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 […]

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 […]

Case IH announces AFS Connect wireless technology for data transfer and monitoring – and new tech partnerships

Two-way transfer for instant activity and field records / Allows remote monitoring of machine location, fuel levels and more / Variable rate prescriptions, A-B lines can be remotely uploaded / Permitted dealer access can aid machine set-up and performance  Case IH owners are now able to make better-informed farm management decisions based on both real-time and historic data generated by their machines, with the launch of AFS Connect, a connectivity solution which integrates proven elements of Case […]

New family look for revised Case IH Puma 140-240 tractors highlights comfort and operation upgrades

Puma 140-175 and Puma 185-240 models upgraded / Improved lighting and styling mimics Optum and Magnum models / New front linkage design and DAB radio with hands-free phone upgrade for Puma 185-240 / Variable-rate steering for greater precision / Stage V engines with Hi-eSCR2 / all Puma Stage V 100% HVO Diesel and biodegradable oil approved The Case IH range of Puma 140-240 tractors is being revamped for 2020, with a new design, as well as additional features for improved […]

High-precision slurry spreading from John Deere and Vogelsang

John Deere and Vogelsang have launched a joint project to promote more sustainable organic fertiliser application. The combination of John Deere Section Control and Vogelsang’s automatic partial width Comfort Flow Control (CFC) section control system enables highly precise spreading of liquid manure. “We are using our joint expertise to ensure that plants can be supplied with the necessary nutrients through […]

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 […]