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  • 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.

  • Video
    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. 

  • Krone Introduces New Disk Mowers
    04/04/2017 02:35 PM

    Krone recently introduced two new options for farmers and ranchers: the ActiveMow R and EasyCut R 3-point hitch mowers.

  • Video
    Tractor Tales: 1949 Styled John Deere A
    04/04/2017 01:28 PM

    David Dorn remembers farming with a 1949 Styled John Deere A growing up. 

  • Video
    Machinery Pete: Softer Sale Prices in Late March
    04/04/2017 09:07 AM

    When it comes to machinery, late March historically tends to produce slightly softer sale prices.

  • Diminishing The Value Of Basic Data Is Dangerous
    04/04/2017 06:40 AM

    One line or, more specifically, one word sends the wrong message. That word was “free.” 

  • Pete's Pick of the Week: 2016 John Deere 8370R Tractor
    03/31/2017 01:58 PM

    Click through to search almost 200 for sale today.

  • Trelleborg Markets New Tire for Ag Spreaders
    03/30/2017 07:57 AM

    When you’re evaluating a new piece of application equipment that costs several hundred thousand dollars, tires might be the last thing you think about. But with the new Trelleborg VF1050/50R32 TM3000 Spreader Tire, you might start giving tires more consideration. “We saw a gap in the industry that we believed we could fill,” says Andrea Masella, country manager for North American Trelleborg Wheel Systems, Spartanburg, S.C.