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Cub Cadet's New Commercial Offerings
Aaron Griffith, Cub Cadet's professional development manager, highlights the company's new PRO HW Hydro Walk-Behind Mower as well enhancements to its Pro Z zero-turn mowers.
Mahindra's Expanded Lineup for 2018
Cleo Franklin, Mahindra North America's CMO/vice president of business development and strategic planning, highlights the company's expanded lineup including the new eMax subcompact tractor and its new Retriever utility vehicle.
Views: 23273 Rural Lifestyle Dealer
Mean Green Mowers Debuts Electric Stand On Mower
Mean Green Mowers President Joe Conrad unveils the company's new electric stand-on mower, the "Stalker," at GIE+Expo 2013. He also discusses the advantages of his green mower lineup for commercial landscapers. http://www.rurallifestyledealer.com/
Prototype Developments with Cub Cadet’s New Stand-On Mower
Cub Cadet showcased a prototype of its new stand-on mower at the 2018 GIE+Expo in Louisville, Ky., to get additional feedback from customers. Aaron Griffith, professional development manager with Cub Cadet, says the mower will be available in late summer 2019.
DEMO: Intimidator Group Unveils Spartan Mower
Robert Foster, owner of the Intimidator Group, showcased models of the new Spartan Mower line. http://www.rurallifestyledealer.com/
Views: 31257 Rural Lifestyle Dealer
Exmark Manufacturing Unveils the New Staris Stand On Mower
Exmark Product Manager Lloyd Von Scheliha walks through the all-new Staris stand-on zero-turn rider, a ground up redesign of the old Vantage series.
Branson Tractor's New 2510h Compact Tractor
Branson Tractor's new 2510h compact tractor weighs 700 pounds more than most competitive models and has three ranges for the hydrostatic transmission. Eldon Vander Ploeg of Branson outlines more features.
Massey Ferguson Debutes the New 1700M Series Compact Tractor
Marketing Manager Matt LaCroix presents the new 1700 M Series from AGCO at the 2018 Farm Progress Show. Part of the Premium Compact line, the 1700 M Series features a Shibaura 3-cylinder and 4-cylinder diesel engine options, new break lights and a premium cab.
Excel Industries introduces the Hustler Maximum Duty Vehicle
Paul Mullet, president and CEO of Excel Industries, and Adam Mullet, vice president of sales and marketing, introduce the Hustler Turf Maximum Duty Vehicle (MDV), with its patented LeveLift Technology.
VP Racing Fuels Introduces VP Small Engine Fuel
Steve Slayden, marketing project manager for VP Racing Fuels, introduces the newly branded VP-SEF line of small engine fuels. We met up with Slayden at GIE+Expo 2012.
John Davis Discusses the New Aftermarket Cab for John Deere Sub Compact Tractors
Director of Aftermarket Sales and Marketng with Curtis Industries, John Davis displays their new line of cabs for John Deere Sub Compact tractors. These cabs will provide complete protecting from the elements, lockable doors and venting panels.
Titan Implement's Expanded Offerings
Rural Lifestyle Dealer columnist Mike Wiles talks with Baily Turner, vice president of Titan Implement, at the 2018 National Farm Machinery Show. Turner highlights the company's expanded product lines and its second facility in Georgia.
Toro Introduces the New MyRIDE Suspension System
Chris Hannan with Toro talks about Toro's new MyRIDE suspension system. MyRIDE is now available on select Toro Z Master zero-turn mowers. The system features a fully suspended operator platform that delivers up to 3.6” of platform travel and isolates the operator from the rest of the machine. MyRIDE also features adjustable rear shocks, which allow each operator to choose his or her own personalized comfort setting. http://www.rurallfiestyledealer.com/
Dixie Chopper Unveils Product Enhancement to XCalibur and Classic Models for 2015
Brice Hill, associate product manager with Dixie Chopper, covers the product enhancements for XCalibur and Classic Model Year 2015.
GVL Poly Introduces Leonardo Smart Moulding Machine
GVL Poly recently announced the addition of the Leonardo Smart Rotational Moulding Machine to its Hesston, Kan., facility. GVL is the first company in North America to add the technology, which is developed by Persico Rotomoulding of Italy. GVL, which is based in Litchfield, Minn., produces polymer parts for agricultural, commercial and industrial industries. The Leonardo machine is the first rotomoulding machine with a fully automated cycle.
TYM Tractor Announcing Three New Value Model Families for 2019
At the 2018 GIE+Expo, TYM Tractors National Marketing Manager, Carl Peterson, discusses added features available with new tractor models.
Features of the Hustler Turf's Maximum Duty Vehicle
Brad Unruh, director of product strategies for Excel Industries, highlights the features, attachments and accessories of the company's Hustler Turf Maximum Duty Vehicle (MDV).
