Sowing plays a key role, particularly in maize. It is hardly possible to compensate for problems in germination and the development of young plants during the vegetation period.
Every state has the right to restrict the sale of agricultural land. Eastern Europeans in particular fear selling off their land and have therefore set particularly strict limits.
Even heavy-duty engines need to be put on the test bench to offer the required exhaust gas quality at each operating point and to reduce fuel consumption. SYSTEMS & COMPONENTS will be showing which optimisations the latest generation of engines in the off-highway sector has undergone to enhance their efficiency.
If the curtain really does come down on using glyphosate at the end of 2023, it does not mean either the end of the world or necessarily a forced return to ploughing. But it will make life more difficult.
The ongoing partial losses of chemical-synthetic active ingredients in agriculture’s weed control arsenal influence not only the gross margins of individual crops or farm rotations.
Each month the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) publishes a balance that is awaited as if it was the first edition of the Bible...
Normally, trees are not very welcome in arable fields. But cleverly integrated with crop growing or livestock production systems...
The fine line between economic constraints and soil protection requirements is particularly prevalent during liquid manure spreading in the spring. Read ore about how to make this fine line more calculable for farmers.
Technology is an important key factor for more efficient fertilisation. Norbert Uppenkamp, NRW Chamber of Agriculture, Münster, Germany, sums up which solutions are now available from manufacturers.
Self-propelled machines must be designed so that the operator is protected from falling parts or in case of tipping over or rolling over.
Innovations in the drive train are lowering fuel consumption and reducing emissions
SYSTEMS & COMPONENTS 2021 focuses on sustainability and efficiency in mobile automation