Strautmann forage wagons are key for silage contracting business
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.
OPICO appoints Cooks Midlands as new Strautmann dealer
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.
Recirculating batch dryers boost bushel weights
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.
Alitalia Comb Drill: Justifying a brand new drill on a small acreage
Strong build, a high level of specification for the money and consistent seed placement put the Maschio Alitalia top of the list for Wiltshire arable and beef farmer Derek Robinson when it came to selecting a new power-harrow combination drill.
Unique Contract Hire Package Accompanies Launch of Self-Propelled Diet Feeder Range.
Strautmann self-propelled diet feeders bring opportunities to improve efficiencies in time, labour, fuel and more accurate ration mixing. Uniquely OPICO is offering a contract hire package which negates the need for large capital investment and instead spreads the cost monthly over 3, 4 or 5 year terms.
Sky EasyDrill versatility encourages innovative cropping
The EasyDrill can operate on consolidated ploughed land, within a min-till regime or as a direct drill and into stubble or grass, but its ability to operate in heavy trash and standing crops means it offers extra possibilities for cover and companion crop situations.
New hydraulic folding 6.3m grassland rejuvenator assures high work rates
At the Grassland and Muck Event, OPICO will be launching a 6.3m hydraulic folding version of its HE-VA Sward Rejuvenator. Designed for overseeding grassland, but also suitable for the reseeding of cultivated ground, this new wider machine, coupled with an Air 16 seeder, enables higher work rates to be achieved.
Versatile kit gets costs under control HE-VA Combi-Disc: 3m, five leg set-up
"One particular machine stood out for its versatility – HE-VA’s Combi-Disc. The simple fact that everything on it is hydraulically adjustable means it can be run as a straight sub-soiler or disc-harrow or any combination of the two.”