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Fendt’s latest headland turn automation feature, TeachIn Turn Assistant, automatically turns machines at the headland from one-way line to the next. AGCO Corporation introduces its latest automation feature – the Fendt TeachIn (TI) Turn Assistant, which enables “hands-free” turning in the headland at the end of the field. The new Turn Assistant joins the Fendt TI Headland package, a defined...
Built to order, handy, and powerful, the 100 to 132 HP Fendt tractors are in a class of their own. AGCO is bringing the Fendt 300 Vario Gen4 Series tractors to North America. Because they are built to order and may be fully equipped with the FendtONE operator station like the larger Fendt tractors, these compact and extremely capable workhorses are in...
AGCO and DEUTZ agreed on a new, long-term strategic partnership that establishes supply security, predictability, and reliability for both companies and their customers. The partnership includes a supply agreement for updated 6.1 liters and 4.1-liter engines to be used in selected Fendt tractors. It also entails development cooperation on future technologies. In addition, AGCO and DEUTZ will explore closer cooperation...
AGCO’s PAL program connects customers with precision ag technical experts via a simple phone call or text message. AGCO announced today the pilot of its Precision Ag Line (PAL) program, a tool designed to streamline support services for farming customers using AGCO solutions with mixed-fleet operations. PAL makes precision farming expertise available to farmers using products from widely-used AGCO brands such...
The unique, adjustable-clearance applicator will debut at 2021 MAGIE, Farm Progress Show AGCO will showcase its newly-introduced Fendt Rogator 900 Series applicator to North America at two major agricultural trade shows in August 2021. True to Fendt’s tradition of delivering innovative solutions that meet the needs of farmers, this first-of-its-kind self-propelled applicator adjusts between standard and high clearance with the push...
Canadian dealer’s new facility to feature AGCO’s modern Galvanize design concept for engaging customer experiences. AGCO and SA Service Agricole announced last month the construction of the dealer’s new facility in Sainte-Marie, Quebec. The expansion will leverage AGCO’s cutting-edge Galvanize design concept to highlight AGCO’s engaging Fendt Customer Support Center model, provide a greater workspace for staff members and convey a modern,...
Targeted spraying technology can provide a significant reduction in herbicide use in growing crops and fallow ground, as well as night and day applications AGCO announced it has entered into a proof of concept (PoC) collaboration agreement with Robert Bosch GmbH, BASF Digital Farming GmbH, and Raven Industries Inc., with the objective of evaluating targeted spraying technology to make the...
The AGCO Agriculture Foundation (AAF) has launched the Africa Agribusiness Qualification (AAQ) program for Africans who want to contribute to Africa’s Agenda 2063 for food security, nutrition, and the agricultural sector. Starting September 1, 2021, the 12-month, part-time program will provide 20 participants with quality agro-industry training, technical and sales skills, leadership development, agro-entrepreneurship management and work experience. The program is fully...
AGCO announced that Ivory Harris is named Senior Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer effective. Ivory assumes responsibility for all global human resources activities and will be focused on leading and developing a high-impact talent strategy that helps AGCO achieve its farmer-first strategy. “Ivory has extensive experience in talent management, employee engagement, diversity and inclusion, leadership development, and total rewards...
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...