It’s the start of a new year which means we are all reflecting on the past year. This look back can help us set impactful goals and make informed decisions for the coming year. In order for the Farm Equipment editors to stay ahead of the curve on reader concerns and interests, the Digital Media team at Lessiter Media conducts an annual audit of the top items that garnered the most attention and buzz with readers. Our editors use this data to ask the important questions and produce content that will help you succeed every day in your dealership.

What follows is a snapshot of these trending items to give you an idea of the news and content that shaped 2022 in the farm equipment industry. While many of these items were first shared in 2022, some represent content from previous years that continues to grab attention. 

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Most Viewed Videos on the NEW Farm Innovations YouTube Channel

  1. Versatile Expands the Nemesis Tractor Line
  2. Versatile Announces Hydrogen Engine Collaboration with Cummins
  3. Unverferth Brent Avalanche 98-series Grain Cart Features Added Side Reach and Height
  4. John Deere Introduces New Strip-Till Equipment
  5. Polaris Off-Road’s New 2023 RANGER XP 1000
  6. Solectrac e25 Compact Electric Tractor
  7. Cellestial Emobility Pvt. Ltd.
  8. Merlo TF38.10 TurboFarmer
  9. A Close Look at AGCO’s Prototype Autonomous Planter Row Unit
  10. AGuru Machinery Launches New Strip-Till Equipment


Most Read Staff Blogs

  1. How Afraid is John Deere of Fendt’s Growing U.S. Market Share?
  2. Right to Repair Inquiry About John Deere’s Customer Service Advisor
  3. Does Forest River Farms’ Suit Against Deere Have Legs to Stand On?
  4. Does the Dealership of Tomorrow Have No Inventory?
  5. Dealer Consolidation Going Strong


Most Listened to Used Equipment Remarketing Podcasts

  1. 2021 & 2022 Tractor Trends
  2. Talking Planters with Stacy Anthony of Ag Revolution
  3. How Will the Current Used Equipment Market Impact the Fall?
  4. Commodity Markets React to Russian Invasion of Ukraine
  5. Boots on the Ground with Flint Ag


Most Viewed Videos

  1. Vermeer Introduces First Fully Continuous Round Baler
  2. Organizing a Parts Warehouse
  3. The Breakup of International Harvester and “What Really Happened”
  4. DEMO: Mitas Displays PneuTrac Tire Concept
  5. What it Takes to Run an Effective Parts Department


Most Read News Articles

  1. ONGOING COVERAGE: Right-to-Repair Impact on Dealers, Deere, Other OEMs
  2. John Deere Expands Access to Self-Repair Resources
  3. Ongoing Update: CNH-UAW Strike News
  4. CNH Dealers Talk UAW Strike’s Impact on Revenue, Product Quality & Customers’ Purchases
  5. Deere Launches New Strip-Till Unit Available for Order February 2023


Highest Attended Webinars

  1. Combine and Header Market Trends
  2. Parts Department Processes to Help Increase Profits
  3. Merger and Acquisition Strategies & Stories from the Road
  4. Digital Transformation of Service Departmentof Equipment Dealerships: Why and How
  5. Insights to Action: 2022’s Used Equipment Trends &Tools
  6. Repair Done Right: Our Industry Commitment to Support Customer Repair


Most Read Guest Blogs

  1. What’s the Lifespan of a Typical Combine?
  2. Small Tractor OEMs Embrace Tier 4
  3. Field Tests Underway for Electric Planter
  4. Technological Advances in Agriculture — Looking to the Future
  5. Prepare for the Market’s Shift


Most Read Feature Articles

  1. Timeline of Ag Equipment ‘Firsts’
  2. Why Did International Harvester Break Up?
  3. Compare & Contrast — Making the Case for Tires vs. Tracks
  4. Farm Equipment Dealer 100™
  5. Ag Prepares for Electric-Powered Future