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.
Following the launch of Claas’ new Jaguar 800 series self propelled forage harvester for this foraging season, it is now the turn of the Jaguar 900 range for which there will be a number of new features and updates for the 2015 season.
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
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.
With a 2,000-hectare-plus workload, one Oxfordshire farmer expects full capacity from frontline kit. And the farm’s combine, a Claas Lexion 780TT, is no exception.
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.