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IK-Initiative ERDE starts collecting mulch film in Germany, © ERDE
IK-Initiative ERDE starts collecting mulch film in Germany, © ERDE

ERDE / 27 April 2022
IK-Initiative ERDE starts collecting mulch film in Germany

Press release / (Bad Homburg/D) Seven committed manufacturers of mulch film – Aspla, Groupe Barbier, Daios Plastics, Reyenvas, RKW Agri, Solplast and Sotrafa – will enable farmers to deliver used mulch film at numerous collection points of the ERDE initiative starting this year. The collection will take place in the form of pilot projects in different growing regions. Collected films.. » read more


© DLG
© DLG

DLG / 16 February 2022
FERMA livestock trade fair in Poland restarts

Press release / (Frankfurt am Main / D) With a new location venue in Bydgoszcz in northwest Poland, the FERMA livestock trade fair will restart on February 25 to 27, 2022, after a one year pandemic-related hiatus. An annual international trade fair for cattle, pigs and poultry producers and breeders in Poland, FERMA is organized by.. » read more


Claas Jaguar TERRA TRAC, © Claas
Claas Jaguar TERRA TRAC, © Claas

Claas / 16 February 2022
100th JAGUAR TERRA TRAC forage harvester from CLAAS

Press release / (Harsewinkel, D) Although only a little more than three years have passed since CLAAS began manufacturing the JAGUAR TERRA TRAC, the company is already celebrating the production of the 100th model. The landmark machine rolled off the line in Harsewinkel on 4th February and will be delivered to the main market US in a few weeks.. » read more


Agritechnica 2019, © ballensilage.com
Agritechnica 2019, © ballensilage.com

DLG / 21 December 2021
AGRITECHNICA 2022 will not take place

Press release / (Frankfurt am Main / D) Agritechnica 2022 will not take place. In view of the current national and global developments in conjunction with the corona pandemic, the rapidly rising number of cases worldwide and the related restrictions on travel, as well as official regulations, the DLG (German Agricultural Society) as organizer, the VDMA Agricultural Machinery.. » read more


Claas Quadrant Evolution bale press, © Claas
Claas Quadrant Evolution bale press, © Claas

Claas / 21 December 2021
Growth accelerates at CLAAS

Press release / (Harsewinkel, D) CLAAS, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of agricultural machinery, increased its revenue in the 2021 fiscal year by 19 percent to €4.798 billion (previous year: €4.042 billion). Pre-tax earnings rose to €357 million (previous year: €158 million). Revenue rises by 19 percent to €4.8 billion / Double-digit growth in all world regions / Significant improvement in pre-tax earnings.. » read more


© DLG
© DLG

DLG / 28 November 2021
Designed for ease of printing: possible uses of additive manufacturing in the off-highway sector

Press release / (Frankfurt am Main / D) As 3D printing is increasingly being used wherever milling or casting were previously dominant, additive manufacturing is currently revolutionizing mechanical and production engineering. From 27 February to 5 March 2022, the SYSTEMS &.. » read more


© Claas
© Claas

Claas / 28 November 2021
CLAAS SILVER LINE: New parts product line for older CLAAS machines

Press release / (Harsewinkel, D) CLAAS has launched a new parts product line designed specifically for older CLAAS machines which are not used as intensively as new machines. Many full and part-time farmers as well as some contractors are still using older CLAAS machines in their day-to-day work. However, these older models tend not to get.. » read more


Potato Europe 2018, © DLG
Potato Europe 2018, © DLG

DLG / 18 October 2021
PotatoEurope 2022: The industry venue for the European potato sector

Press release / (Frankfurt am Main) The next key venue for potato professionals in Europe is PotatoEurope, the outdoor trade fair for potato cultivation and machinery, held on September 7 and 8, 2022, at the estate Rittergut Bockerode in Springe-Mittelrode near Hanover Germany. The potato industry will be presenting a comprehensive range.. » read more


© CLAAS
© CLAAS

Claas / 18 October 2021
CLAAS brings a breath of fresh air to Agritechnica 2022

Press release / (Harsewinkel, D) Just under five months before the start of Agritechnica, CLAAS confirms its renewed attendance and announces initial details. The stand will move from Hall 13 to the EXPO Pavilions P32 to P35 and will feature a completely revamped trade show concept. After postponement of Agritechnica from.. » read more


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© DLG

DLG / 28 September 2021
Agritechnica partners Large Farm Management Conference (LFM) in Ukraine

Press release / (Frankfurt am Main) his year, Agritechnica, the world’s largest trade fair for agricultural machinery, partnered again with the annual Large Farm Management Conference (LFM) held in Kyiv, Ukraine on 9 September 2021. In order to discover their machinery needs ahead of Agritechnica 2022, DLG’s Ukrainian Agritechnica team.. » read more


