Farm Journal: Mid-November 2011

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  • Celebration and Innovation
    New Holland marks its 50th anniversary of its self-propelled forage harvester by rolling out new combines, harvesting platforms and four-wheel-drive tractors.
  • Three-Mode Dryer Boosts On-Farm Efficiency
    Mathews Company introduces the Trilogy Series of low-profile dryers, featuring three interchangeable modes.
  • Firsthand Stories from Afghanistan
    Simple ag development efforts, such as improving small farmer output through training and access to center-pivot irrigation, are paying long-term dividends.
  • RTK Upgrade
    Leica Geosystems introduces the Leica mojoXact, a high-accuracy upgrade option for its mojo3D guidance display.
  • Rootworm Roundup
    The “bugbuster” is designed to catch wily adult western corn rootworm beetles.
  • Don't Dump Your Leftovers
    Andy LaVigne, president and CEO of the American Seed Trade Association, is reminding farmers that it is illegal to introduce treated seeds into the commodity grain supply.
  • Parallel Herbicide Universe
    New state-of-the-art formulation is one of the big benefits of using Parallel Plus herbicide.
  • Popular Stabilizer Sells
    This fall, Koch Agronomic Services LLC, a subsidiary of Koch Fertilizer LLC, completed an asset acquisition of Agrotain International.
  • $100 Ideas: Sleeper Cab Conversion
    To make spray season run smoothly, Darrell Waldner converted the sleeper unit in his semi truck into storage central for everything he needs in the field.
  • Mark Your Calendar for Wheat College
    If your wheat yields are good but you want to make them great, make plans to participate in one of two Farm Journal Wheat College seminars in early 2012.
  • New Ag Apps Available for iPad and iPhone Users
    There are three new apps that farmers might want to try out this winter before planting season gets underway next spring.