As well as the plethora of advice and knowledge sharing at the British Potato Event, there was also plenty of machinery for visitors to ponder over. James Rickard reports.
Following in the well established footsteps of Case IH’s Puma CVX models, the manufacturer is now offering CVX versions of its smaller Maxxum range. James Rickard puts one through its paces with an exclusive on-farm test.
The MLT 627 was a very important model for Manitou, so tackling the issue of meeting emission regulations while keeping existing customers happy with its latest model is a tricky balancing act. James Rickard finds out if the manufacturer has pulled it off with an on-farm test.
Autos and 4x4s
THERE is no doubt the Dacia Duster is a headline grabber. With the base price starting from just £11,095 for an entry-level four-wheel drive model, albeit powered by a petrol engine, what is there not to like?
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Machinery at the shows and events
Win the use of a New Holland T6 or T7 Auto Command™ tractor for one year with Farmers Guardian and New Holland
Promoting new businesses and innovation is a key theme of the Lamma Show, as this year’s award winners have proved. Geoff Ashcroft talks to the winners.
A specialist weeding machine designed for vegetable crops has found favour with pumpkin growers Dorian and Fiona Beards. Farmers Guardian reports.
Daily weather forecasts
DON'T miss our in-depth weather forecast presented by Simon Keeling at lunch time each day, aimed to give the most up-to-date farmers weather service available.