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Muck scraping almost a pleasure with new McCormick tractor

Muck scraping almost a pleasure with new McCormick tractor
26-08-2014 10:29 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
Muck scraping almost a pleasure with new McCormick tractor
It’s a mucky job that needs doing twice daily without fail when cows are housed through the winter months. All the more reason, then, to have a dec...
19-08-2014 04:36 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
GPS trackers 'the answer to rural crime increase'
Rural theft, including theft of expensive farming vehicles, fertilizers and livestock, is on the rise in the UK, with the figures for 2013 up 5.2% on ...
19-08-2014 03:03 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
New Holland tractor helps tackle countryside crime
A New Holland tractor has joined the ranks at Staffordshire Police to help tackle countryside crime. The four-ton T5.105 Electro Command has been d...
19-08-2014 02:25 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
Farmers reminded of impending changes to Bovine TB rules
The National Farmers' Union is using Pembrokeshire County Show to remind farmers of impending changes to rules on Bovine TB which will come into effec...
18-08-2014 04:52 AM | Finance, Machinery and Spares, News
Smallridge Bros expands John Deere dealership
Devon and Cornwall based dealership Smallridge Bros Ltd has taken over the John Deere business previously managed by Robert Cole Agricultural Engineer...
18-08-2014 02:58 AM | Appointments, Machinery and Spares, News
Used equipment specialist now a fully-fledged dealership with Landini
An agricultural engineering business specialised in trading used equipment has ‘come of age’ by becoming a fully-fledged dealership handling the Landi...
13-08-2014 05:06 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
Sicey Farm purchases first Bobcat S450 Skid-steer Loader
Sicey Farm, a mixed arable and dairy farm near Beverley in East Yorkshire, has purchased the first Bobcat S450 skid-steer loader in the UK farming ind...
11-08-2014 09:20 AM | Finance, Machinery and Spares, News
Cost of rural crime revealed as Yorkshire sees most theft
The cost of rural crime in the UK was revealed today as Yorkshire, Kent and Lincoln saw the most theft in England according to the Rural Crime Survey ...
07-08-2014 12:10 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
New loader range gives latest Landini tractors a powerful lift
A new range of Landini tractor loaders has been introduced as the result of a pan-European agreement between Argo Tractors, the manufacturer of Landin...
07-08-2014 10:55 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
Substantial fuel savings win Doosan new wheel loader order
Following exhaustive competitive product testing, driver preference and substantial fuel cost savings has led to a new order for two further Doosan DL...
07-08-2014 10:47 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
Shielded sprayer for ornamental horticulture to be presented
Manufacturer of precision sprayers and applicators, Micron Group, will present its tractor-mounted Varidome band sprayer and a range of portable equip...
06-08-2014 11:47 AM | Shows and Events, Machinery and Spares, News
Tillage-Live visitors will see new Joker RT with levelling board in action
Tillage-Live visitors will see Horsch’s new Joker 6 RT with levelling board in action for the first time following its debut at Cereals 2014. Availabl...
05-08-2014 12:55 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
New McCormick at heart of contractor's expansion plans
Having clocked up more than a hundred hours, mostly with a big square baler on the drawbar, Warwickshire farmer and contractor Duncan Hawley succinctl...
30-07-2014 02:38 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
Kuhn to exhibit latest machinery at Normac
Kuhn Farm Machinery will exhibit its latest tine disc cultivator and semi-mounted reversible plough at this year’s NORMAC cultivation demonstrations a...
30-07-2014 02:33 AM | Finance, Machinery and Spares, News
JCB secures machine deal as UK market grows
JCB has secured an order for more than 1,000 machines from one of the UK’s plant hire companies in a deal worth £35 million. A-Plant has bought a f...
29-07-2014 23:50 PM | Appointments, Machinery and Spares, News
New venture with McCormick for Agri-Hire in Suffolk
A successful agricultural equipment hire and manufacturing business in Suffolk is adding a third string to its bow by taking on sales, service and par...
