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Kinze Honors Top Dealerships

Publish September 30, 2014 by Susanne Veatch

There are many keys to succeeding in the farm equipment industry, but it really boils down to two things: good people and good products. Kinze is fortunate to have good people who design, build, market and distribute some of the best planters and grain carts in the industry.

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A Good Way to Grow: A Look at Kinze Expansion through the Years

Publish September 23, 2014 by Brian McKown

If you're not growing, you're dying - or so the saying goes. At the same time, growing too rapidly can leave a company stretched beyond its production needs and create financial perils that can be difficult to overcome.

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Kinze in Rewind: A Look Back at Our Ads of Yesteryear

Publish September 9, 2014 by Kinze Manufacturing

In the early days, Kinze built its reputation on custom-built equipment for local farmers in the Williamsburg area.

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Multi-Hybrid Planter Shines at the Farm Progress Show

Publish September 3, 2014 by Kinze Manufacturing

Well, it was a soggy couple of days at the Farm Progress Show in Boone, Iowa last week. But the rain certainly didn?t keep too many farmers away, as thousands turned out to see the latest and greatest products and services from more than 700 ag-related exhibitors. Exhibitors traveled from all over the world to present at the country?s largest outdoor farm show.

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Introducing the 2014 Iowa County Kinze Award Winners

Publish August 27, 2014 by Kinze Manufacturing

It's no secret that the world needs more skilled and talented engineers. The craftsmanship, creativity, ingenuity and innovation of a good engineer can yield myriad benefits - both on micro and macro levels.

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The 1980's: Split Rows and Pivoting Toolbars

Publish August 19, 2014 by Kinze Manufacturing

Shortly after the success of the rear-folding planter, we went to work on ways to reduce equipment costs by developing a new split row concept, designed to seed conventional and narrow rows with just one planter. Solution? The patented Kinze push-row unit, initially developed for smaller 4R-, 6R- and 8R Kinze planters.

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Kinze's COO Brian McKown Joins Board of Association of Equipment Manufacturers

Publish August 12, 2014 by Susanne Veatch

We're extremely pleased to announce that Kinze COO Brian McKown has been elected to the ag sector board of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM). This is a tremendous honor for Brian who is very deserving of this opportunity. Those who know him can agree that Brian will prove to be an invaluable addition to the AEM board.

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A Throwback to the 70s and 80s Featuring Old Kinze Advertisements

Publish August 5, 2014 by Kinze Manufacturing

Because of the popularity of our Throwback Thursday posts on Facebook and Twitter, we've started a new, nostalgic series of blog posts that showcase some of the old ads, brochures and articles, which chronicled Kinze innovations throughout our nearly 50 year history.

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Kinze Continues Progress on World's First Electric Multi-Hybrid Planter

Publish July 29, 2014 by Kinze Manufacturing

It was last December when we announced our newest concept planter: the world's first electric multi-hybrid planter. It was a big announcement and since then things have been moving rapidly at Kinze as we prepare to bring this exciting innovation to market.

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KinzeMan Takes Flight on a High Altitude Balloon

Publish July 23, 2014 by Kinze Manufacturing

On Saturday, July 12, KinzeMan boldly went where few mascots have gone before. That day a group of Kinze employees teamed with students from Williamsburg to conduct an epic balloon launch - sending KinzeMan and a capsule containing cameras and a GPS transponder soaring over 100,000 feet into the stratosphere.

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