Agri-intelligence – Providing integrated whole-farm solutions


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Download PDF For more than two decades, Agrii’s trial site at Stow Longa has helped define an integrated approach to controlling blackgrass. CPM visits the team to analyse the key lessons learned. We do everything at Stow Longa with an open mind. By Tom Allen-Stevens The opportunity for a personalised tour of Agrii’s trials site at Stow Longa, Cambs, just at the time the blackgrass is coming into ear and waving its head above the crop, is one not to be missed. But turning up in some of the heaviest rain seen for months, it’s clear a tour of the plots is not going to happen. Instead, it’s a dash to the on-site Portacabin, there to be greeted by Colin Lloyd, Steve Corbett and David Felce, who are already tucking into the tea and biscuits. Joining them, you soon realise the real value in the trials is not just the plots themselves but the 21 years of history, of experience and of the wealth of data they’ve yielded. “When we first started here in 2000, it was a with tiny trial of just 30 plots looking at different mainly herbicide-based blackgrass strategies,” recalls Colin. “Thankfully, the Whitlock family have allowed…
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AGCO reports sales increase of 43.5% compared to 2020 figures

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Written by Agriland Team from Agriland

The tractor manufacturer AGCO, which consists of brands such as Challenger, Fendt, GSI, Massey Ferguson and Valtra, reported its results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2021.

Net sales for the second quarter were approximately $2.9 billion, an increase of approximately 43.5% compared to the second quarter of 2020.


Reported net income was $3.73/share for the second quarter of 2021, and adjusted...