posted on July 18, 2013 at 5:04 PM
New developments in robotics help fruit and vegetable farmers.
posted on May 20, 2011 at 4:05 PM
More than 75 years ago Harold Brock began building farm machinery that resulted in the production of iconic American tractors.
posted on May 21, 2010 at 5:05 PM
Deere & Co said Wednesday that its second-quarter profit jumped 16 percent as sales of farm and construction equipment improved, so the maker of iconic green and yellow machinery raised its outlook for the second time this year.
posted on August 19, 2005 at 8:08 PM
Farm auctions are engrained in the culture of rural America. They are social events for farmers, as well as a way for them to buy and sell used equipment. While used machinery at auctions saves farmers money, in recent years, prices have...
posted on October 4, 2002 at 8:10 PM
The USDA is developing "machine-vision" systems to detect contamination in foods the human can't see. The system would prevent E. coli 0157:H7 from tainting apple cider and other juices made from apples.