Swaraj Gen2 8100 harvester to offer enhanced productivity for Punjab's paddy farmers

Mahindra's Swaraj Gen2 8100 EX Self-Propelled Combine Harvester will offer paddy farmers in Punjab enhanced productivity, performance and ease of operation, while maximising potential grain yield, for best-in-class acreage.Generating a power output of 101 HP, the Swaraj Gen2 8100 EX Self-Propelled Combine Harveste...Read more

Thailand's agri machinery market expected to cross $1.9 B by 2025

Thailand's Agricultural Machinery Market is expected to cross $1.9 billion by 2025 owing to a surge in demand among farmers and rising financial support. The report by Ken Research also covers the market share, competitive landscape, and business model of hire purchase and lease, along with the strength and weakn...Read more

Mahindra’s farm equipment sector sells 39053 units in India in Sept 2021

Mahindra & Mahindra's Farm Equipment Sector (FES), part of the Mahindra Group, announced its tractor sales numbers for September 2021. Domestic sales in September 2021 were at 39053 units, as against 42361 units during September 2020. Total tractor sales (Domestic + Exports) during September  2021 were at...Read more

Centre postpones paddy procurement in Punjab, Haryana due to heavy rainfall

Due to the recent heavy downpour in the states of Punjab and Haryana, the maturity of paddy has been delayed   Keeping in view the interest of farmers and to avoid any inconvenience to them, the Department of Food and Public Distribution under the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution h...Read more

CCI distributes 5543 kapas plucker machines worth Rs 4 Cr to cotton farmers

The Cotton Corporation of India (CCI) has distributed 5543 kapas plucker machines valuing around Rs 4 crores to 5543 marginal and small farmers in all the cotton-growing states (including aspirational districts) under corporate social responsibility (CSR).   Most of the cotton in India is manually picked wh...Read more

New Holland unveils Roll-Bar 125 fixed chamber round baler

New Holland Agriculture has introduced the new Roll-Bar 125 baler, which carries over the perfect price-performance balance that is the hallmark of the BR6090 and combines it with a host of new features. Available in two versions, Rotor Feeder and Rotor Cutter, the new baler introduces a new, modern styling with a...Read more

Case IH plans to participate in European trade shows

Leading farm equipment manufacturer Case IH has announced plans to attend major European agricultural shows during the remainder of 2021 and 2022 as part of the company’s programme to reconnect with customers. This will be done with the highest possible attention to safety for both customers and Case IH empl...Read more

Mahindra sells 19997 tractors in domestic market in Aug 2021

Mahindra & Mahindra's Farm Equipment Sector (FES), part of the Mahindra Group, announced its tractor sales numbers for August 2021. The domestic sales in August 2021 were at 19997 units, as against 23503 units during August 2020. The total tractor sales (Domestic + Exports) during August 2021 were at 21360 uni...Read more

PAU, Sokhi Manufacturing to promote portable green pea thresher-cum-depodder

The Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana has entered into an important memorandum of undertaking (MoU) with Sokhi Manufacturing Company, Samrala, Punjab for the refinement, modification and promotion of the 'Portable Green pea Thresher-cum-Depodder.'   Dr Navtej Singh Bains, Director of Research, PAU an...Read more

Sonalika's newly launched agro solutions tractor to support farmers effectively

Sonalika Tractors has launched ‘Sonalika Agro Solutions’ tractor and has implemented a rental app to bridge the gap between farmers and hi-tech farm machinery – from land preparations to harvesting. The platform connects the farmers with a huge range of machinery renters that offer high tech agri...Read more

Leads Connect bags CCE mandate from Govt of Assam's APART

The Government of Assam (GoA) for its World Bank-backed project, Assam Agribusiness and Rural Transformation Project (APART) has given the Crop Cutting Experiments (CCE) mandate to Noida-based agri-tech company, Leads Connect. The agritech will conduct the CCE in 23 districts of the Assam state, on a pilot basis. ...Read more

CSIR-CMERI pushes for post-harvest tech to cut down losses in agri produce

Prof Harish Hirani, Director, CSIR-CMERI, Durgapur, delivered an expert talk on post-harvest technologies developed by CSIR-CMERI and its potential to change the agro-economy of Nagaland and the North-Eastern states of India in a virtual event organised by MSME-DI, Dimapur. The programme was attended by representa...Read more