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Year 2017 Number 1-2

January - February

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New BGroup Imola industrial plant

On December 17 last year BGroup president Luigi Blasi, Imola mayor Daniele Manca and Pierangelo Raffini, councilor for the economic development of Imola, inaugurated the new Bgroup Imola industrial plant. The plant represents the core of the manufacturing group, for...
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ASCS by Merlo: Samoter innovation award

The new ASCS (Adaptive Stability Control System) by Merlo has been awarded the special mention of the 2017 SaMoTer Innovation Award. The prize has been awarded by a board composed of leading figures in academic and professional associations, recognising the...
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New Holland acquired Kongskilde Agriculture

After the acquisition of Kong­skilde Industries (company of the Danish group Dansk Landbrugs Grovvareselskab) by CNH Industrial, New Holland Agriculture aims at expanding its range of equipment, starting from February. The business unit includes two plants in Europe, located in...
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Valtra wins the Good Design Award

The fourth generation of the Valta T Series was awarded the 2016 Good Design Award. This prize is awarded by the Chicago Athenaeum, the museum of architecture and design, and is sponsored by the European Centre for Architecture, Art Design...

Year 2016 Number 5 - 6

May - June

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Comer Industries: 2015 financial statements approved

The Shareholders’ Meeting of Comer Industries Spa, which met on April 29 in the Reggio­lo headquarters, approved the consolidated financial statements for 2015, which closed with a turnover of 327.6 million euros (361 in 2014), a net financial position of...
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Littelfuse acquires Menber's

During the month of April, Littelfuse Inc completed the acquisition of Menber’s Spa (Legnago - VR), a company specializing in the design, production, and sale of manual and electric battery switches and connectors for commercial vehicle trailers. In 2015, the...

Year 2016 Number 4

April

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Comer Industries "Supplier of the Year" for CLAAS

During the 12th CLAAS Supplier’s Day held on January 13 in Harsewinkel (Germany), Comer Industries was awarded as the supplier of the year in the “innovation” category by the German Group. The Suppliers’Day began with the presentation of the 2015...
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TÜV Certification for Di Martino

Pressure pumps and shoulder pressure pumps received TÜV Certification last February. The company from Mussolente, in the province of Vicenza, specialized in the production of highly technological plastic products for gardening, vegetable gardens and small-scale farming, thanks to this certification...
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PowerGard System by John Deere

John Deere presents PowerGard, a quick and simple solution for machine maintenance and repair that, thanks to its flexible coverage options, allows users to choose between several formulas, keep the machine running at peak performance and control operating cost. There...
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New Holland partner of Young Farmers

New Holland Agriculture partnered with the Third European Congress of Young Farmers which took place on April 6 and 7 at the European Parliament in Brussels. The congress involved over 200 young farmers from 17 different EU Member States. The...

Year 2016 Number 1

January

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Cifarelli: new ULV system

ULV is the name of the new Cifarelli accessory developed for the M1200 atomizer. With this innovative system, the atomizer allows a calibrated and uniform treatment without wasting product, making this versatile and comfortable machine an ideal tool for professionals....
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Emak wins the SIE 2015 award

Last December, Emak was awarded the SIE 2015 “Applied Ergonomics” prize, established by the Italian Society of Ergonomics in collaboration with Ambiente Lavoro (Italian trade show dedicated to promoting health and wellness in the workplace). The award was presented for...
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DragoGT, the winning corn head from Olimac

The new DragoGT corn head by Olimac, a manufacturer in Margarita in the Cuneo Province, is coming up for New Technology prizes at the Fieragricola International Agricultural Technologies Exhibition in Verona and the FIMA International Fair of Agricultural Machinery in...
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Peruzzo receives "Historic Business" award

On December 5, Peruzzo Srl won the “Historic Business” award from the Chamber of Commerce of Padua. The company from Curtarolo, founded in 1959, produces machines for agriculture and public parks, and was one of the first factories to understand...

