As machines get bigger on the farm, there’s a lot more used oil and hydraulic fluid to discard, which could be costly. Shop heaters that...
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Farmers need plenty of light to work, and in the workshop or in the field, they need portable, powerful lighting tools. Milwaukee Tool continues to design new LED lighting tools, which are known to produce less heat and to be safer than halogen alternatives.
It’s a common problem and a simple solution: As cordless tools become more popular on the farm, there’s a constant need to charge batteries — sometimes simultaneously. Milwaukee Tool’s M18 Six Pack Sequential Charger offers a compact design to charge multiple batteries from its cordless line.
The all-new 2700V NXT2 and 3300V NXT2 vertical-lift skid steer loaders offer Tier IV-certified Yanmar 72 horsepower diesel engines, and proven engine technology to meet emissions regulations. This new generation also offers a selectable self-leveling option and upgraded cab, which maker Mustang Manufacturing says answers the demands it’s heard from large-frame skid loader users.
A new amphibious, remote-controlled vehicle designed for lagoon management on livestock farms is stirring up interest for its “cool” factor as much as its effectiveness. Farm Industry News featured the Lagoon Crawler from Nuhn Industries as the “Good Buy” in the October 2013 issue. It’s also getting lots of second looks at farm shows. The Lagoon Crawler won the innovation award at the 2013 Farm Progress Show, the largest farm show in the United States.