Editors notes: Case IH strongly supports programs that are driving agriculture globally, such as the non-profit organization Tractors for Africa. All tractors through this program are fundraised and managed by Tractors for Africa.
On your farm, High-Efficiency Farming is about small changes in your agronomic approach that can yield big gains, such as adding technology to your planter for better seed placement. In the African country of Burkina Faso, High-Efficiency Farming starts with a Farmall® tractor.
Communication among family members, employees, suppliers and service providers is critical to helping your farm stay efficient and productive. Imagine if those lines of communication extended to your different makes and models of equipment, displays and software. That’s where ISOBUS can help.
Jay Leno put the most powerful tractor in agriculture to the test — on the streets of L.A. Go along for the ride in a big red tractor in the latest episode of Jay Leno’s Garage.
A driving force behind Case IH Advanced Farming Systems (AFS) is to provide the information you need to help optimize performance, profit and productivity. Other features can help ease your workload so you can be more efficient with your time. But neither can happen if you’re not getting the most from your technology.
The move from traditional radio-signal guidance to Case IH Advanced Farming Systems (AFS) RTK+ cellular network guidance is a bit like going from a fender-mounted AM radio to an AM/FM Weatherband radio with CD and Bluetooth in our Surveyor™ cab — only better.
Diverse farming operations from California to the Carolinas — or from Brazil to Bangladesh— raising everything from apples to zucchini and corn to soybeans, can benefit from varying levels of automation. Case IH has led the way and now is laying framework for the technology.
If pushing your clock ahead, a green hue across the pasture or college basketball brackets brings on that familiar spring itch, it’s important to apply the salve of patien
ce before you start scratching your fields. As difficult as that might seem, your soils will thank you — and your crops will reward you.
Would you head to the field in the morning before fueling up? How about before checking the fluid levels in your tractor? Or inspecting and lubricating your equipment? Now, how often do you check the air in your tires before you pull out of the shed? If a pressure check isn’t routine, it could be costing you big bucks.
Through our ongoing investment in research and development, Case IH is committed to finding new ways to help you be more productive and profitable — new ways to implement High-Efficiency Farming on your farm. It drives all we do. But it’s nice to have those efforts recognized, too.
As you make plans to attend your favorite organizations’ annual meetings and conventions early this year, be sure to pencil in a visit with Case IH. You’ll find us at events across the country. We’d sure enjoy meeting you and learning about your operation.