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Curtis Cab Massey Ferguson GC1700

Curtis Industries LLC has announced the release of its cab system for the Massey Ferguson GC1700 Series sub-compact tractors.

The all-steel cab frame, doors and roof are constructed of powder-coated commercial grade steel. Tilt out windshield and dual sliding glass windows offer ventilation in any weather condition.

Mahindra First Responders Program

Mahindra USA has launched a new program offering discounts to first responders throughout North America.

The “Mahindra Pride 1st Responders Appreciation Program” gives first responders a $200 rebate on the purchase of a Mahindra tractor and implement.

John Deere Tractor Utility Box

Finding room in a tractor cab for tools, parts, and other items needed while in the field can be a pain for operators. Small toolboxes have been supplied and located on different areas of the tractor, but the storage space has been limited. John Deere has addresses the problem with its new Tractor Utility Box.

“We’ve increased the storage capacity of this new Tractor Utility Box,” says Phil Lauer, marketing manager, John Deere. “And, it is designed with a special front weight mount kit to be attached easily on the front weight support of the tractor. This will mount to as few as 4 weights up to a full rack.”

2014 Mahindra eMax

Mahindra USA is celebrating its 20th year of tractor sales in the United States, including a record-breaking 2013.

According to Mahindra USA, it has experienced 13 straight record-breaking months of retail sales. Overall, annual retail North American tractor sales grew more than 40 percent in 2013.

2014 Polaris Ranger Diesel HST Beauty

Polaris has unveiled a pair of new Ranger Side-by-Sides with many attributes familiar to tractor users – the Ranger Diesel HST and Ranger Diesel HST Deluxe.

The new Ranger vehicles are equipped with diesel power, hydrostatic transmission, treadle pedal, multi-link coil over De Dion rear suspension, and full climate control (standard on the Ranger Diesel HST Deluxe).

Bobcat Planetary Drive Auger

Bobcat Company has introduced two new planetary drive augers – the Bobcat 35PH and 50PH. The new units are compatible with approved models of Bobcat skid-steer loaders, compact track loaders, all-wheel steer loaders and compact excavators.

According to Bobcat, these units were designed with a high-torque gearbox, allowing them to deliver more power for difficult installations at deeper digging depths and for working in tough conditions such as rock, clay, coral and frost.

Mahindra Pride Military Appreciation Program

Mahindra USA has extended its “Mahindra Pride Military Appreciation Program,” to show support and appreciation for the commitment of members of the armed forces service, through December 31, 2014.

The Military Appreciation Program offers an extra $200 rebate for active and retired US and Canadian military personnel with the purchase of a new Mahindra tractor and qualifying implement.

STRUCK Magnatrac DIY Bulldozer

Are you a do-it-yourselfer? Do you like heavy equipment? Then STRUCK’s latest offering may have you picking your jaw up off the floor – the Magnatrac RS196K compact bulldozer DIY kit.

The Magnatrac RS196K is the new “younger brother” of STRUCK’s Magnatrac’s RS1100. It shares almost all the features of the RS1000, except you do the painting and assembly.

Massey Ferguson 8700 Tractor

Massey Ferguson introduced and displayed its 8700 Series high-horsepower tractors at the World Ag Expo in Tulare, Calif.

Featuring AGCO POWER 8.4-liter diesel engines, hefty hydraulics, CVT transmissions and a redesigned cab, Massey Ferguson boasts these tractors “deliver unparalleled performance while maximizing operator comfort around the dairy or in the field.”

Fendt 800 Series

Fendt has introduced its new 800 and 900 Series tractor lines, two four-model families designed for farmers supporting high-intensity dairies and feeding operations to large, broad-acre row crop and small grain farms.

The new 800 Series line is made up of the models 822 (220 HP), 824 (240 HP), 826 (260 HP) and 828 (280 HP). The new 900 Series family includes the 927 (270 HP), 930 (300 HP), 933 (330 HP) and 936 (360 HP, available only in Canada).


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