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Kverneland: Full range of sprayers offer advanced crop protection

The Kverneland iXtrack trailed sprayer offering includes T3, T4 and T6 versions with capacities from 2,600 to 7,400 litres. Kverneland machinery range is set to grow with a full range of mounted and trailed sprayers...

Drone Ag: Skippy Scout v2.5 speeds up crop walking

A Skippy Scout drone in action. A new version of a pioneering mobile app for crop monitoring has been launched by agricultural software specialist Drone Ag. “Skippy Scout version 2.5 is a big step forward,"...

Massey Ferguson: 1700M Series tractors offer compact dimensions and power

Massey Ferguson's 1740M compact tractor offers 40hp. Massey Ferguson has announced the introduction of its new MF1700M Series of compact tractors, all of which are powered by Stage V compliant engines delivering from 35 to...

Anpario: Oregano essential oil boosts piglet survival

Orego-Stim from Anpario is said to have increased weaned piglet numbers by 11 per cent. A trial managed by Carthage Innovation Swine Solutions (CISS) in the US found that the 100 per cent natural oregano...

GWCT: Feeding trees to sheep can cut greenhouse gases

Eating willow leaves can reduce the carbon foorprint of sheep. Introducing tree leaves to a sheep’s diet could play an important role in reducing harmful greenhouse gas emissions, according to research presented at 2020's Intercropping...

Spearhead: Y20 special edition celebrates 20 years of the Multicut 460 rotary mower

Spearhead's special edition Y20 version of the Multicut 460. Rotary mower manufacturer Spearhead has unveiled a special model marking the 20th birthday of the Multicut 460. The new Y20 version is claimed to deliver the...

Cope Seeds: Evelina spring barley is the ideal choice for livestock farmers

Evelina spring barley performed well in the difficult 2020 growing season. A consistently solid performer, even in the difficult growing season of 2020, Evelina spring barley is said to be proving increasingly popular with livestock...

LH Agro: Trade-in scheme offers easy upgrade to latest Topcon systems

Topcon’s XD+ console. Topcon’s preferred UK dealer for its range of precision agriculture systems, LH Agro, has kick-started 2021 with the launch of a new trade-in scheme to make it more affordable for existing users...

Terravesta: Scaling-up of miscanthus needed to help meet net-zero targets

Miscanthus is a sustainable renewable energy crop that can be grown on unproductive land. Bioenergy crops such as miscanthus play a key role in the first detailed roadmap for a fully decarbonised nation, outlined in...

Dairy Spares: Dual-purpose unit for warming and pasteurising

The Trusti Pasteur unit will safely pasteurise up to eight litres of colostrum in one hour. It can also be programmed to thaw bags of frozen colostrum and warm them up for feeding. Dairy Spares...

Tramspread: New shug couplings extend range

Tramspread's new shug couplings can extend drag hose lengths quickly and safely. Tramspread has launched new shug couplings that can safely cope with the increased size and capacity of modern umbilical systems. The custom-made, branded,...

Shaun Groom joins Merlo UK as general manager

Shaun Groom of Merlo UK. Merlo UK Limited has announced appointment of Shaun Groom as general manager. He joins the firm having previously spent 15 years with Austrian agricultural machinery manufacturer Pöttinger; the past eight...

New general manager at Pöttinger UK

Pottinger UK general manager Melanie Jane Gardner. Melanie Gardner has been appointed general manager of Austrian agricultural machinery manufacturer Pöttinger's UK subsidiary, Alois Pöttinger UK Ltd. She replaces Shaun Groom, who has moved to a...

Kubota appoints M-series tractor product manager

Henry Myatt has joined Kubota UK. Kubota (UK) Ltd has appointed Henry Myatt as product manager for the M-series tractor portfolio. With responsibility for the entire M-series line-up, comprising M4, M5, MG-X, M6 and M7...

Yamaha: Support for ATV safety

Every new Yamaha ATV will be offered with a free training course to improve safety standards. Yamaha has pledged to help improve farm safety by offering free ATV rider competency training from European All-Terrain Vehicle...