The latest episode of the Behind the Wheel series follows CNH Industrial’s Design Analysis & Simulation team as they collaborate across continents with super computers to conceptualize future machines. Source: AFDJ eNews With the help of Engineering Simulation and Virtual Reality
At the “Machine of the Year 2017” awards ceremony held at SIMA, CLAAS won the Special Jury Prize for the JAGUAR fitted with SHREDLAGE crop processing technology. Source: AFDJ eNews A large audience watched the ceremony held on the stand of the French agricultural magazine
Over the two days in February in Cowra more than 300 dealers and customers attended the KUHN Farm Machinery Expo held at locals’ Tom and Ben Johnstone’s property. Source: Western Magazine Both Tom and Ben said the expo was great. “It’s a good thing for Cowra, it’s a good opportunity f
Following an outstanding 2016, sales of tractors experienced a considerable bump in January although much of this has been put down to an overhang from the pre-Christmas period according to Gary Northover, executive director of the Tractor and Machinery Association of Australia. Sourc
Dana Australia has appointed PFG Australia Pty Ltd as the lead agricultural distributor of its Dana/ Spicer/Victor Reinz drivetrain and sealing products range in Australia and New Zealand. Source: AFDJ eNews The appointment will be from 1 May 2017. “We are pleased to announce our form
The Manitou group is offering a new “Silent Force” generation of its MLT-X 840 agricultural telescopic handler. Source: AFDJ eNews New features include innovations in ergonomics, and improved performance thanks to a more powerful engine and greater hydraulic flow. The 8m model MLT-X 8
Tractor sales in New Zealand in 2016 mirrored 2015, the slack in dairy areas having been compensated by greater fortunes in Auckland, Bay of Plenty and Hawkes Bay. Source: Rural News NZ Power Farming, the importer of Deutz Fahr, Kioti, Kverneland and McHale, was setting looking to the
The NZ Soil Management Fielday is being held this week at Pukekawa, near Pukekohe in the heart of one of NZ’s largest produce growing regions. Source: AFDJ eNews As a specialist supplier of tillage and seeding equipment, 4AG Ltd will be displaying and demonstrating a number of cultiva
Case IH dealers Intersales and O’Connors have taken out Dealer of the Year titles at a ceremony held at Uluru. Source: AFDJ eNews O’Connors has won the Case IH Dealer of the Year Award in the category for dealers with three or more branches. Established in Birchip, Victoria in 1964, t
Growth in Australia’s agriculture sector continues to smash records, with the gross value of Australian farm production is forecast to reach $63.8 billion in 2016–17, and farm cash income for Australian broadacre farms is projected to average $216,000 per farm in 2016–17. Source: AFDJ
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