Down To Earth: Agriculture Blog

Agriculture Blog

From Sunup to Sundown

Your agriculture business proves that hard work and tradition are here to stay. No matter where your operation is located, you’ll find valuable industry insights in our agriculture blog. Get tips on everything from equipment maintenance to selecting the right machines and attachments for your operation to farm safety. All this, plus updates on the latest equipment technologies and exclusive tips and tricks of the trade from our product experts and fellow industry professionals.

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Compact Wheel Loaders vs. Skid Steers on the Farm
Compact Wheel Loaders vs. Skid Steers on the Farm

While compact wheel loaders, skid steers and track loaders are all versatile farm machinery, which is best for your operations? We see how they compare.
How Cat® Customer Value Agreements (CVAs) Can Benefit Your Farming Operation
How Cat® Customer Value Agreements (CVAs) Can Benefit Your Farming Operation

Keeping farm machinery running smoothly is key to keeping costs down. Learn more about how Cat® Customer Value Agreements (CVA) can benefit your farming operations.
Industry Resources for Your Business
Industry Resources for Your Business

As industries and businesses across the world feel the impact of these unprecedented times, we’ve gathered some helpful resources that you can use to address what lies ahead.
Disinfecting Your Machines
Disinfecting Your Machines

This blog includes tips on properly disinfecting your machines on the job site, as well as other safety ideas to help guide your business.
Agriculture Trends for 2020
Agriculture Trends for 2020

Check out the latest agriculture industry trends for the new year – from hemp farming to getting to know the younger generation of farmers.

Agriculture Holiday Gift Guide
Agriculture Holiday Gift Guide

We’ve got everything on your wish list for your business, your trusty farm hands and your family this holiday season in our handy agriculture holiday gift guide.

Protect Your Machine from Rust Damage
Protect Your Machine from Rust Damage

Learn how rust damage prevention helps preserve your machine’s resale value and performance.
Skid Steers and Track Loaders vs. Tractors
Skid Steers and Track Loaders vs. Tractors

Life on the farm is changing, and compact machines like skid steer loaders and track loaders are taking on the tasks traditionally accomplished by tractors. We talked with an expert about the differences between skid steer loaders and compact track loaders vs. tractors and why it might be time to switch to a skid steer on your farm.

Should you outsource fleet management?
Should you outsource fleet management?

As product prices and government regulations continue to fluctuate, many farm and ranch owners are choosing to outsource their fleet management. Find out how this could impact your operation.

4 ways to improve safety on your farm
4 ways to improve safety on your farm

Today’s skid steer loaders are fast, powerful and, most importantly, versatile. While skid steer loaders are a valuable asset to your farm, it’s important to always follow these safe operating tips.

Five Critical Considerations for Used Machines
Five Critical Considerations for Used Machines

Just like buying a used car or truck, there’s some due diligence involved when making the right purchase decision on a used machine.

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Twice the Coverage on Compact Machines

Caterpillar is now offering a new, 2-year standard machine warranty for Cat® skid steer loaders, compact track loaders, multi terrain loaders and mini excavators in the U.S. and Canada.

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What’s a CVA? Your Customer Value Agreement.

It’s a hassle-free ownership plan to get the most from your Cat equipment. Genuine Cat parts supplied to you with instructions for simple maintenance. Plus, you get the security of an Equipment Protection Plan (EPP) to avoid unexpected costs for unplanned repairs. And it all can roll in with your monthly machine payment.

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