Teagle hosted their 2015 European Distributor Conference on 22nd/23rd June near Dusseldorf in Germany, with distributors representing 14 key countries in attendance. Topics and discussions covered over the 2 days included the latest in strategies for providing dairy cows with low energy density rations. There was also on farm demonstrations of their latest innovations, included the […]
General Leasing S.A., AGCO’s distributor for Massey Ferguson tractors and combines in Romania, has opened a new branch in Podu Iloaiei, Iași County, following an investment of over 750.000 EUR This investment is part of General Leasing’s extensive development plan that targets reaching an optimal level in regard to the capacity to cover the whole […]
Lely have today announced they will not further invest in a manure refining system known as Agrimodem. In 2011 Lely made public they intended to bring this product to market through a joint venture with GET, Green Energy Technologies, but they have now decided to focus on other manure refinement opportunities. Lely initially focused on developing […]
An Italian producer of agriculture equipment is investing in Iran’s northwestern Moghan which is a major hub in the country’s food industry. The Nardi Group will soon open an office in Parsabad after its chief executive Virgilio Mazzardo visited the region to assess investment potentials, the IRNA news agency reported. The Italian company will initially produce […]
The production site of Case IH and Steyr tractors in St. Valentin, Austria, has been awarded silver status for successfully implementing World Class Manufacturing (WCM), one of the highest global standards for the integrated management of manufacturing plants and processes. Andreas Kampenhuber, Plant Manager at St. Valentin. commented “It has only taken us seven years […]
The recently launched Mitas Premium product range is gaining in popularity with key original equipment manufacturers (OEM). From January to April 2015, deliveries (in tonnes) of Mitas Premium formed 80 per cent of rear radial sales, and further growth is expected throughout the year. Continental, Cultor and Mitas tyres formed the rest of sales.
UK Trade & Investment invites you to join the Grown in Britain GREAT Week Agri-Tech which takes place in Milan on 6-10 July 2015. Join them in Milan!
UK flowmeter specialist Litre Meter has secured a new contract with a leading American manufacturer of precision agricultural spraying systems for meters to be used in a new range of high-tech equipment. Litre Meter has been supplying flowmeter products for agricultural machinery for 40 years. The flowmeters are used in the delivery of chemicals and […]
Case IH has appointed Univern Enterprises (Pvt) Ltd as its official distributor in the Republic of Zimbabwe. The new dealership was officially celebrated during the annual Case IH Distributor Meeting for Africa and the Middle East recently held in Sankt Valentin, Austria. Furthermore, on April 26th and 27th a special launch event was organized by […]
Kuhn Farm Machinery’s Axis 50.1 H EMC W twin-disc spreader has been awarded an AE50 award by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) for its ability to precisely regulate and spread fertiliser. The ASABE judges described the Axis spreader as one of the most innovative machines in the agricultural sector, highlighting two […]
On the 7th May 2015, fifteen members from the Grimme Group are aiming to cycle approximately 288 miles in just two and a half days, attempting to ride from their premises at Dunnington, York to Grimme’s factory in Damme, Germany Via the Hull – Rotterdam Ferry. Day 1 will consist of a short 48 mile […]
Spearhead’s Central European distributor Greentec A/S have recently restructured their Danish dealer network working towards a more streamlined and focused approach within the territory. Greentec A/S say this restructure has helped reignite ambition and passion amongst the dealer network and will ensure all who are supplying Spearhead within Denmark are focused product specialists for the […]
Trelleborg Wheel Systems has announced a seven to ten percent price increase in Europe, effective June 1st, 2015. The price rise, which includes tyres for agricultural, forestry and light agricultural application, is driven by a macroeconomic pressure on the manufacturing footprint outside the European area. The strong appreciation of the USD against the Euro along […]
The Claydon System film is now showing at a screen near you . . . if you’re at Estonia’s biggest agricultural fair, anyway. The three day MAAMESS event runs until Saturday 18 April. Let us know if you are there, and what you thought of the video of course!
German Sugar Beet Harvester manufacturer ROPA have agreed a deal with Swedish family-run manufacturer Edenhall, who will become a ROPA sales and service centre. Edenhall is best known as a manufacturer, retailer and service centre for sugar beet harvesters and transport of sugar beet in Sweden, Denmark and Finland. The additional support this now offers the Swedish […]
The construction of the new Lemken field sprayer factory in Haren, Germany, was launched with a symbolic ground-breaking ceremony. The site, which is more than 3 ha in size, will soon house offices, training rooms with an integrated, 500 m² exhibition area, and a production hall of almost 10,000 m². It is expected that construction […]
More international photos have reached the offices of Agri Machinery News, this time from Twose’s sales team. They teamed up with Slovenian machinery supplier SIP to view the company’s latest products and receive in-depth training on the features and benefits of the SIP range. Twose is the UK supplier of SIP machinery and offers a […]
Several Belgian and Dutch Joskin dealers came to take an Expert Day course on Wednesday 4th and Friday 6th March at the office’s of JOSKIN in Soumagne, Belgium. With a catalogue of more than 1200 options for the slurry tankers alone, the training days are seen by Joskin as very important in allowing dealers to be […]