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When is a Fendt not a Fendt?

When is a Fendt not a Fendt?

This time last year in North America, AGCO unveiled its latest tractor line-up – the Challenger 1000 Series. Visitors to the...

July 4, 2017

Fendt lands in Africa – as production grows in Germany

Fendt lands in Africa – as production grows in Germany

German manufacturer Fendt has officially launched its tractors in Africa for the first time. The launch took place at the...

June 27, 2017

Pics: ‘Up close and personal’ with Ireland’s first Fendt forager

Pics: ‘Up close and personal’ with Ireland’s first Fendt forager

Recent news of a ‘test’ forager making its way to the island of Ireland spiked interest in the machinery business....

June 9, 2017

How is this Fendt forager faring in Northern Ireland?

How is this Fendt forager faring in Northern Ireland?

A Fendt Katana 65 self-propelled forage harvester is currently working in Northern Ireland. This is the first such Fendt-branded machine to be...

June 2, 2017

Chart: Which are the top-rated tractor brands?

Chart: Which are the top-rated tractor brands?

The European organisation representing the agricultural machinery industry – CLIMMAR – recently revealed the results of its 2016 survey of machinery dealers...

June 1, 2017

Video: ‘Black beauty’ Fendt fleet is a familiar sight in the north-west

Video: ‘Black beauty’ Fendt fleet is a familiar sight in the north-west

Agricultural contracting businesses can sometimes happen by ‘accident’, when farmers progressively expand and employ their own machinery to do the...

May 3, 2017

Chart: Fendt holds 4 of the 5 top positions in German tractor rankings

Chart: Fendt holds 4 of the 5 top positions in German tractor rankings

Registration statistics in Germany, for 2016, show that four Fendt tractor models are among the top-five models (of all brands)...

April 28, 2017

Just what tyre do you fit to a tractor of this stature?

Just what tyre do you fit to a tractor of this stature?

Michelin Tyres has recently fitted its largest set of agricultural tyres – the AxioBib IF 900/65 R46 – onto an...

April 28, 2017

Global farm machinery ‘giant’ passes away

Global farm machinery ‘giant’ passes away

Robert J Ratliff, who founded agricultural equipment manufacturer AGCO, has died. AGCO is the parent company which owns iconic brands...

April 28, 2017

250,000th Fendt Vario transmission has just rolled off the production line

250,000th Fendt Vario transmission has just rolled off the production line

The 250,000th Fendt Vario transmission unit rolled off the production line at the company’s German factory on Sunday, November 27....

December 1, 2016

Second-hand farm machinery sells for over €4m at auction

Second-hand farm machinery sells for over €4m at auction

A steady number of Irish buyers attended a second-hand machinery auction in the UK recently, which had a sales total...

November 18, 2016

Pics: Fendt releases new hay and forage equipment

Pics: Fendt releases new hay and forage equipment

Fendt has recently released it’s new hay and forage equipment, with the range including tedders, rakes and a choice of...

October 19, 2016

6 of the most expensive machines on show at Ploughing 2016

6 of the most expensive machines on show at Ploughing 2016

The National Ploughing Championships are underway in Screggan, Co. Offaly and all of the top agricultural machinery manufacturers are showcasing...

September 22, 2016

Pics: Fendt unveil updated 500 Vario tractor range

Pics: Fendt unveil updated 500 Vario tractor range

Fendt has unveiled its latest range of tractors, the Fendt 500 Vario series, which is available in 125-165 horsepower models....

September 5, 2016

Falling European tractor sales hit Massey and Fendt

Falling European tractor sales hit Massey and Fendt

AGCO, the manufacturers of Massey Ferguson, Valtra and Fendt have reported net sales of approximately $1.7bn (€1.55bn)  for the third...

October 29, 2015

Video: John Deere vs Fendt, who’s got the power?

Video: John Deere vs Fendt, who’s got the power?

Have you ever wondered which has more power; a John Deere or a Fendt? Well wonder no more because these...

April 22, 2015