Tag Archives: Showstopper Award

The R4038 Impresses Two Places At Once

The summer equipment season always seems to generate its share of market buzz. Usually, after ag retailers attend the annual Midwest AG Industries Exposition (MAGIE) or an equipment manufacturer product showcase, they come away talking about how interesting or exciting a certain product was. Also, normally, due to different show focuses and equipment manufacturer emphasis,

Ag Equipment Still Going Strong

Last week, I attended the annual Midwest AG Industries Exposition (MAGIE) event. Highlights included numerous ride-and-drives of the latest self-propelled sprayers, plenty of pork-based food and, of course, the awarding of the annual ShowStopper Award, given to the most “showstopping product” at the show. Still, for me, one of the most gratifying parts of MAGIE

5 Show-stopping Products At 2012 MAGIE

Each year, the Midwest AG Industries Exposition (MAGIE) showcases the best application equipment and products agriculture has to offer. And last week’s MAGIE in Bloomington, IL, was no different. There were plenty of first-class products generating buzz among attendees, but only one earned CropLife IRON magazine’s ShowStopper award. In past years, the ShowStopper Award winner

It’s MAGIE Week

If you are involved in the ag retail marketplace and love Big IRON, this is a special week. Starting on Wednesday, August 22, more than 1,000 visitors will descend upon the Fairgrounds in Bloomington, IL, for the annual Midwest AG Industries Exposition (better known as “MAGIE” to her friends). This will officially start the busy

ShowStopper On The Prowler

At any annual Midwest AG Indus­tries Exposition (MAGIE), there is plenty of flashy and big ag equipment for attendees to touch, drive and experience first-hand. However, at the end of the day, most visitors to the fairgrounds in Bloomington, IL, tend to talk about that one product they saw that absolutely was the most exciting.

It’s Show Time!

This week, the annual Midwest AG Industries Exposition (MAGIE) takes place in Bloomington, IL. For ag retailers and their equipment suppliers, this is the summer show equivalent of Mecca. From the early indications, this year’s gathering should be well attended. While the past two MAGIE shows have been somewhat reserved as economic conditions became uncertain