When Brad Templeton needs help with his Case IH Advanced Farming Systems (AFS) equipment, he calls the Case IH AFS Support Center. The technicians are always ready and willing to assist customers. Have you called the center? If so, tell us your experience. (more…)
We had a great week at AG CONNECT Expo in Kansas City, Mo.! Our product experts and engineers had a wonderful time visiting with producers to help them turn ideas into action. Especially popular were the new Precision Disk 500T and Precision Disk 500 drills, Patriot® 2240 sprayers and Steiger® Rowtrac™ tractors. Did you have a chance to talk with any of our representatives or check out our new offerings?
Helping you make the most of every seed’s yield potential through Agronomic Design is fundamental to our design and product development process. We will be highlighting our Agronomic Design innovations at the AG CONNECT Expo in Kansas City, Mo. from Jan. 29-31. Will you be there? (more…)
The unparalleled, proven technology of the Case IH Steiger© Quadtrac™ is now available in the new 2013 Steiger© Rowtrac™, proving again that four tracks are superior to two in row-crop applications. “Customers told us they wanted a Steiger Quadtrac with more flexibility for more jobs, while maintaining the power, performance and innovation they’ve come to expect,” says Mitch Kaiser, Case IH Steiger Marketing Manager. “The Case IH four-track, positive-drive system is the only factory-integrated drive system of its kind in the world. It puts more power to the ground, improves traction and simplifies transport, allowing users to cover more ground in less time, even when field conditions are less than optimum.” (more…)
Several years ago, Case IH had the foresight to focus engine development efforts on Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology in order to meet Tier 4 standards. The latest results from the Nebraska Tractor Test Lab prove that was the right decision. (more…)
The results are in from the Nebraska Tractor Test Lab confirming Tier 4A Case IH tractors with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology have set new industry records for fuel-efficient power.
For example, the Steiger® 600 set the record for drawbar horsepower and fuel efficiency versus the competitions’ biggest tractor. Measured at maximum power in horsepower-hours-per-gallon, the Steiger 600 tested 8.4 percent more fuel efficient than the Deere 9630 at maximum drawbar pull, and 10.5 percent more fuel efficient at 75 percent drawbar pull maximum power. (more…)
As 2011 wraps up, we appreciate your patronage and interest in the Be Ready blog. We’re thankful that agriculture continues to thrive, largely due to dedicated, passionate farmers like you. Here’s a recap of some of our blogs this year – are there others that stick out in your mind? We welcome your comments on our previous blog posts and invite you to offer ideas for topics you’d like to see covered in 2012.
We’ve been running a caption contest on Facebook, and folks are having a lot of fun with this. Now it’s your turn – leave a comment with your caption ideas. Let the holiday spirit guide you!
Seasons Greetings from all of us here at Case IH!
Today’s guest blogger is Mitch Kaiser, the Marketing Manager for Steiger® tractors. He’s been with the company for 37 years, with a third of these in Product Development, so he knows a thing or two about cab evolution. You can see Mitch in this short video of a Steiger Cab walkaround, shot during the 2011 Farm Progress show. Take a look at how we’re maximizing creature comforts in the Steiger cab, and let us know what you think. What’s the best cab design innovation so far? What technology have you adopted that you can’t live without? What do you think will be the next big thing?