Thursday, January 29, 2015


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  • Opico: High-precision Avadex applicator launched

    Opico launched a micro-granule applicator – the Micro Pro 16 – developed for applying Avadex at the 2015 Lamma Show. Designed to ensure an accurate spread pattern is achieved, independent tests have s...

  • New Holland: Upgraded T8 tractor range launched

    New Holland Agriculture has upgraded the T8 Series with its EcoBlue Hi-eSCR technology to comply with Stage IV emissions standards. The entire range is more powerful than its predecessor and has maint...

  • Twose: New combo machines are key to combatting compaction

    Twose’s innovative new all-in-one subsoiler and aerators, the SSA range, was unveiled at Lamma 2015. Designed to boost soil quality and help farmers fight compaction, they combine two operations in a...

  • Maschio: Heavy-duty flail mower has flexibility to fit front or rear of tractor

    Maschio Gaspardo UK launched its new Bufalo flail mower, a heavy-duty mulcher suitable for use on tractors of up to 200hp, at the Lamma Show. It has the flexibility to be mounted on a front or rear li...

  • McConnel: Major breakthrough in flail technology unveiled

    McConnel launched what it describes as the most important breakthrough in flail development in more than a decade, it's new F14 T-flail, at Lamma 2015. The F14 is the first heavy-duty t-flail that's e...

  • Mitas: Premium tyre fitments in full swing

    Key agriculture machinery manufacturers have started to mount Mitas Premium tyres as a substitute for Continental-branded tyres. As Mitas previously announced, its new Premium tyres are replacing all...

  • Tatra: Agricultural tractor unit offers economical crop haulage

    An all-wheel-drive tractor unit based on specialist truck technology is the ideal tool for agricultural haulage, offering higher outputs at lower cost, according to Czech Republic-based manufacturer T...

  • Bobcat: High-performance T450 tracked loader

    Bobcat has expanded its range of compact tracked loaders with the launch of the new T450 model. Filling the gap in the range between the T110 and T590 models – once occupied by the discontinued T140 l...

  • Michelin: Ambitious growth plans for Exelagri dealer network

    Michelin’s agriculture division has announced ambitious plans to increase its Exelagri European dealer network to 1,000 accredited outlets achieving a 50 per cent market share of aftermarket farm tyre...

  • Abbey Machinery: Manufacturer moves into new factory

    Agricultural equipment manufacturer Abbey Machinery is settling into a new purpose-built manufacturing facility at Toomevara, County Tipperary, Ireland, completing a move that's been planned for the p...

  • Picursa: Spanish manufacturer now selling into the UK

    Based about 50km North-west of Zaragoza in Spain, Picursa is a company dedicated mainly to the manufacture of mulchers, mowers and brush cutters for the agricultural and forestry industries. Experienc...

  • Case IH: Lamma debut for new Farmall A range

    Case IH's new Farmall A tractor, which goes into production at the beginning of 2015, will be launched at Lamma 2015. Designed to perform a key role in a wide range of farming businesses, the Farmall...

  • Zetor: Engine deal points to larger models on the way

    Czech Republic-based Zetor Tractors has announced a deal with Germany's Deutz AG for the supply of four- and six-cylinder diesel engines beginning in 2015. The engine manufacturer will supply its TCD...

  • JCB: Lamma 2015 launch for new Loadall handlers

    New additions to JCB's range of telescopic handlers will be showcased at Lamma 2015, emphasising the span of performance levels and applications catered for by the company. “These new telescopic handl...

  • McCormick: First CVT tractors to be unveiled at Lamma 2015

    McCormick distributor AgriArgo is pulling out all the stops for 2015's Lamma Show as it launches the marque’s first tractor with a continuously variable transmission (CVT) alongside an extended livest...

  • Weaving Machinery: Precision mixer feeder wagons from Peecon

    While the Peecon range of feeder wagons is new to the UK, it has been in production for 18 years in the Netherlands and is already in use in more than 40 countries. There are even Peecon feeders in th...

  • Landini: Latest models on show at Lamma 2015

    A new line-up of small tractors for livestock farmers, fruit growers, commercial horticulture and a host of other applications will be among the biggest ever display of Landini tractors presented at t...

  • Mitas: Tyres could be made from dandelion rubber

    Mitas is planning to test the first agriculture tyre made from agriculturally cultivated crops. Rubber extracted from the Kazakh dandelion (Taraxacum koksaghyz) will complement rubber tree latex in th...

  • New Holland: Upgraded T8 tractor range set for UK debut

    New Holland will launch its upgraded T8 tractor series at the 2015 Lamma Show in January. The new tractors' engines feature EcoBlue Hi-eSCR technology to comply with Stage IV emissions standards. The...

  • MTS and J Wood & Son form new Bobcat Partnership

    MTS Group and J Wood & Son (Bilsdale Ploughs) Ltd have formed a strategic partnership to provide sales, service and parts support for the Bobcat range of compact loaders, compact excavators, teles...

  • Amazone: Mechanical ZA-TS spreaders launched

    Amazone is making its ZA-TS fertiliser spreader available in a mechanically driven format with a new narrower hopper that's just 2.6 m wide for safe road transport in narrower lanes. The mechanical ve...