Pöttinger: Intelligent operation with CCI 1200 the new ISOBUS terminal

Pöttinger’s new CCI 1200 ISOBUS terminal makes sure you have everything under control, even after a long day in the field. The terminal enables professional operation of all ISOBUS-compatible machines.  The new CCI 1200 terminal The new 12″ CCI 1200 ISOBUS terminal offers the user a comprehensive function package. Because it has a touchscreen and you can use it like a […]

Case IH receives an ASABE 2020 Innovation award for the Magnum AFS Connect

Case IH awarded for its recently launched Magnum AFS Connect / Magnum AFS Connect offers a new operator environment and configurable controls to ease operation / AFS Connect technology integrated for easier management of farm activities The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) has included an innovative technology from Case IH in its annual AE50 Awards. Companies around […]

Heavy-lift utility drone for agriculture

John Deere and Volocopter have announced their cooperation on cargo drone technology and presented the first large drone adapted for agricultural use at Agritechnica 2019. A demonstrator model of the VoloDrone equipped with a John Deere crop sprayer, which is ready for its first field flight, was displayed in the Future Technology Zone. Featuring a potential payload of 200kg, the VoloDrone is able to cover an enormous area, especially under difficult operating conditions. This first large agricultural drone is the result of a collaboration between John Deere, who bring knowledge of […]

The future begins in the Future Technology Zone

In a new exhibition concept at this year’s Agritechnica, John Deere is demonstrating its leading position in precision agriculture in the Future Technology Zone. Nine different product developments and research projects in the fields of electrification, autonomy through automation and artificial intelligence show how agriculture could work even more sustainably and productively in the future. Electrification Zero emission compact utility tractor: This electric compact tractor is based on the John […]

Case IH focuses on top-end technology with tractor, harvesting and connectivity developments at Agritechnica

Magnum AFS Connect makes European show debut / AFS Connect and mycaseih.com enhance connectivity, data management / Puma tractors revised / Vestrum CVXDrive brings continuously-variable technology down hp scale / New Axial-Flow 150 series combines / LB436 HD baler puts 22% more material into 120x90cm bales, features new TwinePro knotters A set of product launches spanning almost all of its key product categories is being revealed by Case IH atAgritechnica 2019, where the brand will fulfil its promise to focus on high-end […]

CNH Industrial joins DataConnect

CNH Industrial has joined DataConnect, the data interface project recently announced by CLAAS, John Deere and 365FarmNet. With the addition of CNH Industrial brands Case IH, New Holland Agriculture and STEYR, the cloud-to-cloud solution now includes five major farm equipment brands and their respective telematics platforms. DataConnect enables the exchange of essential machinery data between the different platforms to allow […]

With its ‘MF NEXT Concept’ tractor Massey Ferguson reveals its vision of the future at Agritechnica 2019

Massey Ferguson, a global brand of AGCO (NYSE: AGCO) is revealing its visionof the future to visitors at Agritechnica 2019, where it is unveiling its extraordinary MF NEXT Concept tractor.  It not only looks different, the NEXT Concept is unique – presenting an eye-catching glimpse of where Massey Ferguson’s straightforward and dependable tractors could be heading in the future. Massey Ferguson has chosen its striking livery and styling as a tribute to the 50thAnniversary of the first man on the moon. Initially viewed as virtually impossible at the time, this amazing feat was made possible by a […]

New stepless transmission is a world first

John Deere, in cooperation with Joskin, has unveiled the world’s first continuously variable transmission with an electro-mechanical power split, including an implement interface. Thiscompletely new concept has been awarded the only gold medal by the Agritechnica Innovation Commission jury. On the new eAutoPowr transmission, John Deere has completely replaced the hydraulic components with an electric power path. The transmission’s two brushless electric motors are virtually wear-free and powertrain durability is said to exceed that of any other similar conceptpreviously offered by the industry. In […]

Set up your tractor and implement with one click

John Deere’s new AutoSetup system enables farmers and contractors to manage and store all their tractor and implement settings in the cloud. Operators can easily retrieve the settings when they enter a field, so lengthy setups for machine and field specific settings are only necessary once and further adjustments are no longer needed. The universal storage of cloud based data […]

John Deere and Reichhardt partnership announced

Alongside the Agricon agreement (see separate release), John Deere has also announced a strategic partnership with the German company Reichhardt GmbH Steuerungstechnik. This agreement covers Reichhardt’s GREEN FIT product line, which allows John Deere Precision Ag technology to be used on multiple brands of agricultural machinery. These retrofit solutions will be available from the John Deere dealernetwork. Based in Hungen, Reichhardt is a leading provider of automation solutions for tractors, self-propelled machines and implements used in agriculture. The company is dedicated to strong customer relationships and long-term […]