Agricultural and Farming Products

Agricultural and Farming Products, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Services

Trimble Enhances Its Connected Farm Solution with Bundled Packages

September 8, 2015

With Bundles, Growers Can Quickly and Easily Get Started with Connected Farm and Expand as Their Farming Needs Evolve SUNNYVALE, Calif. – Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that its Connected Farm™ solution will be available in Free or Standard subscription bundles to suit growers with varying farm management requirements. The Connected Farm entry level bundle is an easy-to-use free... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Material Handling & Storage

Soil Stabilization Spreader is available with floater trailer.

August 4, 2015

Pull-type, 27-ton SS-2518 is available with 80,000 lb GVWR floater trailer, which features fully welded structural tubular steel frame, walking beam suspension, and 710/50-30.5 floatation tires. Able to work in soft conditions, each pneumatically loadable SS-2518 is equipped with self-contained hydraulic system powered by tractor's PTO. It can also be used with vehicles without PTO... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products

AGCO and Trimble Announce Collaborative Solution to Connect Agriculture Data Platforms

July 30, 2015

Integration Enables Growers to Access their AGCO Machine and Task Data within the Trimble Connected Farm Solution DULUTH, Ga. and SUNNYVALE, Calif., – AGCO (NYSE: AGCO), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment and infrastructure, and Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that they are partnering to deliver wireless connectivity between AGCO's VarioDoc and... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Test & Measuring Instruments

Onboard Weighing System accurately measures livestock feed.

July 20, 2015

Compatible with most tractors, forklifts, and skid steers, Trimble® S1100 calculates weight of hay bales and other livestock feed by measuring hydraulic pressure changes. Payload weights and bucket counts are clearly displayed in real-time to operator in machine cab. With SS1100, producers can prevent over/under feeding, control feed costs, eliminate waste and overage in feed batching and... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Single Trailer Tire and Retread exhibits reduced irregular wear.

July 16, 2015

EPA SmartWay®-verified wide-base single trailer tire 455/55R22.5 MICHELIN® X® One® Multi™ Energy T is designed to promote fuel economy and carrying capacity for regional operations. Offered in 375/425 and 385/435 sizes, MICHELIN X One Multi Energy T Pre-Mold retread is also SmartWay-verified and features Advanced Technology™ Compounds for rolling resistance reduction.... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products

Dosatron International Announces Multiple Fertilizer System Installation

June 24, 2015

CLEARWATER, Fla – Dosatron International, Inc. today announces the installation of a large, multiple Dosatron fertilizer injection system. "We are so excited that one of our customers for almost 30 years on Long Island has recently installed, possibly the largest Dosatron fertilizer system to date." explains Lela Kelly, Dosatron’s Vice President and Horticulture Specialist. "This expert... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Test & Measuring Instruments

Agro Research Institute Guarantees Crop Yields Through Data

May 28, 2015

Measurement System Provides Precision Data on Soil Properties CHESTERLAND OH — Farmers can now precisely determine the efficiency of their land thanks to a new system developed by the Leibniz-Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops. Users generate high-resolution soil maps based on data from a Delphin DAQ system • Adapted from the original, 'Guaranteeing Yields' from Delphin... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Controls & Controllers

Precision Irrigation System monitors and controls pivots.

May 6, 2015

Integrating with computerized pivot control panels, Irrigate-IQ™ enables growers to remotely monitor and control pivots via Connected Farm™ using desktop, mobile device, or TMX-2050™ display. Users can upgrade to partial or full variable rate irrigation capabilities using same base hardware, minimizing nutrient and chemical runoff by applying right amount of water, fertigation, or effluent... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Products & Equipment

Fertilizer/Chemical Injector fosters precision in CEA.

May 1, 2015

Manufactured from chemical-resistant polypropylene, D14MZ2 is designed for Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) – hydroponics, rooftop and tower gardens, urban agriculture, and more. This 14 gpm fertilizer and chemical injector can automate processes to create fine-tuned, multi-chemical mixes with precise and repeatable results. Water-powered unit features 1:500 to 1:50 (0.2%–2%)... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Automated Steering System optimizes crop end-of-row turning.

