Machinery and equipment news around the UK

13 August 2019



John Deere updates combines for 2020

13 August 2019

Numerous combine updates for next year

Fire warning as pictures show combine engulfed in flames

7 August 2019

The incident happened at a farm near Bath

Claas unveils Rollant 520 fixed-chamber round baler

5 August 2019

It bales with a diameter of 1.25 m

Police use night-vision drones to combat illegal butchery

5 August 2019

The drone uses thermal image technology

Rural crime hits £50m as brazen criminals target farmers

5 August 2019

Rural crime costs reach seven-year high

£150k awarded to agri-food research projects

2 August 2019

IoT tech have real potential to transform farming

Farmers move to improve pre-em applications

2 August 2019

A quarter of farmers have made changes

Claas unveils high-performance combines

2 August 2019

The machines now reach up to 790 hp

Europe's first John Deere 9900i goes to Northern Ireland

1 August 2019

The 9900i is the biggest of the new 9000 Series

British farmers to be represented at Brighton Pride

31 July 2019

The tractor 'Sassy Ferguson' will join the pride

Debate ensues over farm traffic during harvest

26 July 2019

'Bear with us while we move our combines about'

Farmers urged to stay safe this harvest

25 July 2019

Top tips help farmers stay safe

Thieves steal tractor of 'sentimental value' to farmer

24 July 2019

The blue Ford tractor is a distinctive model

Four of the most exciting tech for growers

16 July 2019

It’s no surprise that robotics is popular

Farmers trial 'Skippy Scout' smartphone app

12 July 2019

Initial training with the drone 'went well'

Ben Goldsmith’s daughter dies after ATV crash on farm

10 July 2019

The 15-year-old died on the family farm in Somerset

Second round of Small Grants scheme opens

9 July 2019

£15m available for new farm equipment

Pre-harvest safety briefing 'could save lives'

8 July 2019

Farms become more dangerous during harvest

'Modest decline' in June tractor registrations

8 July 2019

It follows 2 months of large year-on-year movements

Fendt shows off next-generation 900 Vario series

3 July 2019

The series features a powerful new design

Fundraiser started after farmer loses arm in machinery accident

28 June 2019

The arm could not be saved despite hours of surgery

£31.2m fund to help farmers be greener and produce more

28 June 2019

Farmers set to benefit from major innovations

Second-hand machinery market remains 'buoyant'

26 June 2019

Such auctions provide an 'excellent opportunity' for farmers

Spate of quad bike burglaries triggers warning to farmers

26 June 2019

The police have issued a warning to farmers

Farmer left 'shaken' after tractor overturns in ditch

25 June 2019

The man had to be rescued by firefighters

Nissan introduces 'robot duck' for Japanese farmers

24 June 2019

The small robot helps farmers battle weeds

JCB sets speed record with 103.6mph tractor

21 June 2019

The speedy tractor has set a new British record

Cold plasma tech could 'transform' UK food production

21 June 2019

It can reduce harmful antibiotics in the food chain

UK vertical farm business announces £5.4m investment

18 June 2019

IGS supplies plug-and-play vertical farming technology

Stolen tractor returned after police spot thieves driving erratically

18 June 2019

Police noticed tractor driving wrong way on a roundabout