Posted by Barry Clifford

Apr 29, 2016 12:21:37 PM

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Big Radials Spur Big Jump in Sales for Manure Tanks

Sales of the Nuhn Industries huge 15000 Quad Train manure spreader jumped once the company began outfitting it with more durable radial tires—35.5R32 Alliance 393 flotation radials. The boost to Nuhn tanker sales coinciding with the introduction of the new, large, high-performance tires suggests that tires can play a key role in farm machinery innovation.

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Topics: Manure Tires, Flotation Tires, Manure Hauling, Farm Tires, Blog, Press Release, agricultural industry, agricultural tires, Agriculture, Farm Technology, Alliance, Farming

Posted by Terry Goodwin

Apr 27, 2016 1:45:39 PM

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No Clear-Cut Solution to Clear Cutting Controversy

The practice of clearcutting in forest maintenance is a frequent subject of controversy among professional foresters, loggers and the general public. People don’t like clear cuts, most markedly because of the appearance of forests after the process has been completed. Foresters remain committed to advocating for the benefits of clear cutting to the long term health of forests. So the challenge becomes how can we balance the long-term health of forests with maintaining their full, natural appearance.

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Topics: Alliance Tires, Primex Tires, Flotation Tires, Soil Compaction, Blog, Forestry industry, logstomper, Tractor tires

Posted by Barry Clifford

Mar 25, 2016 12:02:08 PM

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Springing Into Wet Fields with Alliance Tires

Spring can be a trying time for farmers as they balance the urgency to get into the field with the need to wait until the field is actually ready to handle equipment. While the urge to get to the chores of tilling, spreading, spraying, and planting are strong, patience this time of year is preached, as farmers are liable to do more harm than good by getting into the field too soon. However, patience can be difficult in practice as the clock ticks away and farmers have to get their fields prepared and producing. To make matters worse, delays in the spring can negatively impact yields come harvest time.

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Topics: Alliance Tires, Flotation Tires, Soil Compaction, Farm Tires, Blog, agricultural industry, Agriculture, IF/VF Tires, Alliance 550, Alliance, Alliance 354

Posted by Trent Wallin

Mar 11, 2016 10:33:34 AM

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National AG Day 2016

On March 15, the Agriculture Council of America will celebrate its 43rd National AG Day— an event recognizing agriculture's vital role in the daily lives of all Americans. Now in its fifth decade, National AG Day helps raise awareness about where and how food is produced in the U.S. and the crucial role agriculture plays in the our economy by providing us with an abundance of safe and affordable products. It also helps foster our AG economy by promoting career opportunities in farming.

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Topics: Alliance Tires, Flotation Tires, Soil Compaction, Farm Tires, Blog, agricultural industry, Agriculture, IF/VF Tires, Alliance

Posted by Barry Clifford

Mar 9, 2016 12:12:48 PM

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Building with Wood–From Forest to Construction Site

With faster construction times and a softer environmental impact, wood could be the building material of the past...and of the future. With one foot (or tire, as it were) in the construction business with our industry-leading Galaxy brand and the other firmly planted in forestry with our reputable Primex tires, ATG is excited to see the next step of wood construction. Driven by advances in strong, flexible, more fireproof engineered wood products and encouraged by new thinking about building codes, wood has been gaining new life as a building material over the last five years. Today, 17 wood buildings are being built worldwide between 7 and 15 stories tall—and a record-setting 35-story wood building is in the planning stages in Paris.

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Topics: Galaxy Tires, Primex Tires, Flotation Tires, Beefy Baby, Soil Compaction, Skid Steer Tires, Blog, Construction Industry, Construction, Forestry industry, logstomper