Press releases

Whether technical innovations or news from the company - here you will find all actual information from AMAZONEN-Werke.
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Amazone further ahead in the DLG Image Barometer

Amazone weiter vorn beim DLG-Imagebarometer

In the 2017 Image Barometer 2017 of the German Agricultural Society (Deutsche Landwirtschafts-Gesellschaft DLG), Amazonen-Werke again performed excellently.

Front mounted fertiliser spreader: the precise distribution of two different fertilisers in one pass

Amazone Frontanbau-Düngerstreuer

Amazone has developed in-house software for front mounting a spreader where the spreading functions are displayed in reverse.

Thank you for visiting Amazone!

Danke für Ihren Besuch bei Amazone  auf der Agritechnica!

Around 450,000 specialised visitors, more than 100,000 of them from abroad, visited the Agritechnica trade show in Hanover from 12th to 18th November, 2017. The influx of visitors on the 1,700 m² Amazone Stand in Hall 9 was bigger than ever before.

Three Agritechnica silver medals for Amazone

Drei Agritechnica-Silbermedaillen für Amazone

In advance of the Agritechnica 2017 exhibition an expert commission, implemented by the DLG, has awarded even three Amazone innovations each one silver medal.

More than 120 specialist journalists are guests of Amazone

Über 120 Fachjournalisten zu Gast bei Amazone

At the beginning of September 2017, more than 120 specialist agricultural journalists from 30 countries around the world took part in an international press conference as guests of Amazone.

Groundbreaking ceremony for the new Amazone factory in Bramsche

Erster Spatenstich für neuen Amazone-Standort in Bramsche

In the Schleptrup industrial area near Bramsche, Amazonen-Werke has started on the build of its new production facility. The official initiation was given on August 31st, 2017 with a symbolic first ground-breaking ceremony.

Working 12 m wide at demonstration tour in North America

Amazone: Mit 12 m Arbeitsbreite auf Vorführtour in Nordamerika

At present, Kathrin Schmidt, from Amazone Product Marketing, is on her way across North America on a demonstration tour with a Xerion 5000 and a 12 m wide Catros+ 12003-2TS compact disc harrow.

Pantera+ - with even more climbing ability

Amazone Pantera+ mit noch mehr Steigfähigkeit

Thanks to the smaller ratio of the planetary gearboxes Pantera+ manages slopes of up to 34 % - roughly 25 % more than the standard machine.

Amazone introduces the new XTender-T trailed hopper

Amazone stellt neuen Anhängebehälter XTender-T vor

The XTender-T has been developed for farms looking to simultaneously apply fertiliser and/or seed in combination with the soil tillage operation via a cultivator or compact disc harrow.

Cataya Super seed drill combination, now also with RoTeC Control coulters

Amazone Säkombination Cataya Super jetzt auch mit RoTeC-Control-Scharen

With the choice between the RoTeC and the TwinTec coulters, Amazone offers the appropriate coulter system for any kind of farming application.

Amazone opens its new KTL paint facility

Amazone eröffnet neue KTL-Lackieranlage

Insgesamt hat die neue Lackieranlage rund 20 Mio. Euro gekostet und ist damit die bislang größte Einzelinvestition in der Unternehmensgeschichte der Amazonen-Werke.

Pantera 4502 according to new emission standard 4

Amazone Pantera 4502 nach neuer Abgasnorm 4

With regard to the topic of post exhaust emissions treatment, AMAZONE relies on the exhaust gas recirculation with a diesel oxidation catalyst and diesel particulate filter.

C-Mix-Clip quick change system for Cenius cultivators

Amazone, Schnellwechselsystem C-Mix-Clip für Cenius Grubber

AMAZONE now offers, in addition to the already well-proven C-Mix shares, the new C-Mix-Clip quick change system for the Cenius mulch cultivator series to enable an even more comfortable share change.   

Growing the world - Amazone at the SIMA 2017 in Paris

Amazone auf der Sima 2017

At the agricultural technology exhibition SIMA 2017 in Paris the Amazone stand was very well attended on all days. The mood of the visitors was more positive than initially expected.

Cataya seed drill combination awarded Machine of the Year

Amazone, Säkombination Cataya als ´Maschine des Jahres´ ausgezeichnet

The title ‘Machine of the Year’ is a specific distinction for innovation awarded by a jury of specialist gricultural machinery journalists from across Europe.

Opening of the new production hall at Eurotechnika AG in Samara

Amazone: Neue Produktionshalle bei der Eurotechnika AG in Samara eröffnet

In the new hall now are produced the Primera DMC, Citan and Condor seed drills and the Catros disc harrow.

HeightSelect for AmaSelect individual nozzle switching

Amazone HeigthSelect

HeigthSelect is an innovation which, in combination with the electric 4-fold AmaSelect individual nozzle switching, results in the automatic matching of the distance between boom and target surface depending on nozzle distance and nozzle type.

Amazone: Slight turnover increase in 2016

Christian Dreyer und Dr. Justus Dreyer, die Geschäftsführer der Amazonen-Werke

In the business year 2016 the Amazone Group has achieved a turnover of 406 mio. Euros. Compared with the previous year the turnover thus has been slightly increased.   

New ZA-V Easy fertiliser spreader from Amazone

Neuer Düngerstreuer ZA-V Easy von Amazone

As an innovation for the ZA-V fertiliser spreader product line, AMAZONE now offers the EasySet operating system. This new, in-cab terminal allows the specific, simple and comfortable actuation of the fertiliser spreader.

