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Claas Launches TRION 740 and AXION 900 TERRA TRAC into the North American Market

CLAAS of America announces the launch of two machines designed specifically for farm business operators who are looking for superior performance and excellent return on investment. The all-new TRION 740 combine, a Class 7 machine, was designed with an eye toward corn and soybean producers and is a competitive offering for small to mid-sized farming operations. The updated AXION 900 TERRA TRAC (TT) tractor adds a half-track design with marked advantages in comfort, efficiency and traction in many farming applications. “Innovative, efficient, reliable and bold are a few words I would use to describe the TRION 740 and AXION 900...

Massey Ferguson Celebrates Production Milestone with its One-Millionth Tractor

AGCO Corporation, celebrates the production of the one-millionth tractor at its Massey Ferguson Beauvais plant. This significant milestone coincides with the company’s 175th anniversary. Massey Ferguson has been manufacturing tractors in Beauvais, France since November 20, 1960. “2022 is a year of milestone celebrations for Massey Ferguson. We applaud the hard work and dedication of our colleagues in Beauvais to produce our one-millionth tractor. We’re also excited to celebrate Massey Ferguson’s 175 years of straightforward, dependable equipment innovation this year. These dual milestones prove our status as agricultural problem solvers dedicated to providing the right equipment, at the right price, for individual...

AG Tractors Sales in May: Strong Decrease in the US, Above Average in Canada

U.S. ag tractor and combine monthly unit sales in May 2022 fell below the five-year average for the first time since March 2020, while Canadian sales remained above the line, according to the latest data from the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM). U.S. total farm tractor sales fell 14.5 percent for the month of May compared to 2021, while U.S. self-propelled combine sales for the month declined 12.7 percent to 315 units sold. The 100+ horsepower 2WD segment was once again the only growth sector in the U.S. market for the third month in a row, up 13.9 percent, indicating...

STEYR Introduces Tire Inflation System Available on All Tractors Ranges

​​​​​​​STEYR  offers an effective system for greater soil protection through variable tire pressures, enabling significant savings to be made in fuel consumption. At the point the customer orders the tractor via their STEYR dealer, it can be specified ready from the factory for installation of the Terra Care central tire inflation system (CTIS). This allows the CTIS package to then be easily installed by the third-party supplier after the tractor has been delivered to the STEYR dealer. Tailored solution to perfectly match STEYR tractors The new tire pressure control system, which is now available for STEYR tractor ranges from the Profi...

USDA Invests in Pilot Program to Support Famers Working Conditions and Strengthen Food Supply Chain

President Biden joined leaders from across the Western Hemisphere to present the Los Angeles Declaration on Migration and Protection at the Summit of the Americas. The Declaration seeks to mobilize the entire region around strong actions to bring the historic migration crisis under control. The Declaration is organized around three key pillars: stabilization, legal pathways and protections, and humane migration management. In preparation for the Summit, the United States and other countries in the region developed a suit of bold new migration-related deliverables. The full economic contribution of the food and agriculture industries is estimated to be nearly $7 trillion....

Waratah Upgrades HTH618C: New Series-III is all About Productivity, Reliability and Uptime

Waratah Forestry Equipment debuted the HTH618C Series-III – a new generation of its HTH618C harvester head built for increased productivity, reliability, uptime and more. With a variety of new features paired with a compact and durable design, this agile thinning head is well-suited for mixed diameters. “The HTH618C Series-III is highlighted by a new valve that delivers more responsiveness and operating efficiency. This Series-III model delivers what our customers expect and need from Waratah. Additionally, with new twin diameter measuring and improved hose routing, servicing and guarding, we’re looking forward to delivering another head that is truly Built To Work.” said...

CNH Acquires Spray Manufacturer Specialty Enterprises, Reinforcing Global Leadership in Crop Protection Equipment

CNH Industrial has acquired Specialty Enterprises LLC (Specialty), North America’s largest manufacturer of premium aluminum spray booms for agricultural applications. Specialty, which operates one manufacturing facility in Wautoma, Wisconsin, has been a supplier to Case IH since 2020. The direct ownership of spray boom production is the latest step in Case IH’s strategic road map for its sprayer product platform. As the company works to enhance its application-product offering, the inclusion of longer, lighter booms enables accelerated development and deployment of new technologies. These solutions will be implemented across the Case IH product portfolio. “We are thrilled to be working so closely with...

Evolution Wheel Presents the New All-Terrain Tire with Reliability and Incredible Traction

Evolution Wheel is known as a leader in manufacturing top-quality, severe-duty skid steer tires. The EWRS-AT series solid skid steer tire is made for severe duty, all-terrain applications. This tire is designed for skid steer operators working in off-road conditions requiring reliable tires with incredible traction. Evolution Wheel knows how frustrating flat tires and machine downtime can be on the job site. So, they developed a tire specifically to tackle these issues. Evolution Wheel takes the research and development stage seriously. Their products are put through rigorous testing, to make sure they produce the best tire for the job. The EWRS-AT...

John Deere Updates its 5 Series Utility Tractors: Integrated Options to Meet Customer Needs

John Deere announces updates to its 5 Series Utility Tractors, which include more options to make it easier for rural property owners, farmers, ranchers and fleet owners to match the right tractor to the many jobs they need that tractor to do day after day. “Across the entire 5 Series lineup, customers now have more choices to find a tractor that meets their needs and budget, and to customize configurations to match the jobs they need to finish. If this is their first tractor, routine service and maintenance notifications provide customers with added confidence while being connected to their tractor...

McCormick Tractors New Design Combines Technology and Style

Motor Valley is synonymous with the excellence of automotive industrial production in that corner of Emilia-Romagna where some of the most important companies in the sector are based. Argo Tractors celebrates its affiliation, further demonstrating its ability to combine technological power and the pursuit of perfection in terms of style in its tractors. McCormick, one of the group’s brands based in the province of Reggio Emilia, Italy, has recently completed a stylistic renewal of its entire range, which has involved a new expressive and recognisable family feeling: the culmination of a journey that began a few years ago, starting with the X8...