Autonomous tractor

Combined Powers’ first demonstration trials of autonomous tractor

Combined Powers’ first demonstration trials of autonomous tractor

It was back in March that Krone and Lemken announced to the world that they had been working together on...

May 23, 2022

Machinery Focus: Mushrooms and fast horses – the growing technology gap

Machinery Focus: Mushrooms and fast horses – the growing technology gap

Machinery manufacturers, especially the larger ones, are highly adept at filling journalists inboxes with press releases promising all sorts of...

March 26, 2022

Krone and Lemken partner up to enter tractor market

Krone and Lemken partner up to enter tractor market

Without any great fanfare the two German companies of Krone and Lemken have quietly announced they have jointly ventured into...

March 16, 2022

Autonomous farming made real by John Deere

Autonomous farming made real by John Deere

In a press conference that was as replete with symbolism and cliches as it was hard facts, John Deere made...

January 5, 2022

Claas joins the autonomous tractor club

Claas joins the autonomous tractor club

Claas has taken a minority shareholding in the Dutch autonomous tractor startup company, AgXeed B.V. The new company has developed...

May 17, 2021

Tillage focus: Meet a member of the world’s first Hands Free Hectare team

Tillage focus: Meet a member of the world’s first Hands Free Hectare team

Hands Free Hectare (HFH) is the world’s first ever hectare of cereals produced using autonomous machinery. Earlier this year – at...

January 2, 2019

Kubota could have driverless tractors on the market next year

Kubota could have driverless tractors on the market next year

Japanese-originated manufacturer Kubota is currently selling autonomous ‘driverless’ tractors on a trial basis, with the intention to launch the machines...

August 14, 2017