Siromer, a favourite amongst smallholders and those looking for compact tractors and equipment have announced details of their first ever dealers of the year. The family owned firm have gone from strength to strength since it was first founded in 1999 with over 3,500 owners around the globe. Much of their success so far is down […]
Archives for January 2016
Machinery importer, Lynx Engineering, has announced the UK release of the new Pro Control System developed by German manufacturer, Stoll, for their ProfiLine range of tractor front loaders. One of the key benefits of the new system, claims Lynx, is a much more intuitive and responsive electronically controlled joystick, as Managing Director, Nick Ewbank, explained: […]
Zetor has re-staked its claim to a share of the heavy-duty tractor market with the news that sales of its new, recently-launched heavy-duty Crystal model have begun to take off. First of the new models, which arrived into Irish dealer showrooms only recently, has gone into service on a Co. Antrim dairy farm, sold by […]
The Kverneland isobus-equipped i-Plough won a LAMMA Show innovation award for the best new product or innovation in the mechanical crop equipment category. Kverneland say the i-Plough represents the future of ploughing, and uses isobus to make life easier for operators to input plough settings and depth requirements from the cab.
An East Yorkshire farm machinery importer has extended its range of Unia products with the launch of the MX Spreader. Market Weighton based Manterra Ltd is the sole UK importer for Unia, the Polish agricultural machinery manufacturing giant, and the MX Spreader complements Manterra’s growing range that also includes ploughs, cultivators and discs.
Ryetec, who are now importing the Italian made MAAG direct drill in the UK, and launched it at LAMMA, have said that there was plenty of interest from farmers looking for a useful tool in the fight against blackgrass. The MAAG SSP range of drills have been developed over the last 5 years to offer a […]
KUHN Farm Machinery will be displaying its new Axis fertiliser spreaders and ESPRO minimum tillage seed drill at the 2016 Doe Show from 2nd to 4th February at Ulting near Maldon in Essex. The Axis .2 series of fertiliser spreaders sees several improvements being made to KUHN’s popular range of twin-disc mounted spreaders. Key improvements […]
Suzuki GB has announced a new 0% APR Representative campaign, running from 1st January 2016 to 31st March 2016, available on selected utility ATVs in the range. Included in the offer is the flagship ATV of the range, the KingQuad 750, the KingQuad 500 Power Steering and non-power steering model, and the KingQuad 400 Auto and […]
UK based loader manufacturer, Alo, revealed their new Limited Edition loader at LAMMA 2016. “The new limited edition loader will be available to order from March, and LAMMA offered the perfect platform to reveal it,” says Neil Forknall, managing director for Alo UK.
TENMAT have announced that sales of aftermarket market FEROBIDE tungsten weldable wear tiles will be made exclusively through Spaldings into the UK agricultural market. “The combination of this revolutionary wear material and the unrivalled sales expertise of the Spaldings organisation will ensure that FEROBIDE sales transform the UK agricultural market within a short time period,” […]
Team Sprayers were delighted at their customers’ reaction to the new Leader4 at Lamma, a brand new sprayer with major design improvements to take on imported machines with the emphasis on superb ‘ride’. The latest in a series of trailed sprayers, Team Leader4 has been re-designed with a profiled tank and a ‘low-folding’ boom design […]
New Baselier FKV Series rotary hook tine cultivators are now available with FlexyClean rubber hood panels as a factory fitted option. The new FlexyClean panels replace traditional steel ones, with the flexible nature of the rubber leading to a considerable reduction in soil adhering to them during work. Baselier cultivators are popular on stone-free soils […]
Challenger had two UK firsts at LAMMA. As well as its new trailed sprayer – the RoGator 300 – it also showcased the award-winning self-propelled RoGator 600D. It was the first time ever that the RG600D had been at a public show and the first time the RG300 – which is scheduled for production toward the […]
Cenivydd Hughes (pictured below, centre) of Coleg Sir Gar, was presented with the IAgrE student award at LAMMA by IAgrE’s CEO Alastair Taylor (pictured below left). This award is designed to encourage and recognise innovation and excellence by students of subjects related to the application of engineering and technology to the landbased sector and Cenivydd studied […]
The world’s first two wheeled jacking device that maintains mobility while the rear of the tractor is elevated has won the first SSAB health and safety award at LAMMA. Called the Trakjak, this simple and easy to use device was designed and built by Pauric Fay from Cootehill, Co Cavan.
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Hi-Spec Engineering are at LAMMA showcasing their latest high capacity addition to the Kompactor ‘compaction/push-off’ trailer range introduced earlier this year. If you can’t make it to LAMMA and haven’t seen the Kompactor, and you’re wondering what all the fuss is about, Watch The Video Here
A new 3m HE-VA trailed Combi-Disc was launched on OPICO’s stand [B10a] at LAMMA, offering a high output, versatile machine for deep soil loosening and surface cultivation in a single pass. Designed so the depth of both the subsoiler legs and discs can be adjusted hydraulically from the tractor seat, the operator can make independent […]