Winners of Innovation Award AGRITECHNICA 2017

AGRITECHNICA, the world’s leading tradeshow for agricultural machinery has always been recognized as an international platform to promote market innovations. These innovations are acknowledged through the AGRITECHNICA Innovation Award every two years.

DLG (German Agricultural Society) selected an independent expert committee to decide the two gold and 29 silver medal winners of the Innovation Award from the 320 approved applications.

The award ceremony for the silver medal winners will take place on November 12th, while that of gold medal winners will be held during the Max Eyth Evening on November 13th. For more information, check out

gold medal
CEMOS AUTO THRESHING – the autonomous threshing system for CLAAS straw-walker and hybrid combine harvesters
Claas-Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH Deutschland

Kemper Maschinenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG
Developed jointly with:
John Deere GmbH & Co. KG

silver medal
The first pro-active and automatic combine setting system
New Holland Agriculture (Italy)

MultiCoater CM 300
PETKUS Technologie GmbH

SmaArt Camera System for automated blossom thinning with Darwin
Fruit-Tec Adolf Betz

Smart Crop Damage Identification – intelligent identification system for crop damage caused by game
Agrocom Polska

GPS-based and automated body-lift-out feature optimizes ploughing results
KUHN Maschinen-Vertrieb GmbH

Landmaschinen Wienhoff GmbH

Maschinenfabrik Bernard Krone GmbH & Co. KG

Flexwave Grain Silo Unloading System
GSI Hungary Kft

SwingStop pro
Amazonen-Werke H. Dreyer GmbH & Co. KG
Developed jointly with:
Rometron B.V., The Netherlands

ESV Electric Shut-off Valve
Lechler GmbH

e100 Vario
AGCO GmbH – Fendt

AGCO GmbH – Fendt

AXION 900 TERRA TRAC semi-tracked and fully suspended tractor
Claas-Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH Deutschland

CEMOS for tractors – operator assist system optimizing tractor/implement set-up
Claas-Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH Deutschland

EZ Ballast Wheels
John Deere GmbH & Co. KG
AXION 900 TERRA TRAC semi-tracked and fully suspended tractor
Claas-Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH Deutschland

Fliegl Büffel overloading station for haulm crops
Fliegl Agrartechnik GmbH

Camera supported seedbed preparation
Pöttinger Landtechnik GmbH
Jointly developed with:
New Holland Agriculture, Italy – Hall 3, Stand D10
Josephinum Research, Austria

MARS – Mobile Agricultural Robot Swarms
AGCO GmbH – Fendt

Tractor integrated implement steering with Infield auto system for high-capacity hoes – AutoTrac Implement Guidance
John Deere GmbH & Co. KG
Developed jointly with:

Stereoscopic row-crop CULTI CAM camera on mechanical hoes
Claas-Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH Deutschland
Developed jointly with:
Einböck GmbH & Co. KG, Austria – Hall 11, Stand B05
Thomas Hatzenbichler Agrotechnik GmbH, Austria – Hall 11, Stand D42
Bednar FMT, Czech Republic – Hall 12, Stand B05
Carre SAS, France

Telematics Large Vehicle Alert System warns car drivers of agricultural machines in road traffic
Claas-Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH Deutschland

SmartService 4.0

Farmdok – automation of agricultural recordings with smartphones
Farmdok GmbH

DKE-Data GmbH & Co. KG
Jointly developed with:
AGCO International GmbH,
Amazonen-Werke H. Dreyer GmbH & Co. KG,
Grimme Holding GmbH,
HORSCH Maschinen GmbH,
Maschinenfabrik Krone Beteiligungs-GmbH,
PÖTTINGER Landtechnik GmbH,
Rauch Landmaschinenfabrik GmbH,
Same Deutz–Fahr Deutschland GmbH

Beacon+GPS+Sigfox – Fliegl COUNTER SX / Pöttinger PÖTPRO Guide
Fliegl Agrartechnik GmbH
Jointly developed with:
Pöttinger Landtechnik GmbH

Pöttinger Landtechnik GmbH

Ventor 4150 – self-propelled four-row potato harvester with world-leading lifting system that doubles capacity
Grimme Landmaschinenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG

IDEAL combine
AGCO International GmbH
Developed jointly with:
AGCO GmbH – Fendt
AGCO Deutschland GmbH – Massey Ferguson

Holmer Maschinenbau GmbH
Developed jointly with:
Reichhardt GmbH Control Technology

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