April 30, 2015

Accessed on TMX-2050™ display for users of Trimble Autopilot™ automated steering system, NextSwath technology automates end-of-row turn process. When approaching end of crop row, NextSwath automatically calculates and executes best possible path to turn farm vehicle around and approach next crop row or swath with implement precisely aligned to begin working. System helps eliminate towed... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Vision Systems

Trimble Demonstrates Its Connected Farm Solutions for Latin America at the 2015 Agrishow

April 30, 2015

PurePixel Solution to be Available in the Region for Crop Health Assessment RIBEIRAO PRETO, Brazil – Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) is demonstrating its latest Connected Farm™ solutions at the 2015 Agrishow in Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Trimble will provide attendees with an interactive exhibit, including touch screen animation and live demonstrations, to learn about the wide variety of... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Installation Kit targets disk-type fluidizers.

April 9, 2015

Suitable for silos, hoppers, and bins, Fast-Fit Kit only requires 2 in. diameter hole to be drilled. Disk-type Fluidizer is then inserted from outside vessel. Alignment plate correctly positions Fluidizer stem for attachment, while retaining cable assists in installation of gasket, washer, and nut. Fluidizer is effective at preventing rat-holing and bridging by utilizing air pressure to move... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Headwall & Ocean Spray Partner on Agricultural Innovation

April 6, 2015

Fitchburg, MA – Headwall Photonics, a leading supplier of high performance spectral imaging solutions for industry and the defense community, has partnered with Ocean Spray, the leading processor and provider of cranberry products, to test innovative technologies targeted at providing Ocean Spray with the technology necessary to improve product quality and agricultural yield. With this... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Material Handling & Storage

Vertical Farming Platform includes LED lighting.

March 31, 2015

Engineered to utilize standardized Strut channel framing system, Vertical Farming Platform will support either aeroponic or hydroponic systems. Solution incorporates Illumitex® brand Eclipse Series LED horticulture light system, as well as related brackets and hardware to support lighting system drivers and associated plumbing. Offering fully customizable design, platform is suitable for small... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Machinery & Machining Tools

Grinder Mixer combines power, smooth operation, and capacity.

March 24, 2015

Used for grinding and blending feed rations, 6140 Grinder Mixer is equipped with 140 bushel tank and features 72 hardened 4-way reversible hammers for high-speed, consistent, and uniform grind. Hammermill (20 in.) operates using 540 rpm PTO drive powered by 50–120 hp tractors, and self-contained hydraulics provide lift and swing unloading auger into place for feed discharge. With standing... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

PIRTEK Burnsville Located in Minneapolis Area Assists with Local Farming Innovation

March 16, 2015

PIRTEK Burnsville was contacted by the owners of Pahl's Market to upgrade a piece of farm equipment. Owners Brian and Gary Pahl are the fifth generation to operate the farm and market located in Apple Valley, Minnesota. A few years ago, Brian Pahl recognized the need for a conveyor belt on his farm and envisioned reusing the irrigation unit to make it happen. In the fall, Pahl's reached... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products

Land Forming Software optimizes drainage and irrigation.

February 12, 2015

With surface design tools and flexible parameters, WM-Form™ helps growers and earthworks contractors repair underperforming areas and extend amount of productive farmable land. End-to-end agriculture solution supports field survey, topography analysis, design creation, reporting and cost estimation, land forming, and verification. Growers can also use solution to optimize water distribution and... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Machinery & Machining Tools

Track Feller Bunchers/Harvesters feature digital control system.

January 27, 2015

Comprising XT430-3 (non-leveling), XT430L-3, XT445L-3, and XT460L-3 models with operating weights from 61,300–72,000 lb, XT-3 Series features 300 peak hp, 8.3 L Cummins engine and 58,400 lb-ft swing torque. Cab design promotes operator productivity, white LED lights promote visibility, and up to 9 hydraulic system arrangement, 2 heavy-duty boom, and 4 heavy-duty arm options... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Software

Agricultural Field Management App includes profitability analysis.

January 23, 2015

As scalable, Web-based field data management tool, Connected Farm™ Field application lets growers manage field boundaries, task data, crop health maps, and precipitation data. Profit and loss reporting feature, which includes usability optimized GUI, enables growers to analyze field profitability and enhance financial decisions regarding their operations. Overall, functionality emphasizes... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Green & Clean

Logging Forwarder offers 15.4 ton payload capacity.

December 11, 2014

Powered by eco-friendly Agco Power Diesel 6.6 liter, 204 hp, EPA Tier 4 Interim emissions certified engine, Komatsu 855.1 Forwarder features smart integrated transmission control unit, optimized power train with double bogie bearings, and cooling system with variable speed fan. Comfort Ride active cab suspension system, using 4 hydraulic cylinders, keeps cab level in relation to machine frame... Read More