Farm Equipment

JD Equipment’s new Hilliard location

JD Equipment’s new Hilliard location in Mill Run is now open for business

JD Equipment is proud to announce the relocation and opening of its Hilliard store. The new store is located at 3727 Park Mill Run Drive Hilliard, Ohio 43026 in the Mill Run Development. JD Equipment has closed the previous location at 4079 Lyman Drive, Hilliard, Ohio. “The new facility will allow for more space for [...]

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New precision ag tool to help manage inputs

With profit margins tightening, more growers are looking to precision ag and variable rate applications to help economize costs on their farm. According to a recent survey, 22% of growers surveyed plan to increase variable rate applications of fertilizer and crop protection inputs in 2015. Trupointe Cooperative this year became a dealer of 360 Yield [...]

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In recent independent tests, the Steiger 540 and Steiger 370 tractors set records for drawbar fuel efficiency, outperforming other tested models in the same power band.*

Case IH Steigertractors break drawbar fuel efficiency records in Nebraska test results

According to newly released results from the University of Nebraska Tractor Test Laboratory (NTTL), the Steiger 540 and Steiger 370 tractors have set new records for maximum and reduced drawbar horsepower fuel efficiency, outperforming all other comparable competitive models. The NTTL is the officially designated tractor testing station for North America, with active test stations [...]

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Guidelines for buying used machinery

Prices for used farm machinery have been trending lower in the past year due to a surplus of inventory at dealerships, but buying used may not always be the best option, a Purdue University expert said. Robert Stwalley, assistant professor of agricultural and biological engineering, urges farmers who are thinking of buying used planters, tractors, trucks or [...]

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Planter check-up

Even though the snow is falling here this evening, it is time to check the planter. Here is a list of suggestions for planter setup and maintenance. ·         Check meters on a test stand in order to visually inspect parts and evaluate performance. ·         Inspect all mechanical drive components and look for any excessive wear including [...]

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The new Yetter 6200-040 Drag Chain Shield is a time-saver, preventing drag chains from flipping up and catching on spiked closing wheels in challenging field conditions.

Smart solution for drag chains introduced by Yetter Farm Equipment

When you’re fighting the time crunch during spring planting season, every minute counts. Stopping to resolve even minor challenges eats away at the day. The new 6200-040 Drag Chain Shield from Yetter Farm Equipment eliminates one of those potential issues. “The Drag Chain Shield prevents drag chains from flipping up and catching on spiked closing [...]

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Onset announces next-generation HOBO weather station

Onset announces next-generation HOBO weather station

Onset, a world leader in data loggers and weather stations, announced the HOBO RX3000 Station, the company’s next-generation data logging weather station that provides research scientists, meteorologists and others with instant access to site-specific environmental data anywhere, anytime via the Internet. Ideal for agricultural research, ecology studies, climate research, and other applications, the new station [...]

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JD Equipment Annual Lawn and Garden Auction

JD Equipment needs to clear out excess inventory to make room for newer equipment models. Because of this, JD Equipment is announcing a lawn & garden used equipment auction. The auction will be held on March 28th at their new Hilliard store location (3727 Park Mill Run Drive Hilliard, Ohio 43026) starting at 10 a.m. [...]

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Michelin Supplier of the Year

Michelin earns “Supplier of the Year” and “Innovation of the Year” awards from Deere & Company

Michelin has earned multiple prestigious recognitions from Deere & Company the U.S. heavy-equipment manufacturer based in Moline, Ill., for its products and support that the tire maker’s operating units have delivered globally across various John Deere equipment segments. The Michelin Group’s Agricultural and Earthmover operating units were named “Supplier of the Year” as well as [...]

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Planting technology that can pay

Spring planting is drawing near quickly so now is the time to ensure you are ready to go with your planter. Today, seed costs are significant so the ability to execute planting accurately from start to end of the season is important. For many, 2015 represents a year where seed costs will exceed your fertilizer [...]

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