28-07-2014 02:06 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
New John Deere tractor transmission wins IMMA
John Deere’s DirectDrive transmission was judged winner of the tractor category in the new International Machinery Manufacturers Awards (IMMA), which ...
28-07-2014 01:56 AM | Dairy, Machinery and Spares, News
Claw launched for better sheep and goat milking
UK milking equipment manufacturer, Fullwood Limited, has announced the launch of a new sheep and goat milking claw which offers improved efficiencies ...
24-07-2014 10:25 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
UK tour dates unveiled for New Holland combines, tractors and balers
A national showcase tour of combines, tractors and balers will let farmers get to grips with the latest New Holland harvest technology. The demonst...
23-07-2014 15:22 PM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
New tractor transmission wins IMMA
John Deere’s DirectDrive transmission was judged winner of the tractor category in the new International Machinery Manufacturers Awards (IMMA), which ...
21-07-2014 14:42 PM | Finance, Machinery and Spares, News
Claydon appoints its first dealers
Claydon Drills has announced its first dealer appointments in the UK as part of an ongoing programme of expansion for the Suffolk-based manufacturing ...
21-07-2014 13:38 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
Farmers warned about machinery fires in hot weather
Farmers are being warned to watch for machinery fires during intensive haymaking and harvesting work in the hot weather. Each year thousands of far...
16-07-2014 17:53 PM | Machinery and Spares
Argo Tractors to build Landini tractors in Brazil
Landini tractors will be produced in Brazil at a new factory being built by the Argo Group of Italy to supply the local market. The new facility wi...
16-07-2014 11:33 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Products
Flexible control with the all-new DICKEY-john IntelliAg MVT Control System
For growers across the UK, knowing what type of product control system to invest in for controlling crop inputs can be a difficult choice with an incr...
11-07-2014 17:47 PM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
New Kuhn farm machinery to be shown at Royal Welsh Show
Kuhn Farm Machinery’s new RW 1400 and RW 1600 bale wrappers with e-Twin wrapping functionality will be on display at this year’s Royal Welsh Show at B...
11-07-2014 10:56 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
Innovation in agriculture 'in the spotlight' at Royal Welsh Show
A series of hi-tech innovations with potential to make Welsh farming more efficient and productive will come together under one roof at this year’s Ro...
11-07-2014 09:57 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
New Holland presents big Golden Jubilee line-up at Royal Welsh Show
New Holland’s stand at the Royal Welsh Show 2014 will be filled with models for visitors to appreciate in the year the company celebrates the 50th ann...
09-07-2014 15:59 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
Combine harvester sales drop significantly
Compared to the previous year, sales of combine harvesters have fallen. The market has contracted by significantly more than 10 percent – in particula...
08-07-2014 11:57 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
Harvesting equipment in demand at Shrewsbury plant and machinery auction
A large selection of entries for auctioneers Halls’ bi-monthly plant and machinery auction at Shrewsbury Auction Centre on June 6 included a good rang...
07-07-2014 11:21 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
Large crowd braces rain for Stone machinery auction
A large crowd braved heavy rain showers at auctioneers Halls’ successful collective machinery auction at Stanklyn Lane, Stone near Kidderminster last ...
07-07-2014 10:24 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
Fleet operators back texting while driving fines
Sixty-six per cent of fleet operators believe fines for texting while driving should be increased, a poll has shown. The seven-day survey was held...
04-07-2014 11:57 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
New Holland supports Blue Force 1000
New Holland’s latest range of agricultural tractors and machinery both large and small were on display alongside heritage tractors and machines at the...
01-07-2014 14:20 PM | Machinery and Spares
Direct sales for Bauer high-specification slurry tankers
Bauer is re-launching its high-specification tankers in Britain by supplying contractors and large farm operators direct at more favourable prices but...