Claas-factory in Krasnodar, © Claas
Claas-factory in Krasnodar, © Claas

Claas / 28 September 2021
CLAAS in Russia takes another step on the road to success – Factory in Krasnodar is being expanded again

Press release / (Harsewinkel, D) CLAAS is once again investing in its factory in the Russian city of Krasnodar, which went into operation in 2005. The reason for this is the expansion of production capacity resulting from the positive increase in local sales figures for TUCANO combine harvesters.. » read more


© DLG
© DLG

DLG / 20 September 2021
DLG-Waldtage 2022 event on the horizon: Exciting program awaits visitors

Press release / (Frankfurt am Main) The exhibitor registration phase for DLG-Waldtage 2022, the leading venue for forestry, has commenced. The organizer DLG (German Agricultural Society) has finalized the topics for the accompanying technical program of the open-air trade fair to be held in Lichtenau in Germany, from 9 to 11 September, 2022. “With the DLG Waldtage 2022.. » read more


Agritechnica 2019, © ballensilage.com
Agritechnica 2019, © ballensilage.com

DLG / 14 September 2021
In demand among farmers and contractors: Continued strong visitor interest in AGRITECHNICA 2022

Press release / (Frankfurt am Main) Six months ahead of the trade fair, visitor interest in AGRITECHNICA 2022 continues to grow. Around 94 percent of visitors surveyed are considering visiting the world’s leading trade fair for agricultural machinery in Hanover, Germany. 58 percent are already.. » read more


© Claas
© Claas

Claas / 14 September 2021
New professional equipment features for JAGUAR 900 forage harvesters from CLAAS

Press release / (Harsewinkel) The forage harvesters of the JAGUAR 900 model series now benefit from a raft of new features associated with the feeder unit, the corncracker, and the silage additive dosing system. Further new developments are available for the ORBIS and PICK UP front attachments. Consistent crop flow and higher throughput.. » read more


Pöttinger-factory in Grieskirchen, © Pöttinger
Pöttinger-factory in Grieskirchen, © Pöttinger

Pöttinger / 03 September 2021
PÖTTINGER breaks the 400 million mark in its anniversary year

Press release / (Grieskirchen / A) Despite the enormous challenges presented by the pandemic, the Austrian family-owned company PÖTTINGER has written another chapter of success in its 150-year history: In the financial year 2020/2021, PÖTTINGER once again achieved the highest turnover in its history of EUR 405 million, exceeding the 400 million mark for the first time.. » read more


Potato Days Turkey 2021, © DLG
Potato Days Turkey 2021, © DLG

DLG / 03 September 2021
Successful conclusion to restarted Potato Days Turkey 2021

Press release / (Frankfurt am Main) Last week 18 August – 20 August 2021 the second edition of DLG’s “Potato Days Turkey”, the only trade fair in Turkey dedicated to potato cultivation, successfully took place again as an in-person event with locally adapted hygiene concepts. Over 50 exhibitors at the eight-hectare outdoor event offered the 3,500.. » read more


© DLG
© DLG

DLG / 29 August 2021
AGRITECHNICA is international partner of the Large Farm Management Conference (LFM) in Ukraine

Press release / (Frankfurt am Main) The world’s leading trade fair for agricultural machinery, Agritechnica, will once again be the international partner of the annual Large Farm Management Conference (LFM), which takes place on 9 September 2021 in Kiev, Ukraine. Attracting over 300 agribusiness decision-.. » read more


Claas TRION 730, © Claas
Claas TRION 730, © Claas

Claas / 23 August 2021
CLAAS launches TRION: a new benchmark for the medium combine harvester class

Press release / (Harsewinkel, D) With the launch of 20 new combine harvesters in the TRION model series, CLAAS is taking another step in its harvesting machinery model initiative which began in 2019. This means that the company has renewed almost its entire combine harvester range in the space of just two years. The state-of-the-art TRION.. » read more


Tomatoes, © ballensilage.com
Tomatoes, © ballensilage.com

Perstorp / 23 August 2021
Perstorp Potassium Formate: now an EU-registered fertilizer

Press release / (Malmö / S) Perstorp Potassium Formate (PoFO) is now registered as a fertilizer, fulfilling the requirements outlined in EC 2002/2003. With this EU registration Perstorp makes it easier for farmers to improve both crop quality and yields as there is no longer a need for local raw material registration when using PoFo based.. » read more


New CLAAS QUADRANT EVOLUTION, © Claas
New CLAAS QUADRANT EVOLUTION, © Claas

Claas / 07 August 2021
Big leap forward for CLAAS square balers

Press release / (Harsewinkel, D) CLAAS has re-engineered its QUADRANT square balers for increased output and maximum durability. Among other things, the new QUADRANT EVOLUTION now has a new HD pick-up. The CLAAS QUADRANT is Germany’s top-selling square baler. For the 2022 product year, the QUADRANT 5000 and QUADRANT 4200 series have been given a comprehensive technical upgrade along with the.. » read more


