LAMMA 2017 will be the first opportunity for UK farmers to see the latest in baling innovation from New Holland, with its new Big Baler 1290 Plus, Roll Baler 125 and Roll Baler 125 Combi. Other introductions include a new sensor for the FR Forage Cruiser and a brand new machine from its agricultural construction machinery stable.
The new flagship Big Baler 1290 Plus is the latest and largest square baler from New Holland. Delivering best-in-class performance it boasts a host of unique features such as IntelliCruiseTM technology for tractor ground speed regulation, and SmartFillTM feed flow indicators for even bale formation.
The new Big Baler 1290 Plus recently demonstrated its super productivity with a baling challenge in July, in France. The new baler and T7 Heavy Duty tractor produced an impressive 1254 high quality straw bales in 17 hours over 2 days. It maintained a consistent bale shape, weight averaging 434 kg, and length averaging 2.37 m – hour after hour, day after day.
For those that prefer round bales, the new Roll Baler 125 and 125 Combi are the latest addition to New Holland’s round baler offering. The Roll Baler 125 models feature the latest pick-up, which was introduced on the Big Baler and Roll Belt balers. At 2.3 m, it is 300mm wider than the previous model. The five tine bars with double cam drive and the adjustable suspension deliver ultimate feeding capacity and best-in-class pick up efficiency.
The new film wrap system on the Roll Baler 125 Combi (also featured on the Roll Baler 135 Ultra) is unique to New Holland: it has a positive hydraulic feed that can be set to pre-stretch the film to ensure a tight, secure and reliable wrap every time thanks to the bundle arms. The system works with plastic or net with a roller up to 1400mm wide, and three rollers can be carried on board. Wrapper speed is is 20% faster than on previous model, dramatically increasing productivity.
Completing the new and updated baler line up for LAMMA will be New Holland’s updated Roll-Belt variable chamber baler which features the new IntelliBaleTM system.
New technology will also be on offer. New Holland’s FR Forage Cruiser can now provide improved information on key crop parameters with the newNIR On BoardTM advanced sensor. Crop moisture and nutrient levels, including crude protein, crude fat, starch, Neutral Detergent Fibre (NDF), Acid Detergent Fibre (ADF) and ash can now be measured with +/- 2% accuracy. NIR On BoardTM will beavailable as an option on new machines.
New Holland tractors will feature heavily on the company’s stand at LAMMA, ranging from the smallest Boomer tractor to the largest fixed chassis T8 SmatTrax.
New Holland’s T5.120 tractor and winner of Best Utility Tractor of the Year 2017 will be on display at LAMMA. Launched earlier in 2016, the T5 Tier 4B range incorporates a host of new features designed to boost comfort, efficiency and productivity, as well as meet stringent Tier 4B emissions regulations.
Also launched in 2016, visitors will be able to take a closer look at the T6 Tier 4B tractor. The new T6 delivers powerful and highly efficient performance, unmatched operator comfort, improved all-round visibility and exceptional manouverability. The new range offers the ultimate in productivity, tailored to match individual farming operations; it also introduces the New Holland’s sleek new tractor family styling.
The latest Tier4B high power tractors including T7, T7 Heavy Duty and T8 will also be on display, alongside New Holland’s LM telehandler and a selection of equipment from the agricultural construction range.