The Furrow is an agricultural journal published in fourteen languages for John Deere GmbH & Co. KG. It is distributed to farmers and experts in the industry in EU27 countries, Eastern Europe, CIS, Near and Middle East, and North Africa. It provides to the reader a mix of current issues in farming with both local and international background, and best practice examples as well as exclusive news and facts on John Deere products and company strategy.
Rolled turf is more representative of flawless uniformity than diversity. But, for turf producers such as the Matthies family in North Germany, it is the latter that is an important aspect to the further development of their business. With an extensive production portfolio they have achieved a certain degree of independence.
Leave the milking parlour and get on the computer: automatic milking systems of all kinds are well and truly turning dairy cattle farmers’ traditional daily routine on its head. This may be an opportunity to make their work more flexible and easier.