By BRAD HAIRE
Farm Press Editorial Sta;
Since its inception, the Sunbelt Ag Expo has been the place for top companies to show the newest, improved farm equipment on the market. This year’s Expo is no di;erent, with companies reenergizing their commitment to farmers and farming
operations of all sizes and needs.
Here are few of the new pieces of equipment to check out at the
2016 Sunbelt Ag Expo:
The M7-Series tractor line sets in motion Kubota’s strategy for full-scale entry into new markets like the commercial livestock and row-crop production customers.
With the M7, Kubota has significantly invested in technologies to
bring precision farming to market in an operator-friendly way. With
integrated controls of the engine, transmission, hydraulic functions
and implements, Kubota M7-Series tractors are highly e;cient, resulting in reduced fuel and materials costs.
The easy-to-use control panel o;ers a touch screen that makes it
possible to control all operating functions from a single screen, and
the M7’s performance monitor and auto guiding systems make work
in the field even more productive. The wide cab on the M7-Series
features ample operating space and ergonomically-placed controls,
Blueberry guys visiting the Expo should check
out all of Kubota’s new products introduced at the
dealer meeting in Dallas, Texas.
Kubota has entered the U.S. hay market with a
line of Kubota Hay Tools. The implements are produced by Kverneland Group.
MASSE Y FERGUSON
Massey Ferguson 5700/6700 Series o;ers outstanding weight and lift
capacity for tractors in the 100- to 130-engine HP range. The tractors
join Massey Ferguson’s recently introduced 4700 Series to round out
the new Global Series.
The Global Series of 4700, 5700 and 6700 Series utility tractors are
the result of the largest single manufacturing and new product project
in AGCO’s history.
The 5700 and 6700 Series are no-nonsense, durable machines
with a level of styling and ergonomic design found in premium-priced
products. They are equipped with cabs that provide top-of-the-line
visibility and comfort with extremely low noise levels and intuitive
The 5700 Series, equipped with 4WD and a cab, weighs in at 9,840
pounds and features a three-point lift capacity of 7,716 pounds full-stroke at 24 inches and maximum lift capacity of 8,664 pounds at 24
inches. The 6700 Series 4WD cab tractors are 10,392 pounds and have
lift capacity of 9,392 full stroke at 24 inches, with a maximum lift of
10,582 pounds at 24 inches. Proven, low-maintenance emission controls allow top engine performance.
Both the 5700 and 6700 Series are powered with AGCO Power 4.4L
4-cylinder Tier4 Final compliant diesel engines, equipped with high-pressure, common-rail direct fuel injection, along with a turbocharger
and intercooled intake air. A Selective Catalytic Reduction emission
system allows the engines to operate at their peak performance without exhaust gas recirculation components or a diesel particulate filter.
All models are available in 4WD with a 12FX12R, 2-range Power-Shuttle with electro-hydraulic shuttle lever. A factory-installed creeper
Select models are available with 2WD or a 12FX12R 2-range Syn-cro-Shuttle transmission. All four models in the two new series are
factory-equipped with radial tires for increased stability under load,
reduced compaction in the field and a better ride for increased operator comfort.
They come standard with two factory valves and an optional third
valve may be dealer installed. The tractors are equipped with a standard 540/1000 PTO, including an optional energy-saving mode on the
540 system. Other amenities of the 5700 and 6700 Series include a 12-
volt, 80 amp alternator, a 7-pin trailer socket and an optional 30-amp
auxiliary power socket.
The new KIOTI PX Series models PX9530PC, PX1053PC and PX1153PC
come with increased engine power, lifting capacity and comfort. “Now,
with the addition of three new models to the series, we are further expanding into the agriculture market,” says Peter Dong-Kyun Kim, president and CEO of Daedong-USA, Inc., KIOTI Tractor Division.
The new PX models o;er operators more gross engine power than
previous models, with the PX9530PC, PX1053PC and PX1153PC yielding 93, 103 and 110 horsepower (HP) Tier4 compliant diesel engines,
respectively. Outfitted with a synchronized power shuttle transmis-
Top farm equipment companies bringing
new sizes, strengths to Sunbelt Expo
To find out more call, email or visit or website!
Remlinger Manufacturing Company, Inc.
Kalida, Ohio • 800.537.7370 • email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The 20” smooth
may be adjusted
Built For Speed and Takin’ Out Weeds
close to the sweep
for better depth
Depth adjustments are
made easily using the special
9400 adjustment tool.
The shank may be
moved forward or
back to improve
to flow by
The low profile, flat shank and sweep design allows
you to travel through the fields at top speeds.