Wednesday, November 26, 2014


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  • Kverneland: High-performance seeding with the latest U-Drill

    High performance and user-friendliness are key features of Kverneland’s latest U-Drill, which will be shown at Lamma 2015. With a 6m working width, the U-Drill 6000 is the first of a new range of univ...

  • Michelin: New Tweel goes into production

    Michelin has opened a factory in North America to produce the company's new Tweel airless radial tyre. An idea first conceived by Michelin research engineers in the US, the Tweel is a revolutionary no...

  • Joskin: New articulated pumping arm aids slurry transfer

    The new Joskin articulated pumping arm is a compact, comfortable and multifunctional filling solution that attaches to the front linkage of the tractor. Thanks to a pumping height that can reach 4.5m...

  • Weaving Machinery: Straight-blade snowplough added to range

    Weaving Machinery has extended its range of Cateogry 2 three-point-linkage mounted tractor snowploughs to include the two SC straight-blade models in overall widths of 2.7m and 3.0m to clear paths of...

  • Kellands appoints new service manager

    Kellands has appointed Alex Fastnedge as its new service manager. Mr Fastnedge takes up his new role in January 2015 and will lead the team that maintains Kellands' renowned range of Agribuggy sprayer...

  • Chandlers extends into Bedfordshire with Agco

    Chandlers (Farm Equipment) Ltd has extended its franchise area, taking on the Bedfordshire territory for Agco's Massey Ferguson, Fendt and Valtra brands. The company, which is a family-run concern, wa...

  • Massey Ferguson: Polar tractor lands in Antarctica

    The Massey Ferguson 5610 tractor set to spearhead an expedition to the South Pole has touched down in the Antarctic. Transported in a IL76 heavy-cargo aircraft, the tractor landed at Novo Runway from...

  • John Deere: 7R Series tractor sets new fluid efficiency benchmark

    John Deere's 7310R tractor has set a new fluid efficiency record for high-horsepower Stage IIIB and Stage IV tractors in the demanding Powermix test at Germany's DLG test centre. With an average of on...

  • Kuhn: New range of entry-level disc mowers

    Kuhn Farm Machinery has updated its entry-level range of disc mowers with the arrival of four new versions of its basic GMD model. Available in working widths from 1.6m to 2.8m, the four model range u...

  • Joskin: High-capacity Q-Bigliner tankers introduced

    Belgian company Joskin has extended its range of slurry equipment with the new series of large-volume and high-quality Q-Bigliner tankers. Designed for high-capacity transport and not fitted with equi...

  • Kverneland: Isomatch Tellus awarded AEF certification for task control and section control

    The Kverneland Group’s universal dual-screen terminal, IsoMatch Tellus, has become the first universal terminal in the world to gain Agricultural industry Electronics Federation (AEF) Isobus certifica...

  • New Holland: Specialised title for T3F tractor

    New Holland’s new T3F tractor has won the title of  Specialised Tractor of the Year for 2015 at the EIMA Show at Blogna. The judges for the award, a panel of 23 leading farm machinery journalists from...

  • Horsch Leeb: New PT280 sprayer launched

    Horsch has updated its self-propelled sprayer with new features to keep it ahead of the competition and meet strict new emissions standards. The latest Leeb PT280 sprayer now features a 285hp Mercedes...

  • Mitas: Tyre manufacturer phasing out Continental brand

    Mitas has launched its new Mitas Premium brand, a new product line of agricultural radial tyres for powerful machines that will replace all Continental-branded tyres on new machinery produced by origi...

  • John Deere: HarvestLab wins innovation award

    John Deere’s HarvestLab sensor system has won the Highly Commended prize in the Award For Innovation category at the 2014 Farm Business Cream Awards, which recognise the best innovations, ideas and su...

  • Horsch: TurboDisc coulter introduced

    Horsch has developed a new TurboDisc seed coulter for all seed drills with a double-disc coulter, such as the Pronto, Express and Focus models. Key features of the new coulter design are the developme...

  • Claas: New Atos tractor range unveiled

    Claas is introducing a completely new tractor model, the Atos, which will be available in both three-cylinder and four-cylinder variants, includes a total of six models that range in power from 76 to...

  • McCormick: X6L mechanical models launched

    Three new McCormick tractors take on the mantle of the popular MTX as the lower-cost mechanical alternative to higher-spec models in the range. The McCormick X6 "L" tractors come with a manual 18x18 s...

  • Amazone: ZA-TS fertiliser spreaders available with new capacities and widths

    Amazone has expanded its new ZA-TS series with additional models. Thanks to the modular design and hopper capacities between 1,700 and 4,200 litres, there's now a ZA-TS spreader in a suitable size for...

  • Fullwood: New robot raises the standard in automated milking

    UK-based milking equipment manufacturer Fullwood Limited has today launched an all-new version of its class-leading Merlin automated milking system. Featuring integrated segregation gates and a comple...

  • Mitas: Innovation award for PneuTrac concept

    Mitas' revolutionary tyre concept PneuTrac – first seen at AgriTechnica in 2013 – has received the Technical Innovation Award at Bologna's EIMA Show in Italy. The jury awarded Mitas PneuTrac as the be...