From January 1, 2019, Kverneland will celebrate turning 140 years as an international supplier of agricultural machinery, systems and services. The history of Kverneland dates back to 1879 when founder, Ole Gabriel Kverneland, built his small forge in the village of Kvernaland, 25km from Stavanger, Norway. The company was at that time known as “O.G. […]
KUHN Farm Machinery’s twin-reel film binding bale wrapping system has won a silver award in the Livestock Innovation category of the 2019 LAMMA Innovation Awards. The LAMMA Innovation Awards provide a platform for the show’s exhibitors to introduce new machinery, equipment and services to the market, and have gained a reputation for recognising and highlighting […]
OPICO is launching a re-design of its popular Sward-Lifter grassland subsoiler at LAMMA 2019. The frame has been strengthened making it even more robust than its predecessor. Most importantly, the cutting disc – which opens the sward in front of the subsoiler leg – is now mounted on a spring-loaded trailing arm, enabling it to […]
One of Pöttinger’s latest developments enables swaths to be merged for the first time without a conditione – the CROSS FLOW auger merges the swath immediately after mowing. This system is versatile in the range of applications that it offers to make the working day in the field a great deal easier. The NOVACAT 352 […]
Researchers at the Agriculture Department at Milan University have calculated the savings achieved by a new double-wheel Ra-Rake. Raking is a critical if you want to obtain high quality forage and traditionally this was a high cost as merger rakes are expensive and sidebar rakes are not available for large working widths. This has now […]
John Deere’s new 9000 Series self-propelled forage harvester will be making its UK public show debut on stand no. 188 at AgriScot this month in the shape of the top of the range 9900 model, which is the company’s biggest forager worldwide. It will be shown alongside the latest 5R and 5E Series tractors, F441R […]
KUHN Farm Machinery has extended its 0% finance deal on its range of balers and baler-wrapper combinations until the end of 2018. The 5-year, 0% offer is now available until 31st December 2018 and can be used against 50% of the list price of all KUHN variable and fixed chamber balers and baler-wrapper combinations including […]
Investment in a wide-working mower and a new tractor to pull it has transformed the task of keeping turf pristine and trim for a Worcestershire-based grower. The JCB Fastrac and V-Mow combination has slashed mowing time by as much as 75%, reducing the time taken to cut a 65 acre field from 6 hours with […]
With the debut of its JAGUAR 960 TERRA TRAC model, CLAAS has become the first manufacturer to launch a forage harvester with a factory-integrated crawler track system. The new concept offers optimal soil protection under all conditions. An intelligent headland protection system prevents damage to the grass cover and enables year-round operation. CLAAS claim the […]
Future Grass Technology Ltd has been granted the exclusive worldwide rights for the use of the extremely popular and well-proven PZ drum mower in a zero-grazing machine. Following this agreement, with immediate effect all Grass Tech Grazers will now incorporate a PZ mower unit, adapted in conjunction with Kuhn specifically for use with the Grazer. […]
KUHN Farm Machinery has introduced a dust control system to its range of straw bedders: available as an option on new equipment, or as a retrofit upgrade for existing machines, the CLEANSTRAW system reduces dust in livestock buildings by applying a fine mist of water to straw as it is distributed for bedding purposes. It […]
Building on the success of the 8000 Series, John Deere has announced four new self-propelled forage harvester models from 625 to 970hp. The 9000 Series features the latest forage harvesting technology and will provide customers with 10 per cent more productivity while at the same time consuming 10 per cent less fuel, compared to John […]
Massey Ferguson has announced the addition of new products in the MF Hay and Forage range this autumn, to further strengthen and expand the range of machines available for farmers and contractors, part of the company’s strategy as a full line manufacturer. The new products were launched at Innovagri, France from 4 to 6 September […]
Pöttinger expands its IMPRESS round baler line with the new baler/wrapper combination. The new models combine all the features of the IMPRESS range with a wrapping system with fully automatic settings, thereby enabling high-speed baling and wrapping. The entirely new high-performance wrapping concept has been specifically devised to match the high technical capacity of the […]
The new MASTER mower range from Pottinger consists of five models: the NOVACAT 261, 301, 351 ALPHA MOTION MASTER disc mowers, the EUROCAT 311 ALPHA MOTION MASTER, EUROCAT 311 and ALPHA MOTION PLUS MASTER drum-type mowers.
KUHN Farm Machinery has announced that the latest version of its i-BIO+ baler-wrapper combination machine will be on display at this year’s Royal Welsh Show in Builth Wells from 23rd to 26th July. The latest version of the i-BIO+ baler-wrapper features KUHN’s patented film binding system to produce 100% airtight, perfectly formed, round bales.
KUHN Farm Machinery has added a new set of long-life blades to its range of OPTIDISC mower and mower conditioner cutting blades. The new “Triple 5” blades are 5mm thick and have a 55mm cutting width, as opposed to the standard KUHN blades which are 4mm thick and have a 46mm cutting width.
CLAAS has expanded the popular DISCO series to include two new additional front mower models. The new design allows a freedom of movement of 1,000 mm independent from the tractor front linkage, to give optimum ground contour following of the mower bed. The new mower is available with a mowing width of 3.0 m, either […]