AGCO announces a recent collaboration with Ag Leader® to offer an Ag Leader ready option on North American AGCO combines.

Ag Leader, a recognized forerunner in the harvesting space, designs, manufactures and markets industry leading precision farming technology to help growers make smart, profitable business decisions.

Farmers now have the option to order their model year 2015 Gleaner S8 Series, Massey Ferguson 9505 Series and Challenger 500E series combines with all Ag Leader components factory installed. They need only to add an Integra or Versa display purchased from an Ag Leader dealer or they can utilize their Ag Leader display from another planter or sprayer on their farm. For customers who wish to have the additional functionality of an Ag Leader display and yield monitoring system the pre wired combines will greatly simplify the installation process.

As part of AGCO’s Fuse® Technologies platform, AGCO continues to expand on its open approach to precision farming and precision machine management with a broader approach by partnering with external providers to deliver technology features and solutions that meet customers’ needs.

AG Leader Ready Option allows for a yield monitoring technology upgrade, featuring a live yield map as well hybrid mapping capability.

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About AGCO

AGCO (NYSE: AGCO) is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural solutions and supports more productive farming through its full line of equipment and related services. AGCO products are sold through five core brands, Challenger®, Fendt®, GSI®, Massey Ferguson® and Valtra®, supported by Fuse® precision technologies and farm optimization services, and are distributed globally through a combination of over 3,000 independent dealers and distributors in more than 150 countries. Founded in 1990, AGCO is headquartered in Duluth, GA, USA. In 2016, AGCO had net sales of $7.4 billion. For more information, visit For company news, information and events, please follow us on Twitter: @AGCOCorp. For financial news on Twitter, please follow the hashtag #AGCOIR.