Kinze Blog - Sparks of Innovation

About Kinze Manufacturing

Founded in 1965 on the premise of innovation, Kinze Manufacturing, Inc., markets its planters and grain carts globally and is known for a number of industry "firsts." Kinze operates with core values of integrity, customer focus, excellence, innovation and mutual respect. Kinze Manufacturing is the recognized technology leader and innovator of planters for row-crop production and grain auger carts. Kinze employees spend their nights and weekends farming, putting them in a unique position to be both manufacturers and customers of the planters and grain carts they build. For more information, visit the Kinze Manufacturing website at

Articles By Kinze Manufacturing

Thanksgiving: Brought to You by Farmers

The Thanksgiving holiday is synonymous with feasting and thankfulness, which would not be possible without the hard work of your local farmers.

Kinze Single Auger Grain Carts are Working Hard!

The new Kinze single auger grain cart is hard at work on Midwestern farms this fall!

Iowa Farmer's 4900 Planter is Part of a Long Kinze History

Planting with the Kinze 4900 planter has been a great experience for Richland, Iowa farmer Troy Adam.

Wait! Was that a new Kinze grain cart I saw at the Farm Progress Show?

The Farm Progress Show is always the place to see what's new and innovative. At this year's show, Kinze introduced it's new single auger grain cart!

Innovative Grain Carts - The Difference is Kinze

For 45 years Kinze has been building grain carts loaded with innovative features to help you get your crop out fast!

Kinze Dealers are Rockstars!

Having great product is only part of a customer's experience - having a great dealer is the rest. Here are the dealers that received this year's Market Share Awards for going above and beyond to focus on the needs of their customers.

Jon's Antique Tractor Collection

What kind of toys does the founder of Kinze Manufacturing play with? BIG farm toys of course and lots of them! Read today's blog about Jon Kinzenbaw's personal tractor collection.

Indiana Farmer Believes in the "Blue Crew"

Dan Brettnacher from Brookston, Indiana believes in his 4900 planter and the "Blue Crew".

John Deere v. Kinze Part Five: Perseverance Pays Off

The final installment in a five-part series describing Jon Kinzenbaw's early battles against John Deere, both in the field and in the courtroom.

John Deere v. Kinze Part Four: So You Think You Have a Patent

The fourth in a five-part series describing Jon Kinzenbaw's early battles against John Deere, both in the field and in the courtroom.