The Hound understands that Mike Petersen’s time as NZ agriculture’s special trade envoy will soon end.
Italian specialist tractor manufacturer SAME, part of the SDF Group, used the recent EIMA 18 Expo in Bologna, to roll out its latest Frutteto model — the CVT AutoSteer.
As AUDI, BMW, Ford and even Google talk about driverless cars in the next five years, a North Dakota company is marketing the idea for agriculture.
Tractor designs have come a long way: compare today's machines with the favourites of yesteryear like the MF 135 or the Ford 4000.
Power Farming recently introduced a number of new models and upgrades to the Deutz Fahr tractor ranges for the 2016 season.
The first production models of the Case IH Optum are now coming off the factory lines, the first examples expected to hit New Zealand in June.
Front suspension on tractors is normally associated with high specification models that do haulage work at high speeds.