CNH Industrial receives Manufacturing Leadership Awards 2020

   CNH Industrial has announced that it has received two 2020 Manufacturing Leadership Awards for outstanding achievement in the following categories: Collaborative Innovation and Operational Excellence. The awards, chosen by a panel of expert judges, were presented at the virtual Manufacturing Leadersh...Read more

Sonalika tractors posts 46 % growth in sales in September

Sonalika Tractors has reported a 46 per cent year-on-year jump in overall tractor sales to 17,704 units, including exports, for September, according to a release.   While domestic sales grew 51.4 per cent to 16,000 units in September 2020 as compared with 10,571 units in the year-ago month, exports rose 9.8...Read more

CLAAS launches 3 new agri equipment

  CLAAS came out with three new agricultural equipment on September 24, 2020 that promise to help farmers in varied agricultural endeavors. The German leader in this space has launched ‘Max Cut’ cutter bar is now available from 2.2m working width. CLAAS has introduced two new ranges of rear mower...Read more

New Holland Braud harvesters achieves Origine France Garantie certification  

  The Origine France Garantie (French Origin Guaranteed) label certifies the provenance of the New Holland self-propelled grape and olive harvesters and straddle tractors manufactured in the French plant of Coëx. Furthermore, it provides clear and objective traceability information.   New Hol...Read more

VST Tillers Tractors unveils power tiller ‘VST Kisan’

  VST Tillers Tractors Limited, pioneers in manufacturing of tillers and compact tractors  has launched “VST KISAN”, 12 HP Power tiller.  This is complete indigenous product made by VST is 100% Make in India.   The product is manufactured in Malur near Bangalore with a production...Read more

Case IH launches new Quadtrac and Steiger AFS Connect™ series tractors  

  Case IH is introducing new Quadtrac and Steiger AFS Connect™ series tractors for the 2021 season with specific features for the European market, and incorporating new technology designed to ease the data recording and transfer requirements central to modern large-scale farming. They also benefit from...Read more

CNH uses water  transport to ship combine harvesters in EU

    The challenge faced by the Transport Logistics team at CNH Industrial, was the transportation of its Case IH and New Holland Agriculture combine harvesters from the Company’s hub in Zeebrugge, Belgium, to destinations throughout Europe. Combine h...Read more

Mahindra records 69% rise in tractor sales in August 2020

    Registering 69 percent growth, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.’s Farm Equipment Sector (FES), a part of the USD 19.4 billion Mahindra Group, sold 23,503 tractors in the domestic market in August 2020 as as against 13,871 tractors sold in August 2019.   Total tractor sales -- d...Read more

CLAAS India virtually launches a new series of straw balers

 In a landmark development, CLAAS India, a 100% subsidiary of German agri-machinery conglomerate CLAAS KGaA, recently announced the virtual launch of its new range of straw balers, highlighting CLAAS’ contribution to the cause of crop residue management and effort taken to adapt to the new normal. Durin...Read more

CSIR-CMERI to launch first- gen e-tractors in September, 2020

In a webinar held on August 25, 2020, Dr Harish Hirani, Director, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CSIR-CMERI), Durgapur, gave a thorough and analytical presentation. He highlighted the array of CSIR-CMERI developed Farm Mechanization, Agricultural an...Read more

Centre releases Rs 553 cr to states to promote mechanization in agriculture

  The Centre has released Rs 553 crore to states under a scheme to promote mechanization in the agriculture sector. The Sub-Mission on Agricultural Mechanization (SMAM) was launched in April 2014 with an aim to have inclusive growth of farm mechanization to boost productivity.  "In the year 2020-21, bu...Read more

New Holland Agri launches the CH Crossover Harvesting™

New Crossover Harvesting concept integrates outstanding Twin Rotor separation technology with the gentle threshing that is the hallmark of New Holland conventional combines to offer the best of both worlds. Excellent grain and straw quality, outstanding crop-to-crop flexibility and proven reliability. New Holland...Read more