Growers wanting greater area coverage from a single reel irrigator have a new option in the Bauer Rainstar E55 XL – the new flagship model in the renowned Rainstar range. Available with 125mm or 140mm diameter high-quality PE pipe manufactured in the Bauer factory in Austria, the E55 XL can cover up to 7.7ha per […]
Archives for July 2016
Irish manufacturer Quad-X recently launched a new commercial spec dump trailer at the Balmoral Show. This adds to the comprehensive range of 100+ ATV attachments made by the firm in Ballymena, Co Antrim. The dump trailer has been engineered for strength and durability, with farmers, groundcare contractors, landscapers, amenities and equestrian customers in mind.
Tractors in the 90 to 140hp power range have to be capable of meeting a wide range of demands, ranging from livestock farmers just wanting a simple, straightforward tractor for yard and grassland work, to arable farmers looking for greater sophistication for field work. The CLAAS Arion 400 range already offers a wide range of […]
Quad-X & Blaney Agri, based in Co Antrim are known for their range of innovative ATV equipment and tractor machinery and their development of Power Shredding technology which is incorporated in the business end of their Power ShredderTM mowers, excavator heads and hedge cutters. It is easy to see the superior performance that comes with […]
A second John Deere 8800 self-propelled forage harvester has been sold in Northern Ireland by dealer Johnston Gilpin & Co Ltd in Lisburn, to Hillsborough agricultural contractor McKelvey Brothers, who traded in their six-year-old John Deere 7750 SPFH in part exchange. McKelvey Brothers harvest around 5500 acres of silage each year and wanted to replace […]
JC Machinery is delighted to announce the addition of Imants flagship deep spading machine, the 135 to their range of agriculture machines. The creation and manufacturing of the 135 marks a new highpoint in the 130-year history of Imants, where employees have worked tirelessly on the project. The 135 completes the range of deep spading […]
In line with a continuous commitment to providing vegetable growers and processors with advanced grading and handling equipment that is designed to increase efficiency whilst minimising maintenance and downtime, Tong Engineering is offering a time-saving Diagnostics module as part of its latest pro-series Auto-Touch HMI touch screen control. Available as an option on all its […]
Farmers adopting zero grazing in a bid to cut feed costs, reduce waste and improve DM intakes have two options to cut, collect and feed out the grass. But whilst a zero grazing machine may be specifically designed to do this one job, a mower and forage wagon combination will give farmers greater flexibility and […]
Massey Ferguson is celebrating production of the 67,000th combine harvester at AGCO’s Breganze Manufacturing Facility in northern Italy. The 67,000th machine to roll off the assembly line is a 360hp MF BETA 7370 combine destined for work in Sweden.
KUHN Farm Machinery has expanded its range of minimum tillage seed drills with the introduction of a 4-metre, folding version of its award-winning ESPRO machine. Officially launched in the UK at Cereals in 2015, the 6-metre ESPRO 6000 R received the ‘2015 Machine of the Year’ award at the SIMA 2015 exhibition. A new 4-metre […]
The Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland (RHASS) has awarded one gold medal, three silver medals and five certificates of commendation under its Technical Innovation Award scheme for 2016, Scotland’s Year of Innovation, Architecture & Design. The gold award, which is presented for continuous outstanding merit to a previous silver medal winner, has gone […]
For Willie Mackintosh, the move into precision farming practices to boost output and productivity for a biogas customer has also helped to reduce his carbon footprint. From Huggin Farm near Hatfield, Doncaster, Mr Mackintosh grows around 700 acres of crops and also provides a contract harvesting service exclusively for an AD plant recently built on […]
International Lighting Group, TYRI have announced the launch of a 5 Year Warranty on all their LED products. This warranty reinforces the strengths and reliability of TYRI work lights, even when performing in the harshest environments such as construction and mining. This change to TYRI’s warranty ensures the company offers a world class service and […]
The Small Bale Company, the importer of the Kuhns’ Mfg Hay Accumulator and Grabbers has concluded a deal with Phiber Manufacturing Inc of Winnipeg Canada to import their big bale products into the UK. Phiber manufacture two types of big bale accumulator, the Accumulator, and the Stacker. The Phiber Accumulator is a table based accumulator […]
The UK’s leading agricultural university has welcomed three new additions to the Kubota line up this month, supplied as part of an on-going partnership with the Thame-based machinery manufacturer. Harper Adams is a specialist agricultural university, which offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in subjects ranging from agricultural engineering to food and land-based studies. The University […]
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Following the launch by Kidd Farm Machinery of their Float Wing mulching mowers last year, two further models have been added to the range. The cutting widths are 3.0 metre and 3.30 metre. The mulching mowers will chop up grass and field crop residues and evenly spread the mulched material across the cutting width. Product features are […]
New Holland’s second generation T6.180 Methane Power tractor has received very positive feedback from testing by Wyke Farms – one of the UK’s biggest Cheddar cheese producers – to see how it stood up to practical farm conditions. The methane-powered tractor was developed by New Holland as a 100% sustainable solution to increasing fuel costs. […]