Tuesday, May 31, 2016


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  • Deutz-Fahr appoints established dealer in arable heartland

    Deutz-Fahr has appointed the well-established Royston-based agricultural dealership Mark Weatherhead Ltd to cover Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire and North Hertfordshire. The move reinforces the brand's...

  • McConnel: New range of rollers to be unveiled at Cereals 2016

    McConnel will showcase its new Consolidator range of premium arable rollers at Cereals 2016. The company has enhanced its product portfolio after its recent merger with Twose of Tiverton, and can now...

  • Hi-Spec: High-flow slurry pump launched

    Hi-Spec Engineering will launch its new HS385 high-capacity slurry pump at his year’s Livestock Event. Unlike the existing lower-capacity, three-point mounted HS450 pump, the new HS385 is a completely...

  • Mzuri appoints an agent for Scotland

    Worcestershire-based strip tillage equipment manufacturer Mzuri has recently appointed George Buchan as an agent for Scotland. The appointment has been made in response to a strong grower interest in...

  • McCormick: New Efficient specification expands choice and appeal of  X7 Pro Drive

    A wider choice of equipment and features has been introduced on McCormick's X7 Pro Drive tractors with the launch of new Efficient models to complement the current full-specification Premium machines....

  • Blaney Motor Company: Wheeled loader concepts launched

    Following years of research and development, and identifying key markets, Blaney Motor Company launched two new wheeled loader concepts on its stand at Northern Ireland's Balmoral Show. In the current...

  • SlurryKat: Pump safety system developed

    A new system that allows operators of umbilical slurry systems to stop the flow of manure in the pipe and protect the pump at the same time has been developed by SlurryKat in Northern Ireland. In some...

  • Kverneland: Plough range extended with PN/RN 100 models

    Kverneland Group UK has taken the wraps off an all-new semi-mounted plough series called the PN/RN 100, available in eight- and nine-furrow builds. Its No 28 bodies are protected by shearbolt on RN 10...

  • New Opico dealer appointed at Kettering

    Opico has to announced the appointment of Venture Farm Machinery (VFM) as a new dealer for the Opico, He-Va, Sky, Strautmann and Maschio ranges of machinery. Based at Coppicemoor Farm Barn, at Pytchle...

  • Amazone to hold in-house Technical Day

    Following on from its Crop Conferences of previous years, there's a change in emphasis at Amazone UK later this month, away from the traditional formal seminars and crop trials visits, with just a loo...

  • Kubota to acquire Great Plains

    Japan's Kubota Group, which bought Norway's Kverneland Group in 2012, has announced its completed an agreement to acquire US-based Great Plains Manufacturing. The purchase expands the long-time partne...

  • Blaney Motor Company: New multipurpose vehicle to launch at Balmoral Show

    The Blaney Group of Ballymena, County Antrim, is about to take the next step in business growth with the launch of the Blaney Motor Company and a new multipurpose, compact machine specifically designe...

  • Pöttinger: Loader wagon offers unbeatable operating costs

    After 13 seasons of reliable operation, mid-Devon based Stephen Radford has traded in his Pöttinger Europrofi 1 loader wagon (pictured left) for a new Pottinger Europrofi 4510L Combiline loader wagon...

  • Krone: High-output BiG Pack HDP II baler

    BiG Pack HDP II is a new-generation, high-capacity square baler that delivers up to 50 per cent more bales than the 1290 HDP baler, while bale density has been increased by up to 10 per cent without c...

  • John Deere: New self-propelled sprayer to be previewed at Cereals 2016

    Featuring a larger 5,000-litre capacity spray tank and a new ultra-lightweight, but extremely strong, carbon fibre boom, John Deere’s new R4050i self-propelled sprayer will make its UK and Ireland sho...

  • Abbey Machinery’s new plant officially opened

    Abbey Machinery officially opened its new purpose-built manufacturing facility at Toomevara, County Tipperary, on May 3, 2016. EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Phil Hogan, offici...

  • Opico: Micro-Pro update brings greater stability

    Opico’s Mounted Micro-Pro Avadex applicator has been updated for the 2016 season to provide more strength and stability, and all existing customers are being offered a free upgrade to the 2016 build....

  • New dealer arrangements for Pöttinger in North Lincolnshire

    Pöttinger UK has announced the appointment of Lincolnshire Motors Ltd to represent the Pöttinger franchise in the north of the county from the company’s branches at Louth and Brigg. The move will see...

  • New Sumo team moves the company forward

    Drill and cultivation equipment company Sumo has announced four new appointments as the business continues to grow and strengthen its UK and worldwide operations. Robbie Polson joins the team as south...

  • Kuhn: New entry-level trailed sprayer revealed

    Kuhn Farm Machinery will officially launch a new 3,000-litre entry-level crop sprayer to its range of trailed machines at this year’s Cereals event. Previously unveiled at Agritechnica in late 2015, t...

  • Claas: New model is the widest mounted mower on the market

    Claas has further extended availability of its new Max Cut disc bed with the addition of six new disc mower models, one of which, the Disco 1100C Business, is the widest mounted mower combination on t...