Logo Interforst, © DLG
Logo Interforst, © DLG

DLG / 07 August 2021
INTERFORST 2022: Valuable partner for rich knowledge transfer

Press release / (Frankfurt am Main) “In challenging times, INTERFORST has two internationally renowned partners on its side in the form of KWF and DLG,” explains Dr. Reinhard Pfeiffer, Deputy Chairman of the Board at Messe München. “With its comprehensive specialist background and scientific know-how, KWF will enrich the specialist program.. » read more


The loading wagon 'Pionier', © Pöttinger
The loading wagon ‘Pionier’, © Pöttinger

Pöttinger / 28 July 2021
Pöttinger: 150 years of the best working results

Press release / (Grieskirchen / A) In recognition of its extraordinary past and with an optimistic outlook to the future, Pöttinger is celebrating its 150-year success story this year. Since 1871, the Austrian agricultural machinery manufacturer has always looked for ways to make farming work easier and more efficient. The product range is constantly growing.. » read more


© ERDE
© ERDE

ERDE / 13 July 2021
ERDE Recycling fulfils voluntary commitment and collects over 50% of agricultural films

Press release / (Bad Homburg/D) Once more, the IK initiative ERDE (Crop Plastics Recycling Germany) was able to significantly increase its collection volumes in 2020. At 543 fixed collection points and 1936 mobile collections, a total of 26,910 tons of agricultural films were collected and recycled.. » read more


The new JUMBO, © Pöttinger
The new JUMBO, © Pöttinger

Pöttinger / 09 July 2021
The new JUMBO: Two steps ahead

Press release / (Grieskirchen / A) Pöttinger, the world market leader in loader wagons, has achieved great things with this flagship: The new JUMBO 7000 has been designed for maximum performance and the greatest efficiency. All the core components have been completely redesigned and engineered for tractors outputting up to 500 hp. The JUMBO comes with numerous patented.. » read more


© WELTEC BIOPOWER
© WELTEC BIOPOWER

WELTEC BIOPOWER / 09 July 2021
Northern Irish WELTEC Customer uses Biomethane as a Truck Fuel for Lidl

Press release / (Vechta/D) The biogas plant of the Northern Irish food logistics company McCulla Transport will go live producing biomethane in July 2021 following a plant expansion by WELTEC BIOPOWER and partner companies. At the site in Lisburn, 10 kilometres south of Belfast, 450 standard m³ of biogas will be processed into.. » read more


dairy cows, © balesilage.com
dairy cows, © balesilage.com

European Milk Board / 09 July 2021
Latest milk production cost study shows hefty expenses, but only low or no income for farmers across the EU

Press release / (Brussels/B) A succinct and highly-informative document has been made available to European milk producers today. The latest study entitled What is the cost of producing milk? presents the situation on EU dairy farms in the form of clear and reliable figures. In addition.. » read more


Vertical Farming, © BrightAgrotech / Pixabay
Vertical Farming, © BrightAgrotech / Pixabay

DLG / 09 July 2021
DLG and Association for Vertical Farming (AVF) to enter cooperation

Press release / (Frankfurt am Main) The Association for Vertical Farming (AVF) and the DLG (German Agricultural Society) are planning to enter a strategic partnership to jointly promote the field of indoor and vertical farming, both in Germany and worldwide. To this end, joint platforms for knowledge exchange as well as an industry network will be created. Common projects will further foster.. » read more


Perforated films,  © ERDE
Perforated films, © ERDE

RIGK / 06 May 2021
Nationwide collection of used perforated film starts in 2021 / ERDE expands service further

Press release / (Bad Homburg) The IK initiative ERDE (Erntekunststoffe Recycling Deutschland: www.erde-recycling.de) will begin collecting perforated films nationwide starting this year. The films used in particular for the cultivation of special crops like strawberries, lettuce or early potatoes can be returned.. » read more


DLG-Feldtage, © DLG
DLG-Feldtage, © DLG

DLG / 23 March 2021
DLG-Feldtage 2021 exhibition to be cancelled due to pandemic

Press release / (Frankfurt am Main) Due to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the corona pandemic and the current lack of official approval to hold the event, the DLG-Feldtage exhibition scheduled for 2021 must be cancelled. The decision was made following in-depth discussions between the organizer DLG (German Agricultural Society).. » read more


asparagus field, © ballensilage.com
asparagus field, © ballensilage.com

RIGK / 23 March 2021
Nationwide collection of asparagus film starts in 2021

Press release / (Bad Homburg) The ERDE initiative (Erntekunststoffe Recycling Deutschland: www.erderecycling.de) is offering a nationwide service for the collection of used asparagus film starting this year’s asparagus season. After corresponding pilot projects were successful in two asparagus growing regions in 2020, the asparagus film.. » read more