Nicola Lemken and Julien Burel have announced a commercial partnership between their companies just ahead of the Agritechnica 2019. From this November, LEMKEN will expand its product portfolio and offer SULKY fertiliser spreaders in its own, blue design. The product range comprises three series with a total of five models, which LEMKEN retail partners will […]
Bridgestone is embarking on a nationwide tractor tour to bring its industry leading agricultural tyre to life to the farming world – and the wheels will be rolling into 10 locations across England and Scotland in September with a £200 donation on board. The Bridgestone VX TRACTOR road run will bring its all-new premium product […]
GIC will mark its 20th appearance at British Potato by showcasing the 300th fresh produce machine to roll off its production line. The GIC8000 vertical form fill and sealing machine taking pride of place on the company’s stand will be installed at Branston Ltd’s Scotland site after the show.
Now in its 28th year Tillage-Live returns to England this autumn, organised by the Agricultural Engineers Association (AEA), the event takes place on Wednesday 4th September2019 at Corby in Northamptonshire. The industry has once again drawn together to demonstrate soil preparation and crop establishment tackle including ploughs, cultivators, conventional, strip tillage and direct drills. In […]
The best lumberjack athletes in the country will take part in the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® British Championship in August as they smash through six logs in a matter of seconds using a combination of axes, saws and sheer strength. Returning to BBC Countryfile Live at Blenheim Palace on Saturday 3rd August for the fourth consecutive year, […]
Tyne & Wear arable farmer, Peter Alderslade, who is the current British ploughing champion in the reversible class is ready for a 4000-mile transatlantic trip. In August he will travel to Minnesota, USA, where he will compete in the world ploughing championships. It will be his seventh attempt to win an elusive world title. Peter, […]
The Case IH autonomous concept vehicle (ACV) is making its UK debut at the 2019 Goodwood Festival of Speed (FoS), as part of the event’s FoS Future Lab exhibition, and will be on display from July 4-7. Now in its third year, FoS Future Lab, Goodwood’s technology and innovation pavilion, is bigger than ever with […]
Two examples of the most powerful tractor in the McCormick X7 Series will be in action at this year’s ScotGrass event alongside the mid-range high-tech X6.4 with stepless VT-Drive transmission. They will be seen working at the AEA-organised event near Dumfries on May 15 with mowing, tedding and raking equipment from the newly-introduced SIP range, […]
Mzuri will showcasing their full range of strip tillage establishment equipment at Cereals 2019 on stand 1038, including the highly popular Pro-Til 3T one pass drill and the Rezult stubble rake. The Mzuri system offers users a weatherproof solution for establishing most crops whilst significantly reducing inputs and protecting the soil and the environment. In […]
The number of farmers already committed to hosting LEAF Open Farm Sunday events is up 10% on this time last year. Three hundred farms from Jersey to Shetland are set to open their gates on the 9th June to give the public a first-hand insight into farming. The national organisers, LEAF (Linking Environment And Farming) […]
On December 12th 2019 at the East of England Arena, the National Association of Agricultural Contractors (NAAC) will be making sure the contracting sector is ready to take on a changing farming industry, both financially, technically and in good health. Entitled, ‘Fit for the Future’, the morning conference will drill down into new farm and […]
All new Strautmann forage wagons are now fitted with a galvanised chassis, new rear door load sensors and improved ISOBUS connectors to improve the longevity and reliability of machines and the new, upgraded model can be seen on the OPICO stand at Scotgrass.
The importance of grass for many farming operations will be reflected in the quality of its specialist machinery on display at this popular event in the farming calendar. It can be argued that grass is the most important natural resource on the planet in terms of sustaining its population, so the continued development of machines […]
The Mzuri team are delighted to be the winners of not one, but two prestigious awards at the 2019 Agri Machinery Trade News Excellence awards. The winners were announced at Concorde based at Manchester Airport. Guests were treated to a guided tour around the famous aircraft before being handed over to Andy Newbold, publisher of […]
Somerset farmer, Nick Bragg, has set himself the pedal busting challenge of cycling 3,000 miles across Canada in 30 days to raise awareness and funds for the welfare charity, The Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution (R.A.B.I). The challenge starts in Montreal on 21st June 2019 and will see Nick and his trusty bicycle travel 3,000 miles […]
This year’s National Self-Propelled Sprayer Demo day venue was the Churn Estate, near to Didcot in Oxfordshire. Organised by FarmSmart Events on behalf of the industry, this unique event gives suitably qualified visitors the opportunity to get into the driving seat to test and compare machines and manufacturers for themselves. Additionally BASF, Syngenta, Bridgestone UK […]
The team at Gibbons Agricultural will be exhibiting for the first time at SIMA, Paris. . Having manufactured and supplied agricultural fans all across Europe for many years, are looking forward to meeting existing and potential customers at the show.
There was lots for visitors to see at a packed Yorkshire Agricultural Machinery Show (YAMS) at the York Auction Centre on Wednesday 6th February 2019. YAMS, now in its 6thyear, has grown again with over 200 exhibitors and is becoming an influential date in the annual machinery show calendar. Once again AgriMachinery Trade News was delighted […]