Quantcast
Last updated on April 17, 2014 at 12:46 EDT

Latest Tractor Stories

2013-09-11 16:25:47

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Sept. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: MTSC), a leading global supplier of high-performance test systems and position sensors, today announced its multiple enabling technologies for the precision agriculture industry, including position feedback sensors that enhance the performance of GPS-guided systems that are designed to increase the efficiency of farm equipment and crop yields. (Logo:...

2013-09-04 08:33:08

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Sept. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), the largest retail farm and ranch store chain in the United States, today announced its participation in the Goldman Sachs Twentieth Annual Global Retailing Conference on September 11, 2013. Greg Sandfort, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Randy Guiler, Director of Investor Relations, will be attending this conference. The Company's 40-minute presentation will begin at 9:35 a.m. Eastern...

2013-08-29 08:25:51

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Aug. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), the largest retail farm and ranch store chain in the United States, today announced that its Board of Directors approved a two-for-one stock split of its common stock. Stockholders of record at the close of business on September 18, 2013 will receive one additional share of Tractor Supply common stock for every share of Tractor Supply common stock owned on that date. The additional shares are...

2013-08-20 23:17:09

“The Bayer Museum of Agriculture” will Feature 35,000 sq. ft. of Exhibit Space and 3,500 Agricultural Artifacts. Lubbock, Texas (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Today, Bayer CropScience and the American Museum of Agriculture announced a sponsorship agreement to rename the museum the “Bayer Museum of Agriculture,” helping to further preserve, promote and display its cotton industry collection dating back to the 1600’s. The expanded Museum will open its doors in late spring-early summer...

2013-08-20 12:27:26

Agreement will support 4-H programs over the next three years CHEVY CHASE, Md., Aug. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National 4-H Council and Tractor Supply Co. are pleased to announce that they are extending their partnership agreement for another three years. The funds raised by Tractor, on behalf of 4-H, will continue to fund county, state and national 4-H programs across the country. The new grant will support the continuation of the bi-annual Paper Clover Campaign, a new...

2013-08-12 12:27:53

Trade Press and Flash Report Subscribers CHICAGO, Aug. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Month Ending July 31, 2013: July YTD - July Beginning Inventory 2013 2012 %Chg 2013 2012 %Chg Jul 2013 ---- ---- ---- ---- ---- ---- -------- 2WD Farm Tractors < 40...

2013-08-09 12:23:12

AKRON, N.Y., Aug. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- WoodMaxx Power Equipment now offers two different types of snow blowers. Choose from PTO snow blower attachment, or a skid steer attachment. Each type of snow blower is available in two convenient sizes, allowing the customer to select the size that is ideal for their needs. Each type of WoodMaxx snow blower is designed to power snow with ease. The difference between the two types of snow blowers is which kind of machine they attach to. PTO...

2013-08-06 23:25:04

Understanding Customer Data is Key to Business Growth Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 Successful businesses often know that the key to growth is understanding their customers' needs and habits. That’s exactly why three years ago, Tractor Supply Company, the largest retail farm and ranch store chain in the United States, chose SourceLink, LLC, a leading multichannel marketing services provider, to build and maintain their marketing database. Over the ensuing years, Tractor...

2013-08-06 16:20:17

MADISON, Ind., Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- When a heavy-duty truck is damaged in a collision, the most economical way to repair the frame is often to pull or push the damage out. But there are very few frame racks tough enough to handle big Class 7 and 8 vehicle jobs. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130806/CL59570) The Chassis Liner Heavy Duty Trucker rack sold through local Chief Automotive Technologies distributors is capable of servicing everything from half-ton...

2013-08-05 12:20:31

Front Collision Avoidance, Electronic Stability Control and Lane Departure Warning Systems to Complement Driver Skills, Reduce Most Common Safety Incidents JOPLIN, Mo., Aug. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Con-way Truckload, a full truckload carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced it is investing in three state-of-the-art safety technology systems for all of the 525 new tractors it will take delivery of in 2013. To view the multimedia assets associated with this...


Latest Tractor 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...

More Articles (1 articles) »