There are a number of factors to consider when placing fertiliser with seed according to Dr. Mike Stewart from the International Plant Nutrition Institute in Norcross, Georgia, USA. Placing fertiliser in-furrow with the seed during planting is a common practice in small grain production and to some extent in row-crop production. Placing fertiliser with the […]
How do you get a tractor into the middle of Australia’s third largest city? Drive it down a river of course! The long awaited Challenger E series made a dramatic entrance to the Australian and New Zealand region, surprising a gathering of Challenger Dealers on the banks of the Brisbane River. Built upon three […]
Challenger’s MT775E has been voted as the winner of the Machine of the Year XXL award at the SIMA Show 2015. One of the most prestigious accolades for tractors incorporating innovative technology and overall performance, the selection was made by 19 independent agricultural journalists representing 17 European countries trade magazines. Built upon three decades of […]
High-speed spraying is becoming increasing popular in Europe and especially in France where operators are looking to spray at speeds of up to 30km/hr. Building on the history and success of the SpraCoupe, the 2015 version of Challenger’s RoGator 600C is easily capable of meeting these speed requirements. On display for the first time at […]
The Vossebelts have tried a variety of tractor colors on their Southern Alberta farm. There was the green of John Deere and the blue of New Holland. Then, a neighboring farmer and Massey Ferguson customer suggested they give AGCO equipment and local dealer Hanlon Ag a try. “We wanted the latest and greatest … and […]
“Whether you plant in the autumn or spring, there is typically only a ten-day window to get the precious seed into the ground – you have to act fast and accurately,” says Cameron McKenzie, Seeding & Tillage Manager for the farm equipment brand, Challenger. “Indeed, within that crucial 10 days, there is the absolute optimum […]
Challenger’s exclusive Steerable 3-Point Hitch will be presented as a technical innovation at the Italian EIMA International machinery show, in Bologna (November 12 to 16, 2014). Optionally available on all Challenger MT800E series models, including the flagship MT875E, the new steerable hitch design improves turning performance under load and allows the operator to manage how […]
Challenger’s exclusive Steerable 3-Point Linkage featured on the MT800E will be presented with a Technical Innovation Award at next week’s EIMA International Machinery Show in Bologna (November 12 – 16, 2014). The award, sponsored by FederUnacoma, recognizes companies which have created genuinely innovative machinery, accessories or components with a capacity to improve processes and the […]
With the row-crop planting season imminent, now’s the time to fully prepare your equipment to ensure you are ready to strike during optimum weather and soil conditions. “If you already own a row-crop planter, you should be giving it a thorough inspection and making any adjustments and repairs,” says Cameron McKenzie, Seeding & Tillage Product […]
How do you protect your soils from yield-sapping hardpan? “Soil compaction is one of the most common problems farmers face today – it severely limits yields and impacts margins,” says Cameron McKenzie, Seeding & Tillage Product Marketing Manager for the farm equipment brand, Challenger. “However, key steps can be taken to deal with it through […]
Besides the hundreds of our exhibitors who show you only the best new equipment and services in the Agriculture Industry today, we're happy to help with one good reason to attend Agri-Trade in Red Deer, Alberta. How about a free trip for 4 to any Ag Show in North America courtesy of Agri-Trade valued at $10,000? That's right...this year the Agri-Trade Grand Prize will consist of a trip for you and 3 of your family, buddies, or whomever you owe a favor, to attend any Ag related show in North America.
Farmers relentlessly pursue the best course of action. And, like a trusted guide, ag retailers provide advice, analysis, products and services to help them discover the most successful strategies. The Agricultural Retailers Association Annual Conference and Expo December 2-4 at the Sheraton New Orleans - French Quarter will help you navigate the changing ag retail landscape through panel discussions, presentations, networking and exhibits. Find your path forward. Join industry experts, peers and colleagues at the only essential event for ag retailers and suppliers: the ARA Annual Conference & Expo.
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