The products winning the 2011 AE50 awards represent the best and the brightest developed around the globe for the agricultural, food, and biological systems industries. The innovative inventions and designs highlighted herein were selected from numerous entries in the annual AE50 competition sponsored by ASABE’s Resource magazine. As in every year previous, the judges who chose the winners represent all facets of the agricultural, food, biological, and related systems engineering professions. The expert panel picked the best of products first introduced to the marketplace during 2010. As always, these products are expected to save producers time, costs, and labor while improving user safety.