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Smart Forestry control systems from Kronos

Smart Forestry control systems from Kronos

Kronos started life as small smithy situated in the the west of Finland, shoeing horses and helping local farmers fix...

June 16, 2022

Valtra to return to agri shows this summer

Valtra to return to agri shows this summer

With Covid-19 restrictions now lifted Valtra UK & IE will be attending a number of the key agricultural and farm...

June 11, 2022

Valtra to automate headland turns

Valtra to automate headland turns

Another piece of the automation of the field work jigsaw has just been put in place by Valtra with its...

April 26, 2022

Machinery Focus: How Valmet became Valtra – a Nordic tale

Machinery Focus: How Valmet became Valtra – a Nordic tale

Valmet is a name that sounds vaguely familiar to many, most are aware of it as the precursor to Valtra,...

December 27, 2021

Pics: Valtra ups the ante in new 5th generation A Series

Pics: Valtra ups the ante in new 5th generation A Series

The Valtra A Series is going into its 5th generation, the Scandinavian tractor manufacturer has announced. The model series continues...

February 4, 2021

AGCO reports net sales of €1.76 billion for first 3 months

AGCO reports net sales of €1.76 billion for first 3 months

Multinational agricultural machinery giant AGCO reported its results for the first quarter, ending March 31, 2020 earlier this month. AGCO...

May 15, 2020

Pair of ‘unmanned’ Valtras on test at active airport

Pair of ‘unmanned’ Valtras on test at active airport

Robotic vacuum cleaners and lawnmowers are already here, but can the same technology be applied to a 7t machine that...

May 23, 2019

Pair of ‘unmanned’ Valtras on test at active airport

Pair of ‘unmanned’ Valtras on test at active airport

Robotic vacuum cleaners and lawnmowers are already here, but can the same technology be applied to a 7t machine that...

May 22, 2019

Check your tractor’s fuel level and faults…on your phone

Check your tractor’s fuel level and faults…on your phone

A new Valtra ‘service’ enables tractor owners to remotely access all manner of information from their machines, including fuel levels,...

January 10, 2019

4th-generation Valtra tractors to get Stage 5 engines this year

4th-generation Valtra tractors to get Stage 5 engines this year

Valtra is updating its N, T and S Series tractors (above 130kW) to Stage 5 emission standards this year. At...

January 9, 2019

Air-suspended front axle for Valtra’s latest N Series

Air-suspended front axle for Valtra’s latest N Series

Valtra will offer its AIRES air-suspended front axle (as an option) on its latest N Series tractors from 2019 on....

January 9, 2019

Pint-sized Valtra tractors get new gearbox and cab suspension

Pint-sized Valtra tractors get new gearbox and cab suspension

Valtra has updated its A Series tractor line-up, with the introduction of new A104 and A114 models with HiTech 4...

January 8, 2019

Valtra’s top design winner goes ‘Vertical’

Valtra’s top design winner goes ‘Vertical’

The winners of the 2018 Valtra Design Challenge were announced at the EIMA 2018 show in Bologna, Italy. The competition, which kicked...

November 22, 2018

Video: ‘Unmanned’ Valtra sets new speed record in frosty Finland

Video: ‘Unmanned’ Valtra sets new speed record in frosty Finland

Valtra and Nokian Tyres have apparently set a world record for snow removal with an autonomous tractor. The speed record...

August 22, 2018

Driving on ice: Have you the skill to be a top tractor driver?

Driving on ice: Have you the skill to be a top tractor driver?

The finals of the so-called ‘Valtra Master Cup’ were held last month (March), involving winning drivers from national competitions held...

April 18, 2018

Pics: Valtra tractor tour lands here in Ireland

Pics: Valtra tractor tour lands here in Ireland

The so-called ‘Valtra SmartTour 2018‘ is currently (today; March 27) at the Virgina Show Centre – in Virgina, Co. Cavan....

March 27, 2018

Big fleet of Valtra tractors sold to a single buyer in UK deal

Big fleet of Valtra tractors sold to a single buyer in UK deal

John Brownes Ltd – an agricultural machinery dealer based in Cheshire, England – has struck a deal for a very...

March 20, 2018

All new Valtra tractors to get first start-up on ‘100% renewable fuel’

All new Valtra tractors to get first start-up on ‘100% renewable fuel’

Valtra says that its Suolahti factory has become the first tractor plant in the world to begin using ‘Neste MY Renewable...

March 14, 2018