Awarding of the Agritechnica Silver Medals 2017

EZ Ballast Wheels by John Deere GmbH & Co. KG received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Jens Letscher and Dr. Norbert Fritz.

Claas-Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award for the AXION 900 TERRA TRAC semi-tracked and fully suspended tractor. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Francois Haussmann, Robert Obermeier-Hartmann and Henning Ressmeyer.

The Fliegl Büffel overloading station for hauling crops from Fliegl Agrartechnik GmbH received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Josef Fliegl Senior and Martin Vordermayer.

Claas Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award for CEMOS for tractors – operator assist system optimizing tractor/implement set-up. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Jan Wiekhorst, Lennart Meyer and Pierre Noyer.

VarioPull from AGCO GmbH-Fendt received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Thomas Müller and Roland Schmidt.

AGCO GmbH-Fendt received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award for the e100 Vario battery-powered tractor. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Wolfgang Breu and Ulrich Hufnagel.

MARS – Mobile Agricultural Robot Swarms from AGCO GmbH-Fendt received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Thiemo Buchner and Leonard von Stillfried.

Pöttinger Landtechnik GmbH, New Holland Agriculture, Italy, and Josephinum Research, Austria, received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award for their jointly developed Camera Supported Seedbed Preparation System. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Markus Baldinger, Richard Hollins and Dr. Jürgen Karner.

The GPS-based and automated body-lift-out feature that optimizes ploughing results from KUHN Maschinen-Vertrieb GmbH received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Armin Rau and Vincent Hardy.

SwingStop pro, jointly developed by Amazonen-Werke H. Dreyer GmbH & Co. KG and Rometron B.V., received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Timo Klemann, Anna-Gret Borchert and Roel de Jonge.

Lechler GmbH received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award for its ESV Electric Shut-off Valve. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Dr. Robert Heinkel and Andreas Bahnmüller.

The stereoscopic row-crop CULTI CAM camera for mechanical hoes, jointly developed by Claas-Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH, Einböck GmbH & Co. KG, Thomas Hatzenbichler Agrotechnik GmbH, Bednar FMT, and Carre SAS received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Peter Jürschik, Leopold Einböck jr., Jasper Vilander, Thomas Hatzenbichler, Charles Adenot and Ladislav Bednar.

John Deere GmbH & Co. KG and MONOSEM jointly received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award for Tractor integrated implement steering with Infield auto steering system for high-capacity hoes – AutoTrac Implement Guidance. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Dr. Martin Kremmer, Tobias Schäfer and Xavier Couval.

The MultiCoater CM 300 from PETKUS Technologie GmbH received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Mark Scholze and Dr. Khaled Raed.

New Holland Agriculture received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award for its Pro-active and Automatic Combine Setting System. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Geert Nerinckx, Lars Skjoldager Sørensen and Dr. Daniel Fischer.

The IDEAL harvester, jointly developed by AGCO International GmbH, AGCO GmbH – Fendt and AGCO Deutschland GmbH – Massey Ferguson, received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Francesco Murro, Roland Schmidt and Campbell Scott.

Holmer Maschinenbau GmbH and Reichhardt GmbH Control Technology received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award for the jointly developed SmartTurn system. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Wolfgang Bergmann, Michael Gallmeier, Andreas Reichhardt and Oliver Starck.

The Ventor 4150 four-row self-propelled potato harvester from Grimme Landmaschinenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Franz-Josef Dettmer and Dirk-Jan Stapel.

Pöttinger Landtechnik GmbH received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award for its Sensosafe system. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Dr. Markus Baldinger.

LiftCab by Maschinenfabrik Bernhard Krone GmbH & Co. KG received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Sebastian Hassig and Peter Weiß.

GSI Hungary Kft received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award for its Flexwave Grain Silo Unloading System. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Jonathan Waits.

The SmaArt Camera System for automated blossom thinning with Darwin, from Fruit-Tec Adolf Betz, received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Adolf Betz.

Fliegl Agrartechnik GmbH and Pöttinger Landtechnik GmbH received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award for their jointly developed Beacon+GPS+Sigfox systems, Fliegl COUNTER SX and Pöttinger PÖTPRO Guide. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Franz Höpfinger, Markus Baldinger and Daniel Ratzberger.

The Farmdok automated agricultural recording system from Farmdok GmbH received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Andreas Prankl and Johann Prankl.

DKE-Data GmbH & Co. KG, AGCO International GmbH, Amazonen-Werke H. Dreyer GmbH & Co. KG, Grimme Holding GmbH, HORSCH Maschinen GmbH, Maschinenfabrik Krone Beteiligungs-GmbH, KUHN S.A., LEMKEN GmbH & Co. KG, PÖTTINGER Landtechnik GmbH, Rauch Landmaschinenfabrik GmbH and Same Deutz–Fahr Deutschland GmbH jointly received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award for the AGRI-router. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Dr. Jens Möller, Dr. Johannes Sonnen, Morten Schmidt, Rainer Hofmann, Tim Sia, Dr. Rainer Resch, Carsten Seelke, Hendrik Hageböke, Dr. Sebastian Villwock, Dr. Josef Horstmann, Jan Horstmann, Christophe Jeanroy, Christian Adler, Hendrik Vennemann, Marco van den Boom, Daniel Ratzberger, Markus Baldinger, Christian Thullner, Philipp Reif and Massimo Ribaldone.

SmartService 4.0 by AMAZONE H. Dreyer GmbH & Co. KG received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Andreas Hemeyer and Markus Welk.

SmartService 4.0 by AMAZONE H. Dreyer GmbH & Co. KG received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Andreas Hemeyer and Markus Welk.

The Smart Crop Damage Identification system from Agrocom Poland received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Jerzy Koronczok and Krystian Bregula.

Landmaschinen Wienhoff GmbH received an Agritechnica 2017 Silver Innovation Award for its LevelTuner system. DLG President Carl-Albrecht Bartmer (right) presented the medal and certificate to Franz Hinken und Jörg Hinken.

Group picture of the winners