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Combined Powers’ first demonstration trials of autonomous tractor

Combined Powers’ first demonstration trials of autonomous tractor

It was back in March that Krone and Lemken announced to the world that they had been working together on...

May 23, 2022

Krone and Lemken partner up to enter tractor market

Krone and Lemken partner up to enter tractor market

Without any great fanfare the two German companies of Krone and Lemken have quietly announced they have jointly ventured into...

March 16, 2022

Retiring head of Krone aftersales lauds merits of parts and service

Retiring head of Krone aftersales lauds merits of parts and service

The parts and service arm of any manufacturing business is often considered rather unglamorous and something of a backwater in...

July 31, 2021

The BiG M celebrates a big anniversary

The BiG M celebrates a big anniversary

The BiG M remains unique in the world of agricultural machinery. It is the world’s only mass-produced, self-propelled mower, and...

June 5, 2021

World’s biggest harvester makes its way to Ireland

World’s biggest harvester makes its way to Ireland

The first model of the world’s most powerful forage harvester, Krone’s BiG X 1180, has landed on Irish shores. The...

February 22, 2021

’20 years a-growing’: BiG X hits big birthday milestone

’20 years a-growing’: BiG X hits big birthday milestone

Krone’s forage harvester, the BiG X, hit a significant milestone this week – celebrating 20 years since it was unveiled...

May 22, 2020

Krone ‘rolls’ out tracks and joystick-steering for the BiG X

Krone ‘rolls’ out tracks and joystick-steering for the BiG X

Krone had a significant presence at last week’s Agritechnica show in Germany. Among its more eye-catching exhibits was a BiG...

November 20, 2019

A 4m-wide front mower that ‘folds’ to 3m for transport, but how?

A 4m-wide front mower that ‘folds’ to 3m for transport, but how?

Among an array of new machines and innovations, Krone has unveiled its new EasyCut F 400 CV front-mounted mower. This 4m-wide...

October 16, 2019

Uneven swaths? Here’s how Krone is ‘ironing out the lumps’

Uneven swaths? Here’s how Krone is ‘ironing out the lumps’

AgriLand recently attended a Krone event in Scotland, in which updates to its self-propelled forage harvesters – to boost throughput...

June 27, 2019

Krone is now building 320 BiG X forage harvesters each year

Krone is now building 320 BiG X forage harvesters each year

Krone is now building approximately 320 BiG X self-propelled forage harvesters each year at its factory in Spelle, Germany. The...

May 17, 2019

Krone turns the sod on new ‘lab’ for future machine testing

Krone turns the sod on new ‘lab’ for future machine testing

The first sod for the new (planned) Krone Validation Centre (pictured above) was turned just a week ago (at the...

March 6, 2019

SIMA 2019: ‘Silver’ baler for a ‘BiG’ silver jubilee

SIMA 2019: ‘Silver’ baler for a ‘BiG’ silver jubilee

The Krone BiG Pack celebrated its silver jubilee last year; the company introduced its first big square baler just over...

February 25, 2019

Krone revenue tops €2 billion…in a record year

Krone revenue tops €2 billion…in a record year

Against the backdrop of a “sometimes difficult environment” in the agricultural machinery and commercial trailer industries, the Krone Group finished...

December 19, 2018

Weigh your bales on-the-go with this ‘combi’ baler-wrapper

Weigh your bales on-the-go with this ‘combi’ baler-wrapper

Krone now offers a bale-weighing system for all its Comprima X-treme ‘combi’ baler-wrappers. Installed on the wrapping table, the manufacturer...

September 25, 2018

New forager with a whopping 1,156hp on tap

New forager with a whopping 1,156hp on tap

The drive to build increasingly powerful self-propelled forage harvesters shows no signs of abating. Krone, already top of the heap...

September 12, 2018

Pics: Massive haul of Krone foragers sold for 2018 Irish silage campaign

Pics: Massive haul of Krone foragers sold for 2018 Irish silage campaign

Krone – via distributor Farmhand and its network of dealers – has been busy lining up buyers for its so-called...

April 30, 2018

15 new Krone BiG X foragers to tackle 2018 Irish silage campaign

15 new Krone BiG X foragers to tackle 2018 Irish silage campaign

It is believed that Farmhand – via its dealer network around the country (both north and south of the border)...

March 23, 2018

Fancy a Case IH Magnum…in Krone colours?

Fancy a Case IH Magnum…in Krone colours?

This eye-catching image (see above) depicts a Case IH Magnum tractor with a Krone wagon in tow side-filling from another...

February 9, 2018