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Year 2017 Number 12



Fendt innovations awarded at Agritechnica

Beyond Tractor of the Year in the Best of Specialized category, Fendt came away from Agritechnica 2017 with other important recognitions for technological innovations. These were for the VarioPull tractor, the IDEAL combine, the e100 Vario tractor, the DKE agrirouter and the Fendt MARS/Xaver robots

Year 2017 Number 11



Agritechnica 2017, all that's new in Hanover

Green Future-Smart Technology is the theme for Agritechnica 2017, the leading trade fair for agricultural machinery and equipment held in Hanover from November 12 to 18. A large number of new products and prize winning new technologies plus a full schedule of meetings on strategic issues on agricultural mechanization. The 2015 edition drew as many as 450,000 visitors and numerous members of the public are also expected to attend the upcoming review

Year 2015 Number 12



Agritechnica, a big show for the mechanization

Counting 2,907 exhibitors and 451,000 visitors, Agritechnica 2015 stayed in line with previous editions also in featuring numerous meetings and premiere presentations to confirm the big numbers for the trade fair as an important appointment for international agricultural mechanization

Agritechnica: John Deere's rich medal collection

Teaching aids for training operators, harvester sensors that adjust the space between the blade and counterblade of the rotor, smart devices for tractor turns at the headland, 3D cameras; Agritechnica awarded thirteen medals to John Deere technologies

Year 2015 Number 11



Large numbers and new organization at Agritechnica 2015

The appointment with the big international Hanover event is back. About 2,800 exhibitors will take part in the German exhibition. Meaningful is the presence of the Italian company (391), which represent the largest component of foreign exhibitors and display themselves to economic operators with an extraordinary breadth of range. There is also a rich programme of meetings, partly held in the new area of Agritechnica Plaza

Year 2013 Number 12



Claas Axion 850: Tractor of the Year 2014

The Claas Axion 850 captured the Tractor of the Year 2014 prize organized by Vado e Torno Edizioni, presented 10 November on the inaugural day of Agritechnica 2013, assigned out of a field of seven tractors in the top category...

New Firestone Performer Row Crop

Outstanding among the new products brought to Agritechnica in Hanover by Bridgestone was the Performer Row Crop tire series by Firestone, in the Bridgestone Group, designed for mounting on sprayer machinery. The techniques applied by the Japanese group were perfected...

Innovation prizes: great success for Made in Claas entries

Claas came away from the Agritechnica 2013 International Agriculture Exhibition in Hanover with a gold and six silver medals in recognition of the manufacturer's outstanding innovations. The prizes awarded came in the categories of product type and electronics for forage harvesting

Merlo, advanced systems and new products in the range

The new products presented at Agritechnica 2013 by Merlo are the achievements of a new production system. All the innovations unwrapped in Hanover will become available across the entire range of telescopic handlers manufactured by the Piedmont company, beginning with the Turboframer and the Multifarmer

Combines: all that's new from New Holland

The Italian trademark played a leading role in Hanover with the manufacturer's new features in the sector of harvesting. The Verifeed™ grain header has been perfected and is now available in widths of up to 12.50 meters. The new header was designed for maize and comes in flip-up six to eight row versions and a rigid 12 row head. The new Dual Stream concept has been applied to the Verifeed™ header to boost overall capacity by up to 15%, while reducing fuel consumption by up to 15%. Also new, beginning in the 2013/2014 season, the flagship CX7000 and the CX8000 combine harvesters can be fitted with tracked drive as a factory fit option

Valpadana 9000 series in the showcase

Valpadana presented their new 9000 Series at Agritechnica in Hanover. This historic Reggio Emilia trademark in the Argo Group achieved a great leap ahead in quality in the isodiametric tractor sector in bringing to the market machines increasingly professional and...

Walvoil, presents new control systems

Walvoil presented at Agritechnica 2013 new control systems for front loaders which, among the company's hydraulic and electronic products and systems, ensure safety in operation, low cost and ease of installation. Walvoil opened with a basic system targeted on end-users...

Year 2013 Number 10-11



Machinery and equipment are the main characters at Agritechnica 2013

Great numbers in Hannover for the 2013 edition of Agritechnica, the German trade fair devoted to agricultural mechanization, with 2,700 enterprises representing 50 countries. Italian manufacturers and FederUnacoma will attend the exhibition to highlight the contribution of Made in Italy in product groups, quality of production and in development of the agro-mechanical sector on both European and global levels

Hanover awards finest innovations

Agritechnica is awarding 4 gold medals and 33 silvers to the most innovative products and systems in the field of agricultural mechanics entered in the competition for the 2013 edition. Outstanding among the prize winning innovations is the Hybrid built by Merlo, a successful combination of energy savings, eco-compatibility and flexibility in operations

High-Performance Harrows: Alpego's DmaX and RM

A recognised international name in tilling and related operations, Alpego from Gambellara near Vicenza in northern Italy is using Agritechnica 2013 for the debut of two new harrows.The DmaX is designed for professionals and is derived from the efficient and...

BCS: company's first hydraulic mower At Agritechnica

A great novelty debuting for BSC, the Italian maker of mowers and the like from Abbiategrasso near Milan, is the company's first hydraulically powered mower, the 660 WS HY.With a front power takeout for frontally mounted tools, the operator can...