Grasshopper's New 900D Out-Front Diesel Zero-Turn Mower
Mike Simmon of Grasshopper shares details about the company's new 900D out-front diesel zero-turn mower, which has a choice of 61-inch or 72-inch low-profile out-front DuraMax cutting decks with PowerFold Electric Deck Lift.
Robert Foster Introduces the New Spartan RZ Zero-Turn Mower
Robert Foster, owner of Spartan Mowers, highlights the features of the company's new RZ zero-turn mower and the Mark Martin special edition.
Altoz Introduces New Line of Precision Zero Turn Mowers
Jim Mason, Dealer Development Manager for Altoz, talks about the introduction of a new line of zero-turn mowers at the recent GIE+EXPO in Louisville.
Views: 24427 Rural Lifestyle Dealer
Kubota Debuts Z700 Commercial Zero-Turn Mower
Christine Chapman, Kubota product manager, introduces the new Z700 Series of commercial zero turn mowers. The new series includes three cutting widths, 48-inches, 54 inches and 60 inches. The starting promotional price is $7,799. http://www.rurallifestyledealer.com/
Introducing John Deere's 2R Series Compact Utility Tractor
Jared Lowe, John Deere Product marketing manager, shares details about Deere's two new large-chassis models, the 2032R and 2038R. The tractors feature a redesigned body for improved stability and an offering in the 38 horsepower range.
Kioti's New Zero Turn Mower & UTV Series
Kioti Tractor's regional sales manager Tim Phillips highlights the company's new zero-turn mower lines, the ZXR and ZXC, for homeowners and commercial landscapers. Kioti is also introducing a new UTV model called the K9.
McCormick USA Introduces X50 Series Tractor at AG CONNECT 2013
Tiago Bonomo and Eamon Hodwen introduce the new X50 series of tractors at the recent 2013 AG CONNECT Expo in Kansas City.
Mahindra North America's New Products for 2018 and Upcoming Technology
Mani Iyer, president and CEO of Mahindra North America, comments on the company’s expanded product lines on either end of its horsepower range, its goals to be among the world’s most admired brands and upcoming technology.
New Peco Showcases the 20 Trailer Vac
Dennis Warner, with New Peco, talks about one of the company's most popular consumer units available, the 20 Trailer Vac. The vacuum comes standard with a 5 hp Briggs & Stratton engine. It has 20 cubic feet of space inside. The 20 Trailer Vac is a convertible unit that can be transformed into a dump cart to carry miscellaneous items. http://www.rurallifestyledealer.com/
Briggs & Stratton's New Vanguard Big Block Engine
Rick Zeckmeister, vice president of sales and marketing for Briggs & Stratton's engine division, explains the features of the new Vanguard Big Block engine with EFI technology.
Kioti Debuts CK3510, Meeting New Emissions Standards
Scott Brush, Kioti territory manager, introduces the company's new CK3510 compact tractor,which incorporates the latest emissions technology, as well as the Kioti's new promotional partnership.
Early History of Woods Equipment Company
Mervel Wood, the last surviving founder of Woods Equipment Company, died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, in Rockford, Illinois. The Rural Lifestyle Dealer team had the pleasure of spending an afternoon with Mervel in the fall of 2011. In this video, Mervel shares some early history of the company as he took the first order for the Woods Rotary Mower.
Mahindra North America Introduces New Higher Horsepower Tractors
Mahindra North America announced its entry into the higher horsepower utility tractor market with the 6000, 7000, 8000 and 9000 series tractors at its National Dealer Meeting. Ryan Pearcy, Senior Manager of Product Development for Mahindra North America, describes the features and functionalities of the new series.
Views: 11725 Rural Lifestyle Dealer
Country Clipper Highlights its Latest Innovations to Their Zero Turn Mower
Country Clipper’s exclusive Joystick Control and Patented Stand-Up Deck make Country Clipper a different zero-turn.
STIHL's New Lightning Battery Systems
Brian Manke, STIHL marketing manager, talks about the new STIHL Lightening Battery Systems family of products and the new dealership showroom display.
Yanmar America Introduces New Line of Sub-Compact Tractors
Keith Wainwright with Yanmar America introduces their new line of sub-compact tractors. This new line reverts back to the traditional red Yanmar color scheme. http://www.rurallifestyledealer.com/
Views: 86467 Rural Lifestyle Dealer
Mahindra's Expanded Lineup for 2018
Cleo Franklin, Mahindra North America's CMO/vice president of business development and strategic planning, highlights the company's expanded lineup including the new eMax subcompact tractor and its new Retriever utility vehicle.
