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  • 5 Safety Lessons From the Chris Soules Accident

    04/27/2017 12:28 PM

    With the seasonal spring spike in farm equipment navigating U.S. roads, here are five road-safety tips for motorists and farm equipment operators to bear in mind.

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    Sprayer Sales Surprising Machinery Pete
    04/25/2017 12:57 PM

    It's a mixed bag for dairy farmers in Wisconsin. 2016 was produced a bountiful harvest, setting these dairies up for a good year of feed. 

  • MacGyver is a Farmer, Rancher and Tech Cowboy
    04/25/2017 11:24 AM

    Jared Schott is a maverick farmer at work in the wide open spaces of South Dakota and he’s in constant pursuit of like-minded producers.

  • Tap Technology for Your Next Move
    04/24/2017 02:08 PM

    Aerial imagery provides a way to harness data to guide field decisions.

  • Video
    Machinery Pete: Hot Prices on Corn Equipment at Auction
    04/24/2017 01:29 PM

    It’s never too early to be thinking about harvest equipment.

  • Video
    Tractor Tales: Facebook Viewer Photos
    04/24/2017 12:23 PM

    This week on Tractor Tales, Machinery Pete has the week off, but U.S. Farm Report’s Tyne Morgan is picking up his duties and sharing viewer photos from the Tractor Tales Facebook page.

  • Robotic Weed Killer Nears Farmland
    04/22/2017 02:51 AM

    Artificial intelligence recognizes crop, targets weeds

  • Machinery Journal
    04/22/2017 02:49 AM

    Preview of new machinery

  • Crop Tech
    04/22/2017 02:32 AM

    New products and technology connected to crops

  • Tech Journal
    04/22/2017 02:27 AM

    New technology in agriculture

  • Machinery Pete: It's A Matter of Condition
    04/22/2017 02:22 AM

    Really, Pete? That’s the response I’ve received in the past 18 months when folks ask me, “So, how are used equipment values?”

  • Farmers Key to Agtech Investment
    04/22/2017 02:08 AM

    A new “agricultural revolution” is brewing, but innovators are short on farmers to test the new inventions

  • Kubota Introduces New M6S-111 Hay and Cattle Tractors
    04/19/2017 11:28 AM

    Kubota Tractor Corporation announces it has expanded its M-Series to include the M6S-111 diesel tractor. Senior product manager Kent Brown says this tractor is an ideal solution for performing a full range of cattle and hay tasks, loader work, mowing and more.

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    Tractor Sales Increase for the First Time in 2017
    04/17/2017 04:32 PM

    The Association of Equipment Manufacturers released its monthly sales report.

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    Four-Wheel Drive Tractors Bringing Strong Auction Prices
    04/17/2017 11:52 AM

    Used four-wheel drive tractors at auction are seeing good prices, according to Machinery Pete.

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    Tractor Tales: 1937 WC Allis-Chalmers
    04/17/2017 10:47 AM

    Dave Maddox spent many hours at his home in Missouri restoring classics like his 1937 WC Allis-Chalmers. He almost didn’t get the chance when his grandfather sold it for a horse.

  • Guest Commentary: How Farm Data is Like an NFL Coach's Game Film
    04/14/2017 06:05 AM

    At the end of every NFL game, win or lose, one thing is for certain: the coach is going to analyze the game film.

  • 6 Springtime Defensive Driving Tips
    04/12/2017 09:42 AM

    Spring planting is just beginning in many areas, and that means a lot more farm equipment is about to be out and about on our nation’s roads. Farm equipment operators have a few ways to ensure they stay safe during this busy time of the year, but regular drivers need to be extra diligent, too.

  • Prep Your Corn Planter to Increase Yields
    04/12/2017 07:26 AM

    Helping farmers prep their planters before they head to the field won’t change the price of corn, but it can still put money in their pockets. Plus, it's a huge value-added service you can provide to growers that a lot of your competition won't. "Remember, every 1,000 ears per acre is worth 5 bu. to 7 bu.," says Missy Bauer, Farm Journal Associate Field Agronomist. "It’s pretty common to pick up several thousand ears per acre as a result of good planter setup, and that can result in significant additional revenue."

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    John Deere 4430 with 2,000 Hours Brings Near-Record Price
    04/10/2017 02:07 PM

    A 1974 John Deere 4430 with 2,021 hours recently sold for the second-highest auction price ever for a 4430 on April 5.

  • Robotic Pigweed Killer Nears Farmland
    04/10/2017 11:20 AM

    A robotic pigweed killer may provide a 90% reduction in chemical use, maintenance of tractor speed at 6 mph, and the polar opposite of broadcast spraying.

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    Tractor Tales: Oliver 88
    04/10/2017 11:04 AM

    Kevin Menchofer’s Oliver 88 might have once farmed land in central Illinois, but now it has a much different agenda in Tunica, Miss.

  • Income Potential For Marginal Land
    04/10/2017 06:17 AM

    ASFMRA gives insights on a tool. 

  • Pete's Pick of the Week: Allis Chalmers 8070
    04/07/2017 12:10 PM

    This tractor sold in Ohio.