Monday, July 4, 2022

Combineable crops

LG Seeds' William Charlton

Limagrain: Survey shows importance of drilling conditions for OSR success

Strong prices and good autumn establishment has renewed confidence in oilseed rape as many growers consider a return to the crop in 2022, according...
More than 90 per cent of Lexion combines sold in Great Britain are now fitted with Terra Tracs

Claas: 25 years of the Terra Trac system

The summer of 1997 not only marked a milestone in combine harvesting technology, but also for the broad market acceptance of soil-protecting tracks on...
Spearhead's Stubble Master - combine capacity can be increased by 20% by leaving 10cm longer stubble and chopping it down later

Spearhead: Starcut blade system makes stubble management more cost effective

Spearhead Machinery's Starcut blade system - that was awarded an Agritechnica Silver Medal for innovation in 2007 - was designed to create a more...
Strong prices mean oilseed rape crops are well worth looking after properly

Procam: Variable oilseed rape crops need tailored protection

High prices of about £600/t make it well worth investing attention to detail to look after oilseed rape crops this spring and summer, according...
Evalina spring barley from Cope Seeds

Cope Seeds: Evelina spring barley offers an early harvest and ample...

Evelina spring barley is being more readily grown by UK farmers looking for a feed variety with a high disease resistance profile, an early...
Gemma Clarke of Cope Seeds says Merlin is suited to all regions of the UK because of its early maturity

Cope Seeds: Merlin spring oats added to Recommended List

Claimed to deliver an unrivalled combination of yield, quality and disease resistance, Merlin spring oats have joined the Recommended List (RL) as a new...
KWS Resolvo is an early forage maize variety with a yield potential of 18.5t/ha

KWS: Two new maize varieties for the 2022 season

Two new maize varieties from seed breeder KWS are being offered for the 2022 growing season. The first is KWS Resolvo, an early forage...
New Holland’s new combine residue automation system uses 2D radars to obtain an accurate image of the residue particles behind the combine

New Holland: Agritechnica 2022 Silver Medal for combine residue management system

New Holland Agriculture has won an Agritechnica Silver Medal for Innovation for its new combine residue automation system that features the use of 2D...
The Nexat system with its combine attachment at work in sunflowers

Nexat: Revolutionary holistic crop production system

The future of global agricultural crop production has been revealed after being awarded a Gold Medal in the German Agricultural Society's (DLG) Agritechnica 2022...
MacDon's latest FD2 header was launched in August 2021

New Holland Agriculture partners with MacDon Industries

New Holland Agriculture has announced a new strategic partnership with the Canadian combine header manufacturer MacDon Industries. Under the agreement, MacDon will distribute a...
Claas' new flagship Trion 750 Terra Trac combine

Claas: New Trion range offers a combine for every farm

The introduction of Claas' new Trion combines marks the completion of the final stage in the total replacement of its combine range that started...
The Godé PMG Fiber Control.

Godé SAS: Fibre optic unit calculates 1,000 grain weights

The PMG Fiber Control calculator developed by Godé SAS allows 1,000 grains to be counted and weighed in just five minutes, with a guaranteed...
LG Prince has the highest yield in its category in the 2021/22 AHDB RL

Limagrain UK: A new high yielder for biscuit wheat growers

Limagrain's new Group 3 biscuit variety, LG Prince, yields 103 per cent more than control and has the highest yield for the category in...
Continental's CombineMaster tyres have been designed to increase operational efficiency, reduce tyre damage and minimise soil compaction

Continental: Tyre technology to improve harvest efficiency

Checking combine harvester tyres ahead of, and during, a busy harvest is essential to increase operational efficiency, reduce tyre damage, and minimise soil compaction,...
Limagrain's new biscuit wheat, LG Astonomer, is available for the 2021/22 season

Limagrain UK: New biscuit wheat offers best on farm yield security

LG Astronomer is an exciting new biscuit wheat that offers one of the most complete agronomic packages of any winter wheat available on the...

Syngenta: New cereal disease decision support tool launched

Syngenta has launched a new, online support tool to help growers with fungicide decisions in winter wheat and in winter and spring barley. The interactive...
Barn Owl Wireless gives UK farmers the ability to monitor crop store temperatures from anywhere in the world

Martin Lishman: Barn Owl Wireless eases grain store management

Agri-tech innovator Martin Lishman Ltd believes there's huge potential to reduce the amount of on-farm waste simply by promoting best storage practice. The company's...
Lodi UK has launched Phobi Smoke Pro 90C+Lodi UK has launched Phobi Smoke Pro 90C+

Lodi UK: New smoke insecticide is bigger and more concentrated

Lodi UK has announced the launch of Phobi Smoke Pro 90C+ for tackling grain store insect infestations. Global warming has meant that grain store pests...
KWS' new online maize seed rate calulator is now available on the company's website

KWS: New online maize seed rate calculator

A free, online seed rate calculator to help maize growers make decisions on seed rates, row spacings and seed volume orders has been launched...
Limagrain's LG Antigua has the N-Flex trait that gives it the ability to use nitrogen more efficiently.

Limagrain UK: Trials confirm LG Antigua offers valuable N-Flex trait

Very high yielding hybrid oilseed rape LG Antigua ha been confirmed to offer the N-Flex trait. This makes LG Antigua a four-trait loaded variety...