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  • Feb 4, 2016
    press release
    Delta Farm Press

    Deere announces new software release for the Operations Center

    The John Deere Operations Center is a set of online tools that enables growers to easily access farm information for better management of their operations. Users are able to see performance over time and collaborate with partners to gain insights, increase profits, and direct their plans with more precision in the field....More
  • Feb 2, 2016
    press release
    Delta Farm Press

    Kalo introduces new Legacy soybean inoculant

    Kalo recently announced the introduction of its new Legacy soybean inoculant, a two-part soybean inoculant system containing a super-concentrated liquid inoculant and an EPA registered chitosan-based bio-stimulant....More
  • Dec 9, 2015
    press release

    John Deere streamlines precision ag capabilities

    John Deere is introducing new precision ag solutions with Generation 4 CommandCenter Premium Activation. The offering combines the three most commonly used applications from the GreenStar 3 2630 display — AutoTrac, Documentation and Section Control — along with vehicle functionality, through the on-board 4600 CommandCenter-integrated display. Premium Activation is available on 7R and 8R Series Tractors, plus 6R Series and 9R Series Tractors....More
  • Nov 5, 2015
    press release
    Delta Farm Press

    BASF corn herbicide Armezon PRO cleared for 2016

    U.S. corn growers will have a new tool to help control grass and broadleaf weeds for the 2016 planting season. BASF has announced that Armezon Pro, a residual herbicide, has been granted full Environmental Protection Agency registration for 2016 for use on all corn types. The new herbicide is a combination of topramezone, the active ingredient in Armezon herbicide, and dimethenamid-P, the active ingredient in Outlook herbicide. This chemistry combination helps provide both contact and residual weed control....More
  • Sep 17, 2015
    press release
    Delta Farm Press

    How to prep your sprayer for winter storage

    As growers prepare to store their self-propelled sprayers for the winter they’ll need to do more than simply drive it into the barn, turn it off and close the door, said Mike Flatt, director of Business Process Improvement for Equipment Technologies, manufacturer of Apache-brand self-propelled sprayers. “If growers want that sprayer ready to hit the field as soon as they start it up next spring, they’ll need to prepare the machine for the long winter layoff,” Flatt said....More
  • Sep 16, 2015
    press release
    Delta Farm Press

    GeoShack to host first ag-focused Topcon
Technology Roadshow

    Topcon Positioning Group, along with its dealer GeoShack, announce the first ever Agriculture Topcon Technology Roadshow is coming to the Cleveland, Miss., area Sept. 22-23. The 53-foot traveling mobile solutions truck is outfitted with agricultural products and solutions from all the Topcon ag brands under one roof — Topcon, Digi-Star, NORAC, RDS Technology and Wachendorff Elektronik....More
  • Sep 15, 2015
    press release
    Delta Farm Press

    Monsanto Company and Albaugh reach licensing agreement for glyphosate

    Monsanto Company and Albaugh, LLC have entered into a royalty-bearing license agreement that allows Albaugh to make and sell specific glyphosate formulations in the United States, Canada and Europe. “For years, Albaugh has been a valued partner in providing crop protection choices that help farmers,” said Mike Frank, Monsanto’s vice president for commercial operations....More
  • Sep 9, 2015
    press release
    Delta Farm Press

    AGCO announces Go-Task mobile app

    AGCO Corporation has announced it will launch a new solution for wireless task data transfer. Go-TaskTM will be one of AGCO’s solutions for wireless transfer of task data to and from select AGCO machines and supported Farm Management Information Software (FMIS) programs....More
  • Sep 1, 2015
    press release
    Delta Farm Press

    Redesigned Axial-Flow 140 Series combines highlight Case 2016 lineup

    Operator comfort and greater productivity highlight new enhancements to the 2016 Case IH lineup of high-horsepower tractors and combines. Led by significant updates to the Axial-Flow 140 series combines, the 2016 line also features new offerings across the iconic Steiger tractor series. The company’s AFS Connect advanced farm management system also has received a number of upgrades, including two-way wireless data transfer and some of the widest coverage available. Axial-Flow 140 series combines help producers harvest more of what they grow....More
  • Aug 26, 2015
    press release
    Delta Farm Press

    AGCO launches Fendt 500 Vario tractor

    Fendt, a worldwide brand of AGCO Corporation, has introduced the new Fendt 500 Vario tractor, providing a combination of high performance and compact design. The Fendt 500 Vario consolidates the innovations and features of Fendt’s higher-horsepower offerings into an expanded product line in North America, ranging from 110 to 150 HP (107–137 PTO)....More
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