Growers continually balance eight key agronomic needs: timeliness, crop residue management, soil tilth, seed bed conditions, seed placement accuracy, plant food availability, crop protection and harvest quality. This post is the first in a series that offers insights on some of these specific needs. This first post addresses seed placement accuracy. (more…)
Most farmers today plant seeds that have been genetically modified in some way, such as being more resistant to disease or pests. The science behind this process is complex and the scientists behind it invest years in their research. In the spirit of the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, we are honoring a few of the scientists who have helped make advances in modern agriculture. (more…)
During this year’s fall farm shows, visitors to the Case IH booth had the opportunity to play to become a Case IH “Ultimate Fan” through an interactive quiz. Those who weren’t able to make it to a show still had the option of playing online on the Case IH Facebook page.
Did you take the “Case IH Ultimate Fan” quiz at a fall farm show? (more…)
Thanksgiving is almost here, and that means that the gift-giving season is right around the corner. If you’re a tractor lover or have one on your list, you’ll want to be sure to check out a new book, “Red Tractors: 1958-2013,” and the “Magnum Tractor Calendar 2014.” (more…)
Our final Case IH radio interview is with Dr. Rob Zemenchik, Case IH Crop Production Marketing Manager. Zemenchik discusses how Case IH customer input and a deep understanding of agronomic principles are fundamental to the Case IH design process. (more…)
Ryan Schaefer, Case IH Marketing Manager for High Horsepower Tractors, talks about Efficient Power in this Case IH radio interview. He shares how Case IH is delivering Tier 4 B/Final compliance with superior performance, economy and operating efficiencies. (more…)
Our Agronomic Design Insights video series is back with a focus on fall tillage. In this installment, Dr. Rob Zemenchik, Case IH Crop Production Marketing Manager, talks about what challenges producers face following harvest, and how the Case IH Agronomic Design principles of the new Ecolo-Tiger® 875 can help tackle fall primary tillage in preparation for next year’s crop. (more…)
The 86th National FFA Convention – held last week in Louisville, Ky., – featured all the excitement, pageantry and inspiration this annual event is known for, as well as achieved record-setting attendance of 62,998 students, teachers and guests.
If you were at convention – or perhaps a previous one – share a favorite memory with us. (more…)