30-06-2014 14:32 PM | Appointments, Machinery and Spares, News
Case IH appoints Advanced Farming Systems Specialist
Case IH, which is at the forefront of developments in Advanced Farming Systems (AFS®), has appointed Ross Macdonald as AFS Specialist/Training Coordin...
30-06-2014 11:45 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
Glastonbury kicked off with the help of New Holland rhythm and blues
The rhythm of blue New Holland tractor engines helped to kick start Glastonbury this year as a fleet was put into action setting up the world famous m...
26-06-2014 16:02 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
James Rebanks, Land Rover & The Prince’s Countryside Fund rural bursary
James Rebanks, of Penruddock, Cumbria, was awarded the Bursary to help develop his family’s Sheep farm and Sheep School project. James’ family-run far...
18-06-2014 12:23 PM | Machinery and Spares
New Landini 4 Series tractor range launched
An all-new range of Landini tractors, which is set to become a stockmen’s favourite, has been launched by national distributor AgriArgo UK. The 4 S...
18-06-2014 03:41 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
Suzuki gears up for the Royal Highland Show
Suzuki is gearing up for another great four-day event at the Royal Highland Show this week. The full range of Suzuki ATVs will be on display at the sh...
17-06-2014 14:26 PM | Machinery and Spares
New McCormick dealership realises a long-held ambition
Agricultural engineer Andrew Downing has realised a long-held ambition to represent a major international tractor manufacturer – his dealership has be...
17-06-2014 04:48 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
IMMA silver award for Axial-Flow 9230 combine
Case IH’s Axial-Flow 9230 was the only combine to receive an IMMA award at the Cereals event held on the 11th and 12th June. It won a silver award in ...
13-06-2014 11:47 AM | Machinery and Spares
McCormick range transformation shifts up a gear at Cereals Event
The transformation of the McCormick tractor range shifted up a gear at the Cereals Event where two new ranges were under the spotlight. McCormick d...
11-06-2014 06:59 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
New Holland launches upgraded T4 tractor range at Cereals 2014
Launched for the first time in Europe at Cereals 2014, New Holland’s popular T4 range has been enhanced with additional transmission options and impro...
11-06-2014 05:30 AM | Machinery and Spares
Sprayer makers quick to adopt new nozzle system
A new spraying system that gives operators greater control over spray quality and application rate will be demonstrated and exhibited on a number of c...
06-06-2014 07:37 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
Kverneland awarded silver medal at Royal Highland
The Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland (RHASS) has awarded a silver medal to Kverneland for the Exacta TL GEOspread in its 2014 Techn...
06-06-2014 07:31 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
Vicon to get silver medal award at the Royal Highland Show
The Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland (RHASS) has awarded the Vicon iXclean Pro sprayer cleaning system a silver medal in its 2014 T...
02-06-2014 09:39 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
Big line-up of New Holland models and dealerships at Welsh Grassland
The depth and strength both of New Holland’s range of equipment and its network of dealers will be on display to the crowds at this year’s Welsh Grass...
30-05-2014 06:20 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
New John Deere tractor to make Cereals 2014 debut
Featuring a Stage IV compliant engine for the first time on a European John Deere tractor, the new 7310R model with e23 transmission will be making it...
23-05-2014 01:49 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
Tong Peal to showcase Caretaker at Cereals 2014
Tong Peal, designer and manufacturer of agricultural handling equipment, will be showcasing the latest version of its market-leading Caretaker grader ...
22-05-2014 06:43 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Veterinary News
Innovative machinery receives recognition at Cereals
The Surface primary seedbed cultivator developed by machinery experts Cousins and Crop protection specialists Hutchinsons has been awarded a medal in ...
21-05-2014 08:05 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
Vicon launch new baler wrapper at Grassland
Grassland and Muck 2014 sees the Vicon baler portfolio extended with the new FlexiWrap, marking a return to baler-wrapper combinations with the grass ...
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