CLAAS of America, Inc. is located in the heart of the corn and wheat belts of the Midwest. CLAAS is a family business founded in 1913 and is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of agricultural engineering equipment. The company, with corporate headquarters in Harsewinkel, Westphalia, is the European market leader in combine harvesters. CLAAS is the world leader in another large product group, self-propelled forage harvesters. CLAAS is also a top performer in world-wide agricultural engineering with tractors, agricultural balers, and green harvesting machinery. The CLAAS product portfolio also includes state-of-the-art farming information technology.
CLAAS also offers a wide variety of technologically such as an innovative hay tool, baler and self-propelled forage harvester products that provide farmers optimum performance in the field. These products are designed by a dedicated engineering staff at three different worldwide CLAAS factories that are solely focused on the production and design of harvesting equipment. The design, performance, and reliability of this equipment have made CLAAS a market leader internationally.
What makes CLAAS stand out from most material handling manufactures is their fixed chamber baler. The durable steel rollers in the ROLLANT bale chamber are designed to withstand harsh conditions such as silage baling. CLAAS fixed chambers also tend to have a longer life span than belt balers of similar size. CLAAS also offers a UNIWRAP baler, which allows a producer to make a bale and wrap simultaneously.
CLAAS also offers the VOLTO series CLAAS tedders, DISCO series CLAAS mower conditioners, and LINER series CLAAS rotary rakes. The CLAAS rotary rakes are exceptional for drying hay down at high speeds, and not beating the leaves off of the plant while doing it. Reliability, perseverance, and innovation are the qualities that make CLAAS a world leader in the agricultural industry.