Press Releases

2011

2011 press release archive for Beck's Hybrids.

2011

12/29/2011

Atlanta, IN. December 29, 2011 - Beck's Hybrids is pleased to announce the Hayden family from Lake County, Ind., as the 2012 Indiana Farm Family of the Year. The Hayden's were honored during a presentation at the Indiana Farm Bureau State Convention. For 15 years, the award has been presented annually by two family-owned agricultural businesses, Beck's Hybrids and Indiana AgriNews.

9/27/2011

Atlanta, Indiana - On Sept. 26, the first reverse trike in Orange County Choppers (OCC) history premiered on the popular hit TV show, American Chopper. Beck's Hybrids commissioned OCC to build a commemorative chopper that resembles a corn picker and honors the American farmer. The first of two episodes featured the complicated fabrication of the reverse trike. Watch the final build of the most unique chopper in the agriculture industry on Oct. 3 at 9:00 p.m. EST. Episode one of the Beck's Hybrids build will air again on Oct. 3 at 8:00 p.m. EST.

7/29/2011

Atlanta, Indiana - On July 28, in front of nearly 1,000 customers, dealers and employees, Beck's Hybrids unveiled two 75th Anniversary custom built Orange County Choppers (OCC) motorcycles. Farmers and bike enthusiasts across the Midwest will have the chance to win a custom OCC chopper in the We Care for Orphans Adoption Fund Sweepstakes.

3/30/2011

Atlanta, Indiana - Beck's Hybrids and MyRainReport.com, powered by RainWave®, are pleased to announce a partnership enabling Beck's Hybrids to be the exclusive provider of MyRainReport.com; providing services in Indiana, Illinois, Iowa and parts of Michigan, Wisconsin, Ohio, and Kentucky. Beck's will offer the service as MyRainScout.com. This proven technology provides farmers a better way to accurately measure and receive rainfall information. Simply put, MyRainScout.com, offered through Beck's Hybrids, enables farmers to capture daily rainfall amounts from any location they choose. The rainfall data from each of their selected locations is sent to the farmer's email address each morning, enabling them to make better farm management decisions.

2/1/2011

Atlanta, Indiana - Beck’s Hybrids is pleased to announce the 2010 Beck 300 Challenge top five participants. The Beck 300 Challenge gives growers the opportunity to challenge themselves to break 300 bushels on their farm and achieve it year after year.

1/10/2011

Atlanta, Indiana - Beck's Hybrids will host 52 grower meetings across Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Kentucky and Michigan throughout January and February. The meetings will summarize key topics and findings from Beck's 2010 Practical Farm Research (PFR®), as well as discuss long-term management procedures.