AGCO takes majority control of Trimble Ag for US$2 billion in record Ag Technology deal

AGCO is placed in a commanding position in agricultural technologies through a joint venture at the forefront of next-generation Precision Ag development With worldwide sales at record levels for agricultural machinery and with technology set to place buyers onto another purchasing path if they want to stay up to date, the take-over and amalgamation deals […]

Massey Ferguson 1800 and 2800 E & M Series compacts loaded with big DNA

Massey Ferguson shakes up the compact tractor market with the release of the 1800 and 2800 E & M Series models in Australia and New Zealand Massey Ferguson has aimed its 1800 and 2800 E & M Series compact tractors squarely at weekend lifestyle farmers and smaller rural property owners who will be surprised at […]

AGCO and Bosch BASF joint development delivers smart spraying capabilities

Fendt sprayer owners will get the benefit of a joint venture between AGCO and Bosch BASF for targeted spraying in green-on-brown AGCO Corporation has joined forces with Bosch BASF Smart Farming to integrate Smart Spraying technology into Fendt sprayers and to jointly develop additional functions. As far back as May 2021, AGCO and Bosch BASF […]

Valtra Q Series comes away with the Farm Machine 2023 Jury Award

With high engine power extremes the Valtra Q range affectionately known as the beast within closed walls simply held all the trump cards Valtra engineers had a nickname for their powerful Q Series of tractors, they dubbed it ‘The Beast’ well before its release and were not surprised to see the judges of the much-coveted […]

Why farmers had to have shiny new Tractors and Harvesters in 2022

Dealers were swamped with orders for the most recent Tractor and Harvester models for the past two seasons despite record all-time high retail prices   One thing that gets to farmers more than anything else is when a neighbour turns up in a tractor with a cab more comfortable than sitting in a lounge room […]

AGCO stable set to take the lead in 2023 with ten AE50 awards

AGCO is making a determined thrust into all major world markets and with ten AE50 awards for engineering excellence is comes with the product range to match AGCO, already established as a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery and precision ag technology, has just taken out ten AE50 Awards for […]

Massey Ferguson MF 6S Series includes benchmark highest power model

Massey Ferguson MF 6S Series delivers concentrated performance and smart operation in an economical range of four-cylinder models With the launch of the MF 6S Series to Australian and New Zealand farmers it also brings a new power category benchmark with the first ever 147kW (200hp), four-cylinder tractor, the 6S1.80 with a turning radius of […]

Massey Ferguson reaches a 175-Year milestone of tractor innovation

The most iconic badge in tractors Massey Ferguson marks its 175 year anniversary with renewed dedication to farmer-focused tractor models AGCO is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery and precision ag technology but its greatest achievement is being the owner of the Massey Ferguson badge. This year, 2022 marks […]

AGCO Agriculture Foundation opens applications for Climate Action grants

The AGCO Agriculture Foundation (AAF) has announced the launch of its new grant application cycle on the theme of “Climate Action Within the Context of Agriculture” for non-profit organizations with grant proposals between USD$20,000 TO $300,000 and located anywhere across the globe.  In alignment with the United Nation Sustainable Development Goal 13 (SDG 13) on “Climate Action” and […]