Year 2015 Number 12

December

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Futurism, Antonio Carraro's 2016 calendar

With the arrival of the close of the year, the historic Antonio Carraro trademark is publishing the tractor manufacturer’s traditional calendar collection for the 53rd consecutive year. Accompanying the year 2016 are shots taken by Oriano Stefan, a photographer who...
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FOR.AGR. Srl: success in China

The FOR.AGR. Srl stand installed at CIAME 2015, the China International Agricultural Machinery Exhibition, held October 26th to 28th in Quingdao was a star attraction. FOR.AGR., which holds the Favaro1937 trademark, brought to the exhibition this line of sprayers for...

Year 2015 Number 11

November

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New MDC Joystick from Hydreco

The Hydreco (Poole – Dorset) Group is bringing a new MDC (Multifunctional Digital Control) to the international market. The new MDC Series Electrical Proportional joystick from the British company offers a complete range of output versions, including the CAN Bus...
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ISOBUS certification for new Argo Tractors electronic control units

Tractor ECU (electronic control units) developed by Argo Tractors have come through testing in the Reggio Emilia Innovation laboratories, qualified for the certification of ISOBUS (international Standard ISO 11783), for ISOBUS certification by AEF, the  Agricultural Industry Electronics Foundation. This...

Year 2015 Number 10

October

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Checchi & Magli "online"

The Checchi & Magli company launches their new website. The new site, online since July, has a completely updated, modern, catchy look and a simplified navigation. The goal of the company from Budrio is to make corporate communication more accessible...
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New design for the McCormick logo

Redesigned in 2000, following the acquisition of the historic US brand by the Argo Group, the McCormick logo is modernized after 15 years to blend seamlessly with the new “family feeling” of the McCormick product. The character of the logo...

Year 2015 Number 7-8-9

July - August - September

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New website for Di Martino

Last June, Di Martino, manufacturer of spraying machines for home and garden, announced the publication of its new corporate website www.dimartino.it. The portal has been renovated with new graphics and content, which are now also viewable from tablets and smartphones....
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Blade GT, comfortable prunning

Blade Gt is the new pruner, produced by Lisam, designed to facilitate the pruning of olive groves, vineyards and fruit trees. Blade Gt is characterized by a remarkable cutting speed, and cuts branches up to 3.5 cm in diameter. Among...
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New president Maschio Gaspardo

Mirco Maschio has been elected new Chairman of the Maschio Gaspardo Group. Last July, the Board of Directors of the important Padua-based company elected Mirco, second son of Egidio Maschio, and confirmed Giorgio Maschio as Deputy Chairman. The newly elected...
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McCormick in the field with VT-Drive

From September 13 to October 4, the McCormick range of tractors VT-Drive will be in the field for the VT-Ride show. The event will see the McCormick brand combined with another US brand: Harley Davidson. The tour is divided into...

Year 2015 Number 5-6

May - June

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Argo Tractors - Unima agreement

Argo Tractors and Unima (National Union of Agricultural Mechanisation Companies) signed a new agreement for the development of integrated communications and marketing activities. The goal is to create new opportunities for contractors, promoting their access to new technologies and the...
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Comer Industries sales growth in 2014

This past May, the Shareholders’ Meeting of Comer Industries approved the 2014 financial statements. The Reggiolo company closed 2014 with a consolidated turnover of 361 million euros, which corresponds to an increase of 6% over the previous year. The most...
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Firestone Music Tour

The tyre company Firestone is “key sponsor” of some of the most important music festivals planned this summer in Spain, Germany, France, Poland, Italy and the United Kingdom. The focus on music has always been a feature of the American...
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New New Holland e-commerce site

  The new website - www.newhollandstyle.com is already online, to purchase merchandising items from the New Holland Agriculture brand. On the site you can buy scale models, children’s toys, work and leisure clothes, and the most innovative and functional accessories....
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Oregon's new blower BL300

Oregon BL300 Always Ready™ is the name of the new blower from Sabart, the company from Reggio that operates in the distribution of spare parts and accessories for forestry, agriculture and gardening. The BL300 blower expands the Cordless Tool System...
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A "micro-weeding kit" for the Elektra planter

After the Technical Innovation Award received at EIMA International 2014, Elektra - the electro-pneumatic planter by Sfoggia Agriculture Division - is still a protagonist of innovation in agriculture thanks to the testing of an advanced micro-weeding kit that, combined with...
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In memory of Julian Bees

Julian Bees recently passed away. For twenty years he was one of the historic Mondo Macchina English translators.  Julian Bees – 75 years of age, English, with a degree in political science, business and philosophy from Oxford - had been...

