|Sperry New Holland launches the first self-propelled forage harvester in 1961|
|International Harvester introduces the revolutionary Axial-Flow combine in 1977. This greatly improves harvesting efficiency through its revolutionary rotor design|
|New Holland invents the first self-tying pick-up baler in 1940.|
|A part of New Holland Agriculture history: the first mass produced tractor, the Fordson Model F, is built in 1917.|
|Case produces the first steam-powered tractor in 1869. |
CaseIH "high-efficiency farming" topics other than autonomous tractors.
And a Massey-Ferguson "rebuttle," 3:15 min.
Massey-Ferguson's review of their history: 4:07 min
Another CNH video: 8:00. Starting at 6:10, it presents some history. At 6:12 is "grampa's" baler.
A Facebook posting where the comments discuss which year the other manufactures introduced their axial rotor design, including:
Justin Hiner Jared, Case never built a rotary, International did. Sam, international wasn't behind everyone else as tractor house will show you. New Holland had rotaries on the market in 1975, Gleaner in 1976, International in 1977, White in 1978, John Deere in 1998.
Linda Chamberlain White was in 1979, but marketed in 1980.
10 Significant John Deere Milestones, note that John Lane is the inventor of the self-scouring steel plow.
175 Anniversary CaseIH video of its history
John Deere video with tractor timeline and PR (I wonder if JD saw the CaseIH video and decided they had better get something on Facebook also.)