Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Crop establishment

Highwood's area sales manager, Dan Waterman (left), and operations director, Nick Green (right), are pictured withh Claydon's sales manager for the South-west, Mike Bywater

Dorset dealer appointed to sell and support Claydon products

Highwood has been appointed by Claydon to sell and support its range of Opti-Till crop establishment products. Based on the Grove Trading Estate, Dorchester,...
An Amazone Cirrus 6003-2C with the new knife roller sowing winter wheat after sunflowers

Amazone: Front knife roller now available for the Cirrus 6003-2

Amazone is now offering a knife roller as a front tool for its Cirrus 6003-2 folding trailed cultivator drill. The central enclosed roller core, with...
Lemken's Steketee EC-Steer parallel steering frame

Steketee: EC-Steer steering frame expands weeding hoe applications

The Steketee EC-Steer parallel steering frame from Lemken turns unsteered hoeing machines from popular manufacturers into implements with joystick or even camera steering. It's...
The Mzuri iPass is available in 4.0m, 4.8m, 6.0m and 8.0m working widths, and operators can choose between two row spacing options

Mzuri: Next-generation IPass drill revealed

British manufacturer Mzuri has launched an additional drill - the Mzuri IPass - into its existing range. Built on the same core principles as...
Mzuri's new Rehab low-disturbance subsoiler

Mzuri: Low-disturbance Rehab subsoiler launched

  British crop establishment equipment manufacturer Mzuri has introduced a new low-disturbance subsoiler, the Rehab, to its product offering. Designed to complement direct drilling establishment, the...
Kuhn’s new Sitera e

Kuhn: Electric-drive Sitera drill launched

Kuhn Farm Machinery has launched a new mechanical seed drill with electric drive. The Sitera e has a 3.0m working width and an electric...
Kuhn has launched the new 12m Optimer that features Steady Control.

Kuhn: New 12m Optimer min-till stubble cultivator

Kuhn has added a new 12m model its Optimer range that's the first machine to feature the company’s unique Steady Control system that maintains...
Amazone's new Centaya 2000C seed drill.

Amazone: Centaya-C pneumatic harrow-mounted seed drill

Amazone has extended its pneumatic harrow-mounted seed drill range with the new Centaya-C. The highlight of this new drill combination - available in working...
Pöttinger's new Terrasem V8000D seed drill has an 8m working width

Pöttinger: New Terrasem drills with 8m and 9m working widths

With time windows for weather-dependent seeding getting shorter and shorter, Pöttinger has launched its new 8m Terrasem V8000 and 9m Terrasem V9000 drills to...
The Väderstad Proceed drill won the 2022 Farm Machine award in the seeders and planters category

Väderstad: Proceed drill wins Farm Machine 2022 award

Väderstad has won the Farm Machine 2022 award in the seeders and planters category for its Proceed drill. The accolade is presented by a...
Tom Oates of Origin Fertilisers

Origin Fertilisers: Sulphur addition key to making the most of nitrogen

The benefits of adding sulphur to a spring nutrition programme shouldn’t be forgotten as growers seek to improve nitrogen efficacy for applications in the...
The Amazone C-Mix duckfoot share can be fitted to all Cenio and Cenius cultivators

Amazone: C-Mix duckfoot share allows shallow soil tillage

Shallow soil tillage is becoming increasingly important due to increasing requirements for field hygiene and more attention to ground water conservation. Weed seeds and...
Lemken hopes to bring its carbon plough to market in 2024

Lemken: Concept Carbon Farming Plough unveiled

Lemken has developed the concept of a Carbon Farming Plough in collaboration with the Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF). It's hoped the...
The first dose of nitrogen fertiliser on hybrid barley is key for feeding the crop’s spring hybrid vigour and supporting the optimum number of tillers for yield

Syngenta: Check soil temperature for even better fertiliser efficiency in hybrid...

Hybrid barley growers facing this season’s high nitrogen (N) fertiliser prices could help the crop use the nutrient even more efficiently by monitoring...
Amazone's Cataya 3000 Special is now available with the TwinTeC double-disc coulter

Amazone: New coulter for the Cataya Special

Amazone now offers its TwinTeC Special double-disc coulter for the Cataya Special. The drill was origianallty added to the Cataya conventional drill range in...
The new Amazone Teres 300 delivers outstanding working quality at speeds from 8.0 to 10km/hr

Amazone: Teres 300 mounted reversible plough launched

Amazone has launched its new Teres 300 mounted reversible plough that offers four, five or six furrows for tractors with a power rating up...
The Apollo CM-20 planting controller can be paired with an ISObus display to monitor and control the seeding of crops such as sugar beet and maize

Topcon: Precision controller offers unrivalled seeding accuracy

LH Agro has announced the launch of the new Topcon Apollo CM-20 universal row-crop planting controller that enables growers to establish sugar beet and...
Chris Hoskins of Hutchinsons

Hutchinsons: Managing nitrogen with a realistic eye on yield potential

With nitrogen prices at an all-time high, it's more important than ever that growers realistically evaluate the true yield potential of their crops, according...
The new Väderstad Proceed seed drill

Väderstad: Proceed drill represents the future of seeding

Väderstad has unveiled its new Proceed seed drill that the company says represents a new seeding category where one machine can increase the yield...
Claydon's Straw Harrow is now available in a 9.0m version

Claydon Drill: 9.0m mounted Straw Harrow launched

Claydon has developed a new 9.0m mounted Straw Harrow to bridge the gap between the company’s popular 7.5m mounted and 12.5m trailed models. Made...