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2014-02-12 16:27:35

DUBLIN, February 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dgtsg4/harvesting ) has announced the addition of the "Concise

2014-01-29 23:04:51

Advanced and unique features of the R:COM solution are proving highly effective for tractor and trailer operations. Roanoke, Virginia (PRWEB) January 29, 2014

2014-01-27 00:20:32

BASILDON, England, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CNH Industrial N.V.

2014-01-14 23:30:48

Since 2009, the Summit Mowers line of remote control lawn mowers have evolved from a fun way to mow the lawn to commercial grade track driven mowers for slopes too steep for traditional riding

2014-01-10 12:26:12

Trade Press and Flash Report Subscribers CHICAGO, Jan.

2014-01-08 23:01:39

New product announcement contains important details about the new Rotobec stationary mount loaders. Littleton, NH (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 Rotobec is

2013-12-16 23:01:52

In order to keep up with customer demand and in an effort to continue offering state of the art technology, Glenwood Farm Equipment introduces new items. Glenwood,


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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