France’s first agricultural museum, the Musée du Compa, has a new highlight: a full-scale Claas Arion 460 Panoramic tractor built entirely from Lego. Made up of almost 800,000 bricks, including 388
Intelligent interior and exterior LED lighting, ultrasonic proximity sensors, a newly-designed joystick and a multi-touch display with graphical interface are just some of the new technologies
The three-millionth engine recently left the production line at the Deutz engine factory at Cologne-Porz (an average of around 130,500 a year since the plant opened in June 1993). Another milestone in
Euro Auctions is expecting the hammer to fall on over 4,500 lots at its next unreserved plant sale at Leeds which takes place from the tomorrow to Friday. This would make it the auctioneers largest
Farmers seeking a high-quality spreader with compact dimensions take note; the body height remains at 1.13m for a low centre of gravity in the latest model in Joskin’s Tornado3 range, but the
One hundred years of John Deere tractors will be on show at the company’s 50 Celebration & Heritage Event at Langar near Nottingham on September 24 and 25, 2016, when John Deere Limited publicly
Agrifac continues to increase the number of options available for its Milan trailed sprayers. The latest option, HighTechAirPlus (HTA), allows operators to select and maintain the desired droplet
67,000…. that’s how many combine harvesters have rolled off the production line at AGCO’s Breganze plant in northern Italy. The milestone machine, a 360hp Massey Ferguson Beta 7370, was recently
ZF has acquired a 40% stake in German-firm Ibeo Automotive Systems, a market leader in Lidar (Light Detection and Ranging) technology and in developing object detection software for autonomous
It is 80 years since Fabien and Albertine Burel founded Sulky Burel, and to mark the occasion the French seed drill and fertiliser spreader manufacturer recently staged two events in Brittany. During
New Holland’s new CR8.80 combine can be seen working at the company’s UK-wide Harvest Demonstration tour which kicks-off today (August 12) at Taunton, in Somerset. Capable of operating with a 30’
Increased revenues from the agricultural spraying division were largely responsible for the nearly 17% rise in Exel Industries Q3 (March-May 2016) revenues of €240.5 million. Sales from the...
With many UK and Irish farmers just starting to nibble away at this year's wheat crops, Claas UK has already unveiled its new product offering for Harvest 2017. There are new straw-walker harvesters,
The commercial version of the long-awaited Tribine combine harvester can be seen in action at this month’s Farm Progress Show, and machines are available to order for the 2017 harvest. Much of the
AGCO net sales for the first six months of 2016 of approximately US$3.6 billion are a decrease of around 5.8% compared to the same period in 2015, and the concern expects total 2016 net sales to reach
The demand for a simple mechanical seed drill suited to sowing wildlife margins and game cover strips has led Italian firm MaterMacc’s new UK operation to import a range of linkage-mounted Grano
From Sept 1st there will be a number of new grassland kit additions to the Kuhn price list. Arguably the stand-out debutant is the monster GA 15131 four-rotor rake (9.5m-14.7m working width) —
John Deere and Geringhoff have signed a marketing agreement whereby dealers in Deere’s Region 2 (Europe, CIS, North Africa and the Middle East) will supply its combine harvesters with Geringhoff...
With two new ranges of mid-hp tractor lines and a couple of new fixed-chamber round balers, Case IH is targeting medium-sized livestock and mixed farms with its latest round of product introductions.
Claas has acquired the US-developed Shredlage maize treatment technology. The news comes just a year after Claas signed a license agreement with the owners of the patented technique, which involves
AGCO has never made a secret of plans to offer the Fendt-built 1000 Series through its other brands, and the public debut of the Challenger versions will take place later this month at the Farm
The new 6-cyl (7.7lit) Mercedes Benz engine inside the Varitron Platinum 270 - the latest version of Grimme’s two-row self-propelled potato harvester - kicks out 354hp (was 326hp). The new block not