Standards Updates

ASABE Standards Updates since March 26, 2020

Below is a current listing of the standards completed or withdrawn since the publication of the current ASABE Standards CD-Rom/Flash Drive 2020. The updated CD/Flash Drive publication is available in late spring of each year.

Information on other standard projects can be found here.

For information on ISO activities, contact the assigned ASABE Administrator found here.

Interested parties for these or any proposed projects are encouraged complete this form and contact one of the ASABE Standards Administrators listed here.

Projects approved

X268.7, Terrace Systems
X660, Procedure for Evaluating the Distribution Uniformity for Large Granular Broadcast Applicators (Press Release PDF)
X615.2, Cotton Module Cover Material Performance. (Press Release PDF)
X248.4, Construction and Rating of Equipment for Drying Farm Crops
X24347:2019, Agricultural vehicles — Mechanical connections between towed and towing vehicles — Dimensions of ball-type coupling device (80 mm)
X648-4.1, Agricultural Field Equipment Braking — Part 4: Requirements for Towed Vehicles (Press Release PDF)
X648-5.1, Agricultural Field Equipment Braking — Part 5: Requirements for the Interface between Towing Vehicle and Towed Vehicles (Press Release PDF)
X658, Test methods of Metered Seed Systems for Precision Single Seed Drill Performance  (Press Release PDF)
X657, Measurement and Rating of Hermetic Storage Bags - Specifications of Gas Barrier Liners (Press Release PDF)
X270.6, Design of Ventilation Systems for Poultry and Livestock Shelters
X410.3, Moisture Measurement - Peanuts


New standards approved since the last publication

ASAE S207.14 DEC2020 Operating Requirements for Tractors and Power Take-Off Driven Implements
ANSI/ASAE S331.7 DEC2020 Implement Power Take-Off Drive Shaft Specifications
ANSI/ASABE S627 DEC2020 Weather-based Landscape Irrigation Control Systems (Press Release PDF)
ANSI/ASABE D606 OCT2020 Properties and Relationships for Distillers Dried Grains with Solubles (DDGS), (Press Release PDF)
Testing Protocol for Landscape Irrigation Soil Moisture-Based Control Technologies (Press Release PDF)


Revisions since the last publication

ANSI/ASABE EP585.1 MAR2021 Animal Mortality Composting (Press Release PDF)
ANSI/ASABE AD4254-6:2020 MAR2021 Agricultural machinery - Safety - Sprayers and liquid fertilizer distributors (Press Release PDF)
ANSI/ASABE S604.3 OCT2020 Safety for Power Take-off (PTO), PTO Drive Shafts, and Power Input Connection (PIC) for Agricultural Field Equipment
ANSI/ASAE S436.2 JUN2020 Field Test Procedure for Determining Irrigation Water Distribution Uniformity of Center Pivot and Lateral Move Systems (Press Release PDF)
ANSI/ASAE S583.2 MAY2020 Safety for Agricultural Front-End Loaders (Press Release PDF)
ASAE S575.3 MAY2020 Farm and Agricultural Injury Classification (FAIC) Code (Press Release PDF)
ASAE S412.2 APR2020 Ladders, Cages, Walkways and Stairs (Press Release PDF)


Withdrawals since the last publication

ANSI/ASAE S377, Application of Remote Linear Control Devices to Lawn and Garden Ride-On Tractor Attachments and Implements