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NEW DEVICE WEIGHS IN FOR WORK

A new load weighing device, from loading specialists Quicke, will help farmers accurately measure materials using a tractor mounted interface and a mobile app. Q Companion uses sensors mounted on the loader to accurately weigh the contents lifted by an implement. Each lift is displayed and can be recorded and aggregated on an easy to […]

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BELAIR CHOOSES NEW UK DISTRIBUTOR

Belair has chosen JVS Machinery to be the sole distributor of bedding machines, mixer wagons, and self-loading wagons in the UK. The French manufacturer produces a range of livestock machinery including zero grazing and forage equipment. JVS Machinery is owned and run by husbaAnd and wife, James and Victoria Seaton. Mr Seaton’s experience of contracting […]

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FREE WIFI MODULE AIDS SPREADER SET-UP

KUHN is including its optional WiFi module free of charge on all new Axis fertiliser spreaders purchased up to 30 April 2020. Applying to all Axis models with Quantron A electronics or ISOBUS control, the WiFi module enables the transfer of spreading charts directly from KUHN’s Spreadset App to the spreader. This function removes the […]

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NEW TYRES REDUCE FUEL CONSUMPTION

Continental TractorMaster tyres have been judged the most efficient in a European tyre performance review. The review was carried out by the German agricultural society Deutsche Landwirtschafts-Gesellschaft (DLG) and included a number of practical tractor tests to establish which agricultural tyres are the most efficient for tractor use. The TractorMaster tyre was the most fuel […]

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KUHN STRENGTHENS ITS PRESENCE IN NORTHERN IRELAND

KUHN Farm Machinery has strengthened its commitment to the Northern Ireland farm machinery market by appointing a dedicated territory manager and parts and amenity sales specialist for the region. Experienced area sales manager David Sharp will be supported by newly appointed parts and amenity sales specialist Rhea De Souza. They will work across Northern Ireland […]

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FARMERS WARNED TO TREAD CAREFULLY ON WET GROUND

Extreme winter weather has left fields extremely wet or waterlogged. Using heavy machinery in wet conditions increases the risk of soil compaction so farmers are being advised to adjust tyre pressures or risk causing irreparable damage. Richard Hutchins, agricultural tyre specialist for Continental, warns of widespread soil damage if farmers do not set the correct […]

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NEW VERTICAL FOLDING MOWER CONDITIONER TO DEBUT AT GRASSLAND & MUCK 2020

A 3.1 metre vertical folding mower conditioner will be launched and demonstrated by KUHN Farm Machinery at Grassland & Muck 2020. The mounted FC 3115 D is the latest addition to the company’s extensive grassland machinery range, with 126˚ hydraulic vertical folding giving this model the beneficial features of compact transport, great manoeuvrability and reduced […]

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WELSH SHEEP FARMER FEELS SAFER WITH WIDER TYRES

Aubrey Evans is a Welsh sheep and beef farmer with a flock of 4000 Cheviot cross sheep and a herd of 50 Hereford cross sucklers. The farm, near Brecon, extends to approximately 1000 acres of hilly pastureland and has been in the family for three generations. Aubrey and his brother carry out daily farm tasks, […]

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UK FARMERS FOCUSED ON TECHNOLOGY-DRIVEN FUTURE

High levels of interest in electronics and a hunger for innovation were common amongst farmers visiting the KUHN Farm Machinery stand at the recent LAMMA agricultural technology event, according to the company’s UK sales manager Duncan McLeish. Reporting strong representation of arable and livestock farmers from all corners of the UK and further afield, Mr […]

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NEW KUHN DEALER APPOINTED FOR ESSEX

KUHN Farm Machinery has appointed R. C. Boreham & Co as its dealer for Essex. The appointment, which is effective from 17th February 2020, will see the third-generation family business become official stockists and service support dealers of KUHN’s full range of agricultural machinery.  Founded in 1963 by Roy and Ursula Boreham from a County […]

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DAIRY ROBOTS REKINDLE FAMILY FARM

A 200 head dairy farm on the Devon Cornwall border will open its gates to show fellow dairy farmers how installing DeLaval milking robots have helped create a future for the family and the herd. Newlands Farm is owned by Robert and Elizabeth Haworth. Their daughter Sarah manages the farm with her partner David Luxton […]

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PRECISION SPRAYING TECHNOLOGY ON SHOW

A range of new developments to enhance the accuracy and quality of agrochemical applications will be featured by KUHN at the National Sprayer Demonstration Day in Lincolnshire on 26th February. Technology demonstrated on the Metris 2 trailed sprayer will include the company’s new Autospray facility. This precision application system uses smart nozzle technology to allow […]

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