• China jails 2 reporters accused of faking stories Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 5:09 AM ET

    The Yuelu District Court in the central city of Changsha sentenced Chen Yongzhou to one year and 10 months in jail for what it said were false reports accusing construction equipment manufacturer Zoomlion of announcing phony financial information. Last month, police in Shanghai detained the publisher and general manager of the influential financial...

  • Sept 23- Deere& Co, the world's largest farm equipment maker, said it was exploring strategic options for its low-margin crop insurance business and had hired Citigroup as its adviser.

  • Smart tech on the farm     Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 10:35 AM ET

    CNBC's Sara Eisen speaks to Samuel Allen, Deere & Company chairman & CEO, about the company's R&D spending and new product lines, including the use of new technology to improve yield.

  • Deere CEO: Housing at modest level     Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 10:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Sara Eisen speaks to Samuel Allen, Deere & Company chairman & CEO, about the overall U.S. economy, America's competitive status and the housing recovery.

  • Farmers and analysts say the elimination of government incentives to buy new equipment, a related overhang of used tractors, and a reduced commitment to biofuels, all darken the outlook for the sector beyond 2019- the year the U.S. Department of Agriculture says farm incomes will begin to rise again.

  • Sept 4- Mining equipment maker Joy Global Inc posted lower-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit and the company narrowed its full-year earnings forecast range as coal miners cut spending due to weak coal prices amid an oversupply.

  • Sept 4- Mining equipment maker Joy Global Inc reported a 61 percent fall in quarterly profit as coal miners cut spending due to weak prices caused by oversupply. The company's net income fell to $71.3 million, or 71 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Aug. 1 from $183.2 million, or $1.71 per share, a year earlier.

  • Aug 15- Deere& Co, the world's largest maker of farm equipment, said it would indefinitely lay off more than 600 employees at plants in Illinois, Iowa and Kansas as falling grain prices hurt demand for tractors, harvesters and other agricultural machinery.

  • Deere fighting commodity prices: Analyst     Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 10:33 AM ET

    Discussing the quarterly earnings of Deere & Company and the fundamentals of the farm sector, with Eli Lustgarten, Longbow Research senior analyst.

  • 50% off all machinery!     Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 10:24 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche discusses the government's "bonus depreciation" program that allowed industrial companies to write off up to half the value of new equipment.

  • Cramer: Deere function of grain complex     Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 9:07 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses the fiscal Q3 earnings of Deere & Company and the farm economy.

  • Aug 13- Deere& Co on Wednesday posted a lower quarterly profit and cut its full-year forecast as farmers facing a bumper crop and declining grain prices continued to pull back on purchases of the company's tractors, harvesters and other machinery.

  • Aug 13- Deere& Co posted lower quarterly profit on Wednesday, but still topped estimates, as strong sales of construction and forestry equipment offset declining sales of tractors, harvesters and other farm machinery.

  • Aug 6- Russian President Vladimir Putin's announcement on Wednesday that he plans to slap a one-year import ban on agricultural products from countries that have imposed sanctions on Russia is unwelcome news to U.S.-based makers of farm equipment.

  • De Beers' big green machine sucks up Namibian diamonds Wednesday, 18 Jun 2014 | 11:47 AM ET

    CAPE TOWN, June 18- Huge mud-sifting machinery and other technological advances pioneered by De Beers over the past decade have enabled it to profitably exploit the world's largest marine diamond deposits in deep waters off Namibia. It is controlled remotely by a mining vessel called the "Mafuta", and both are undergoing major refurbishment in Cape Town.

  • June 5- Mining equipment maker Joy Global Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit and said orders for maintenance services rose for the second straight quarter. Joy Global shares rose as much as 5.3 percent in early trading on Thursday.

  • June 5- Mining equipment maker Joy Global Inc reported a 59 percent drop in quarterly profit as miners cut spending on underground mining equipment in the face of weak coal prices. Joy Global, which gets about two-thirds of its revenue from coal miners, said pricing in the metallurgical coal markets in the first three months of 2014 was the weakest since 2009..

  • SYDNEY, May 27- Dozens of protesters caused tens of millions of dollars in damage to vehicles, equipment and buildings at Vale's nickel mining site in New Caledonia, as anger boiled over at a chemical spill into a local river.

  • STOCKHOLM, April 29- Compressor and mining equipment maker Atlas Copco forecast a slight rise in group-wide demand in the coming months as a pick up in the manufacturing and construction sectors more than offset lingering weakness from a slump in mining spending.

  • The case for CAT     Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 10:06 AM ET

    Breaking down Caterpillar's Q1 earnings beat aided by cost cuts in is mining equipment business, with Ann Duignan, JPMorgan machinery & multi-industry analyst.