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14-06-2022

New Carrier XT 425-625

Väderstad, one of the world’s leading companies in tillage, seeding, and planting, introduces the new disc cultivator Carrier XT 425-625. With an easy machine setting as well as rotating disc axles, Carrier XT is built to optimize the tillage result depending on the working depth.

01-06-2022

Väderstad introduces the new BioDrill 500

Väderstad, one of the world’s leading companies in tillage, drilling and planting, now brings a new micro granulate option for the Tempo L 12-24 to the market. The new BioDrill 500 has pneumatic distribution for precision application of starter fertiliser, slug pellets or pesticide.

26-04-2022

Väderstad celebrates 60 years of new solutions

Väderstad, one of the world’s leading companies in tillage, seeding, and planting celebrate its 60th birthday on April 26th, 2022. For 60 years Väderstad has been a driving force in agricultural development, helping farmers worldwide simplify their work and improve their results.

11-03-2022

Proceed awarded as Farm Machine 2022

Väderstad, one of the world’s leading companies in tillage, seeding and planting, introduced our latest product innovation Väderstad Proceed in December 2021. Today it was announced that the Proceed wins the award of Farm Machine 2022 in the seeders and planters category, previously known as “Machine of the year”.

09-02-2022

The Stark family awarded as Entrepreneurs of the Year in Sweden

Väderstad, one of the world’s leading companies in tillage, seeding and planting and the second generation of the owner family Stark has been awarded Entrepreneurs of the year by Dagens Industri, the biggest business magazine in Scandinavia. The prize is awarded annually to prominent people who run and develop successful companies in a true entrepreneurial spirit.

04-02-2022

Väderstad welcomes a new CEO and a new chairman

Väderstad, one of the world’s leading companies in tillage, seeding and planting,
welcomes both a new CEO and a new chairman of the board in February. Henrik
Gilstring, grandchild to Väderstad’s founder Rune Stark, takes over as new CEO after Mats Båverud. At the same time, Mikael Jonson steps into the role as new chairman of the board.

03-02-2022

Väderstad expanding U.S. footprint with new facility

Väderstad, one of the world's leading companies in tillage, seeding and planting, announces expansion of its U.S. footprint with a new state of the art multi-functional facility at its U.S. headquarters in Wahpeton, ND. 

12-01-2022

Väderstad passes 400 MEUR in turnover

Väderstad, one of the world’s leading companies in tillage, seeding and planting, reached a record turnover of 420 MEUR during the financial year of 2021. It was another record year in sales for Väderstad.

16-12-2021

Crister Stark awarded Royal Medal for his innovative work in agriculture

Crister Stark, part of Väderstad’s owner family and Innovation Manager at the company, is awarded the gold medal by The Royal Forest and Agricultural academy in Sweden, KSLA. His father, Väderstads’ founder Rune Stark, was also awarded a prize from KSLA back in 1993.

16-12-2021

Väderstad Proceed opens the future of seeding

Väderstad, one of the world’s leading companies in tillage, seeding and planting, introduces the new product innovation Väderstad Proceed. Proceed is a new seeding machinery category, where one single machine increases the yield potential of a full range of crops – such as wheat, barley, oilseed rape, sugar beet, peas, maize, sunflower, and many more.