McConnel will use next month’s Cereals Event to add the premium arable rollers previously sold by Twose of Tiverton to its growing portfolio of arable kit. Re-branded as the Consolidator and finished
The mechanisation of African agriculture is one of the most crucial challenges of our time, claims New Holland brand president Carlo Lambro. “Winning it means not only guaranteeing food
While many farmers and contractors demand a high-level of tractor specification, there are others who either prefer a simpler equipment package or feel the tractor’s workload doesn’t justify lots...
Over 2,000 people turned up to tour Abbey Machinery’s newly-opened manufacturing facility in Toomevara, Co Tipperary, Ireland, recently. Situated on a 30-acre (12ha) site, the new 100,000sq.ft.
The latest version of JCB’s flagship S-series agricultural wheeled loader can be seen working on the silage clamp at ScotGrass today. New features for the 13.6-tonne 435S Agri include the spacious...
Opico has appointed Venture Farm Machinery (VFM) as a new dealer for the Opico, HE-VA, Sky, Strautmann and Maschio machinery ranges. Based at Coppicemoor Farm Barn in Pytchley near Kettering, VFM, a
The emphasis at this year’s Amatechnical technical field day and open house is away from the traditional formal seminars and crop trials visits and an overview of new kit in the yard, to a different
The full details have yet to surface, but Kubota has entered into an agreement to purchase Great Plains Manufacturing in a deal valued at around US$430 million. Due to be completed in July, the
Visitors to next month’s Royal Welsh Grassland Event will be able to see the biggest working demonstration of new ‘X’ generation McCormick tractors. North and mid-Wales dealers HJR Agri, based at
Kuhn Farm Machinery’s range of trailed sprayers will be expanded with the new entry-level Lexis 3000 at this year’s Cereals event. First seen at Agritechnica, the newcomer is designed as a lower...
Mzuri Ltd says the new design of spring-loaded pivoting discs fitted to the latest versions of its Pro-Til Select 6T (6m) strip-till drill and trailed Pro-Til 4T (4m), helps to improve straw
UK Agrimaster importer Weaving Machinery has taken over the distribution of the Brevi power harrows and rotovators previously sold by Reco. The move follows the purchase of Brevigliere by the
Feedback from users of 2015-built versions of Opico’s mounted Micro-Pro Avadex applicator confirmed there was scope to increase boom stability and working speed when travelling across rough land.
Drill and cultivation equipment company Sumo has made several new appointments to strengthen its UK and worldwide operations. Robbie Polson joins the team as southern area technical sales manager.
After more than 30 years in the company, 25 of which as joint managing director, Klaus Pöttinger will hand over his management responsibilities to new executive board members Jörg Lechner and Markus
Dutch sprayer and sugar beet harvester maker Agrifac is about to start building a new factory and offices at Steenwijk, the design of which will be completely energy neutral. The company has applied