UK crop sprayers CS Arable Services is reaping the benefits of running its machines on Michelin YieldBib tyres – three years after becoming the first in the country to test the new fitments. The Nottinghamshire-based business’s small fleet of Bateman RB35 sprayers are fitted with 710/55 R30 MachXBibs, 420/90 R30 AgriBib Row Crops and […]
Deere & Company has signed a definitive agreement to acquire King Agro, a leading, privately-held manufacturer of carbon fibre technology products with headquarters in Valencia, Spain and a production facility in Campana, Argentina. “This transaction provides John Deere customers with the chance to benefit further from King Agro’s unique knowledge, designs and expertise in carbon […]
Agrifac has redesigned its Condor Endurance self-propelled sprayer, which was first launched in 2015. The new Condor Endurance II comes to market after the original-series machines have completed more than 7.5 million hectares. The Dutch manufacturer has been working closely with its customers, and their feedback, combined with the company’s vision of future quality spraying, […]
KUHN Farm Machinery has launched a new mist sprayer as part of its Amenity Pro horticultural equipment range. The trailed ANTIS mist sprayer – which will be on display at the free-to-attend AGRI-EXPO event at Kent County Showground, Maidstone, on Wednesday 7th March – has been specifically designed for applying crop protection chemicals in vineyards, […]
KUHN Farm Machinery has added four new models to its range of OCEANIS trailed crop sprayers: the OCEANIS 5002, 5602, 6902 and 7702 machines have tank capacities of 5000, 5600, 6900 and 7700 litres respectively and are available with compact, all-aluminium booms in widths of 24 to 48 metres. The new sprayers are fully ISOBUS […]
iXtrack T3 the first of a new generation of high-tech trailed sprayers from Vicon is on show at this year’s LAMMA 2018. Available with 2,600 and 3,200-litre tank capacities, this all-new range has been engineered to deliver a low, short and highly manoeuvrable trailed sprayer. Key to the design is a central frame produced from […]
A New Generation of sprayers from FarmGEM has been designed and developed and are now available. The range has also been extended and now includes amenity, orchard & vineyard, mounted, trailed and self-propelled sprayers.
Chafer has made a number of upgrades to its range of trailed sprayers to ensure they remain at the forefront of crop sprayer technology for 2018. Deliveries of these updated versions of the industry leading Sentry and Guardian trailed sprayers will begin in the spring. A new boom suspension assembly offers improved contour following, whilst […]
A set of Michelin SprayBib and XeoBib tyres fitted to a Mercedes-Benz Unimog U400 sprayer are proving their worth for Ayrshire-based farmer and contractor James L Welsh & Sons. Having clocked up more than 6,000 hours in operation, the five-year-old sets of tyres still have approximately 40 per cent of tread depth left on each […]
Brian Knight is 2017’s recipient of the Agri Machinery Trade Outstanding Contribution to Agricultural Machinery Award, in recognition of his unique contribution to the design and development of sprayers. The award, organised by Agri Machinery Trade News, was presented – appropriately enough – beside Concorde, another product of great and innovative engineering. To complete a […]
Challenger will be demonstrating the award winning RoGator 600 at the National Self-Propelled Sprayer Demo Day taking place at Bramcote Hall Farm, Tamworth, Staffordshire on Wednesday 22nd February 2017. Providing superior levels of operator visibility, space and comfort, Challenger’s RoGator 600D self-propelled sprayer is the first machine to use AGCO’s newly-developed global cab.
Landquip have widened the choice of Fastrac sprayer options by launching a Forward Control JCB 4220 Fastrac. Working with JCB dealer A M Phillip, Landquip will be offering the Forward Control with a 3500, 4000 and 4500 litre tank which can now be fitted due to the forward mounted cab and the resulting longer platform, […]
Knight Farm Machinery’s new Xplorer range offers potential customers a good specification entry level trailed sprayer, designed and equipped with the medium scale arable farmer in mind. The machines will be available with either 3,000 or 4,000 litre spray tanks, with 12 to 28 metre self-levelling hydraulic booms. From the ‘basic specification’ models upwards, the […]
Tier IV final emission standards plus a host of technical and comfort improvements characterise the 2017 year model of the Amazone Pantera sprayers. LAMMA 2017 at Peterborough will offer end users the chance to see these exciting changes in the flesh. The Pantera concept has meant that larger farms and contractors have the ideal tool to cope with all the […]
Voting in the first ever Agri Machinery Trade Excellence Awards is now underway! If you have received outstanding service from your local machinery dealer this year, we want to hear from you. This is your chance to put your dealer in the national spotlight. From a machine repaired within the hour at harvest, a cracking […]
KUHN Farm Machinery will be displaying a selection of equipment from its grassland, livestock and arable ranges at this year’s AgriScot show, with the latest version of its film-on-film baler-wrapper combination amongst the machines being displayed at the event at the Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston on Wednesday 16th November. The following KUHN machines, as well […]
Knight Farm Machinery is introducing a new individual nozzle switching system that virtually eliminates the risk of over-application or misses when applying both crop protection products and liquid fertilizer. The system combines Knight’s SPRAYER-Controller with a communication module and a series of pneumatic Muller EDS modules.
HORSCH has added a 6000 litre model to its Leeb LT range following strong customer demand. Joining the 4000 and 5000 litre variants, the Leeb 6 LT trailed sprayers features a taller tank but retains the same wheelbase for manoeuvrability. For farmers that do not require the capacity the Leeb GS, the Leeb LT features […]