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Case IH Patriot Sprayer Distribution

At times we get questioned as to why commercial spray applicator businesses purchase their sprayers from a Case IH Application Distributor, and why farming operations purchase theirs from Case IH dealer, such as Straub’s. When Case IH purchased the Tyler Co. in 1997, it was immediately elected that the then current Tyler sprayer distributors would… Continue Reading

Winterize DEF Systems

Many of you own Tier 4 equipment that feature the SCR emissions systems that utilize the DEF fluid. As you are putting away these units for the winter, just a reminder on how you should winterize your units that will not be operated during the winter. Perform a complete after-run procedure. Refer to your operator’s… Continue Reading

Autonomous Tractor | Rethink Productivity

When Case IH showed their autonomous tractor concept vehicle at this fall’s farm shows, and through social media, WOW, did it create a firestorm of conversation. Just as in our political spectrum, the comments raged 1800 from one side of the argument to the other, on its merits. As time went on, I did hear… Continue Reading

December Newsletter

Your Monthly News & Updates From all of us at Straub’s, we would like to wish each of you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We appreciate your continued business with our dealerships and look forward to serving you in the new year! Regards,  Straub’s Helping Kansas Grow! A Recent Tech Tuesday Facebook… Continue Reading

Mahindra and K-State University

This fall, Mahindra North America signed an agreement with Kansas State University for K-State to coordinate testing of future product models in the central part of the U.S. As Mahindra searched for a university partner in this venture, they clearly saw K-State’s commitment to agricultural and to research. In the same regards, K-State was able… Continue Reading

Straub Blog – Your tractor and new implements

We are living in an exciting era of farm equipment technology development, with the advent of “smart” implements that communicate with the tractor pulling them. This also means that both farming operations and farm equipment dealerships must be more and more cognizant of the fact that when new implements are purchased, that there could very… Continue Reading

Welcome to Straub’s Blog!

Our resource for all of our product lines, service information, news, events, promotions, tips & more. Upcoming Events March 29-31, 2016 – Mid America Farm Expo, Salina, KS April 4-6, 2016 – Great Bend Farm & Ranch Show, Great Bend, KS Continue Reading

Ag Tires

Our Titan/Goodyear representative called on us today and provided updated information on ag tires. We wanted to pass this along to you, in case you weren’t aware of this information. The acronyms of ag tires The majority of drive tires available on the Case IH Axial Flow Flagship Series combines (7240/8240/9240) are the IF/CFO tires,… Continue Reading

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