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AEM Advisor, updated twice weekly, offers a snapshot look at association actions taken on behalf of members and the industry in key operating areas, including public policy, market trends/statistics, technical and safety issues, trade shows and education offerings.

Recent Articles

Strength in Numbers: I Make America Flexes Grassroots Muscle
The numbers tell the story: 17 member events. 15,000-plus new supporters. And more than 141,000 letters sent to Congress and President Obama. I Make America definitely flexed its grassroots muscle in 2015.
November 23, 2015 – Advocacy & Legislation

ROPS Rebate Program Helps Promote Safe Tractor Operation
While tractor roll-overs can be tragic, ROPS (or Roll-Over Protective Structures) are 99 percent effective in preventing injury or death when used with a seat belt. But many older tractors still in use are not ROPS-equipped.
November 23, 2015 – Safety, Regulatory & Technical

Going Mobile: ISOBUS Database Now Available as an App
A new smartphone app lets farmers and equipment dealers quickly check to see whether a tractor and implement are electronically compatible.
November 23, 2015 – Safety, Regulatory & Technical

CONEXPO Latin America Finishes Strong: Planning Started for 2016
The first-ever CONEXPO Latin America finished strong, with more than 32,000 registrants from 90 countries attending the inaugural event. Watch the wrap-up video and find out why.
November 19, 2015 – Trade Shows

Under 40-Horsepower Tractor Sales Jump in October
Sales of under 40-horsepower tractors jumped 23 percent in October compared to one year ago, providing some cheer for agricultural equipment manufacturers.
November 19, 2015 – Market Information

Best-in-Class Trade Show Marketing:
2 Companies Doing it Right

Trade shows offer an opportunity like no other: face-to-face interactions with customers and key business partners. But with hundreds to thousands of other exhibitors onsite, how do you stand out from the pack and meet your business objectives?
November 19, 2015 – Trade Shows

Six Goals Will Direct AEM Actions in 2016
Where is AEM headed in 2016? Six clearly defined goals will direct Association actions in the coming year.
November 16, 2015 – AEM News

AG Sector Board Offers Guidance on Statistics, Ethanol
The AG Sector Board provided guidance on a new regional statistics program and industry support for corn ethanol quotas when they met November 3 in Miami.
November 16, 2015 – AEM News

CE Sector Board Okays Telematics Test Database Plan
A proposal to build, host and maintain a telematics test database was approved by the CE Sector Board when it met November 3 in Miami.
November 16, 2015 – AEM News

Anne Luke Leaving Position with AEM
Anne Luke, AEM vice president, political & public affairs, is leaving to become president & CEO of the Rubber Manufacturers Association in Washington, D.C.
November 16, 2015 – AEM News

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