Posts from June 2010

Converting Cow Manure into Kilowatts

Converting farm waste into something useful and productive is nothing new (see Challenger’s biomass baler) but some researchers are getting very creative. HP is conducting research on using cow manure to power a new data center. The research paper was...

Valtra Biogas Tractor

AGCO presents a new concept tractor model that runs on biogas. Valtra demonstrated the new engine technology for the first time in Sweden on 21 June. The development of the biogas tractor and generator demonstrates the desire of AGCO to...

Road Safety for Tractors

I am a very impatient driver and might not always stay as cool as I should when there is a hold up in traffic. Depending on where you live, you are likely to be either sharing the road with a...

Free Fendt Vario Tractor

In honor of the 100,000 Vario tractor(in English), Fendt hosted a contest to win a 90 Hp Fendt 209 Vario. The winner was Harald Willmann from Buchenbach, Germany. Harald was chosen at random from nearly 28,000 entrants from around the...