SPEARHEAD STRENGTHENS EUROPEAN DISTRIBUTION

There’s been a huge transition at Spearhead and the impact is very positive. In a complete restructure of the distribution network, direct partnerships have been established with new importers in 15 European countries. The growth in coverage is substantial, whilst Spearhead is closer than ever to its customers. Strategically partnering with leading names in each country, customers now enjoy wider […]

Heavy-lift utility drone for agriculture

John Deere and Volocopter have announced their cooperation on cargo drone technology and presented the first large drone adapted for agricultural use at Agritechnica 2019. A demonstrator model of the VoloDrone equipped with a John Deere crop sprayer, which is ready for its first field flight, was displayed in the Future Technology Zone. Featuring a potential payload of 200kg, the VoloDrone is able to cover an enormous area, especially under difficult operating conditions. This first large agricultural drone is the result of a collaboration between John Deere, who bring knowledge of […]

JCB TO UNVEIL NEW LOADERS, TELEHANDLERS AND TRACTORS AT LAMMA

JCB will introduce several new and improved products at LAMMA 2020 – but for many visitors to the event at the NEC Birmingham on January 7/8, the highlight will be JCB’s WFT Fastrac Two, the highly modified tractor that holds an outstanding World speed record. Powered by a 7.2-litre JCB Dieselmax six-cylinder diesel engine tuned for 1,016hp and more than 2,500Nm of torque, this most dramatic version of the JCB Fastrac set […]

Fendt launches first telehandler

Fendt adds the Fendt Cargo T955 telehandler to its expanding full-line product range. The telehandler is marked by its unique lifting cab with vibration damping and its tough, durable build. With a load of 5.5 t and a lifting height of 8.5 m, the Fendt Cargo T can meet the highest demands in loading work. Telehandlers are mainly used on […]

NOVACAT ALPHA MOTION PRO is “Machine of the Year 2020” Second award for Pöttinger his year

With the new NOVACAT ALPHA MOTION PRO models, the enjoyment of mowing takes on a new dimension: The revolutionary front mower technology was awarded as “Machine of the Year” at the Agritechnica in Hanover (DE). An international jury from eleven nations awarded the coveted prize in a total of 15 categories. Pöttinger received the prestigious award in the “Haying” category. […]

CAT® D3K2 MULCHER FEATURES DURABLE, PRODUCTIVE DESIGN WITH OPERATOR SAFETY AND COMFORT AS PRIORITIES

The factory-built Cat® D3K2 Mulcher combines the solid foundation of the D3K2 dozer with the ruggedly designed Cat HM518 mulcher to take on a mix of small-to-medium-diameter material in a wide range of applications, including right-of-way construction/maintenance, site development, tree management, and fire-break clearing. Available with either a conventional long (XL) undercarriage or a low-ground-pressure (LGP) undercarriage, the machine works efficiently […]

A new dimension in harvest productivity and efficiency

John Deere has chosen Agritechnica 2019 to preview an addition to the top end of its combine harvester range with the all-new X9 model and matching draper header, specifically designed and developed for tough European harvesting conditions. Compared to the S790, which is the largest model in the current line-up, the X9 will deliver a step up in performance and […]

The future begins in the Future Technology Zone

In a new exhibition concept at this year’s Agritechnica, John Deere is demonstrating its leading position in precision agriculture in the Future Technology Zone. Nine different product developments and research projects in the fields of electrification, autonomy through automation and artificial intelligence show how agriculture could work even more sustainably and productively in the future. Electrification Zero emission compact utility tractor: This electric compact tractor is based on the John […]

New tractors make show debut at AgriScot 2019

John Deere’s new 6M Series tractors make their public show debut on Wednesday 20 November at AgriScot 2019 (stand no. 188). The four-cylinder 6120M and 6140M on display at the Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston feature higher standards of comfort, performance, manoeuvrability and visibility compared to previous models in the range. This is a more compact 6M Series tractor than John Deere has offered before, with the low bonnet design on the 6120M presenting a clear view to the frontof the machine. In addition, a slimmer steering wheel cowl and the newly […]

Case IH focuses on top-end technology with tractor, harvesting and connectivity developments at Agritechnica

Magnum AFS Connect makes European show debut / AFS Connect and mycaseih.com enhance connectivity, data management / Puma tractors revised / Vestrum CVXDrive brings continuously-variable technology down hp scale / New Axial-Flow 150 series combines / LB436 HD baler puts 22% more material into 120x90cm bales, features new TwinePro knotters A set of product launches spanning almost all of its key product categories is being revealed by Case IH atAgritechnica 2019, where the brand will fulfil its promise to focus on high-end […]