Monosem’s ‘Monoshox’ coulter damping system enables its planters to drill maize and a range of crops at speed, maintaining accurate depth and spacing while still achieving excellent seed to soil contact. The system uses an automotive style shock absorber to supplement the metal bushed, parallelogram linkage and twin springs currently used to protect the coulter […]
All new Kverneland machines purchased through the UK dealer network will be offered with a two-year parts and labour warranty from 1 April 2017. This impressive warranty offer extends across the range of new Kverneland implements including ploughs, drills, cultivators, mowers, rakes, tedders, forage wagons, fertiliser spreaders and precision farming products, including Tellus control boxes.
Mzuri, specialists in strip tillage, have recently conducted a customer care survey as part of the company’s continuous improvement programme. Sent to the entire UK customer database, the questionnaire returned a high number of responses, highlighting the manufacturer’s technical and service excellence. The survey measured user satisfaction levels at various customer touchpoints, from the initial […]
Two young agricultural engineers have taken control of their careers by forming a new farm machinery dealership to service and repair equipment, and supply new tractors and implements. AL Agri, based on farm premises close to Forfar, has been set up by long-time friends Andy Mitchell and Liam Wylie, who started their careers together as […]
KUHN Farm Machinery has added a new combination version of its popular min-till seed drill to its expanding range of ESPRO trailed machines: the new ESPRO 6000 RC is a 6-metre working width, foldable machine which, unlike previous versions, now offers seed placement and fertiliser application in one pass. The ESPRO 6000 RC joins KUHN’s […]
A long standing relationship between Pottinger UK and leading South Wales College Coleg Sir Gâr (Gelli Aur) has seen fulfilment of a demand for the latest tillage technology being met. After discussions with the college and their agricultural division a deal was concluded for a new reversible plough and seed drill combination. These machines supplied via two local dealers […]
Two new versions of Kuhn’s Performer have been added to the company’s range of non-powered, deep tine-disc cultivators: new 6 metre and 7 metre models join the existing line-up of 4 and 5 metre Performer machines. The Performer quickly became Kuhn’s most popular non-powered cultivator range after its launch in 2013. Originally only available in […]
The new 3-metre transport version of Great Plains’ most successful vertical tillage implement, the Turbo-Max, made its SIMA debut this year. Showcased on the company’s stand in Hall 6 was the 8-metre model, which has recently been joined by a 3m and 6-metre version for the narrow transport market. Used primarily as a seedbed preparation […]
Officially on Stands B 035 and C 032, but basically across a big chunk of Hall 5A, Amazone will be using this year’s SIMA Show in Paris to showcase a host of new products and innovations in drilling, spraying, spreading and cultivating plus their favourite new topic – inversion tillage. The Cataya power harrow / […]
HORSCH has revealed its advanced coulter control system, AutoForce, that automatically adjusts coulter pressure on the move to varying soil conditions. Drill operators typically set coulter pressure to their heaviest soil conditions, but detailed research by Horsch has revealed this can lead to increased compaction when moving into lighter soils. The 300kg per row unit […]
HE-VA has launched a further upgrade of its popular trailed Combi-Disc, with the new 450 and 550 models offering wider widths of 4.5m and 5.5m respectively, to provide growers with higher output, single pass machines for subsoiling, surface cultivation and consolidation. The new models can be specified with either shearbolt or hydraulic auto-reset legs.
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As a result of increased demand, Great Plains UK is extending the closing date for its ‘out-of-season’ 0% retail finance programme. Available across the full range of Great Plains UK-built tillage and seeding machinery, customers now have until February 28th 2017 to place their orders in order to benefit from a package that enables them […]
Strip tillage specialists Mzuri introduced their new 2-year warranty and low disturbance coulter system for the Pro-Til range at LAMMA. Visitors to the Mzuri stand G39 were able to see the Pro-Til three and four metre models with the new coulters and the Rezult, the company’s straw rake for stale seedbed management. The new low disturbance […]
With the takeover of the plough factory from Vogel & Noot, Amazone has further expanded its range of ploughs. The new Cayros mounted reversible ploughs, in their green-orange colour, were shown for the first time at the LAMMA. In this way, Amazone has now brought – in addition to the existing Cayron series – five […]
LAMMA 2017 saw see the introduction of Weaving Machinery’s new CropChop – a knife roller designed to bruise and crush plants, when drilling through dense cover crops and standing crop residues. The Weaving CropChop consists of two 380mm Ø rollers fitted with staggered hard wearing boron steel blades, which bruises and conditions crop residues speeding […]
LAMMA 2017 will be the launch for Väderstad’s new generation TopDown cultivator in working widths of between 3m and 9m. Extensive updates include a new double SteelRunner packer option, a reinforced frame, new hydraulics and stronger tine arms. The new TopDown has 12.5cm disc spacing, 27cm tine spacing, an adjustable hydraulic stone release up to […]