CEEDA Briefing
Aug. 23, 2012

John Deere switches to agile development for design work
Agri News
John Deere is focused on a totally new growth dimension in terms of innovation. To address the fast-changing technology developments, John Deere employees now are using agile development, a term that is quite familiar to companies such as Facebook or Google.More

New partnership announced for the Canadian International Farm Show
Management and staff of the Canadian International Farm Show (CIFS) have announced a new facet to Canada's largest indoor farm Show, the Horse Depot — presented by the Ontario Equestrian Federation. The dictionary defines equine as horses, and everything to do with horses and the Horse Depot will not disappoint. This section of Canada's largest indoor farm show will showcase all the products and services that horse owners are on the hunt for! More

Titan Machinery to distribute Intuicom
Farm Equipment
Titan Machinery has signed on as a distributor for Intuicom precision positioning and wireless solutions, including the family of Intuicom RTK Bridge products for RTK applications. Intuicom provides wireless data solutions designed to satisfy the most demanding requirements for long-range remote or mobile device networking. More

Honda offers sustainability guide for dealers
Trade Only Today
Honda Power Equipment launched a new program designed to support Honda Power Equipment, Honda Engines and Honda Marine product dealers that participate in the company's global sustainability initiatives. More

Amazone offers trailed mulch cultivator
Farmers Weekly
Amazone has extended its range of three-row Cenius mulch cultivators to include a new, trailed version. Available in working widths of 3m, 3.5m or 4m, it should make the machine more practical for farmers using small tractors without the lift capacity. More

Sunflower 6631 series tillage
Midwest Producer
AGCO has introduced the new Sunflower 6631-35 and 6631-40 vertical tillage tools. The latest addition to the 6600 Series, these new tools have the width to meet early spring tillage needs of large farms and are designed to create a consistent seedbed across the entire width of the machine. More

Murphy Tractor & Equipment joins Genesis Dealer Network
Construction Equipment Guide
Murphy Tractor & Equipment Co. Inc. is now an authorized Genesis Attachments LLC dealer. Genesis is a global leader in the design and manufacture of shears, grapples, concrete processors and specialty attachments for the scrap processing, demolition, material handling and decommissioning industries. More

Case launches H Series rough terrain forklifts hot
Mechanics Hub
Case Construction Equipment's H Series rough terrain forklifts offer enhanced fuel economy and productivity along with lift speed and high-performance lift capacities, according to the manufacturer. The Case 586H and 588H forklifts achieve Tier IV Interim certification through the use of cooled exhaust gas recirculation (CEGR) technology and a diesel particulate filter. Both models feature Case turbocharged engines rated at 78 net hp (58 kW) that deliver a minimum 5 per cent increase in fuel efficiency and faster response times than previous models, while meeting current emission standards.More

Honda robotics powering lawn mower
Honda Motor Co. finally has its first home product packed with its prized robotics technology — a sensor-equipped lawn mower. Miimo goes on sale next year, only in Europe, where spacious lawns are often enclosed in gates, targeting 4,000 unit sales a year. More