Kubota goes after the rowcrop production market as well as the commercial livestock and haying segments with the new M7Series tractor line the companyrsquos first entry in the midrange tractor market The series consists of three models from 130 to 170 hp
Machinery boom has farmers turning to tracks
Fendt Field Day 2014
TEST DRIVE: New Holland's Genesis T8 SmartTrax
A Genesis T8 Series SmartTrax has a larger contact patch with the soil which New Holland says enhances traction and reduces ground pressure and compaction The contact patch of the 24inch SmartTrax system is up to 65 larger than a 71075R42 single rear tire set The 18inch SmartTrax system is 35 larger than a set of 48095R50 rear duals The reduced ground pressure allows earlier access to drying land and can provide extended working late in the season with a reduced risk of damage to the structure of the soil
Fendt Launches new 700 Series Tractors
Pictured is the Massey Ferguson a brand of AGCO 7700 Series midframe tractor When University of Georgia and Georgia Tech researchers develop their first voiceactivated tractor safety system plans are to put it on an AGCO tractor
New boosted mid-range tractors
First place University of Kentucky did well in the tractor pull winning three of four hooks The team also did well in other key parts of the competition earning them the top spot for 2014