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OPICO Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of Menai Tractors near Caernarfon to their OPICO grassland dealer network.
OPICO are delighted to confirm the appointment of a full time office administrator, Karen Dowie.
Planning ahead and being prepared for the next 10 years was the goal for farmer Stuart Whitehouse last year when he extended his grain stores and installed a 20t Magna automatic batch dryer.
OPICO Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of Johnsons of Cheadle to their Strautmann dealer network.
OPICO Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of Severn Farm Machinery to their Maschio Gaspardo dealer network.
Demo days for self-propelled diet feeders will show not just the improvements in ration-mixing and efficiencies, but also how a unique contract hire package makes them economically feasible for just 250 cows.
OPICO has promoted Angus Steven to a new role as After Sales Director. Angus will be responsible for customer support across the extensive range of OPICO brands, including SKY, HE-VA, Maschio, Gaspardo and Strautmann.
The NEW HE-VA Evolution Seeder, launched at LAMMA 2018, offers an armoury of techniques to ensure the best possible OSR establishment and early growth of the crop.
A new wider 5.5m trailed Combi Disc will be on show at LAMMA 18, extending this versatile and popular range of multi-purpose cultivators.
The NEW Giga Vitesse 02 range has a 2.25m pick up, new side augers and 44 knives feeding a 1.54m rotor to give a 35mm chop.
Entry level VIP Rollers have been added to the HE-VA range of rolls, offering high output rolling, whilst retaining many of the features of the well regarded larger models.
When taking on large volumes of hedge and verge cutting work for local authorities and amenity clients, you need a professional machine that can cope with difficult to reach areas and is operator-friendly.
Adding a forage wagon into the fleet may be a relatively new move for some silaging contractors, but, operating with two forage wagons, a Yorkshire business requires less labour and less fuel than self-propelled forager and trailer systems.
The machine is ideal for use in badly poached fields which require restoration. It can also be used - minus the seeder - for harrowing grassland to remove trash and stimulate grass growth, and for molehill levelling.
OPICO Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of Cooks Midlands to their Strautmann dealer network. Based at Stanton under Bardon in Leicestershire, the new dealership is ideally located to support OPICO's existing Strautmann customers in the Midlands.
On a mission to get soils back in good health, one West Sussex farm has chosen to bring drilling operations in-house.
OPICO's Sky drill Product Specialist, Joe Redman has recently qualified as a FACTS advisor, ensuring that customers can get up-to-date, expert advice on nutrient management if considering purchasing a Sky drill.
Farmers wanting to upgrade their drying facilities should look to recirculating batch dryers which have the added benefit of boosting bushel weights. Two different dryer ranges are available from OPICO: the diesel-fired Magna range and the gas-fired GT range.
Act now to remove soil compaction in grassland,and gain in the spring from an earlier turnout and increased grass production, advises agronomist Ian Robertson of Sustainable Soil Management.