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Funds to help small farms in North America obtain animal welfare certifications and build local networks The AGCO Agriculture Foundation announced its 2020 AAF Award goes to the Global Animal Partnership (G.A.P.) along with a $50,000 grant to help small-scale farmers in North America strengthen their animal welfare practices and earn certifications for their production processes. G.A.P. is one of the largest...
The AGCO Agriculture Foundation announced the second phase of a $125,000 USD project partnership with the Kenya Red Cross Society to respond to climate change and food insecurity in Dadaab Refugee Complex. The project began this month, with the goal of restoring degraded land, strengthening refugees’ food security and income levels, and increasing the production of diverse, nutritious foods. The Dadaab Refugee Complex...
Updates include the AGCO Theater, which will host live and recorded events and product video collections. AGCO Corporation rolled out updates to its virtual product showroom for North American customers at AGCOvirtualshowroom.com. The new functionality will facilitate greater engagement and learning opportunities for customers, dealers, and media throughout the year. Since its launch in 2020, the virtual showroom has provided visitors the...
AGCO initiated an investment program worth over 100 million euros in 2019 to strengthen the manufacturing capabilities of AGCO Power, an AGCO subsidiary in Linnavuori, Finland, and AGCO’s global engine product portfolio. A new and expanded assembly plant and a logistics center were constructed in record time at the Linnavuori plant, both of which help AGCO Power modernize and streamline...
AGCO announced that it is implementing a new capital return framework to enhance the Company’s ability to return cash to shareholders across a variety of market conditions. The new capital return strategy will include AGCO’s regular quarterly dividend payments, share repurchases and an annual variable special dividend to return excess cash. As part of this framework, AGCO’s Board of Directors...
Three new awards added to recognize Partner-Level Supplier, Sustainability and TRAIT achievements. AGCO Corporation recognized one partner-level supplier and presented nine supplier awards during its annual AGCO North America Virtual Supplier Event on April 14, 2021. AGCO’s partner-level suppliers are recognized for surpassing the top level of achievement in innovation, world-class service, global growth, and cost savings. AGCO’s annual Supplier Awards...
Massey Ferguson received a Red Dot Award: Product Design 2021 for Product design, in the commercial vehicle category, for the innovative MF 8 S Series of tractors. This latest accolade follows the MF 8S.265 Dyna E-Power Exclusive winning the Tractor of the Year 2021 as well as Best Global Digital launch 2020. An international jury selected the MF 8S from thousands...
Y-Logic brings greater precision to crop nutrient delivery, maximizing crop yield and minimizing losses to the environment. AGCO announced a strategic collaboration between its AGCO Parts division and Kirkland, IL-based EZ-Drops. The agreement provides AGCO’s RoGator dealers in North America exclusive parts access to Y-Logic, a new dealer-installed premium nutrient delivery system by EZ-Drops for the RoGator LiquidLogic and legacy...
Versatile baler-wrapper combo offers unparalleled flexibility at harvest, allowing growers to maximize the nutritive value of their forages. AGCO Corporation introduces the Massey Ferguson RB 4160P Protec combo baler. Now, producers can focus on harvesting forage at optimum condition, preserving it at peak nutritive value for livestock — even when Mother Nature doesn’t cooperate. With the Protec, AGCO continues its legacy...
Combine's industry-first system saves time, adds convenience during harvest. AGCO Corporation introduces its latest harvesting solution, the AutoDock header docking system for Fendt IDEAL combines. AutoDock, the industry’s first automatic system for connecting and disconnecting combine heads, is a time-saving, convenient option offered on DynaFlex 9300 Series draper heads and 3300 Command Series corn heads for IDEAL combines. “Farmers need to make...