Results are in for the highly anticipated 2011 World Ag Expo Top-10 New Products competition, the winners of which will be showcased Feb. 8-10 during the 44th annual World Ag Expo in Tulare, Calif.
“The 2011 Top-10 New Products are of a class to themselves,” said 2011 Chairman Lee Coito. “These products are well designed and engineered to meet the needs of today’s agribusiness professional.”
A panel comprising farmers, ranchers and industry professionals from across the nation selected the Top-10 and 10 Honorable Mention products from more than 90 entries. The Top-10 New Products will be showcased inside the New Product Pavilion on Expo Lane and R Street. An estimated 100,000 attendees are expected to attend World Ag Expo, which is the largest annual exposition of its kind.
Top-10 New Products:
A new device that cleans the element of an engine’s canister air filter in seconds helps cut fuel and maintenance costs while improving engine performance and increasing engine life.
A new water-activated flag saves money, water and effort by eliminating the guesswork in determining when flood irrigation water has advanced to a pre-determined point in a block, check, ditch furrow, row or open field.
A new, biodegradable hydraulic oil from AMSOIL that combines low-toxicity with high lubricity properties offers farmers and ranchers an environmentally friendly alternative to conventional petroleum-based products.
Connected Farm, a new system of software and communication services from Trimble takes farm management efficiency to the next level by combining precision farming information collected in the field with data management software and cell phone technology.
An innovative hoof care product for use in hoof baths offers a nonhazardous, biodegradable alternative to traditional copper sulfate or formaldehyde products. When mixed with water, T-HEXX Dragonhyde Hoof Bath Concentrate creates a long-lasting, highly visible environmental barrier that helps to promote normal hoof health for dairy cows.
In less than 90 seconds, with the push of a button, one person can load up to 2,000 pounds of cargo in the back of a pickup or flatbed truck, using the new model 2000-8.0PT Ezy-Lift.