Equipment Stories


Ace Introduces New FMC-75-HYD Poly Centrifugal Pump

October 27, 2009

Ace Pumps is introducing Ace FMC-75-HYD Series pumps. It is now possible for growers to replace 12V diaphragm pumps and roller


SeedMatrix Offers Variety Data Management

October 5, 2009

SeedMatrix is a web-based application that simplifies variety data management for seed companies by enabling users to analyze a myriad


Case Rolls Out Continuously Variable Transmission

September 8, 2009

The Case IH continuously variable transmission (CVT), now available on Case IH Magnum 180, 190, 210 and the new 225


Ag Leader Enhances SMS Software Compatibility

September 1, 2009

Today, Ag Leader Technology, Inc., a leader in the development of precision farming solutions, announced new and enhanced industry file


Deere Reports Second Quarter Earnings of $472 Million

May 26, 2009

Deere & Company announced worldwide net income of $472.3 million, or $1.11 per share, for the second quarter ended April

Use Data to Make ’09 Purchasing Decisions

April 14, 2009

Cotton growers want varieties that are proven performers, and university Official Variety Trials (OVTs) provide reliable third-party data to help

Topcon Tierra Gets Tabbed by AGCO Corporation

March 24, 2009

Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) announced its remote asset management solution, Topcon Tierra, has been selected by AGCO Corporation, a worldwide

Deere’s Module-Building Picker Available in ’09

March 13, 2009

The long anticipated announcement that John Deere’s model 7760 on-the-go, module-building cotton picker will be commercially available in ‘09 came

Raven Introduces Two New Planter Section Controls

March 11, 2009

Raven has introduced two automatic planter section control systems – AccuRow and SmartRow. Both systems improve your bottom line during

New Innovations Could Give Growers Bigger Bottom Lines in 2007

March 5, 2009

With the 2006 growing season in the past and the 2007 harvest almost a year away, cotton farmers wind down


March 4, 2009

The movie “2001: A Space Odyssey” introduced us to a talking computer named HAL. If you saw the movie, you

The National Ag Technology Event InfoAg Is Back

February 26, 2009

With today’s emphasis on crops for biofuels, and the potential for significant financial returns for improving yields and increasing efficiency,

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Know the Where and When of Irrigation

June 8, 2017

Soil sensors can help growers know where and when to irrigate to optimize yields. Proper sensor placement is the key.


No Yield Impact from Decreased Early Season Irrigation

May 23, 2017

A University of Georgia study shows that decreasing irrigation for cotton during the early season may not affect yields, while substantially reducing water usage.

Crop Inputs

Increase Irrigation Efficiency – and Profit – with LEPA System

August 7, 2014

A recent AgriLife Research study showed that growers who were not utilizing LEPA sprinkler systems in their irrigation program could be losing up to $100 per acre in yield.

Crop Inputs

New Cotton Webcasts Focus on Irrigation and Foliar Disease Management

July 18, 2014

Two new webcasts focusing on crop protection and irrigation management have been added to the Focus on Cotton online webcast resource, developed by Cotton Incorporated and the Plant Management Network.

Cotton Production

UAVs Could Be Game Changers for Growers and Consultants

June 2, 2014

There’s an increasing buzz in the air as the number of potential commercial uses for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles continues to grow.

Cotton Production

Get the Buzz on UAVs at Delta AgTech Symposium July 7-8

May 15, 2014

If you want to know how UAVs could impact your farming operation or business, check out the Delta AgTech Symposium: Advancing UAVs in Agriculture July 7-8 in Memphis, TN.

Cotton Production

John Deere Introduces New Module-Building CS690 Cotton Stripper

April 7, 2014

Innovative design speeds harvest, reduces labor and downtime, protects yields and increases operator comfort.

Cotton Production

New Broadcast Spray-Hoods Help Reduce Drift, Improve Coverage

March 28, 2014

A new line of broadcast spray-hoods will offer growers greater drift control while also improving the spray coverage and efficacy of the chemicals being applied.

Cotton Production

Protect Your Profits: Revolutionary Harvesters Could Save You Money

January 8, 2014

As 2014 begins, it’s clear that cotton growers will be looking for cost-cutting efficiencies to help them remain productive and

Cotton Production

Protect Your Profits: Save Money and Time with Remote Management Irrigation

January 3, 2014

As 2014 begins, it’s clear that cotton growers will be looking for cost-cutting efficiencies to help them remain productive and

Crop Inputs

AGCO Launches New Customer Support Service

January 2, 2014

AGCO has established the Fuse Contact Center, a new customer support resource to assist customers with setup, calibration and operation