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Narrow track tractors report: on the wrong track

A technical study conducted by the firm TRL for the European Commission is challenged by Italian manufacturers for the method applies as well as for the merit of the findings. The anti-pollution devices prescribed for Phase IV engines are not ...

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Fab Food, the factory of taste

Confindustria, the Italian Manufacturers Confederation, is coming to the EXPO 2015 Universal Exposition to present a food display and taste experiences in partnership with the leading associations in the confederation under the management of the National Museum of Science and Technology. One of the partners is FederUnacoma, the Italian Agricultural Machinery Manufacturers Federation, to testify to the role agricultural mechanization plays for improving the quality of food and the sustainability of production processes
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EIMA Agrimach: agriculture in progress

The fourth edition of Eima Agrimach, the exposition of machinery and equipment for Indian agriculture, will be held in especially favorable economic conditions. The event is planned as a platform for providing solutions to the many questions open which are hindering the full development of agriculture in the country
Markets

Agricultural machinery: Italian initiative in Congo

With an economy heavily dependent on oil and therefore exposed to fluctuations in the price of this raw material, the Republic of Congo has today the need to diversify its economic activities focusing on agriculture and industry. In order to be competitive, the Congolese primary sector requires mechanization and specific training activities
Gardening

Gardening: Italian market picking up

The Italian market for garden and grounds maintenance machinery and equipment closed 2914 by finally signaling a reversal of the downward trend recorded since 2009 due to the financial and economic crisis when investments in hobbyist gardening and municipal greens...
Technology

Braking systems: work safely

The requirement for mobility in modern agriculture is more and more pressing with the involvement of loads and speed steadily increasing. What is important in these conditions is maintaining the best possible level of safety
Exhibitions

Agrishow in Brazil, winning agricolture

Agro-food activities in Brazil, expected to be one of the leading countries attending EXPO 2015, has been confirmed as one of the world's majors in the sector. Agrishow combines traditional trade fair exhibition and practical processing trials an interesting showcase for learning about the event
Technology

Chestnut cultivation, a challenge for mechanization

Among productive activities in mountainous areas, chestnut cultivation is one which can, in perspective, provide the most interesting returns. The role of mechanization is fundamental and there are now top-level technologies for various phases of work. In the near future, new machines will help to make chestnut cultivations increasingly more efficient and profitable
Note

Faza anniversary: a passion for mechanics

The Umbrian manufacturer is celebrating 125 years of work. A wide range of products and presence on markets has led to the success of this enterprise which thrives on the flexibility of their products and adapting them to the specific requirements of farmers
Note

Maschio Gaspardo Completes Hay Making Buy

Italy’s Maschio Group has completed purchase of 100% of Cremona-based Feraboli top complete its plan to offer a full line of hay making equipment. The group’s president, Egidio Maschio, announced at the SIMA fair in Paris that the group’s stake...
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Boomer™ 54D by New Holland named "Machine of the Year"

New Holland’s Boomer™ Tier4B compliant Boomer™ 54D was awarded the title of “Machine of the Year 2015” Award in the Compact and Specialized category at the SIMA 2015 show in Paris. Luca Mainardi, Head of Tractor and Precision Land Management...
Bioenergy

Biomethane, an emerging sector

All the premises are in place in Italy for substantially reducing imports of natural gas of fossil origin. The production of bio-methane from organic solid wastes of agricultural and integrated crop origins is promising opportunities for curbing climate changing emissions, creating new jobs and fostering growth and innovation in agriculture and industry
News

Exploratorium, a garden for children in Basildon

An important New Holland Agriculture venture in the social field. On Tuesday, February 24th the tractor multinational donated the new  “Exploratorium” garden to the  Pioneer School in Basildon (England), where a plant of the New Holland Agricultural has been situated...
News

Serigrafia 76: new plant in India

The Decal industrial plant, an Indian company set up by Serigrafia 76 with the aim of strengthening the presence of Italian industry in the great market of the Subcontinent,  will come on line in March 2015. The plant, situated in...