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Limagrain UK: A new high yielder for biscuit wheat growers

LG Prince has the highest yield in its category in the 2021/22 AHDB RL. Limagrain's new Group 3 biscuit variety, LG Prince, yields 103 per cent more than control and has the highest yield for...

Continental: Tyre technology to improve harvest efficiency

Continental's CombineMaster tyres have been designed to increase operational efficiency, reduce tyre damage and minimise soil compaction. Checking combine harvester tyres ahead of, and during, a busy harvest is essential to increase operational efficiency, reduce...

Kuhn: Appointment strengthens presence on Anglesey

Kuhn's range of farm machinery is now available on Anglesey through new dealer DJS Hydraulics. Kuhn Farm Machinery has strengthened its coverage on Anglesey with the April 2021 appointment of DJS Hydraulics to its dealership...

Anpario: Trial shows oregano essential oil can increase milk production and decrease SCCs

The trial was carried out with 24 Jersey cows divided into three trial groups. A new trial carried out at a Brazilian university during the hot season found that the 100 per cent natural oregano...

Hutchinsons: TerraMap Carbon field mapping service now available

A TerraMap Carbon overlay showing the field distribution of organic carbon. Hutchinsons has launched TerraMap Carbon, a new carbon-mapping service that's claimed to provide the most accurate baseline measurement of both organic and active carbon...

Amazone: UX SmartSprayer offers spot weed treatment at field level

Amazone's UX5201 SmartSprayer has started field-level trials this spring. Amazone has started field usage of its UX 5201 SmartSprayer trailed sprayer with 36m boom during spring 2021. The unit allows pinpoint application of foliar herbicides...

Terravesta: Miscanthus finance and end-user agreements assist UK decarbonisation

Miscanthus is an acknowledged carbon sink, taking CO2 from the atmosphere. In what's claimed to be an industry first, UK farmers considering planting the carbon negative crop miscanthus can now benefit from a finance package...

Merlo: New heavy-duty TF65.9 TCS170-HF joins telehandler range

The TF65.9 TCS170-HF offers a maximum lift capacity of 6.5t and a maximum lift height of 8.80m. The introduction of Merlo's all-new TF65.9 TCS170-HF telehandler marks a significant addition to the company's heavy-duty range of...

ProCam: Agronomy firm strengthens team for farmer-focused research

ProCam's research trials are used to equip its UK-wide agronomist team with the latest technical knowledge to help them when advising farmers. ProCam has strengthened its UK technical team with the appointment of Rebecca Tunnicliffe...

Naïo Technologies: Another step towards a beet-weeding robot

Naïo Technologies' BlueBob prototype is a six-row, fully electric and autonomously navigating field robot for mechanical weed control in sugar beet. Agricultural robot developer Naïo Technologies has successfully delivered a second prototype, BlueBob, to the...