New Holland, leading player in the future of mechanization for specialty crops

Brand President Carlo Lambro attended the seventh edition of the Agrievolution Summit, where he outlined the continuous technological evolution and increasing impact of New Holland’s specialized tractors and self-propelled grape harvesters on productivity. On 1-2 October 2019, the seventh edition of the Agrievolution Summit took place in Madrid and Valencia, Spain. The meeting was organised by Agrievolution Alliance, the international organisation working to promote the benefits of mechanization in global sustainable […]

CATERPILLAR INTRODUCES THE RM400 ROTARY MIXER

Caterpillar Inc. announces the availability of the RM400 Rotary Mixer. The new RM400 replaces the RM300 Rotary Mixer and offers many new features and enhancements including 19% more power, an enhanced operating environment, and better maneuverability. These features help contractors achieve the demanding job specifications in both full-depth reclamation and soil stabilization applications. The machine delivers a 2.4 m (8 […]

Moore Farm Services takes on McCormick tractor dealership at South Yorkshire base

As part of expansion plans to further develop a busy agricultural machinery dealership in south Yorkshire, Moore Farm Services has switched its tractor franchise back to McCormick. The change-over coincides with a move to much larger premises providing more space for new and used machinery storage, four times as much workshop space and a bigger parts store and shop for […]

Football focus on the north-west

At Burnley FC’s Barnfield Training Ground, the Premier League club’s first order for John Deere machinery from local dealership Balmers GM has bedded in at what is reportedly Britain’s first football facility of its kind. The 10ha Barnfield site includes 15 pitches altogether, including four full-size Desso and a 60 x 40m goalkeeper area in the first team zone, plus […]

Clover Farm Services – the first Landini tractor dealer appointed in Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire’s first Landini tractor dealer – Clover Farm Services – has been appointed to bring the Italian marque’s comprehensive range within reach of arable and vegetable growers across the area. The family-run business, operating out of Swineshead, south of Boston, has got off to an enthusiastic start by running two demonstration units – a top of the range 206/225hp Landini 7-230 Robo-Six and a […]

Arable cultivation technology offers weed control option for fruit and hops

A Kent fruit and hops grower is using a well-known arable cultivation technique in an attempt to maintain control of troublesome weeds as herbicide options diminish. Josh Berry used a short disc cultivator for the first time this year at Gushmere Court Farm near Selling in the hope of controlling both annual and perennial weeds. The implement has two rows of aggressive discs set at an angle to cultivate the soil and dislodge weeds to keep them at bay during […]

New self-propelled sprayers from John Deere

John Deere has launched its next generation of self-propelled sprayers, manufactured at the company’s Horst factory in The Netherlands. With the new R4140i 4000-litre capacity and R4150i 5000-litre capacity machines, engineers have further increased performance, precision, safety and operator comfort. The focus of these latest developments has been on improving sprayer output while ensuring that the highest possible application quality is maintained […]

New: TERRASEM FERTILIZER PRO

Pöttinger mulch seed drill with direct fertilisation The Pöttinger TERRASEM mulch seed drills take the lead with the next technical development in direct fertilisation. This new system is available for all mulch seed drills with working widths between 3 and 9 metres. Both the rigid TERRASEM R3 and R4 models as well as the folding TERRASEM C4, C6, C8 and […]

New Holland wins SITEVI Gold Medal for its all-inclusive multipurpose implement solutions for its grape harvesters and straddle tractors

• Two solutions to integrate every tool on the market on the New Holland grape harvester • Productivity with personalised settings, profitability and safety with intelligent tools New Holland Agriculture received the recognition of the jury panel of the SITEVI Innovation Awards 2019, who awarded the Gold Medal for its new all-inclusive solutions to easily use all multipurpose tools on the market […]