ATVs and equipment

Polaris Sportsman UTE

Latest Polaris ATV targeted at hill farmers

3 July 2014

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.

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Autos and 4x4s

SsangYong Rexton W EX

New Rexton not to be overlooked

26 June 2014

You may not have noticed, but SsangYong’s Rexton W has returned to the market with the latest EU5-spec emissions-compliant diesel engine now installed.

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Machinery features

Team Fox-Pickering Contractors

Two maize heads are better than one for collaborative contractors

17 July 2014

Two Lincolnshire contractors have recently pooled resources to share equipment and labour, but only to meet the harvesting requirements of new biogas plants in their area, enabling both to grow their businesses. Geoff Ashcroft reports.

John White contractor

Young contractor shares challenges of starting own business Video

17 July 2014

Not stepping on other contractors toes, not taking on more work than you can handle; many long-established contractors could learn a thing or two from one young Lancashire-based contractor. James Rickard reports.

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Buyers guides

Pottinger Torro 5100L forage wagon buyers guide

Buyer's Guide: Avoid the pitfalls with used forage wagons

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.

Telehandler buyer's guide

Buyer's Guide: What should be considered when buying second-hand telehandlers?

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.

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