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2015-04-20 12:20:55

LONDON, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CNH Industrial (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI) announced today that its financial results for the first quarter of 2015 will be released on Thursday, April 30.

2015-04-15 20:22:34

DUBLIN, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gtdkqt/strategic) has announced the addition of the "Strategic Assessment

2015-04-15 12:25:45

DUBLIN, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/874qhl/planting_and) has announced the addition of the "Planting

2015-04-15 08:34:44

A new way to purchase specialty products unveiled BATAVIA, Ill., April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AGCO Corporation

2015-04-10 12:32:57

Trade Press and Flash Report Subscribers CHICAGO, April 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Month Ending March 31, 2015 March

2015-03-16 12:29:16

ARMSTRONG, Iowa, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Art's Way Manufacturing Co., Inc.

2015-03-12 08:22:34

A large selection of farm equipment will be featured at unreserved public auctions in Missouri, Illinois, Minnesota, and North Dakota CHICAGO, March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Ritchie


Latest Agricultural machinery Reference Libraries

Plough (Plow)
2013-07-31 09:25:38

Plough or plow is a tool used by farmers in order to prepare a field for the planting of a crop. By using this tool the farmer is able to overturn the soil, bringing up nutrients, while covering weeds and other remnants for added compost. Aeration of the soil is also achieved, giving a fresh moisture absorbing base for the planting of a crop. Horses and oxen have been the traditional way, since human powered plows were not as sufficient, that farmers plowed their fields. In places where...

Seed Drilling
2013-05-18 07:39:11

Seed drilling is a method used by farmers in order to have a more unified, crop-yielding season. The first known use of seed drilling was in 1500 BC by the Sumerian. At this time, they were using a single tube. Later, in the 2nd Century BC, the Chinese developed a multi-tube iron drill. This facilitated in a larger crop planting allowing them to feed their large population. The first recorded patent of a sowing machine was in 1566 by the Venetian Senate, attributing Camillo Torello. In the...

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