Farm Equipment

Bane-Welker Equipment recognized

Bane-Welker Equipment, LLC was recently recognized as the large business of the year at the 2016 Crawfordsville/Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner. The nearly 50 year-old company is planning a special 50 year celebration which will kick off in January of 2017. “Getting the award is an honor,” said Phil Bane, CEO of Bane-Welker [...]

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Apple Farm Service, Inc. honored by New Holland

Apple Farm Service, Inc., with locations in Covington, Mechanicsburg  and Botkins has been named to New Holland’s exclusive President’s Club, the highest honor New Holland bestows on a dealership. The award recognizes superior service to customers, as well as excellence and continuous improvement in business performance. New Holland President’s Club Award winners achieved the highest [...]

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Onset's HOBOware 3.3 Data Logging Software

Grower expectations for ag data services and tools

The Ag Data Space continues to be disruptive with long-standing and new companies coming to market with a variety of what is called digital platforms and tools. The term Big Data continues to be a term that garners attention in the press. Big Data itself can be defined as data whose scale, diversity, and complexity [...]

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AGCO Teams with iMaps to Implement QlikApp

AGCO Corporation, a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment and solutions, today announced that it has teamed up with iMaps to implement QlikView, the business intelligence and visualization software. As a large global business with multiple brands and numerous international locations, AGCO was looking for a unique solution to integrate and analyze a huge [...]

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Fennig Equipment adds FE4R Highboy Application line of seeding/fertilizer products

Fennig Equipment announced an addition to their FE4R Highboy Application line of seeding/fertilizer products. Effective in May, the FE4R Highboy Application System is now available for the Miller/New Holland Line of High Clearance Sprayers. “In the past we were strictly adaptable to Hagie STS Models and due to the popularity and demand for other models [...]

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New ARTEX spreaders offered at Homan, Inc.

Homan, Inc is now offering ARTEX spreaders! The Ohio Ag Net’s Dale Minyo headed to Maria Stein to check out some of the new units and visited with ARTEX’s Shawn Guetter about the company’s line of spreaders.

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Case IH Patriot 2250 Sprayer

Time to stock up on nozzles now, but which one to buy? A new OSU Extension publication can help

This is the time of the year you must complete shopping for nozzles because the spraying season is just around the corner. Although nozzles are some of the least expensive components of a sprayer, they hold a high value in their ability to influence sprayer performance. Nozzles meter the amount of liquid sprayed per unit [...]

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John Deere Mobile RTK Signal delivers repeatable RTK accuracy to a machine via a cellular connection to accurately guide precise field operations.

John Deere launches Mobile RTK Signal for North America

New cellular RTK correction signal improves ability to stay connected in challenging terrain John Deere has expanded its RTK differential correction offerings with the introduction of John Deere Mobile RTK Signal. This latest innovation in machine guidance and telematics from John Deere delivers repeatable RTK accuracy to a machine via a cellular connection to accurately [...]

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Make sure equipment is tuned and ready for planting season

To ensure the safest, most efficient planting season possible, tuning up farm machinery can be as important as scouting for weeds, tilling the soil or other spring field operations, a Purdue Extension specialist says. Robert Stwalley, assistant clinical professor of agricultural and biological engineering, urged producers to get a jump start on vehicle maintenance. “Early preparation [...]

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Deere acquires majority ownership of Hagie Manufacturing

Deere & Company has entered a joint venture with Hagie Manufacturing, the U.S. market leader in high-clearance sprayers. In the agreement, Deere acquires majority ownership of Hagie Manufacturing, which will continue producing sprayers in its current Clarion, Iowa location. Equipment made by the joint venture will continue to carry the Hagie brand while sales and [...]

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