Apr 30, 2013 16:26 BST On April 25th in a 24 challenge a Tempo F8 planted 212 hectares of maize at an average speed of 18km per hour. A 42% increase in capacity per row unit compared to the official world record carried out with a 24 row planter.
Mar 25, 2013 13:30 GMT The Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt visited Väderstad on 20 March, in what was the first visit by a Prime Minister in the 51-year history of the family-owned company. He took part in a discussion on the opportunities and challenges facing a Swedish export company.
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Feb 21, 2013 11:15 GMT Väderstad-Verken increased its turnover by 16 per cent in 2012, to SEK 2.1 billion. During the year, a total of 93 new members of staff were recruited, bringing the current total to almost one thousand, 800 of whom are based in Sweden. During 2012 Väderstad-Verken also invested strongly in a new parts centre and a sales subsidiary in Lithuania.
May 21, 2012 11:36 BST The Väderstad Strip-Till prototype at Agritechnica generated much interest from the farming community. The research & development is continuing and several Spirit drills have been equipped with Strip-Till technology.
Apr 19, 2012 13:52 BST Last week Väderstad Tempo won the “Grand Prix” at the international fair of agriculture technology, Techagro in Brno, Czech Republic. The Grand Prix is awarded for innovative and outstanding technical solutions that will benefit to the agricultural industry. The competition for the best exhibits involved a record one hundred products, thirteen of them won the Grand Prix.