New versatile and efficient road sweepers from Bellon Mit

Extended production range for the Padua based Bellon Mit. The Veneto company has chosen the Hanover exhibition to present its extended offering of road sweepers. The first machines to make their debut are the two front tractor-mounted models – TSPS...

BKT: Expanded Specialist Tyre Range at Agritechnica

BKT, one of the world's leading makers of off-highway tyres, is offering substantial new additions to its already extensive catalogue of specialist tyres at Agritechnica 2013 in Hannover.The Indian multinational is expanding its range for high-power tractors boasting over 250...

Cosmeco's Axel Vertical ditcher debuts at Agritechnica

Axel is the name that Cosmeco, the Mantua-based maker of ditching and horticultural equipment, has given to its new family of vertical ditchers to be unveiled at Agritechnica 2013.The special single-wheel ditchers have been developed for the creation of ditches...

Dondi: whole gamut tillage, and more

Whatever your problem in tillage, working the soil or many other tasks, it's worth wondering what the Umbrian company Dondi has to offer.The company's products for farmers range from sub-soilers to multi-tine cultivators, minimum tillage chisels and a new cultivator...

PT-175, FAE's new prime mover

Italy's FAE Group created its PrimeTech brand in 2005 to build on twenty years of experience in producing cutting-edge mulchers to produce prime movers to handle a range of tasks in forestry, soil stabilization and even deep soil conversion.For Agritecnica...

FALC Fast, the fast lane to baling

Designing a machine to chop up forage and line it up for a baler is easier said than done, as the R&D staff at Faenza-based FALC can testify.Working at the FALC factory not so far from Ravenna, they are used...

New engines for Faresin self-propelled mixer wagons and telescopic handlers

The Veneto manufacturer is beginning to mount Tier 4 and Stage III B engines on their self-propelled Leader Eco Mode and FH Series Compact handlers. Improvements also applied to standard equipment drivers seat to ensure comfort and sound ergonomics

Fendt wins silver for hydraulic coupling

Fendt won yet another Agritechnica innovation award at the 2013 edition, this time for its new flat-sealing hydraulic coupling system. The system got the silver medal in the innovation competition sponsored by DLG, Deustche Landwirtsgesellschaft.Fendt's man in charge of hydraulic development,...

Design and innovation for Goldoni's Transcar range

Goldoni, headquartered in Migliarina di Carpi in the province of Modena, is continuing the process of technical and stylistic evolution of its machines. At Agritechnica, the company will be showing its Transcar range of tractors with load bed (40, 60...

Irrigation with Irrimec: the MDT8/2

The countdown is on for Irrimec's new self-propelled irrigation unit to be unveiled at Hanover's Agritechnica 2013 fair: a larger version of the MDT8 called the MDT8/2, for use on large surface areas with a high-resistance double rack and pinion...

John Deere: new features also in the small and medium-size segments

For 2014 John Deere updates its range of tractors with models for small and medium-sized farms and specialised concerns, without neglecting innovations in the higher power range. All the series are characterised by their high level of technology, fuel economy and safety

IsoMatch InDemo, a "simulator" for Kverneland implements

Among the many new products that the Norwegian company Kverneland is exhibiting in Hanover a centre stage role must be reserved for IsoMatch InDemo, a high-tech device recognised by the Agritechnica 2013 panel of judges with a silver medal. IsoMatch...

Kohler-Lombardini, JCB: close encounter of a new kind

The innovative new KDI engine brought into production this year by Reggio Emilia-based Kohler-Lombardini will lie at the heart of a whole range of products from the UK's JCB, the leading maker of equipment for earth-moving and related activities.At the...

Burying Sewage: MA/AG's IDL for Performance

Sewage has long been seen as a basic source of fertiliser thanks to the nitrogen it contains. If treated properly, it contains all the sustenance crops need.But, as shown by research quoted by MA/AG, a leading light in agricultural technology...

Leaf Vegetables: Ortomec's Leaf Choice Aid

Leaf vegetable selection, whether spinach, lettuce or leafy herbs such as basil, is a major headache for market gardeners when preparing their produce for market, but they have now received a helping hand from Ortomec, a company known for its...

ROC: Delicate Handling for Quality Forage

The quest for improved forage quality takes another step ahead at Agritechnica 2013 with the new belt-based windrowers developed by ROC, a leading company in this field from the hinterland near Rimini.Traditional machines use combs or star wheels to drag...

Hole Digging and More With Selvatici

Bologna-based Selvatici has a series of best-selling products including digging machines and aerators, but the chief focus at Agritechnica 2013 is expected to be the new Series 80 post hole driller with a 50 cm vineyard augur.The articulated device can...

The Starsoil tiller-mulcher on the stage in Germany

Starsoil is the name of Seppi's new multifunctional tiller-mulcher, to be unveiled at the Agritechnica exhibition in Germany. Suitable for use with tractors up to 250 HP, Starsoil can crush stones of up to 30 cm in diameter, shred stalks...

Debuts Galore: Tonutti-Wolagri at Agritecnica

The Friuli-based company has been hard at work on innovation to prepare the new models of side delivery rakes, tedder/swather combines, round balers and bale wrappers on show at the Hannover fair
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