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Oct 15 to 31: Tracking electric drive development

This past year has seen a particular jolt in interest for electrically driven vehicles, and it's not going to subside any time soon. For a recent Ag in Motion presentation, machinery writer Scott Garvey took a look at some of the major electric and battery innovations from several auto and machinery-makers and how this technology is expected to be applied in real-world situations.


VIDEO: Breeding corn for cows, not combines

VIDEO: Breeding corn for cows, not combines

Driving down the road you’d be hard-pressed to distinguish the difference between a grain or silage corn crop, but your cow surely knows the difference when it comes to nutrition and digestibility. In this video, Tyler Russell of NorthStar Genetics talks about what traits are important to cattle and to the producers who harvest the […] Read more



VIDEO: Collecting feed samples for testing

VIDEO: Collecting feed samples for testing

Getting a representative feed sample of what your cattle are eating is essential due to this year’s drought conditions. In particular, you should be mindful of high nitrate levels that may have accumulated in forages from plant stress. In this video, Jenay Werle with Saskatchewan Agriculture shows where to place your cut for a proper […] Read more





Oct 1 to 15: Brandt XT-Series Grain Cart

Brandt released its XT-Series grain cart line in 2020, replacing its XR line of grain carts that have been on the market since 2010. Here, Taylor de Gooijer, product planner for Brandt, shares what benefits producers can expect in the new grain cart line.