Massey Ferguson invigorates its show strategy and strengthens its MF eXperience Tour for 2020

Massey Ferguson, a worldwide brand of AGCO (NYSE:AGCO), is pleased to announce it’s continuing its novel, disruptive show strategy and strengthening its European MF eXperience tour in 2020. While still introducing and promoting its full line of products and services at shows, farmers and contractors also have the opportunity to try and test machines on their own farms as well as at local dealer and field events. “This year’s indoor show schedule presents a challenge for the whole industry. On top of the FIMA show in […]

NEW EQUIPMENT, ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES, SERVICES, AND GLOBAL OPERATOR CHALLENGE TO HIGHLIGHT THE CATERPILLAR CONEXPO-CON/AGG EXPERIENCE

NEW OUTDOOR FESTIVAL GROUNDS EXHIBIT DESIGNED TO REINFORCE MESSAGE TO CONTRACTORS – “YOUR WORK MATTERS” Paying tribute to those building the world’s infrastructure, the Caterpillar CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020 experience includes a mix of static displays, equipment demonstration area,  and new services/technologies under the theme of “Your Work Matters.” The 60,000 ft2 (5574 m2) exhibit in the show’s new outdoor Festival Grounds includes […]

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 […]

Landini introduces 114-140hp V-Shift tractorwith CVT transmission at The Ploughing

A new Landini tractor that brings all the control, efficiency and driver comfort benefits of a stepless CVT transmission lower down the horsepower scale will make its first appearance in Ireland at the National Ploughing Championships in September. The Landini 6-145C LS V-Shift is a variant of the popular 6C Series, previously only available with semi-powershift transmissions; the new V-Shift transmission provides ultimate driving ease in the yard with a […]

McCormick tractors for tillage and grassland to feature at The Ploughing

Active on-farm demonstrations by dealers in Ireland have helped bring home to farmers the features and benefits of the latest crop of higher-horsepower McCormick tractors that will be exhibited at The Ploughing – the Irish National Ploughing Championships being held on September 17-19 at Ballintrane, Co Carlow. The 205hp boosting to 225hp flagship of the McCormick X7 Series has been doing the rounds, […]

RTM Show 2019

On Wednesday Machine Mad headed to the RTM Show 2019 held at RT Machinery’s HQ in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. The show was the busiest to date and there was a great atmosphere with loads of demonstrations and equipment to look at. As ever we were impressed with the Spider Mower which we recently tried and reviewed (See the review here). The […]

What’s On Guide – September 2019

Below are a list of Machine and Farm related events and shows taking place in September 2019. Make sure you keep an eye on Machine Mad Blog’s event calendar for more events in the coming months.  Tillage-Live, Wednesday 4th September 2019, 8am – 3pm, Deenethorpe Airfield, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17 3AN  RTM Show, Wednesday 4th September 2019, 9.30am – 3.30pm, R T Machinery Brackwell Farm, […]