EPA Launches Voluntary Drift Reduction Technology Program
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing a new voluntary Drift Reduction Technology (DRT) program to encourage the use of verified, safer pesticide spray products to reduce exposure and pesticide movement while saving farmers money in pesticide loss.
AgriMarketing – 10/22/2014
Projected Corn Gross Revenues Down in 2014 and 2015
Per acre gross revenue for corn in 2014 is projected to be $808 per acre in northern Illinois, $292 lower than the 2011 through 2013 average of $1,100 per acre.
Farm Equipment – 10/22/2014
German engine manufacturer Deutz not to meet full year earnings
German engine manufacturer Deutz Group warned that a third quarter dip in sales revenue and warranty issues concerning its Compact Engines segment meant the company will not meet its previous forecast for the financial year 2014.
World Highways – 10/22/2014
China economy grows at slowest pace in 5 years
China's economic growth waned to a five-year low of 7.3 percent last quarter, raising concerns of a spillover effect on the global economy but falling roughly in line with Chinese leaders' plans for a controlled slowdown.
AP – 10/21/2014
Titan International CEO provides outlook for future of industry
Titan International CEO Maurice Taylor has released an outlook for the future of the tire industry.
OEM Off-Highway – 10/21/2014
Jason Andringa Transitioning to Vermeer President, CEO
Vermeer Corp. announced that a third generation of the Vermeer family is set to lead the company into the future with the transition of Jason Andringa to President and CEO effective Nov. 1, 2015.
Utility Conrractor – 10/21/2014
CNH Earns Climate Change Recognition
CNH Industrial N.V. has been awarded with a position on The A List: The CDP Climate Performance Leadership Index 2014. The company's inclusion within the A-band ranking is the result of its being identified as demonstrating a superior approach to climate change mitigation.
AED News – 10/21/2014
JCB to lose 150 staff amid 'uncertainty' over world markets
Construction equipment manufacturer JCB has announced it is to cut 150 jobs across its UK operation.
BBC News – 10/21/2014
FCC ruling may pave way for better cell coverage in rural America
A decision by the Federal Communications Commission may further efforts to bridge the gap between urban and rural America.
AgriPulse – 10/20/2014
Fecon Hosts Governor John Kasich and Lt. Governor Mary Taylor
Governor John Kasich and Lt. Governor Mary Taylor John Kasich stopped by Fecon Inc., a Lebanon, Ohio, based manufacturer of equipment as part of Agriculture Day to discuss agriculture in Ohio as well as manufacturing jobs in Southwest Ohio.
Compact Equipment – 10/17/2014