Controversial legislation in 1982 requiring the compulsory fitting of rollover protection structures (ROPS) on tractors has turned out to be one of the great success stories in Australian farm safety.
Russian software developer, Cognitive Technologies, has extended its development of autonomous driving systems for agricultural machinery with its latest innovation, an ‘agrodroid’ autonomous control system that can be transferred between different machines on a farm.
What’s the latest in the machinery world? Ground Breaker and Tilco to merge; John Deere releases new chisel plow; First Case IH Steiger 500 CVT Quadtrac goes to WA.
In another step towards the harmonisation of heavy vehicle road rules across Australia, VicRoads has updated Victoria’s road legislation to absorb the proposed changes.
What’s the latest in the machinery world? – Case IH spray technology; Scorpion telescopic loader; Tractor of the Year winners; New Holland T6.175 Dynamic CommandTM tractor; Axion Terra Trac tractor.
Strong tractor sales across Australia in August have continued the trend of record volumes for the past few months, with sales for the month up 12.7 per cent.
Forty-five people have lost their lives in on‐farm incidents and a further 144 have been involved in non‐fatal incidents in the first nine months of 2017, according to analysis of Australian media reports by the Australian Centre for Agricultural Health.
The latest Miller spraying technologies with a lighter footprint to suit row crop and medium size farming operations are now available.
A world-first project to plant, manage and harvest a crop with only autonomous vehicles and drones has achieved its goal in the United Kingdom.
John Deere has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Blue River Technology, which is based in Sunnyvale, California and is a leader in applying machine learning to agriculture.