Fendt is launching new innovative additions to its 900 Vario range to make it a top performer in its class. The new models are tailored to the individual requirements of large farms and contractors worldwide. With its 5 models (930 Vario, 933 Vario, 936 Vario, 939 Vario and 942 Vario), the new Fendt 900 Vario sits […]
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AVR has developed a new Falcon receiving hopper for export markets and medium-sized farms called the AVR Falcon 1800 With its 4-meter long bunker bottom and 1.85 meters wide roller set, the Falcon 1800 is the smaller version of the Falcon 24-45 and 24-60. Unique in the receiving hoppers segment is the option to choose for […]
Timberwolf, has been recognised as one of the ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’ in the London Stock Exchange Group’s 2019 Report. The annual report celebrates the UK’s fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) over the last three years, with companies representing over 40 sectors and spanning every region of the country […]
A multi million pound investment to construct a plant capable of de-hulling UK grown beans was officially opened by Frontier Agriculture last week. The plant, which was announced back in January, is located at Frontier’s site at Ruddington near Nottingham and is now fully operational. The ceremony took place during a farmer open day at […]
Pöttinger’s supervisory board has given the green light for the start of construction of a new assembly plant in St. Georgen near Grieskirchen in Austria. The first construction stage will start in spring 2020. Assembly of the first round balers and large rakes will start in the new plant in 2021.
Can-Am has received a silver award in the Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland’s (RHASS) Technical Innovation awards for its Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)*, developed specifically for its all-terrain vehicles (ATV) in partnership with Bosch. As part of the award win, Can-Am showcased a Can-Am Outlander MAX XT 570 in the Technical Innovations area […]
Tong Engineering, a leading manufacturers of vegetable grading and handling equipment, is looking forward to a new era as it starts work on a brand-new production facility in Lincolnshire. The new factory is being built as a two-phase project on a seven-acre site in the company’s hometown of Spilsby, with the £3.6 million first phase […]
CLAAS is changing its management structure at the start of the new business year on 1 October 2019 and introducing the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO). “This important change serves to achieve even better and faster decision-making processes at CLAAS and increase our flexibility in a time of rapid change”, explains Cathrina Claas-Mühlhäuser, Chairwoman […]
Italian cultivation and drilling equipment manufacturer, Alpego Spa, has taken direct control of its operations in the UK and Ireland with the launch of a new wholly owned company, Alpego UK Limited. The new company will assume responsibility for import, distribution through Alpego’s dealer network, service and parts support with immediate effect.
Ahead of this year’s Highland Show, Strautmann has introduced a new design of discharge conveyor for its Verti-Mix feeder wagons. Specifically adapted to dispense feed over a feed barrier or into a trough, the new V conveyor has been simplified to reduce the number of moving parts to help extend belt longevity, therefore reducing ownership […]
John Deere’s new 8600 self-propelled forage harvester with three-in-one HarvestLab constituent sensing for use on the forager, in the clamp or with a slurry tanker will be making its Royal Highland Show debut this month on Avenue S at the Ingliston showground. It will be displayed alongside an advanced technology S-Series automated combine harvester and […]
New additions to the CLAAS product range on display at this year’s Royal Highland Show include the latest addition to the ROLLANT range, the ROLLANT 540, along with the new TORION 639 wheel loader. New for this season, the ROLLANT 540 fixed chamber round baler features new rollers and a stronger chassis, with the choice […]
Mixing tried and trusted products and innovative ideas are the recipe for a good combination says Fliegl and the company’s Push-Off Trailer is a perfect example. The Fliegl Push-Off technology has been in use for a long time and Fliegl has now enhanced the ASW even further. The new upgrade heightens safety, prevents pollution and […]
Twenty years ago, CLAAS introduced the world’s first four-rotor swather, the LINER 3000. The design concept was to eliminate the swathing bottleneck, and allow the capacity of the forage harvesting convoy to be fully utilised. Today’s four-rotor LINER 4000 and 3600 models remain a byword for productivity, forage quality, user convenience and reliability, Claas claim.
New Holland Agriculture will be showcasing the diverse range of products it now offers at Cereals on 12-13 June 2019 as well as at the Royal Highland show on 20-23 June 2019. This will include updates to its telehandler range and its new range of implements, of which many farmers will see for the first […]
The milestone machine, one of a pair, rolled off the production line at the end of last month destined for Branston Ltd. As well as being the thousandth vegetable washer to be sold since Haith invented the modern barrel washer in 1961, Branston’s machine is the eighth Haith Supa-Wash to be sold since it was […]
Thursday 9th May 2019 saw new UK law come into effect that ended a 15-year exemption for diesel bowsers that do not adhere to ADR road carriage requirements. Why do the ADR/CDG apply to diesel? Diesel is classed as a dangerous good because of its flammability and as such its transport on roads is regulated […]
The AF Group has been shortlisted for the Leading Co-operative of the Year Award – a prestigious accolade that honours co-ops across the UK for their commitment to their communities and to the co-op principles. AF CEO Jon Duffy said, “We’re proud to be shortlisted in the Leading Co-operative of the Year category. With a […]