Agricultural and Farming Products

Agricultural and Farming Products, Machinery & Machining Tools

Squeeze Style Harvesting Head suits final felling applications.

November 7, 2014

Able to handle crooked trees and tough branches, S132 has recommended DBH working range of 6–17 in. dia and max cutting diameter of 28.3 in. Swing damping/braking system, 360º rotator, and 128º tilt link angle accelerate feeding and reduce head frame stress when harvesting/reaching on downhill slopes. Features include 4 moveable delimbing knives; fifth delimbing knife in bottom of frame;... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products

Roadside Management Herbicide simplifies weed control.

October 30, 2014

Offering versatility for warm-season vegetation management on roadsides, Derigo™ controls invasive grasses and broadleaf weeds while promoting healthy grass cover. This post-emergent herbicide, approved for use around trees and ornamental species, is effective against 30+ species of undesirable grasses as well as 100+ broadleaf weeds. Solution also provides seed head and plant growth... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products

Feed Formulation Software delivers real-time data visibility.

September 19, 2014

With Brill® Formulation v2.6, animal nutritionists and feed formulators can better manage complex and rapidly changing information required to create high-quality, accurate formulas. Users can compare differences between formulas to minimize errors, save time by viewing multiple formulas at once in summary reports, and formulate faster by monitoring premix levels and breakdown of premix... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Material Handling & Storage

Trimble Conducts Live Demonstrations of NextSwath End of Row Turns with Automatic Implement Compensation for Agriculture

September 3, 2014

Cutting-Edge Technology Eliminates Undershooting or Overshooting the Intended Path to Increase Efficiency, Reduce Fuel Costs and Prevent Crop Damage BOONE, Iowa – Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that it is conducting live demonstrations of its cutting-edge NextSwath™ end of row turn technology at the Farm Progress Show in Boone, Iowa. Trimble's NextSwath with implement... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Software

Rainfall Monitoring Solution helps farmers make decisions.

August 29, 2014

Part of Connected Farm™ web-based solution, RainWave® Contour Map functionality maps precise rainfall amounts within entire field or farm, enabling farmer or trusted advisor to make optimized management decisions for irrigation planning, resource deployment, and timing of applications for nutrient and pest management. Farmers can access color-coded rainfall contour maps on demand via PC,... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Software

Web-Based Management Software aids decisions about farm operation.

August 28, 2014

Connected Farm™ provides farmers with access to information about factors impacting farm operations. Respectively targeting farmers and their advisors, Connected Farm Field/Advisor field data management tools allow management of field information and offer tools for ordering, managing, and viewing PurePixel™ crop health maps and RainWave® Contour Maps. Advisor application allows for... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Transportation Industry Products

Automated Steering System offers line acquisition technology.

August 13, 2014

Available for Autopilot™ automated steering system, Trimble® OnSwatch technology minimizes time lost turning at end of row by enabling vehicle to make tighter turn and approach next line, or crop row, faster. Users can customize line acquisition to vehicle, operation, and operator preference including adjusting turn angle, approach angle, and speed. Using OnSwath, farmers can cut idle... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Material Handling & Storage

Bags2Bulk Project will Enhance Zambia's Food Security through Improved Grain Storage and Reduced Post-Harvest Losses

August 11, 2014

LUSAKA, Zambia — AGCO (Your Agriculture Company, NYSE:AGCO) (http://www.agcocorp.com), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, has launched a partnership with Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation (a US Agency for International Development-funded program) to reduce post-maize harvest losses and improve grain handling in... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products

Agronomic Service provides vegetation health monitoring.

June 27, 2014

Part of Connected Farm™ solution, PurePixel™ Precision Vegetation Health Solution offers specialized processing of multi-spectral images used for crop health analysis. Field images provide farmers and advisors with visual representation of selected field's crop health or maturity level based on color-coded index. Since PurePixel filters out non-crop artifacts such as soil, shadows, and... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Services

Agronomic Service provides 3-D soil mapping and analysis.

June 11, 2014

Part of Connected Farm™ solution, Soil Information System™ provides farmers and advisors with in-depth 3-D soil data they can use to make informed decisions about crop production goals. Technology uses advanced sensors along with intelligent targeting and geo-processing algorithms to produce high-resolution soil and topographic maps. Some examples of map types include: root zone depth, soil... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Software

Farm Design Software offers automatic drainage pipe sizing.

