WITH manoeuvrability and safety issues associated with transporting combine cutterbars coming under scrutiny as they get ever wider, header trailer manufacturer Shelbourne Reynolds has introduced three new all-wheel steer variants at the top-end of its range.
A modular design to meet multiple market requirements is the design mantra behind Massey Ferguson’s new utility tractor. James Rickard finds out more about the new Global Series.
While Pottinger had plenty of updates across its entire range of machines, it was the revealing of a new round baler line-up which stole the show at its latest event. James Rickard reports.
With not one, but two tractors from the same range to test, with different specs, we got the opportunity to give Massey Ferguson’s new 6600 tractor series a thorough evaluation. James Rickard put them through their paces.
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
CITROEN’S face-lifted Berlingo range continues to include the enhanced traction model known as the XTR+.
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Manufacturers at the Tillage Live event responded to unpredictable establishment conditions facing farmers with a range of equipment designed or adapted to be more flexible and capable of working in min-till regimes or on plough where inversion tillage has been brought back into the rotation. Jane Carley reports.
Thanks to the latest in telemetry technology, available for tractors, combines and various other pieces of machinery, users can now make better use of yield maps to increase and make crop production more efficient.
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.