This page shows the 20 most recent articles. For older articles, please select a year from the archives on the left.
With a growing emphasis on non-chemical measures to control arable weeds, OPICO has introduced a range of Hatzenbichler interrow cultivators.
Designed to satisfy the requirements of no till and reduced input farming systems, the HE-VA Stealth loosens and fractures the medium depth subsoil to relieve compaction thus assisting drainage, aeration, nitrogen uptake and encouraging crop rooting.
With the future of glyphosate looking doubtful and food retailers dictating a reduction in chemical applications we are certain to see a resurgence in the practice of mechanical weeding...
"The Magna immediately proved its worth taking two to two and half hours to bring 18-19% moisture grain down to a sensible 13.5-14%" says East Yorkshire farmer, Peter Clappison.
As more growers look to reduce their dependence on chemicals, OPICO has launched a range of interrow cultivators to complement the comb harrows already on offer.
OPICO Launch a range of new tools helping growers to reduce their dependency on herbicides.
Worcestershire contractor has adapted his forage wagon machinery fleet to suit customers on multi-cut silage systems.
Speed and efficiency are key feature of the OPICO range of recirculating batch dryers, with automated feature allowing farmers to keep pace with harvest and larger capacity combines, whilst reducing the time needed to manager to the dryer.
Sky Agriculture will have a whole host of updates for its EasyDrill and MaxiDrill ranges at Lamma 2020.
A new mechanical weed control option has been added to OPICO's line-up, and is expected to appeal to a wide variety of users.
Launched at Agritechnica, Strautmann's latest large capacity Magnon forage wagon is brimming with new features... from moving headboard to plastic fingers on the pick-up. We caught up with one of the pre-production units in Germany earlier this season. This is expected to be available in the UK in 2021.
OPICO has added a new range of interrow cultivators to its mechanical weeding options in an attempt to cut farmers' reliance on chemical controls.
A Strautmann is perfectly suited to a multi-cut silage system - read how one contractor is kept busy through the summer months.
Magnon range of Forage Wagons due to replace the Terra-Vitesse from 2021 in UK.
Growers looking to reduce their dependence on herbicides have a range of new tools to choose from to help combat weed issues, as OPICO launches a complete range of Hatzenbichler inter-row cultivators.
Herd fertility problems have been linked to soil compaction in grassland. British Dairying investigates...
For Agrovista's Niall Atkinson the HE-VA Evolution drill "is a great piece of kit for establishing oilseed rape."
Drilling OSR and companion crops is straight forward with Sky's EasyDrill and its three hoppers.
FW rounds up the no-till drills on show at Groundswell, read their observations about Sky's EasyDrill.