An implement which has the ability to increase the density of silage by as much as 40% has received a major industry award at the Royal Welsh Show this week. The SilaPactor from Kelvin Cave Ltd has been awarded the prestigious Dr Alban Davies Trophy which recognises the machine, implement or device which is likely […]
Archives for July 2015
A new higher output pump is coming on to the market this September from SlurryKat. The slurry equipment and trailer specialist company, is launching the new Doda AFI HD45 centrifugal pump which will be a huge benefit for umbilical slurry systems where large volumes are required to be moved quickly. The new pump, which boasts […]
The Midlands Machinery Show is returning to Newark Showground this year with a series of new product launches and technical seminars for the second year running. Organised by the Newark and Nottinghamshire Agricultural Society, the show is a platform for small to medium-sized agricultural businesses to show their diverse range of machinery and innovation to […]
A new version of the Berthoud professional-specification knapsack power sprayer uses a faster-charging battery that also trims a significant amount of weight off the operator’s back. Powered pump drive in place of manual operation makes the Berthoud Vermorel 3000 Electric less tiring to use over long periods, while the electronic pressure control provides accurate and […]
New Holland has announced the dates for its UK-wide Harvest Demonstration tour which will visit 18 locations between 27th July and 3rd September. The tour will showcase ‘innovation in action’ with the first public demonstrations of its new Dual Stream Header, which recently won a Gold medal for innovation at the 2015 IMMA Awards.
Tutorials on the basics and on current topics relating to Precision Farming are now available via a new app for smartphones and tablet PCs / the Advanced Farming System is explained in user-friendly terms. With immediate effect, Case IH is extending its service offering, primarily for Case IH AFS customers, with an innovative e-learning offer. […]
Lubricant manufacturer Euro Oils has expanded its ancillary offering with the addition of their new non smear – fast action Emerald Screen Wash. Apple fragranced Euro Oils Emerald Screenwash offers a concentrated formula with sub zero temperature performance suitable for all seasons. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the website www.euro-oils.com
Lemken is the only manufacturer worldwide to offer ISOBUS plough control tested according to the guidelines of the AEF (Agricultural Industry Electronics Foundation). AEF certification gives operators certainty that they will be able to control their ploughs safely, easily and reliably via a Lemken terminal or alternatively via an ISOBUS-compatible terminal on the tractor.
At this year’s Royal Welsh Show, Opico is launching the 3m Sward Rejuvenator – a new grassland improvement machine which consists of an aggressive Shattaboard with slicing plates, 2 rows of heavy duty harrow tines, an Air 8 grass seeder and a Prisma roller. The slicing plates and harrow tines break up and level the […]
Attachment specialists Cherry Products have teamed up with Norfolk based Eastern Attachments, designer and manufacturer of the X-Form range of buckets and grabs for use with fore-end loaders and telehandlers. The X-Form range, which will compliment Cherry’s existing attachments, is manufactured from Ultra High Strength Steel, utilise Eastern Attachments uniquely developed integral box technology, as […]
One newcomer slated for introduction at the forthcoming National Ploughing Championships is the new Merlo Medium Duty Turbofarmer range. Two models make up the range – a TF33.9 and TF35.7, both powered by a 122hp, 4-cylinder Euro Tier 4/Stage 3B compliant engine. Key features of the new models are their more compact dimensions (2,240mm wide, […]
Massey Ferguson is launching a tractor for the Kenya market which will provide emerging farmers and new-start agricultural contractors with the important first step in farm mechanisation.
From next year, you will be able to work virtually with Lely machines and the Lely Astronaut milking robot. Lely has signed an agreement for this with GIANTS Software, the company behind Farming Simulator, a well-known farming game with many players worldwide. With this new venture, the company follows in the footsteps of 40 brands […]
Pottinger has added the new TOP 842 C centre-swath rake to the top end of its successful range of centre-swath rakes. The company claims the new model guarantees high productivity, best ground tracking and excellent manoeuvrability. With a working width between 7.7 and 8.4 m, the TOP 842 C is the high-performance centre-swath rake […]
The GA 6501 P is a high output, central delivery Gyrorake with a variable working width of 5.40 to 6.40 metres. The width of the central windrow can be adjusted between 1.00 and 2.00 metres and is formed by two 2.65m diameter rotors, each of which are equipped with 10 tines arms and three tines […]
When one of the UK’s largest growers and producers of fresh vegetables, the Produce World Group, decided to invest in a new grading line to improve the efficiency of its grading operations at the company’s Sutton Bridge site, it chose a uniquely designed grading line from Tong Engineering. The Produce World grading line upgrades focused […]
Kuhn Farm Machinery has announced the launch of its largest four-rotor trailed grass rake to date, with the new GA 15131 offering a maximum working width of 14.70 metres. The GA 15131 Gyrorake adds to KUHN’s existing range of grass rakes which includes the 12.5 metre trailed GA 13131 and the semi-mounted GA 8731 (8.60m […]
Pottinger have introduced two new implement-mounted mechanical drills, Vitasem 252 A and 302 A Classic – with working widths of 2.50 and 3 metres. Both models feature a row spacing of 12.5 cm and an inter coulter rail spacing of 30 cm, which Pottinger say is ideal for optimum plant distribution and at the same […]