There is plenty going on at New Holland, from new tractor launches to its involvement in the 2015 World Expo. Emma Penny interviews brand president Carlo Lambro.
FARMERS will be given a boost to tractor and trailer weights and speed limits from spring 2015.
A recent visit to Vaderstad’s HQ in Sweden, prior to the Paris International Agri Business show, SIMA, revealed new cultivation equipment and updates to its existing range. Georgina Haigh reports.
A return to the original Fastrac concept sees JCB design a completely new tractor from the ground up. James Rickard checks out the new 4000 Series.
ATVs and equipment
Not only has 2014 included the introduction of their Sportsman 570 Forest and Sportsman UTE but Polaris are also celebrating their 60th anniversary of all-terrain vehicle production.
Autos and 4x4s
Land Rover’s latest version of the Range Rover Sport no longer misleads with its Sport badging.
Machinery video playlist
New Holland is continuing its work on alternative fuels, concentrating on methane power rather than hydrogen, which it initially looked at as a new sustainable fuel source.
A flexible regime combining direct sown spring crops and low cost mulch seeding in autumn is helping to control grass-weeds and boost margins on a Cambridgeshire farm. Jane Carley reports.
If you have ever considered a forage wagon but were put off by the purchase price, then perhaps a second hand model could be a cost effective option. Geoff Ashcroft sought some buying tips from Pottinger’s Barry Humphreys.
Considering the purchase of a used telehandler? Expert John Craig of dealers Townson Tractors tells Jane Carley what to look out for and what to avoid.