new level. This latest software enables Outback S3 to be operated in 19 international languages. It also features new... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission

Russia's Increased Flower Production Powered by GE's Jenbacher Engines

February 18, 2009

o Project Illustrates Russia's Innovative Use of Distributed Energy to Promote Local Energy Security o Power-Gen International 2008 o Booth #4600 ORLANDO, FLA.-December 2, 2008-A recently expanded commercial rose greenhouse in the town of Dmitrov, Russia, is using GE Energy's special Jenbacher cogeneration/carbon dioxide (CO2) fertilization system and artificial lighting controls to provide vital... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Transportation Industry Products

Guidance System offers variable rate application option.

January 27, 2009

AgGPS® EZ-Guide® 500 lightbar guidance system is available with VRA option, which allows farmers to apply inputs such as fertilizer, NH3, and seed only where it is needed and at rate needed to improve agriculture operations. Specifically, this site-specific application control option lets user input field prescription map into EZ-Guide 500 system. System reads data, sends appropriate rate... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Display & Presentation Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Display System aids navigation for agriculture applications.

January 27, 2009

Featuring 12.1 in. touchscreen, AgGPS® FmX(TM) integrated display can work as stand-alone manual guidance system or as part of automated guidance, implement control, or steering system. It includes Transcend(TM) technology for optimized accuracy while 2 high-performance GNSS receivers offer GPS and GLONASS L1/L2/G1/G2 capability. Up to 4 external video cameras are supported and optional 450 or... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Software

Software enables report customization in i-Production suite.

January 13, 2009

Report Manager enables users to customize, schedule, email, and fax reports within i-Production suite. It allows reports to be altered to fit requirements: users can hide columns, alter widths, and adjust printing options, and one or many different formats of same report are supported. Scheduling feature enables reports to be run at specified times and email provides a link to designated report... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

ALL-CON World Systems Supplies Pneumatic Conveying Option for Sludge Removal at Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant.

December 9, 2008

An internationally known systems integrator for food and beverage plants, ALL-CON World Systems was invited to be the pneumatic conveying solution to the problem of wastewater sludge removal for Easton, MD, which had outgrown its existing wastewater treatment plant. Although outside its normal venue, ALL-CON provided a solution to transport dewatered sludge to a silo, with special unloading... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Green & Clean, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Wean-to-Finish Mats are biodegradable.

December 3, 2008

Constructed from pressed wood pulp and cornstalks without using glues or resins, Compost-A-Mats suit applications in farrowing and wean-to-finish barns. Measuring 4 x 8 ft in size, mats are designed to compost after use. They eliminate chance of pathogens being moved from one group of pigs to next. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Material Handling & Storage

Diesel Powered Forklift Increases Warehouse Space with KOOI-ReachForks®

October 14, 2008

Harrells Fertilizer, formerly WILBRO Fertilizer, is a long time user of the KOOI-ReachForks. In the mid 90's WILBRO came to Southland Equipment Service, Inc. with a storage problem and looking for help. Harrell's is a leading producer of quality custom blended fertilizers and a distributor of chemicals and grass seed for the golf course, sports turf, lawn & ornamental, and horticulture... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Mechanical Power Transmission

Bearing Unit is used for carrying agricultural seed discs.

October 7, 2008

Offering high load-carrying capacity and tilting rigidity, angular contact needle roller bearing unit includes multi-lip cassette seal, which protects it from contamination and prevents loss of grease. Clearance-free unit features Corrotect® 0.5-5 µm thick zinc alloy coating with cathodic protection, effective against water and weak alkaline and weak acidic cleaning agents. Attachment... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Material Handling & Storage, Services, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Complete Line of Versatile Modular Tanks in New ModuTank Catalog

August 13, 2008

For over 38 years ModuTank has been the leading source for modular tanks in any shape and size or environment. ModuTanks are heavy duty square or rectangular for storage in agricultural and aquaculture applications. Econotanks have similar footprints and are economical alternatives to costly standard tanks. Tanks are available for above ground storage, hazardous material, sludge, slurry,... Read More