CEEDA Briefing
Nov. 15, 2012

Massey Ferguson unveils MF 5600 tractors
Massey Ferguson has unveiled the new MF 5600 Series tractors which will replace the previous steep nose models. The three cylinder, 3.3 litre capacity engine meets emissions limits with just the addition of a maintenance-free DOC and an element of Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR).More

John Deere 410E ADT earns high praise from operators
Machine Finder
The new John Deere 410E ADT was tested at a training facility. It was noted regarding the overall serviceability of the new E-series ADT. All routine service points can be accessed from the ground level, most located behind the swing-out front grille, each illuminated by lights to make checkups simple.More

Analyst: Polaris motorcycle capacity to increase by 5 times annually soon
Powersports Business
Polaris Industries' motorcycle capacity 'will soon increase five times to 60,000-70,000 units annually,' according to a research note provided to Powersports Business by Wells Fargo Securities analyst Tim Conder.More

Kawasaki's 95Z7 16-liter engine largest in class
Equipment World
Kawasaki's 95Z7 wheel loader has been redesigned to meet EPA Tier 4 Interim emission standards, as well as to improve operating efficiency and productivity. The 388-horsepower machine is equipped with a 7.3-cubic-yard bucket and features a striking new appearance, with a hood design that improves rear visibility and serviceability. More

Titan buys 3 Nebraska farm equipment dealerships
Farm Equipment
Three central Nebraska Case IH agricultural equipment dealerships have joined the Titan Machinery network. The three dealerships will retain their current names, the company said in the announcement.More

New autonomous tractor designs turn heads
Grain News
More equipment manufacturers are introducing their latest offerings to the autonomous tractor system that Deere introduced (in Canada) in 2011, with Kinze and the Spirit the latest to join the trend. Specifically, Kinze Manufacturing introduced its new system in an experimental exhibition at its headquarters in Iowa, in 2011 while the makers of the Spirit at Fargo, ND unveiled their entry last March.More

Bobcat Company announces plan for Tier 4 solutions
Green Industry Pros
Bobcat Company has announced a plan for Tier 4 solutions that include a Doosan-built engine added to some of its equipment lineup for 2014. Development of the new Tier 4-compliant engine was a collaboration between Bobcat, Doosan and some of the world’s top engineering consultants and engine design firms Ricardo, FEV and others.More

New Holland wins 6 AE50 awards for engineering innovation
New Holland Agriculture has been honored with six prestigious AE50 Awards by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE). The AE50 awards are presented for the fifty most innovative product ideas to enter the market in 2012. They honor new product ideas that are ranked highest in innovation, significant engineering advancement, and impact on the market served.More

Case IH to launch new Farmall U Pro tractor
Comprehensive market research and field testing on a scale rarely seen before on an all-round Case IH tractor has driven the development of the newly-announced Farmall U Pro, a new tractor concept designed by Case IH engineers to meet the requirements of today's mixed and arable farms.More

Dieci launches Agri Pivot loaders
Farmers Weekly Interactive
Dieci has launched its new pivot-steer loader. The Agri Pivot T60 is the largest in the new range and is powered by a 75hp Yanmar engine. It's mated to a 40kph transmission.More