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, […]
Knight Farm Machinery will be featuring its latest high-output sprayers in trailed and self-propelled versions at LAMMA. With a choice of tank sizes from 3600 to 6000 litres and booms up to 36 metres wide, Knight’s Trailblazer sprayers provide cost-effective high-output performance. The sprung steering axle fitted to these models ensures sprayer wheels follow the […]
Landquip will launch at Lamma in January a new large capacity range of sprayers specifically designed and built for the Forward Control Multidrive. The mid-range 4500 litre exhibition model (on stand 672) will have 24/36 metre tri-fold aluminium booms with high flow stainless steel plumbing achieving even distribution for high volume fertiliser application of up […]
Aimed at arable farms, speciality crop growers and contractors, the new John Deere R4040i self-propelled sprayer replaces the current 5430i model for 2015, and is designed to provide improved performance, increased uptime and significantly reduced cost of operation. The sprayer will make its public debut in the outdoor demonstration area at the 2014 CropTec event […]
With its ground clearance of 1.2 m, Amazone’s Pantera self-propelled sprayer is normally ideally suited to almost all operational situations in plant production. For treating tall maize crops or in sunflowers, however, an even larger ground clearance is required to avoid plant damage and so, for such applications, Amazone now offers, as an option, a […]
Two new large capacity InTrac trailed sprayers are claimed to be half the cost of a high specification self propelled. With a brand new design of InTrac steering axle trailed sprayer in 5200 or 6000 litres includiung: New chassis New tank design New narrow folding aluminium boom
A range of mounted and trailed mist sprayers that can significantly improve the speed and effectiveness of poultry shed disinfection routines is now available in the UK from Kuhn Farm Machinery. Originally designed for arboriculture and viniculture applications – where a 360-degree spread of mist is needed to apply pesticides to orchards, vines and soft […]
Micron Group, manufacturers of precision spraying equipment, have announced their inaugural attendance at APF, UK’s leading forestry and arboricultural event which takes place on 18th – 20th September 2014 at Ragley Estate, Warwickshire. Micron plan to showcase a whole host of sprayers and applicators on their stand D6A including the Varidome band sprayer for weed […]
Over recent years, British sprayer manufacturers have focused on more sophisticated machines, with the result that the door has been left open to cheap imports to flood the market. Team Sprayers of Ely feel it is time to fight back with a UK designed and manufactured alternative.
As farming practices change operators invariably spend more time in the cab. Consequently his environment is increasingly important, no where more so than in a large sprayer where the motion of wide booms and heavy liquids are transferred to the detriment of driver comfort. Berthoud adopted a simple 2 part strategy when designing the cab […]