Briggs & Stratton's New InStart Electric Start Technology
J.P. Benjamins, Briggs & Stratton’s product marketing manager, introduces the company’s new InStart product, a lithium ion electric start technology for mowers. http://www.rurallifestyledealer.com/
Mean Green Mowers Introduces Battery-Powered Commercial Equipment for 2016
Joe Conrad, president of Mean Green Mowers, outlines the company's battery-powered commercial hand-held equipment and zero-turn mowers for 2016.
Bush Hog's  Enhanced Zero-Turn Mower
Jimmy Anderson, Bush Hog's general sales manager, shares the enhancements to the company's zero-turn mower lineup including expanded model series, more engine choices, revised color scheme, lower center of gravity and other features.
DEMO: AS Motor Unveils AS 940 Sherpa to North American Market
AS-Motor of Buhlertann, Germany, recently announced the launch of a new division, AS-America. At GIE+EXPO 2015, AS-America unveiled the 940 Sherpa to North America. Darren Foster with Rural Lifestyle Dealer had a chance to test-drive a 22HP AS-940 Sherpa-AWD at the show. http://www.rurallifestyledealer.com/
View from Branson Tractors' 2019 National Dealer Meeting
Jerry Campbell, territory manager for Branson Tractors, talks about the company's new product introductions for 2019 and introduces John Mickel, the company's new dealer development manager.
Could You Sell an Air-Conditioned Mower?
Berle Reynolds wanted to mow his yard in Ridgeland, Miss., but after undergoing treatments of radiation and chemotherapy for Stage IV cancer, he was advised to stay inside out of the heat. He didn't want to stay inside, so instead he headed to the dealership where he bought his Snapper Pro zero-turn mower. "I went down there and said, 'Does someone make a lawn mower with an air conditioner?'" says Reynolds. He says he regularly visits the dealership, often just to talk. When the answer was "no," Reynolds asked the dealership's technician, Rusty Harris, to help him build one. http://www.rurallifestyledealer.com/
The Kobi Co's New All-Season Robot for Yard Work
The 3-in-1 autonomous robot can remove snow, mow the lawn, and clean up leaves. Beta testing is now under way.
Hustler Addresses Dealers' Big Box Concerns
Rural lifestyle equipment manufacturers selling in big box stores is not a new marketing strategy. However, that doesn't lessen the blow when it's one of your manufacturers entering the large retailer arena for the first time — as Hustler has done recently with its Raptor zero-turn mower. http://www.rurallifestyledealer.com/
Briggs & Stratton CEO Weighs in on E15 Issue
Todd Teske, chairman, president and CEO of Briggs & Stratton, weighs in on the issue of E15 fuel in the outdoor power equipment market. We caught up with Teske at the 2012 GIE+Expo held in Louisville, Ky., in late October
Massey Ferguson Introduces GC1700 Series
We had a chance to catch up with Roger Lee Gifford, a senior marketing specialist for Massey Ferguson's Compact/Utility Tractor segment, at the recent 2012 Farm Progress Show in Boone, Iowa. In this video, Gifford talks about the introduction of the new GC1700 Series of compact tractors. http://www.rurallifestyledealer.com/
Introducing the Kubota Stand-On Mowers Featuring the Kawasaki FT730 EFI Engine
Phillip Song, an assistant product manager for Kubota, runs through the features of Kubota's new stand-on mower during the 2018 GIE+Expo.
Caterpillar's New  Universal Coupler for its Mini Excavator
Caterpillar product specialists highlight the functionality of the company's new universal coupler, which allows operators to quickly attach skid-steer tools to mini excavators.
Toro Unveils Its New TimeCutter SW Series Zero Turn Tractors
Toro Marketing Manager Tanner Erickson introduces the new TimeCutter SW Series zero-turn tractors at October’s GIE+Expo. http://www.rurallifestyledealer.com
Views: 14851 Rural Lifestyle Dealer
Jacobsen's New Commercial Zero Turn Mower Series
Rachel Luken Thompson, vice president of turf for Textron Specialized Vehicles, the parent company of Jacobsen, highlights the company's new commercial zero-turn lines, the ZT900 and ZT1000. The mowers range from 27-35 horsepower with options for Kawasaki or Kohler EFI engines. Features include keyless entry, isolated operator platform and larger tires and fuel tank than the existing commercial series.
Interview with Deryk Johannes, CEO of LS Tractor USA
Deryk Johannes, CEO of LS Tractor USA, discusses what LS Tractor wants from its dealers, its commitment to the North American market, and the Korean management's message to dealers.
Kioti's Enhancements to Zero-Turn Mowers
Kioti introduced its zero-turn mowers last fall and recently unveiled enhancements to the commercial and high-end residential models. Greg Bibee, Kioti's marketing and business development manager, outlines the new features of its ZXC and ZRX models.