Amazone opens a new test centre in Hasbergen-Gaste

Amazone eröffnet neues Testzentrum in Hasbergen-Gaste

At the Hasbergen-Gaste factory, Amazonen-Werke has invested about 2 million Euros in buildings and equipment in a new test centre. With this new building, the capacity for research and development at the Hasbergen-Gaste site has been significantly expanded.

DLG Image Barometer 2016: Again top rating for Amazone

DLG-Imagebarometer 2016: Wieder Bestnoten für Amazone

With 50 the Amazonen-Werke again came out superbly well and gained the 4th place against all agricultural machinery manufacturers represented in Germany.     

Amazone introduces the new Cayros mounted reversible ploughs

Amazone stellt neue Cayros Anbaudrehpflüge vor

With the takeover of the plough factory from Vogel & Noot, Amazone has further expanded its range of ploughs. The new Cayros mounted reversible ploughs, in their green-orange colour, are now being shown for the first time at various international exhibitions.    

DynamicSpread dynamic part-width Section Control for Amazone fertiliser spreaders

Dynamische Teilbreitenschaltung DynamicSpread für Amazone-Düngerstreuer

For users who wish to spread their fertiliser even more precisely in wedge-shaped fields, in short work or around obstacles than with 16 part width sections, AMAZONE has the DynamicSpread dynamic part-width Section Control.   

Christian Dreyer elected as new Chairman of the VDMA Agricultural Machinery Association

Amazone: Christian Dreyer einstimmig zum neuen Vorsitzenden des VDMA Landtechnik gewählt

The manufacturers of agricultural machinery and tractors organized in the VDMA unanimously elected the 52-year old CEO of Amazonen-Werke H. Dreyer GmbH & Co. KG as the successor of Dr. Hermann Garbers.

Amazone purchases Vogel & Noot plough production

Amazone kauft Pflugproduktion von Vogel & Noot

The Amazone Group has purchased the plough production facility of the company Vogel & Noot based in Mosonmagyaróvár, Hungary.   

Hydraulically-actuated offset slide for Catros compact disc harrows

Amazone: Hydraulische Verschiebeeinheit für Kompaktscheibenegge Catros

To further simplify the setting of the disc offset on the Catros/Catros+ 3001 and 3501 non-folding compact disc harrows, Amazone now also offers the option of a hydraulic actuation for this slide system

New: Disc roller added to roller options on passive soil tillage equipment

Amazone Disc-Walze als Nachläufer für die passive Bodenbearbeitung

The new roller has been designed in particular for operation on heavy, moist soils. The basic design of this roller consists of enclosed welded steel dishes with serrated outer rims mounted in pairs.   

Cirrus 6003-2 now with the option of TwinTeC+double disc coulters

Amazone Säkombination Cirrus 6003-2 jetzt auch mit TwinTeC+-Doppelscheibenscharen

Cirrus 6003-2 is the first seed drill from Amazone, which can be equipped on choice with either the renowned RoTeC single disc coulter or with the new TwinTeC+double disc coulter system.


Amatechnica 2016: 6,000 professional visitors have been guests of Amazone

Amazone Feldtag Amatechnica 2016

It has now become the tradition for Amazonen-Werke to hold their "Amatechnica" field day roughly six months after Agritechnica.

increased flexibility with the XTender rear tank

Amazone Heckbehälter XTender: Mehr Flexibilität für Bodenbearbeitung, Düngung und Saat

With the new XTender, AMAZONE introduces a flexible tank system for use with its passive soil tillage range. The rear tank offers the possibility to simultaneously apply fertiliser and/or seed in combination with the soil tillage implement.

New at Amazone: 4 m Cirrus folding trailed cultivator drills

Neu bei Amazone: Geklappte 4 m-Säkombination Cirrus

With the new models Cirrus 4003-2 and Cirrus 4003-2C, Amazone has supplemented its series of Cirrus trailed cultivator drills with addition of two further models. Both machines are ISOBUS compatible and are fully AEF certified   

Amatechnica: big field day at Amazone

Großer Feldtag Amatechnica bei Amazone

Amazonen-Werke invites you to Amatechnica 2016 on Thursday, June 2nd, 2016. This international field day will again take place in the area surrounding the Amazone factory in Hasbergen-Gaste.

2015: Amazone - strong despite the weak market situation

Amazone - Luftbild Hude-Altmoorhausen

In the 2015 financial year the Amazone Group achieved a turnover of 402 million € (excluding trading turnover), meaning that Amazone has performed well despite of the declining markets   

UF mounted sprayer: now also in a 30 m boom width

QAmazone:UF-Anbauspritze jetzt auch mit 30 m Arbeitsbreite

As a further expansion to the UF mounted sprayer range, Amazone now also offers the Super-S2 boom in a 30 m boom width.

AmaSelect: 50 cm part-width sections help reduce chemical usage in crop protection

Amazone, AmaSelect: Pflanzenschutzmittel sparen mit 50 cm-Teilbreiten

On offer now from Amazone is the electric AmaSelect individual nozzle control with 50 cm part-width sections and which is available for the UX trailed sprayer and the Pantera self-propelled sprayer.   

DistanceControl plus: Automatic boom guidance with 4 sensors

Amazone DistanceControl plus: Automatische Gestängeführung mit 4 Sensoren

DistanceControl plus is equipped with  two sensors on each half of the boom, resulting in an improved and reliable boom guidance   under more difficult conditions.


Amazone Group donates 35,000 Euros towards the World Hunger Aid ('Welthungerhilfe') Project.

Amazone-Gruppe spendet 35.000 Euro für Welthungerhilfe-Projekt.

This donation means that further measures towards the realisation of the project "Sustainable integrated agriculture" in the Indian federal states Jharkhand and West Bengal can be implemented.