CLAAS will soon be launching the largest tractor-mounted mower combination with conditioner that is available on the market. The new DISCO 1100 C / RC BUSINESS disc mower has a maximum cutting width of 10.70 m. For the 2016 season, CLAAS will also be introducing nine new mowers for front and rear attachment with cutting […]
Archives for June 2015
Work being done by McHale Plant Sales to increase Zetor sales in Ireland has been acknowledged by the Czech tractor maker. At a recent distributor conference, the Birdhill-based company received an award that recognised its success in being ‘Best In Europe’ in the field of dealer development and for being the most successful distributor in […]
Market Weighton based Manterra Ltd have further consolidated their partnership with Polish manufacturing giant, Unia, by launching its Apollo Manure Spreader in the UK. Manterra are the sole UK importer for Unia Group, and the Apollo is the latest addition to Manterra’s range.
Since the Kverneland Group took over the Veenhuis forage/loader wagon range, its loader wagon range has continued to evolve, bringing impressive features to the market, many of which can be found on two new flagship models being introduced. The 70-cubic metre 11070C/CD and 80-cubic metre 11080C/CD models are dual purpose, high performance loader wagons that […]
Congratulations to Chandlers Farm Equipment who picked up the trophy at the Lincolnshire Show for best staff presentation and most hospitable stand. Has your company won any prizes on the show circuit this year? Don’t keep it a secret, tell us and let the trade know! firstname.lastname@example.org
A certificate has been awarded to Lead Driver, Manon (aka ‘Tractor Girl’), confirming Antarctica2 as the first expedition to the South Pole in a wheel tractor. The certificate officially details that she “left Novo Runway in Antarctica on 22 November 2014 driving a Massey Ferguson 5610 farm tractor to complete a 4,638 km round trip […]
Teagle hosted their 2015 European Distributor Conference on 22nd/23rd June near Dusseldorf in Germany, with distributors representing 14 key countries in attendance. Topics and discussions covered over the 2 days included the latest in strategies for providing dairy cows with low energy density rations. There was also on farm demonstrations of their latest innovations, included the […]
Zetor has expanded its line of modern tractors by a new model called the CRYSTAL. The Zetor CRYSTAL is the first tractor of the brand’s portfolio that has a six-cylinder engine with an output of 144 and 163 horsepower. By introducing the new tractor, the number of model lines of the ZETOR brand has expanded […]
McCormick area sales manager Tim Lawrence and colleagues arranged a surprise for Robert Crawford senior and junior at the Lincolnshire Show – special decals on the McCormick X7 Pro Drive and X6 tractors displayed celebrating the 10-year association between dealership RH Crawford & Son at Frithville near Boston and the famous McCormick marque.
Spaldings Ltd attended Cereals for the 15th year running and claims that it was their best show yet in terms of number of visitors to the stand and sales across the two days of the Show. Roger Chase, Sales Director at Spaldings, said “Despite the industry facing difficult times, we were extremely pleased to see […]
General Leasing S.A., AGCO’s distributor for Massey Ferguson tractors and combines in Romania, has opened a new branch in Podu Iloaiei, Iași County, following an investment of over 750.000 EUR This investment is part of General Leasing’s extensive development plan that targets reaching an optimal level in regard to the capacity to cover the whole […]
A second Vinyl wrapped ‘Blue Livery’ Massey Ferguson all ready to join its “Blue Brother” Photo courtesy of Peacock & Binnington Read our piece from last year about his ‘Big Blue Brother’ here
Lely have today announced they will not further invest in a manure refining system known as Agrimodem. In 2011 Lely made public they intended to bring this product to market through a joint venture with GET, Green Energy Technologies, but they have now decided to focus on other manure refinement opportunities. Lely initially focused on developing […]
A new range of JCB Agri Power Grab attachments for muck handling and similar jobs has been designed to increase the productivity of JCB Loadall telescopic handlers, TeleMaster telescopic wheeled loaders, and Farm Master industrial-class loading shovels. The re-design process has resulted in lighter but tougher implements, using Hardox 500 steel to improve the balance […]
Cheshire Based Border Plant Sales have become the latest company to join the dealer network representing the Giant brand of Wheel Loaders, Compact Telehandlers and a wide variety of Attachments. Lincolnshire based distributor TRP started importing Giant’s whole product range in 2012, and are busily building up a strong network of dealers throughout the UK. […]
Amazone say their new ProfiClick switch box offers even greater operational comfort for customers looking to control their UF mounted sprayer or UG and UX trailed sprayers using the machine specific in-cab terminal, AMASPRAY+. ProfiClick is equipped with different toggle switches and dials to enable the comfortable actuation of the sprayer’s boom and steering functions. […]
A delighted Cameron MacFarlane of Argyll Agricultural Engineers, Oban receives a commemorative award at the Royal Highland Show. He received the award from Ray Spinks (pictured right), general manager and sales director at GB Landini distributor AgriArgo, to mark the sale of Cameron’s 50th Landini tractor since becoming a dealer.
The Engineering Council (EC) and the Society for the Environment (SocEnv) have renewed IAgrE’s professional licences for a further 5 years. To qualify for renewal IAgrE was re-assessed by the EC and SocEnv to ensure continuing compliance and that the correct procedures are in place to continually monitor the professional development and conduct of registrants […]