Agriculture

The new electronic forced steering SteerX broadens the horizon of axle steering because the system no longer requires a mechanical connection. Agricultural transport vehicles have become increasingly larger over the years, while country roads, field access roads and farmsteads have often remained the same in size. Therefore, the challenge arises as to how agricultural vehicles with larger wheelbases and a...
AGCO Corporation, a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, infrastructure, and precision ag technology, will exhibit equipment from across its brand lines, including a special celebration of Massey Ferguson’s 175th anniversary with a unique showcase of tractors from across the brand’s storied history at the Farm Progress Show (FPS) in Boone, Iowa, on August 30 – September 1,...
The Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, announced an investment of over $1.8 million under the AgriAssurance Program to assist Bioindustrial Innovation Canada to further develop quality standards to accelerate growth of the bioeconomy in the agriculture sector. The bioeconomy, which is part of the green economy, is based on the production and sale of products other...
Titan International (Titan) has big things in store for the Farm Progress Show from August 30 through September 1 in Boone, Iowa. Titan will be bringing back the FFA tire auction where new tires are auctioned off and 100 percent of the proceeds go to the Iowa FFA. Popular YouTube influencer and Titan Brand Ambassador Cole the Cornstar will...
The Western Canadian Wheat Growers have made their submission to the Pest Management Regulatory Agency’s review of the Pest Control Products Act. Canada’s pesticide regulatory system is one of the most robust science-based regulatory systems in the world. Reviews of our regulatory systems should be done on a regular basis to ensure that the systems remain current and strong. On...
Väderstad introduces the new disc cultivator Carrier XT 425-625. With an easy machine setting as well as rotating disc axles, Carrier XT is built to optimize the tillage result depending on the working depth. The Carrier XT is the newest addition to our family of Carrier disc cultivators, used for high-speed primary tillage and seedbed preparation. It can handle all...
The Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, announced over $1 million in funding for SomaDetect Inc. and Vivid Machines Inc. through the AgriScience Program to help producers improve farm management and their bottom line. Across Canada, start-ups focused on agricultural innovations are developing breakthrough technologies to help address farm management challenges. These technological advancements are important to...
Following a first series of scientific field trials performed by SEGES Innovation in cooperation with NDI Group (Yokohama Off-Highway Tires' exclusive Alliance distributor in the Nordics) in Denmark, a new study was started in April this year. The second study is taking place at the Agerbæk Machinery Station in Agerbæk, some 20 kilometres north-east of Esberg, Denmark. This time,...
Titan International is going to kick off its second annual “Flags Over Harvest” campaign to support American farmers and their commitment to buying American-made Titan and Goodyear Farm Tires. Building on the success of last year’s campaign, Titan will again be giving away a free American flag for farmers to display on their equipment during harvest season. For each...
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...