Thu Aug 20, 2015 11:12 AM CDT Born in a converted 90- by 150-foot machine shed outside Adel, Iowa, a new-type cargo ramp that quickly loads and unloads ATVs and side-by-sides has rapidly become a big seller.
Tue Jul 14, 2015 05:18 PM CDT Production agriculture produces high noise levels, according to a Penn State University Cooperative Extension report. Studies suggest that lengthy exposure to these high levels has resulted in hearing loss in farmers of all ages, including teenagers.
Thu Jul 9, 2015 06:25 AM CDT The ECOmax engine by JCB is one of the many engines built to meet Tier 4 Final emissions standards. Proposed EPA standards would emphasize increased fuel efficiency from certain diesel engines.
Mon Jun 15, 2015 08:54 AM CDT Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, has announced an expanded line of ATVs for 2016, targeting both the work and the off-road trail riding markets with machines built to fit specific needs and budgets.
Wed May 20, 2015 10:53 AM CDT When you remove the headline and the overwrought prose, the recent Wired piece "We Can't Let John Deere Destroy the Very Idea of Ownership" actually was about a fairly technical legal struggle: The desire of customers to get into the software guts of their vehicles to repair and modify them versus the desire of Deere and other manufacturers to protect proprietary software.
Wed Apr 8, 2015 03:51 PM CDT The online heavy equipment auction site IronPlanet just got stronger. It recently merged with Cat Auction Services, which is an alliance of Caterpillar and several of its independent dealers.
Wed Mar 25, 2015 10:53 AM CDT North American hog producers have been battling porcine epidemic diarrhea (PED) virus for nearly two years. In response, hog farmers have stepped up biosecurity practices to guard against the deadly disease infecting their herds.