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Browse the latest new product releases and service announcements relevant to the Canadian dairy market.


Supervisor Systems’ new Hoof Connect software – the on-farm version of Hoof Supervisor – eliminates paper records.

The trimmer leaves the dairy manager with a data stick containing the information from a trim session. The manager can then run reports and graphs to identify hoof health issues.

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U.S. and Canadian farmers can now plan for 2013 spring planting with Pioneer brand corn products featuring Optimum AcreMax XTreme insect protection technology.

DuPont Pioneer recently received all necessary regulatory approvals for import into major world markets of grain grown from Optimum AcreMax XTreme products. All necessary state approvals have also been received, allowing growers to plant products with this technology.

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Agromec Industries is launching a new bale shredder/blower for telehandlers and wheel loaders.

Once the bale (round or square) is loaded, the turbine can be activated by the remote control box in the cab. The turbine starts and will reach its nominal speed.

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Schaefer Ventilation is introducing a family of 54-inch belt drive galvanized panel fans for animal cooling.

Schaefer’s 54-inch panel fan is available with 3- or 5-wing galvanized blades and 1, 1.5 and 2 HP single-or 3-phase motors. All but the 2 HP single-phase fan operates at both 60 Hz and 50 Hz.

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Kustom Cooling, LLC has released the 60 GPM Hydraulic Reversing Fan System, intended for applications that utilize a hydraulic motor to cool the radiator. The system eliminates the need to stop work in order to manually clean the cooling cores of equipment.

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ReproScan has introduced two new portable cattle ultrasound units.

Both the XTC and the XTL are rugged, splash-proof 3.3 pound (1.5 kg) portable ultrasound units that come with a 6-hour lithium ion battery, battery charger and carry case.

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