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2014-06-17 23:12:00

Research helps Case IH create the Right Red Tractor digital tool, found at caseih.com/RightRedTractor.

2014-06-17 12:29:31

National Medical Societies' Safety Tips Prevent Lawn Mower Injuries CHICAGO, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the school year draws to a close, thousands of children across the country

2014-06-10 12:33:52

Trade Press and Flash Report Subscribers CHICAGO, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Month Ending May 31, 2014: May

2014-06-04 23:13:31

The first hybrid multipurpose vehicle that combines a lawnmower, a vehicle and a portable generator. Denver, NC (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Denver Global (

2014-06-04 12:29:27

WASHINGTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As more Americans venture outdoors this summer to do yard work, the nation's emergency physicians urge caution and common sense when using lawnmowers

2014-05-30 08:21:01

LENNON, Mich., May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Anyone restoring a piece of equipment appreciates the beautiful transformation on display in before and after pictures from a rusty, neglected

2014-05-20 08:35:59

AKRON, N.Y., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WoodMaxx is now offering its patent-pending 8-inch PTO mechanical auto-feed wood

2014-05-19 08:28:05

CINCINNATI, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The lawn mower is one of the most dangerous household tools.

2014-05-12 12:33:01

Trade Press and Flash Report Subscribers CHICAGO, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Month Ending April 30, 2014: April YTD


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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Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.