Machinery

40-year-old tractor sells for record £214,000 price tag

40-year-old tractor sells for record £214,000 price tag

Fine tractors, beautifully restored, are rapidly gaining some favour as investment vehicles as much as they are agricultural ones. This...

April 29, 2022

Watch: Farmland – machinery prices and farm costs

Watch: Farmland – machinery prices and farm costs

The latest episode of Farmland, which shines a light on how the current inflation and input crises are affecting two key areas...

April 26, 2022

Machinery Focus: Field Queen – the mother of all forage harvesters

Machinery Focus: Field Queen – the mother of all forage harvesters

The mad rush of the silage season will soon be upon us and with it will come the buzz of...

April 23, 2022

Pottinger launches new belt-type rake for grassland range

Pottinger launches new belt-type rake for grassland range

Grassland specialist Pottinger has added yet another new product to its grassland range – the new MERGENTO VT 9220 belt-type...

April 20, 2022

Boost for tractor sales across Europe in 2021

Boost for tractor sales across Europe in 2021

Confirmation that 2021 was a good year for tractor sales came from CEMA, the European umbrella organisation for the machinery...

April 19, 2022

Machinery: 2022 – the year of the perfect storm

Machinery: 2022 – the year of the perfect storm

Over the last couple of years, machinery manufacturers have faced many challenges, including steep increases in material prices and component...

April 18, 2022

New generation Mzuri iPass drill

New generation Mzuri iPass drill

Despite its rather exotic name, Mzuri is a British company based in Worcestershire, which was established in response to the...

April 15, 2022

Checking the spreader to save on fertiliser costs

Checking the spreader to save on fertiliser costs

This year’s biggest challenge is turning out to be, not the weather, but the price of oil and gas. The...

April 13, 2022

AgriArgo to present New McCormick range in Birmingham

AgriArgo to present New McCormick range in Birmingham

AgriArgo is to take a large stand at this years LAMMA show in Birmingham in the U.K next month, with...

April 13, 2022

Electrically powered seed metering from Kuhn

Electrically powered seed metering from Kuhn

The idea of having electrically powered implements is slowly gaining traction, although it is only the peripheral functions, capable of...

April 11, 2022

Machinery Focus: Prepping a Kverneland mower for spring

Machinery Focus: Prepping a Kverneland mower for spring

April is here and in just a few short weeks the farm mower will once again be busy on the...

April 9, 2022

Red diesel to be hot topic at new LAMMA ‘speaker zone’

Red diesel to be hot topic at new LAMMA ‘speaker zone’

Two speaker zones have been added to LAMMA 2022, where visitors will be able to drop in for updates on...

April 4, 2022

Machinery Focus: Birth of the Massey Ferguson 100 series

Machinery Focus: Birth of the Massey Ferguson 100 series

There is a general agreement that the Harry Ferguson tractors of the post-war era were the most influential tractors ever...

April 3, 2022

Steyr to celebrate 75 years in 2022

Steyr to celebrate 75 years in 2022

The story of Steyr goes all the way back to 1865 with the establishment of a gun factory near Steyr...

March 29, 2022

Machinery Focus: Mushrooms and fast horses – the growing technology gap

Machinery Focus: Mushrooms and fast horses – the growing technology gap

Machinery manufacturers, especially the larger ones, are highly adept at filling journalists inboxes with press releases promising all sorts of...

March 26, 2022

John Deere gives a little amid ‘right to repair’ battle

John Deere gives a little amid ‘right to repair’ battle

With at least four lawsuits pending, John Deere appears to be giving a little in the right to repair battle...

March 25, 2022

High work rate from Kuhn’s 12m cultivator

High work rate from Kuhn’s 12m cultivator

If a high work rate from a 600hp tractor and stubble cultivator is at the top of your list of...

March 25, 2022

Pottinger extends range of Terrasem seed drills

Pottinger extends range of Terrasem seed drills

The well established range of trailed Terrasam seed drills from Pottinger has just been extended by the addition of two...

March 19, 2022