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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 Luc van Herle

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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Round Up of Kinze Family Fun Day

Publish July 16, 2014 by Kinze Manufacturing

Kinze Family Fun Day was this past Saturday and it was an action-packed day of fun in the sun for our employee's and their families.

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Space Bound! Kinze Helps Williamsburg Students Explore The Outer Limits of Earth's Atmosphere

Publish July 10, 2014 by Kinze Manufacturing

It's a go! Williamsburg High School students are ready to launch their first-ever mission to the edge of space this Saturday.

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Have You Visited the Underground Tunnels at Kinze?

Publish July 2, 2014 by Brian McKown

When we made the decision to build our new state-of-the-art office building in 2010, "connectivity" was one of the first things on our minds and priority list.

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Lets Talk Careers at The Kinze Job Fair

Publish June 27, 2014 by Jeff Vogts

There are jobs and there are careers. If you're looking for the latter, please take notice: Kinze is hosting professional job fairs from 5:30 to 8:30 PM on July 16th at the Cedar Rapids Marriott, and on July 17th at the Iowa City River Landing Marriott.

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Kinze's Innovations Excite Farmers for Future Farming Technologies

Publish June 11, 2014 by Kinze Manufacturing

Kinze's latest innovations, particularly the Multi-Hybrid Planter, have caught the attention of farmers and industry leaders worldwide. These high-tech tools have been making headlines and showing farmers everywhere how technology can benefit their operations.

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