June 3, 2014

Working with Trimble® WM-Drain® farm drainage solution, Farm Works™ Surface Software provides recommended drainage pipe sizes for system design, as well as estimate on cost and material required. Diameters are recommended for all pipes within drainage network based on terrain, depth, pipe materials, and drainage coefficient, which represents how much water will be drained from field... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Controls & Controllers

Precision Irrigation System supports remote control via Internet.

May 6, 2014

Installed on pivot, Irrigate-IQ™Â lets farmers remotely control irrigators via Internet. Functionality covers variable rate irrigation and receiving reports about where water or fertilizer has been applied. Via this GPS-controlled, precision irrigation solution, farmers can apply optimal amount of water, fertigation, or effluent where needed to help improve crop quality and yield while... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Software

Contract Management Software targets ag retailers.

May 6, 2014

Offered within RevCo Connect™ customer marketing and engagement platform for retailers, RevCo Connect fertilizer-contracting module will optimize efficiencies throughout inventory chain. Module enables agricultural retail organizations to view cost of remaining, unsold inventory; create contracts, set price, and approved special discounts on-the-fly; see real-time margins across sales team; and... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Green & Clean, Non-Industrial Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Broadcom Low-Power Applications Processor Enables World's First Cloud-Connected Robotic Sprinkler System

April 23, 2014

New Droplet Sprinkler System Leverages Advanced Embedded Processing to Cut Household Water Consumption in Half IRVINE, Calif. – Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, today announced that its low-power applications processor is the technology behind an innovative new product designed to dramatically... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Software

PureSense Launches Major Release of Its Irrigation Manager Platform Focusing on Action

April 10, 2014

FRESNO, Calif. – PureSense's new release of its Irrigation Manager Software platform is now available online. This new release is marked by major developments in the analytics engine that gives growers never before seen information to better manage water specifically and the ranch in general. The launch is being spurred by a "Spring into ACTION" Campaign, with customers being welcomed to... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Atmospheric Water Harvesters include hose-in feature.

March 28, 2014

Powered at 100 or 220 V, air to water harvesting machines include hose-in feature, which allows them to connect to any water supply available for consumption if relative humidity is not high enough for atmospheric water generation. AquaPhere Models, suitable for home and office, come in 3 versions that produce 28 or 60 L/day. For commercial and industrial uses, AquaCube Models come in 5... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Food Processing & Preparation

Dairy Industry Clean-In-Place Technologies Evaluated In New White Paper

March 11, 2014

Understanding which technologies to embrace and the ones to avoid helps dairies conform to FSMA guidelines that are based on best industry practices for sanitation. MILWAUKEE, WI — Federal Mfg., powered by Pro Mach, has researched and written a white paper on dairy industry clean-in-place (CIP) technologies – what to look for and what to avoid. The facts of CIP sanitation detailed in the... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Lubricants

Seed Lubricant reduces total amount of released dust.

March 4, 2014

As lubricant for corn and soybean seeds, Fluency Agent replaces talc and graphite seed lubricants. Product helps reduce amount of total dust released in treated seeds, minimizing potential risk of exposure to honey bees and other pollinators. As application guideline, solution is applied at rate of 1/8 cup per 80,000 kernel seed corn unit or 1/8 cup per 140,000 seed soybean unit, and can be used... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products

Haifa Group Introduces a Mobile App Supporting Growers' Fertigation Practice

December 24, 2013

HAIFA, Israel,  -- FertiMatch app assists growers in calculating and preparing fertilizer solutions for Fertigation HAIFA Group (http://www.haifa-group.com), the global supplier of potassium nitrate for agriculture and industry, and specialty plant nutrients, today announced another enhancement of its water soluble nutrition product line with the... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Green & Clean, Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Dana Powers into Agritechnica 2013 with Complete Range of Drivetrain Innovations

November 18, 2013

Dana Powers into Agritechnica 2013 with Complete Range of Drivetrain Innovations HANOVER, Germany – Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) today heralded the company's full line of drivetrain solutions for the agriculture market at Agritechnica 2013. Dana will introduce a new line of modular axles and new drivetrain concepts for combines and forage harvesters, while promoting its advanced... Read More