Joining the world famous music and colour of the weekend-long Notting Hill carnival this year was the blue of a New Holland tractor. The appearance in London was part of an on-going tour by a cider-making group of young brothers who have been loaned the British-built T7.200 by New Holland to travel around England promoting […]
Archives for August 2014
Micron Group, manufacturers of precision spraying equipment, have announced their inaugural attendance at APF, UK’s leading forestry and arboricultural event which takes place on 18th – 20th September 2014 at Ragley Estate, Warwickshire. Micron plan to showcase a whole host of sprayers and applicators on their stand D6A including the Varidome band sprayer for weed […]
Case IH has taken harvesting technology to the next level with the introduction of its new 240 Series and 140 Series Axial-Flow® combine ranges for 2015. The 240-Series, comprising the Axial-Flow 7240, 8240 and 9240, are substantially more powerful, while 140-Series models – the 5140, 6140 and 7140 – also feature increased throughput and productivity. […]
Agricultural machinery specialist Kubota UK is teaming up with dealer partner John Day Engineering to showcase its latest kit at Tillage Live on Wednesday 10 September. John Day Engineering will also be showcasing Kubota’s market-leading range of MGX Series tractors. The M135GX and M110GX models offer unrivalled power and reliability, outstanding fuel economy and low […]
For the 2014 harvest, Grimme UK have launched the new, two row trailed GTM Windrower. Taking many innovative features and the chassis from the acclaimed GT Harvester range, this new 1700mm wide dedicated windrower offers customers a cost effective and gentle windrow solution without compromising on build quality.
One of most important events in the potato industry, Potato Europe, will be held for the 3rd time in Bockerode, Germany on 3 and 4 September. More than 10.000 visitors are expected during these 2 days. Dewulf will demonstrate with its complete range with the Kwatro, RJA2060 and the new new RA3060 (pictured below)
Drilling efficiency and flexibility in tillage equipment specification are the main themes of Great Plains presence at this year’s Tillage Live event to be held on 10th September at Down Ampney Airfield, Gloucestershire. The company’s 6-metre Centurion cultivator drill will be put through its paces and the firm will also be demonstrating the highly successful […]
Pöttinger has focussed on high forage quality, perfect ground tracking and cost-effective use of base forage. The new single-rotor rakes meet the challenge. The latest technical developments on the larger models of rake have now been integrated into the single-rotor rakes TOP 342, TOP 382, TOP 422 and TOP 462 with working widths of 3.40 […]
The new Cenius TX cultivator was shown in 7 metre working width at the recent Cereals event and, at Tillage-Live 2014, the extended range of smaller widths will be launched. Now available in 4.0m, 5.0m, 6.0m as well as the 7.0m, the 4-stagger lay-out of the new C-Mix tines, with a tine spacing of 28 […]
Massey Ferguson has celebrated the launch of an ambitious mission to drive a tractor to the Geographical South Pole, the fulfilment of a dream for a Dutch theatre maker that also aims to inspire others to dare to dream.
Following Rea Valley Tractors recent investment in their RTK network, the John Deere dealership is pleased to announce a new range of Precision Farming services. Available from all four depots across the Midlands and Mid Wales, RVT’s aim is to further enable its customers to take the next step in gaining efficiencies and cost savings […]
SAME DEUTZ-FAHR will be taking part in the 25th edition of Innov-Agri, Europe’s largest working trade fair, which will be held at Outarville (France) from 2 to 4 September 2014. The exhibition is an opportunity to see agricultural machinery in real working conditions at first hand. This is an event where farmers, livestock breeders and […]
The latest expansion in the Rapide family is the Rapide 10-series. A smaller model then the Rapide 100- and 1000-series, but with the same benefits. This new model is now in full production.
Over recent years, British sprayer manufacturers have focused on more sophisticated machines, with the result that the door has been left open to cheap imports to flood the market. Team Sprayers of Ely feel it is time to fight back with a UK designed and manufactured alternative.
A new range of Landini tractor loaders has been introduced as the result of a pan-European agreement between Argo Tractors, the manufacturer of McCormick products, and loader specialist Manip’.
Väderstad is launching Tempo T with the option of a larger fertiliser hopper. The new hopper has a capacity of 1200 litres, which is equivalent to around 12 hectares of sowing depending on dose.
Tillage will see the first public demo for Cousins’ Surface cultivator, their innovatory reduced depth system that has proven effective against black grass infestation.
As farming practices change operators invariably spend more time in the cab. Consequently his environment is increasingly important, no where more so than in a large sprayer where the motion of wide booms and heavy liquids are transferred to the detriment of driver comfort. Berthoud adopted a simple 2 part strategy when designing the cab […]