Year 2015 Number 3-4

March - April

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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...
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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...

Year 2015 Number 1-2

January/February

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Turnover growth for Comer Industries

Comer Industries ended 2014 with a consolidated turnover of 361 million euro, up 6% on 2013. This result, the highest ever recorded by the business from Reggio Emilia, was achieved despite the uncertainty of markets and the first signs of...
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Assembler, the new "configurator" by Goldoni

The new product configurator by Goldoni is available online, on the site www.goldoni.com. Assembler – this is the name of the system – allows to create a machine tailored to customer. Just log on to the site and click the...

Year 2014 Number 12

December

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The Fiat 605C track tractor hits the newstands

The Hachette Fascicoli publishing house, in collaboration with New Holland Agriculture, came out last December 30th with the first of a series of magazines bundled with a kit for building a model of the illustrious Fiat 605C track tractor dating...
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One milion John Deere tractors rolled out in Augusta

An important milestone was reached by John Deere completion of the one millionth tractor, a 5100M model, built at the Augusta factory in Georgia, the United States. Manufacturing, specialized in the production of compact utility tractors, began here in 1990...
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Massey Ferguson on South Pole endeavor

Antarctica2 Expedition mission accomplished for the Massey Ferguson 5610 tractor which reached the South Pole last December 9th. Following departure in November from the Novolazarevskaya station on the northeast coast of the continent and 2,500 kilometers and 17 days later...

Year 2014 Number 7-9

July - September

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Faresin Industries: a green line for the Australian market

Farasin Industries in Breganze, in the Veneto Region, has received an important order from Australia for 38 machines to be supplied to Chesterfield Australia, recently appointed the exclusive Faresin Industries importer for the New South Wales and Queensland regions to...
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John Deere's RDA lands in Europe

John Deere Remote Display Access (RDA) became available in Western and Central European countries this summer. Users with the RDA system can view the operator's GreenStar™3 2630 Display screen installed in the tractor cab, the sprayer or mower to help...
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Duo Wing Jet Collina by Martignani

The Duo Wing Jet Collina manufactured by Martignani Srl has been named for an Innovation Challenge Enovitis in Campo 2014 prize for the new version of the anti-drift electrostatic pneumatic mist blower system suitable for sloping ground which greatly facilitates...

Year 2014 Number 5-6

May - June

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New support for Checchi & Magli drive wheels

Technological innovation by the Checchi & Magli manufacturer has led to an important upgrade of the drive wheels in the transplanter range produced by the company located in Budrio, near Bologna. The solution applied calls for double spade support...
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Leader Compact: small in size and great in technology

Efficiency and customer satisfaction are the basic criteria behind the new product from Faresin Industries, the Leader Compact mixer wagon with great performance built on a compact scale. The new arrival is described as a machine “born in the...
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New stitches in the New Holland network

New Holland inaugurated new headquarters in Capannoli, in the Province of Pisa, in the month of March. The new facilities extend over a total area of about 20,000 m² with an  inner area of over 3,000 m² containing a...

Year 2014 Number 3 - 4

March - April

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GEA, the pressure pump by Di Martino

  For more than forty years Di Martino is a leading business in the European market in the field of irrigation and plastic products for gardening and do-it-yourself. The variety of products that the business from Bassano del Grappa...
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Italy – Finland: 4,000 Km with a Merlo "number plate"

A 4,000 km journey from Italy to Finaland, this is the travel started by Leo Terquijeff, a Rotator employee, the historical importer of the Merlo brand in Finland. Leo has a great passion for his work and is a...

Year 2013 Number 10-11

october/november

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Club of Bologna to take up mechanization strategies at Agritechnica

The Club of Bologna is a body of 115 international academics and experts in agricultural mechanization from 43 countries who meet annually for dealing with the development of agro-mechanic strategies and trends associated with particular themes
International Agriculture, Forestry and Horticulture Exhibition 26 - 29 luglio 2019 Libramont (Belgio)
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INAGRITECH 28 - 30 luglio 2019 Jakarta (Indonesia)
info@gem-indonesia.com