FREE in March: Ocean Freight on Used Planters* Updated

🕔10:10, 25.Feb 2015

Getting ready to plant? Thinking about planting season? Planting your crops is the first step to ensuring a successful farming operation, and whether your planting season is just around the corner or just finished, it’s always important to be thinking

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Introducing…The New Case IH Maxxum! Updated

🕔11:42, 18.Feb 2015

  Case IH introduced its new Case IH Maxxum models at a recent Cattle Industry Convention in San Antonio.  This new line includes product features that help livestock operators and specialty farmers with financial success and production efficiency.  Here are

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FAA Approves First Ag Drone Company Updated

🕔11:40, 18.Feb 2015

Advanced Aviation Solutions (Star, ID) and Empire Airlines (Hayden, ID) have joined forces to become Empire Unmanned.  This company, based in Hayden, Idaho will do agricultural flying after recently receiving an exemption from the Federal Aviation Administration.  Empire Unmanned will

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Machinery Pete: Hot Bidding in Indiana Updated

🕔11:38, 18.Feb 2015

I saw some pretty strong bidding at a farm retirement auction I covered in west-central Indiana on Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015.  I was on my way down to Louisville, KY for the 50th annual National Farm Machinery Show and stopped

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Shrimp in Minnesota? Updated

🕔16:29, 12.Feb 2015

  Eventually shrimp raised in Minnesota could be a reality, and that would be good news for us seafood lovers! Ralco, an agricultural company based in Marshall, MN has won its bid to license Texas A&M University’s new shrimp farming

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Corn…in Africa? Updated

🕔16:07, 10.Feb 2015

It is well-known that corn is a very American crop, being first domesticated several thousand years ago in Mexico and Central America, and its popularity spreading up to North America and adopted by early American settlers. What you may not

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Farmers Plan to Reduce 2015 Crop Expenses Updated

🕔16:08, 9.Feb 2015

502 Delegates at the Illinois Farm Bureau’s annual meeting this past December were asked various questions about their farm plans, the industry and technology.  Here’s a quick recap of what they had to say (note that totals are greater than

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Top Farm Apps for 2015 Updated

🕔15:05, 3.Feb 2015

The best farm apps of 2015 featured here.

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Machinery Pete: A Fun Pit Stop on the Way to Louisville

🕔13:35, 3.Feb 2015

A fun pit stop on the way to Louisville That would be the farm retirement auction we’ll be shooting for our Machinery Pete TV show on RFD-TV on Tuesday, February 10th in Clay City, IN. After the sale is done,

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