France is Lemken’s most important market after Germany, and the company’s largest subsidiary is now operating from a newly-opened sales and service site. Located in Boigny-sur-Bionne, near Orleans,
Spotted the new Discovery? Not yet? Well, you shouldn't have to wait too long, because, even though UK deliveries only started a few weeks ago, vehicle orders have already topped 5,000. That's good
Increased demand for engines from the construction, materials handling and agricultural sectors helped boost Deutz Ag’s turnover by nearly 3% to over €1.26 billion last year. Broken down by region,
In addition to the C-Mix shares, Amazone now offers the new C-Mix Clip quick-change system for its Cenius mulch cultivators. Described as a simple, quick and time-saving change over, the new share
Tomorrow marks to start of a New Holland tractor tour, in which several T7s will visit nine locations from the South West of England to Scotland. The event provides visitors with an opportunity to put
New farm machinery dealership AL Agri Ltd represents McCormick sales, parts and service in Angus, north Perthshire. Based on farm premises close to Forfar, the business was set up by long-time friends
Reduced soil compaction, lower operating costs, higher load capacity, no need to purchase specific rims, nor to change the inflation pressure between working in the fields and road travel. These are
GADS Maskinstation in Denmark is the first customer for the largest and most powerful Trac ever from Dutch firm Vredo. Claimed as the world’s largest and most powerful self-propelled slurry machine,
New 6m and 7m Performer versions have been added to Kuhn’s popular range of non-powered, deep tine-disc cultivators. Joining the existing 4m and 5m line-up launched in 2013, the two new
Last year was a turbulent one for Germany’s agricultural machinery manufacturers. Tractor sales fell by just 3%, but the dip in demand for harvesting, milking and transport equipment was much...
John Deere’s exclusive partner King Agro has opened a new facility at Picassent, near Valencia in Spain. This is dedicated to the production of the carbon fibre spray boom introduced last year on the
The UK distributor has launched a heads-up lightbar guidance system for manually steered tractors, and a new electric steering wheel system for non-autosteer ready machines. The Topcon SI-21 lightbar
Bridgend-based New Holland dealer JG Plant Ltd for South Wales has expanded its area, and acquired the premises at Beech Business Park in Hereford from New Holland dealer Ravenhill Ltd. JG Plant will
The full effects of today’s announcement that AGCO has reached an agreement to buy the Lely Group’s forage division have yet to break cover. The integration of Lely’s hay and forage technology...
The rumours circulated at the French SIMA show recently, and while the details of the deal are currently limited AGCO has just announced it has reached an agreement to acquire the forage division of
India’s biggest tractor maker Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) has acquired a majority stake in Turkish farm equipment company Hisarlar. Under the US$19 million transaction, which is expected to close next
Tractor-pulled scrapers are a common site at construction sites across North America, and there are a number of high-HP tractors on display at the ConExpo construction show this week. This includes
North American manufacturer Game Equipment is showing its most powerful tractor ever at the ConExpo construction show in Las Vegas this week. Called the 96ATX, power comes from a Stage IV Caterpillar
Agrifac has established two new world spraying records with its Condor self-propelled sprayer at a farm in Western Australia. The successful attempt took place at the farm of Karolyn, Tony and Brendan
Lemken has never made a secret of desires to add a self-propelled sprayer to the portfolio, either through an acquisition or an in-house development. Providing news from mainland Europe is correct
After building a new barn and increasing the size of his herd to 770, Danish dairy farmer Henrik Terkelsen’s attention turned to a new mixer wagon to replace his existing 30m³ version. The farmer...
Belair was showing the 2740 zero grazer which has been designed with larger wheel equipment to reduce compaction. The model on show at SIMA was fitted with 560/60 R22.5 tyres to reduce compaction,
Sly France was showing a modular no-till drill at SIMA. Available in working widths of 3.0m-9.0m, folding wings can be added to the chassis to extend the working width if more horsepower or land
Pressol was showing a new grease gun which doesn’t use a spring plunger. Suitable for 400gm cartridges which are then placed inside the barrel, a multi-use orange cap goes inside the cartridge to...
The biggest news on Amazone’s stand was the new 3.0m Cataya power/harrow grain only drill combination. New from the ground up, the newcomer pairs with the firm’s new 01 Series rotary harrows and
Sprayer manufacturers are looking to reduce boom weight and stress on the centre frame, and Hardi used the French show to gauge visitor interest for its first carbon fibre sprayer boom. The result of
Rousseau reckons the efficiency losses of the electrically driven rotor on its E-Kastor are just 5%, when 40% is more common with a hydraulically-powered system. The result of two years of R+D, the
Tractor manufacturers are not only talking about new products on display at this week’s SIMA show, but also providing a hint of a few things in the pipeline. Take Same Deutz-Fahr, for example, which
Dutch firm Ploeger is not alone in looking to develop a machine to fill the void following AGCO’s decision to end production of the European-built TerraGator. It is still on the drawing board, but
John Deere is not the only company showing an electric tractor at SIMA this week. So too is TYM, but then at the opposite end of the power scale and a prototype of a compact tractor called the T293EV
The 226hp X7.690 is an additional model at the top of McCormick’s X7.6 Series. Bringing the total number of models in the range to five (X7.650, X7.660, X7.670, X7.680 and X7.690), all feature new