Open Ag Data Alliance Launched

Cindy Zimmerman

The Climate Corporation and several agricultural stakeholders today officially launched the Open Ag Data Alliance (OADA), an open standards software project to ensure farmers have full data access, security and privacy. “OADA will work to ensure farmers can move their data seamlessly and securely between their equipment, software and services by speeding the development of technical standards for data formatting …

Audio, Case IH, Data Collection, Growmark, New Holland, technology

Think Ahead to Harvest with Case IH Corn Heads

Cindy Zimmerman

Even though this year’s crop has yet to be planted, it’s not too early to think about harvest season. That certainly was on the mind of Kelly Kravig, Case IH’s marketing manager for combines and headers, as he showed off the new Case IH 4200 Series and 4400 Series corn heads at the recent National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, …

Audio, Case IH, Equipment, Harvesting, National Farm Machinery Show

Vertical Tillage Options Gaining Traction

Cindy Zimmerman

Vertical tillage is gaining more traction in farming operations, and Case IH was showcasing its True-Tandem™ 330 Turbo at the recent National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, Ky. Marketing manager for the company’s tillage line of products Tim Nix told me that this new tiller is good for conservation measures, especially important in light of what was passed in the …

Agribusiness, Audio, Case IH, Equipment, National Farm Machinery Show, Tillage

Case IH Talks “Photo Copy” Plants at NFMS

Cindy Zimmerman

It’s been a pretty tough winter in farm country this year, but as they say, hope springs eternal … or maybe in this case, we sure hope spring breaks this eternal winter! To be ready for the season ahead, producers need to make sure they have the right equipment in place, in particular their planters. “If you don’t start right, …

Audio, Case IH, National Farm Machinery Show, Planting

Case IH Expands Precision Disk 500 Air Drill Line

Talia Goes

Case IH introduces the availability of two new air drills in 50- and 60-foot working widths. These larger-sized Precision Disk 500 air drills help growers cover more acres in short planting windows. “Case IH engineers have taken the best-in-class Precision Disk 500 design and made it even more productive with larger working widths and a five-section design,” says Dale Simpson, …

Agribusiness, Case IH, Planting

Listening Key to Case IH’s Winning Agronomic Design

John Davis

Giving the customers what they want is a hallmark of good business, and Case IH practices that with every piece of equipment they roll out. “Before we lay down the product definition for any future design, we go out and visit with the customers at length,” explained Case IH’s Rob Zemenchik during an interview with Chuck at the National Farm …

Ag Leader, Agribusiness, Audio, Case IH, National Farm Machinery Show

Case IH Talks Info Management at AG CONNECT

John Davis

Information is power, but TOO MUCH information is, well, overwhelming. During the recent AG CONNECT Expo, our friends from Case IH sponsored a a morning networking breakfast on how to manage all the information farmers are faced with in precision agriculture. “One of the things we find is this overabundance of information with data, and how do we control it, …

Ag Connect Expo, Agribusiness, Audio, Case IH

Case IH & Ram Trucks Declare Year of the Farmer

Chuck Zimmerman

If you’ve been active in farm social media any time since last night then you have to know about a great Super Bowl commercial from Ram Trucks in alliance with sister company Case IH. Just in case you haven’t then here you go. In our newest Ram brand commercial, we dedicate 2013 to celebrating the American farmer. Share the video, …

Agribusiness, Case IH, Equipment, Trucks, Video