Here, Challenger National Sales Manager Steve Sampson talks us through the new Challenger Rogator D Series at a recent demo day. Click on the image below to watch the video
As a further expansion to the UF mounted sprayer range, Amazone now also offers the Super-S2 boom in a 30 m boom width. In spite of its large working width, the transport width remains at only 2.4 m and the transport height just 3.05 m. Thanks to the unique Amazone profile design, with its multi-folded […]
John Deere has announced two new high-end options for its M700 and M900 Series trailed sprayers, which include six models with tank capacities from 2400 to 6200 litres and spray booms from 18 to 40m. Previously only available on the high-specification M700i and M900i Series models, the BoomTrac and LED field lighting options are designed […]
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On offer now from Amazone is the electric AmaSelect individual nozzle control with 50 cm part-width sections and which is available for the UX trailed sprayer and the Pantera self-propelled sprayer. In combination with the automatic GPS-Switch headland and part-width SectionControl, which, on its own, enables spray agent savings of approximately 5 %, any overlapping […]
The first ever National Self Propelled Sprayer Demo Day took place today at Bramcote Hall Farm, Warton, Staffordshire. The manufacturer organised event gave farmers the chance to not only see sprayers on view from 14 different manufacturers, but also drive and test them out on the farm. Whilst the event […]
Team Sprayers were delighted at their customers’ reaction to the new Leader4 at Lamma, a brand new sprayer with major design improvements to take on imported machines with the emphasis on superb ‘ride’. The latest in a series of trailed sprayers, Team Leader4 has been re-designed with a profiled tank and a ‘low-folding’ boom design […]
Challenger had two UK firsts at LAMMA. As well as its new trailed sprayer – the RoGator 300 – it also showcased the award-winning self-propelled RoGator 600D. It was the first time ever that the RG600D had been at a public show and the first time the RG300 – which is scheduled for production toward the […]
Challenger is expanding its crop protection product offering. Designed, tested, and built in Europe for the European market. Challenger’s first trailed sprayer was on display at Agritechnica, in November 2015. Designated the RoGator 300, initially there will be two 300 Series models – the RG333 and RG344. The last two digits refer to the tank […]
Having been on show at Agritechnica in Hannover, the new Landquip demount for the JCB 4000 Fastrac will be unveiled to UK farmers at the Midland Machinery Show on 25/26 November on Landquip’s stand, no. OS C3. Agritechnica visitors were able to preview the all new front/rear 4000 litre combination built in JCB’s livery which […]
FarmGEM have launched a new orchard and vineyard range and new small boom mounted and trailed sprayer models. The orchard and vineyard range consists of mounted and trailed mist blower sprayers, heavy duty mulcher/choppers and harvest platforms. There are mist blower models to suit most requirements from small vineyards to well established orchards.
A new version of the Berthoud professional-specification knapsack power sprayer uses a faster-charging battery that also trims a significant amount of weight off the operator’s back. Powered pump drive in place of manual operation makes the Berthoud Vermorel 3000 Electric less tiring to use over long periods, while the electronic pressure control provides accurate and […]
at the brand new Landquip CV Self Propelled Sprayer. It will be demonstrated in the Sprays & Sprayers arena at Cereals.
Micron Group, manufacturer of low volume precision sprayers for agricultural, horticultural and amenity applications have recently had their Enviro range of shielded equipment assessed for LERAP (Local Environmental Risk Assessment for Pesticides) Low Drift status by the Chemicals Regulation Directorate. Micron Varidome, Spraydome, Undavina and Spraymiser sprayers (both CDA and HiFlo models) have all […]
A farming contractor in Leicestershire has developed the optimum set-up for its self-propelled sprayer, using two different sets of Michelin Ultraflex Technology tyres to reduce soil compaction year-round. Steve Heard Contracting’s advanced tyre choice means its 12-tonne Agrifac sprayer, which works 25,000 acres per year, can operate at lower tyre pressures than conventional farm tyres […]
Horsch has updated its self-propelled sprayer with new features to keep it ahead of the competition and meet strict new emissions standards. A 285hp/210 KW Mercedes engine now powers the new Leeb PT 280 sprayer providing a 15hp power increase over the PT 270, which it replaces. The new 7.7 litre 6-cylinder turbo engine uses […]
Horsch has won twice at the prestigious LAMMA 2015 Awards. The company’s BoomControl Pro, system fitted to its Leeb trailed and self-propelled sprayers, won the show’s top award, Best New Product or Innovation, as well as the Best New Product of Innovation (Mechanical – Crop Production Equipment) category. “As the UK’s largest agricultural machinery show, […]