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EIMA Digital Preview to boost the market

The first half of 2020 meets the forecasts and confirms the sharp stop of the Italian market. Major falls across all the main types of machinery; the downturn occurred mainly between March and May. Recovery is possible for the second ...

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ISI call for tenders: 65 million for innovative agricultural machinery

The window for the online submission of applications for the new ISI Agricoltura 2019/2020, which starts with a budget of €65 million, opened on 15 July.  The new initiative, launched by Inail to replace the previous Isi call for tenders...
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Stage V, medium powers excluded from the derogation

For low and high powers, the assembling and marketing of machinery with transition motors is postponed to 2021. The trade associations’ request for a postponement also for the medium powers, was only partially accepted
Theme

Club of Bologna, history and innovation

The Club of Bologna returns to EIMA both for the November 2020 preview and the “physical” showcase of February 2021. The 30th meeting and the Pellizzi Prize are at the centre of these initiatives
Gardening

Groundskeeping: market in decline

With a 23.1% drop in the first three months of the year, the gardening sector is suffering from the health emergency. The March figure, characterized by the sharp reduction in activities, affected the balance sheet for the quarter and saw almost all product segments decline. Battery-powered models are still growing, on average for the quarter. According to Comagarden and the Morgan survey group, it is possible that in the coming months there could be a market recovery. A 9% decline is expected at the end of the year
Gardening

Green and water spray for defence against the summer heat

Plants offer various “ecosystem” services, including natural defense against high temperatures, especially in summer. Through the plants’ evapotranspiration, the water contained in the soil is vaporized into the air producing more coolness. At the same time, particular interest is raised by the so-called “air factory”, a sort of glass greenhouse structured to draw air from outside and return it purified and refreshed after contact with the plant essences contained in the greenhouses
Technology

Mulching with plastic film for enhanced crop management

Widely adopted for some time now, mulching is an excellent solution to reduce production inputs, also managing to increase yield. The mechanical industry produces seed drills that can be equipped to spread the mulching film simultaneously. In addition to the fruit and vegetable sector, more recently, mulching has also become widespread in the seeding of grasses, mainly maize, especially with transparent biodegradable cellulose film, perforated where the seeds are to ensure the best possible emergence of the seedling
Technology

Elevating work platforms: the best solution for farm work at height

Especially when connected to the tractor's three-point hitch, AWPs are a valuable aid for agricultural work, such as pruning tall trees, which require the ongoing presence of one or two operators at significant heights from the ground. Today, the market offers a wide variety of platforms, which meet the needs of different crops and types of farms. The use of innovative materials, electronic control systems, and advanced design techniques have made this type of equipment increasingly safe
New Members

Damilano Group, a full line for animal husbandry

The Cuneo-based company began operating in the 1980s with a mechanical and sheet metal processing business. In the following years, Damilano Group progressively diversified its production up to the creation of the Terra Implements division, specialized in haymaking machines. 2019 marked the debut in the livestock sector with the acquisition of the Riberi self-loading wagon
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The AMA Group acquires Meccanoplast

Through the subsidiary Seat Plastic - a company specialized in the production of injection moulds - the AMA Group has acquired the business unit and the Meccanoplast brand. This important investment differentiates its production and increase its competitiveness on the...
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PaTrizio, from FAE a compact mulcher for specialized tractors

PaTriziO is the name of a mulcher designed for shredding twigs, prunings and shrubs with a diameter of up to 15 centimetres. It is produced by FAE of Fondo (Trento), and with this model it inaugurates the Bite Limiter rotor...
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Versatility and comfort for the Rex3 F series

New version for Landini's Rex3 F Series, now Stage V-powered. New engines and a change of look, with a new hood profile and the possibility of installing a Low Profile cab. This restyling led the new series to be nominated...
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New Holland, anniversary: 125 years of history

A 125-year history of the New Holland brand, spent investing and innovating, providing products and technologies for increasingly efficient and sustainable agriculture. It all began in 1895, when Abe Zimmerman started working in a repair shop in New Holland in...
AGQUIP FIELD DAYS 18 - 20 agosto 2020 Gunnedah, Nsw (Australia)
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