News Room

PrecisionIrrigationBLOG

Four Important Ways Precision Technology Is Impacting Irrigation

Posted on
Water management is becoming an increasing concern in agriculture, whether that’s dealing with too much or too little water. This is highlighted by recent events such as last year’s drought in California, flooding in Southern Texas, and depleting aquifers, such as the Ogallala that lies beneath several Midwestern states.
Read More
V-Plows_NB_OCT17

5 Tips for Better Accuracy in Underground Utility Plowing

Posted on
From upgrading existing services to installation of high-quality broadband, a vibratory plow is an in-demand piece of equipment. Utility installation projects, both rural and urban, can go quickly and smoothly with the help of this machine – when it’s operated correctly.
Read More
Ag_Podcast_Ep51_blogNEW_OCT17

Dick Muhlbeier, RDO Equipment Co., on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

Posted on
Host Tony Kramer invited Dick on the podcast to talk about the different displays available in the Gen 4 family, how these new models differ from the Green Star 3 2630 display, and the options growers have for making these ideally-suited to their individual needs.
Read More
TroubleShooting_OCT17

Compact Utility Tractor Troubleshooting Tips

Posted on
From starting trouble to engine issues, there is a host of problems one can face when operating a CUT on a daily basis. Here are three of the most common CUT operating issues, along with possible causes and the corresponding troubleshooting tips.
Read More
ParadeBLOG

Parades Provide Team Building, Community Involvement

Posted on
RDO team members get back just as much as they give when volunteering at local parades.
Read More
HermosaBeachBLOG

A Unique Approach to Complete a Shore Approach

Posted on
RDO Vermeer teamed up with ARB Underground to complete the HDD portion of the SEA-US cable system project in Hermosa Beach, CA.
Read More
Ag_Podcast_Ep50_NB_Sep17

Ben Hilde, RDO Equipment Co., on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

Posted on
Host Tony Kramer invited Ben on the podcast to talk about John Deere’s 4 Series Sprayers, and three of the newer technology offerings: AutoTrac Vision and RowSense, ExactApply, and Carbon Fiber Booms.
Read More
option1

RDO Equipment Co. Holds Grand Opening at Riverside Store

Posted on
Doors are open at the new RDO Equipment Co. store in Riverside. On Wednesday, September 13, the team proudly opened the store to celebrate its Grand Opening, an event that included a ribbon cutting, store tours, and lunch.
Read More
CE_Backhoe-Maintenance_blogNEW_Sep17

Basics of Backhoe Maintenance

Posted on
From construction to agriculture, utility work to maintenance, and snow removal to landscaping, backhoes are one of the most popular pieces of equipment, across numerous industries.
Read More
Ag_ExactApply-Technology_BlogNEW_Sep17

Field Trial: Precision Application and Curve Compensation on Sprayers

Posted on
Sprayers are getting larger, often coming equipped with 120- or 132-foot booms, which can cause drastic differences in application rates on the inside and outside edges of a curve. This can result in weed, disease, or nutrient problems as product is overapplied on the inside of the boom and underapplied on the outside.
Read More
GFagan_WebSize

MVI in Powell Hires George Fagan as Account Manager

Posted on
The MVI store in Powell, WY has brought on George Fagan as an Account Manager.
Read More
AG_Big-Iron_BlogNEW_Sep17

John Deere at Big Iron on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

Posted on
Host Tony Kramer invited three John Deere employees on the podcast to talk about new equipment and what’s being highlighted at the show this year.
Read More

RDO Water Names Frank Garcia Account Manager in Salinas

Posted on
A native of King City, Frank Garcia has nearly 20 years of agriculture and irrigation experience
Read More
770x310_Buy-from-Rental-Fleet_AUG2017

Hidden Value of Purchasing from a Dealership’s Rental Fleet

Posted on
Regardless of the reason it’s needed, several factors often get in the way of companies actually pulling the trigger and making a new equipment purchase – initial cost and depreciation often at the top of the list. However, it’s important to keep in mind that a “new” addition to your fleet doesn’t have to be “new.”
Read More
Vermeer_Blog photo

Why is marketing important? Just ask this guy.

Posted on
Peter Sortwell, the founder of Arborwell Professional Tree Management based in Hayward, California, took a huge risk in refinancing his house to start a tree care business. Failing was not an option.
Read More
Ag_Podcast_Ep48_blogNEW_Aug17

Erin Hightower, RDO Equipment Co., on the Agriculture Technology Podcast

Posted on
Host Tony Kramer invited Erin on the podcast to continue last episode’s discussion of John Deere Field Connect, specifically, the data management side, and areas including soil moisture, leaf wetness, temperature, wind speed, and rain.
Read More
Glamour Shot

A Day in the Life at RDO Equipment Co. – Account Manager, Chris Stanley

Posted on
Chris Stanley has been around equipment as long as he can remember. Growing up in a small farming town and working jobs in the ranching, construction, and highway paving industries since he was out of high school, he has always been drawn to equipment.
Read More
10 Tips Image

Why There is Much More Behind Oil Than a Price

Posted on
Proper engine oil maintenance is essential to protecting your equipment. We're sharing a few tips that will answer your questions.
Read More
GregoireBlog

Mechanized and Multi-Functional – Vineyard Solutions from Gregoire

Posted on
Thanks to new, specialized offerings from equipment manufacturers, there are more opportunities for grape growers to mechanize practices, leading to more economical, efficient, and effective businesses.
Read More
Archives
Tags