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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...
EarthOptics and CoteX Technologies are crowned the winners of the two Innovation Challenges set by AGCO Corporation and Nutrien. The winners were chosen from three finalists for each challenge, after more than 100 international entries were received from agtech start-ups around the world. The AGCO Challenge: New Sensing, Measurement and Edge Computing Technologies to Monetize Soil Insight and Carbon Sequestration Winner: EarthOptics specializes in...
AGCO and Carl Geringhoff Vertriebsgesellschaft, announced that an agreement has been signed for the two companies to form a collaboration for the distribution and development of combine harvester headers. “Geringhoff is a strong business that plays an essential role in the growth and adoption of innovative combine harvester header technologies that help farmers enhance their productivity,” said Barry O’Shea, Vice President...
Autonomous technology saves time, eliminates errors, and improves farming performance by allowing operators to connect and disconnect headers without leaving the cab. AGCO Corporation announced that its 9350 DynaFlex draper header with AutoDock header docking system for Fendt IDEAL combines has been awarded the prestigious 2021 Davidson Prize for agricultural engineering excellence. “The Davidson is among agriculture’s highest engineering honors, and...
AGCO Corporation announced that Raven Industries has joined AGCO and BASF as the newest Operation Weed Eradication coalition member to support farmers in their weed control efforts. Operation Weed Eradication is an industry-wide mission to enlist tough-minded farmers and industry leaders to take the approach that the last weed standing is the strongest, most capable, and the most genetically...
Logistics end-to-end solution available for AGCO connected machines AGCO is enabling a direct connection with Solinftec on telemetry-equipped RoGator and TerraGator application equipment. This joint solution reduces idle time, increasing revenue-generating activities and the quality of service to farmers. Solinftec’s end-to-end solutions maximize logistical efficiency across the supply chain, eliminating bottlenecks in the application and tendering. Across the 4 million applied...
AGCO Corporation announced the creation of an agricultural manufacturing training program with Universal Technical Institute, the nation’s leading provider of trained technicians to the transportation industry. The Fendt Technician Academy will launch at UTI's Lisle, Illinois campus, outside of Chicago, in Fall 2021. “It’s extremely exciting to launch UTI’s first-ever agricultural manufacturing training program at our Lisle campus with an impressive manufacturer like AGCO....
AGCO is conducting agronomic research trials and field demonstrations in 2021 to help farmers successfully add soil carbon sequestration to their farming operations. The rapidly evolving carbon credit market is a potential revenue channel for farmers in which they can also contribute to the solution for climate change alongside feeding the world’s growing population. “Carbon sequestration’s revenue potential for farmers through...
Nevonex won the 2019 Silver Medal at Agritechnica, the world’s leading agricultural equipment trade show, for the development of an open digital ecosystem that enables more efficient processes in agriculture through connectivity and automation of equipment and workflows.   “We are pleased to innovate with Bosch as a continuation of our ongoing push to make data management easier for farmers, so...
Robert Crain will be the Senior Vice President leading the newly formed Customer Experience team charged with delivering the best end-to-end customer experience in the industry. Seth Crawford has joined the senior team in the new role of Senior Vice President, Precision Ag and Digital to reinforce AGCO’s commitment to delivering industry-leading, smart farming solutions. Following a successful, 22-year tenure...