Case IH has made the winter farm show circuit and enjoyed visiting with many of you at these premier events. We hope the conversations we had with you, along with a look at our equipment, will help you Be Ready to take on the upcoming growing season.
What shows did you attend this winter? Leave a comment and let us know. Here’s a recap of a few of the recent winter shows:
2012 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show
A red 2012 Ram truck was a hit at the Case IH booth at the Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show as Case IH launched the 2012 Field of Deals sales event and sweepstakes. Now through April 30, you can enter to win a 2012 Ram truck at participating dealers and take advantage of special offers on the full line of Farmall®, Puma® and Maxxum® tractors, as well as balers and windrowers.
World Ag Expo
World Ag Expo in Tulare, Calif., kicked off in the early morning hours of Feb. 13 for the Case IH-sponsored Media Day. Several local TV stations broadcasted from the Case IH lot, and reporters were given a preview of the World Ag Expo activities. They also had a chance to learn how Case IH is providing farmers with equipment they need to meets today’s agricultural challenges.
Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich stopped by the Case IH lot on Tues., Feb. 14, to learn about Case IH products from Regional Sales Director Dave Kross. Case IH does not endorse any political candidate.
National Farm Machinery Show
Red Power, the tricked out Case IH skid steer up for auction, was on display at National Farm Machinery show in Louisville, Ky., Feb. 15-18. Proceeds from the auction will go to the National FFA Foundation, with which Case IH has a 60 year relationship. Register with us if you would like to be notified when auction details are available.
It was a packed house during the WIN – What is New – sessions at Commodity Classic in Nashville, Tenn., March 1-3. Case IH participated in a few WIN sessions, including this one with Case IH Magnum Marketing Manager, Dan Klein, talking to the crowd about the Magnum 370 CVT. They also talked about the Axial-Flow 30 Series Combines and, in another session, our experts talked about the latest tillage and application toolbar innovations for row-crop farming. Case IH also sponsored the Early Riser Production Session featuring Brian and Darren Hefty of Ag PhD TV.
Overall, attendance seemed up at the winter farm shows this season. What shows did you attend? What were your observations from attending? Leave a comment and let us know.