While we will have to wait a little bit longer for a physical version of the French SIMA machinery show, its digital alternative highlighted several machinery and technology developments, from loaders and drills to bale
For one Warwickshire grower, flexibility is key when it comes to drilling, with a Kuhn Aurock 6000 RC joining the fleet. Alex Heath finds out how the direct drill has performed so far.
Self-propelled diet feeders are becoming more common on UK farms, but their cost and size means they are generally considered to be the tool for a large dairy herd. However, one Warwickshire farmer has proved they can work for a smaller operation, too.
With more customers requesting a one pass baling and wrapping operation, one Cheshire contracting company took the plunge on Kuhns FBP3135 combi-baler. Alex Heath finds out how it has been performing.
Having tried a front-mounted swath merger in an effort to improve forage quality, one contractor has made the decision to step up to a larger trailed machine for the 2019 season.
Dee Bank Farm, Mount Road, Leek, Staffordshire,