AgroCentr has received as many as six Crystal grain awards from AGCO Сorporation in various categories. Distribution of awards took place at the annual dealer conference in Moscow.

The team of Manon Ossevoord, a Dutch actress widely known as the “Tractor Girl,” covered 3,000 km to the South Pole on the Massey Ferguson 5610 tractor.

AgroCentre-Zernoviye Tekhnologii has been cooperating with GSI, the North American manufacturer of after-harvest equipment, for two years now. Over this period, the concern’s products have become quite popular with Russian farmers. This year the company has supplied seven GSI dryers to agricultural enterprises of the Central Black Earth Zone.

This autumn AgroCentre held a number of equipment demonstrations in different regions of Russia. Challenger and Massey Ferguson high-end tractors, self-propelled sprinklers, grain combine harvesters and a number of towed tools underwent a real test in action on the farms of Lipetsk, Tambov, Orel, Kursk and Penza oblasts. 

AgroCentre familiarised Russian farmers with Massey Ferguson equipment for the first time at the company’s tractor works in France. A year has now gone by. Today our partners shared their impressions of how the tractors of this brand operate.

The new product of Vaderstad, Carrier XL disc harrow, was to be sent this autumn for a demonstration tour on the farms of the Black Earth Zone. However, after the very first demonstration the Carrier XL remained at one of the farms of Belgorod oblast, where it entered into permanent service.

Valtra, a widely known brand of AGCO, has put on the market new series T tractors. AgroCentre specialists were the first to familiarise themselves with these novelties. AGCO Corporation arranged a dealers’ trip to Germany where the machines were presented.

Even though the farming season 2014 ended quite recently, farmers are bracing for the next year. As the 19th Voronezhagro agro-industrial exhibition showed, the farmers put their bets on cost-effective equipment.

Today in terms of sophistication, tractor equipment comes close to that of a spaceship. Therefore its servicing must be appropriate. Just a sledge hammer and a couple of expressive idioms won’t fix a technical problem. So, when buying equipment the farmers carefully think over how it will be serviced and by whom.  

AgroCentreZakharovo has staged a real tractor battle on the fields of the Kurganovsky LLC, Penza oblast. The prime movers of the world’s leading manufacturers competed to see which could prepare the soil for spring seeding faster, better and more economically.   

AGCO opens a new customer support facility in Russia, the Fuse Contact Centre.

AgroCentre has participated in the most significant farming event of this year, the Agrosalon international exhibition of farm equipment. Despite difficult relations with the West, no chill has been registered in the relationship between foreign manufacturers and Russian farmers.