Take your camera out into the field for a chance to win in the Case IH #HeartofHarvest Photo Contest. It’s pretty simple but you do you need Facebook and Instagram. Source: AFDJ eNews Take your photo then: Like CaseIH on Facebook (CaseIHAus) and follow them on Instagram (caseihaus) Po
CLAAS has updated its popular S10 terminal used in ARION, AXION and XERION advanced technology tractors to become fully ISOBUS-compatible, allowing it to simultaneously operate the tractor’s steering system and ISOBUS compatible implements. Source: AFDJ eNews Available with all 2017 d
A new film, featuring the tractor version of the tortoise and the hare, has gone viral, receiving more than 40,000 views in its first two days. Source: Farmers Weekly UK The film was released on Facebook by the Welsh agricultural machinery supplier Riverlea, which is a Claas dealer. T
John Deere’s new-generation StarFire 6000 satellite receiver will be launched at this year’s Croptec event which is on at the end of November. Source: AFDJ eNews The receiver is available with an improved, free SF1 correction signal (+/-15cm, reduced from 23cm), an all-new SF3 signal
A rapidly growing population and a subsequently rising demand for food has put pressure on farmers to equip themselves with the latest and advanced mechanized farming techniques. Source: AFDJ eNews, PRWire This has resulted in the increased demand for farm tractors in North America an
European Commission plans to force tractors to have anti-lock braking systems (ABS) are unnecessarily expensive for manufacturers and based on inaccurate analysis, EU farmers and machinery industry representatives have warned. Source: EurActiv In the EU, fast tractors reaching speeds
For 2017 the Jaguar 980 and 970 models from CLAAS have been improved and have many new equipment features that include a continuously variable front attachment drive, an enhanced crop flow system, redesigned running gear and the CLAAS Auto Fill system for automatic trailer loading to
Case New Holland Industrial announced its agreement to acquire the agricultural grass and soil implement business of Kongskilde Industries, part of the Danish Group Dansk Landbrugs Grovvareselskab. Source: AFDJ eNews This business develops, manufactures and sells solutions for agricul
Born and bred in regional Kyogle, NSW, Brandon Kook grew up working on the land. His early years were spent around the property, and later on with his father on the family harvesting and baling business. Source: AFDJ eNews Last year, he decided that the baling side of the company need
Farming continues to be New Zealand’s most dangerous occupation, with 19 deaths last year, 16 of them in vehicles. Source: Stuff NZ Over the last six years, 110 farmers have died on the job, far eclipsing the numbers killed in construction (32) and forestry (27). WorkSafe New Ze
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