Machinery and equipment news around the UK

25 September 2020

Police warning after thieves raid Lincs farms for GPS kits

22 September 2020

Thirteen GPS systems stolen in spate of thefts

Grain 'swimming' robot tackles post-harvest storage losses

21 September 2020

Robot could save 380t of grain every year

John Deere will not attend European trade shows in 2021

17 September 2020

Covid crisis means firm will not travel internationally

Fisher German holds first machinery auction since lockdown

15 September 2020

Still strong appetite for second-hand machinery

Farmers told to 'pin it or pen it' to deter GPS thieves

8 September 2020

Tech savvy GPS thieves continue to target farms

Tractor sales continue downward trajectory, figures show

6 September 2020

August 2020 sales lower than 2019

£10m fund to help Scottish farmers buy new equipment

4 September 2020

Covid-19 'green recovery' fund to help farmers

Virtual ploughing contest to go ahead amid cancellations

2 September 2020

VPlough will provide an online contest

'Compact but still powerful': Valtra unveils G series tractor range

2 September 2020

Finnish manufacturer unveils new tractor range

Agri tech firm raises £8.4m to roll out farm robots

1 September 2020

Farming industry set for technological shift

Thieves foiled after stolen quad bike found in fog

24 August 2020

Farmers reminded to increase security

Farmers told to check GPS kit serial numbers as thefts surge

20 August 2020

Thefts of expensive GPS guidance kits rise

UK soft fruit growers to create 'world’s first robotic farm'

20 August 2020

Trial to address future labour shortages

Farmer devastated after GPS systems worth £200k stolen

19 August 2020

Farmer says 'business has been violated'

July 2020 tractor sales plunge, new figures show

15 August 2020

Comes amid ongoing Covid uncertainty

Farmer praised for doing 'the right thing' after combine fire

14 August 2020

Combine harvester caught fire in hot temperatures

Claas unveils second generation Lexion 6000 and 5000 straw-walkers

11 August 2020

New machines will boost output

Stolen quad bike tracked and recovered in late-night police pursuit

10 August 2020

Vehicle tracker helps farmer retrieve quad

Scottish farm and food businesses to share £5m grant

10 August 2020

Grants awarded to help firms expand

£1.25m funding for Digital Innovation Farm at Hartpury

5 August 2020

It will create new agri-tech innovation

Rural crime hits £54m as gangs continue to target farms

4 August 2020

Rural crime cost reaches eight year high

Drones help growers reduce £100m oilseed losses

31 July 2020

Growers spot Phoma early to protect crop

Farmers reminded on MOTs and driving licence renewals

30 July 2020

Farmers and crofters urged to plan ahead

New Holland launches twin-rotor CH7.70 combine

29 July 2020

Introduces crossover harvesting concept

Midlands Machinery Show scheduled for November cancelled

27 July 2020

Covid-19 thwarts Midlands Machinery Show

Safety tips for farm vehicle drivers when passing cyclists

24 July 2020

Farmers given safety tips regarding cyclists

Firefighters praise quick-thinking farmer after tractor fire

23 July 2020

Cornish farmer saves field of hay

Mercedes-Benz Unimog leads way for rural groundworks contractor

21 July 2020

He says Unimog has 'amazing range of abilities'

Farm Safety Week: Transport biggest cause of farm fatalities

20 July 2020

Transport biggest cause of farm deaths

Thieves steal GPS guidance screens from eleven tractors

15 July 2020

Stolen screens worth more than £10,000