Cumbrian farm machinery dealership makes switch to McCormick tractors

A change of tractor franchise to McCormick will enable an agricultural machinery dealership to support more farmers and contractors throughout Cumbria. Newton Trailer Centre, run by Tony and Fiona Blackburn at Newton Reigny near Penrith, is already part of the Argo Tractors nationwide dealer network, having supplied Landini products for several years. But a review of the tractor market in the county has resulted […]

John Deere dealer Sherriff acquires Greenlay

John Deere agricultural and turf dealer Thomas Sherriff & Co Ltd, whose headquarters are based at Haddington in East Lothian, has bought the professional turf business of Greenlay Ltd in Cramlington, south Northumberland. This development extends the dealership’s trading area and takes to seventhe total number of Sherriff outlets serving customers from the River Forth in Scotland, down through the Borders to Durham in north-east England and reaching out west to the Cumbrian border.  Sherriff’s head office site at Backburn in Haddington, which replaced the previous facility […]

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 […]

Massey Ferguson introduces Best in Class Customer Service with the launch of the exclusive MF Always Running Courtesy Fleet Program available from dealers

Massey Ferguson, a worldwide brand of AGCO (NYSE:AGCO), is proud to announceat Agritechnica the introduction of an exclusive courtesy fleet service that defines a new standard of customer service in the farm machinery industry. ‘MF Always Running, Your Courtesy Fleet’ is available to all Massey Ferguson tractor owners, through participating MF Dealers. It provides a temporary replacement machine to ensure owners can continue working with minimum interruption, maximising uptime while their tractors are being serviced or repaired. With MF Always Running participating Massey Ferguson dealers will provide a range of courtesy tractors – from 100hp to 400hp – including general purpose tractors through the arable […]

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 […]

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 […]

LQG Agri appointed as new McCormick tractors dealer in Warwicks and north Oxon

LQG Agri has been appointed as a McCormick tractor dealer for Warwickshire and north Oxfordshire, in the latest appointment of key new dealerships in a recruitment drive that began at LAMMA 2019. Based in Upper Quinton near Stratford-upon-Avon, the dealership jointly owned by the Lockwood family, co-founders of Lower Quinton Garages, and former JCB sales manager Malcolm Davies, chose McCormick to expand its product portfolio for the area. “We’ve been looking for a tractor […]