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New Holland tractor helps tackle countryside crime

New Holland tractor helps tackle countryside crime
14-02-2012 16:47 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
John Deere innovations recognised at Spanish trade fair
A number of innovative John Deere solutions have been recognised with awards at this year’s FIMA fair in Zaragoza (14-18 February 2012), Spain&r...
08-02-2012 17:33 PM | CLA, Machinery and Spares, News
Gov’t push on metal theft ’welcome’ - CLA
The CLA today welcomed the confirmation by two Government ministers of a clampdown on metal theft by taking the cash out of the system and introducing...
Apple and eggs: How eggs inspire the visionaries
Steve Jobs, the visionary designer behind the Apple Mac computer, took his inspiration from eggs, according to a friend and colleague. Jobs, who di...
06-02-2012 15:23 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
’Rapid reaction force’ recommendation
With cold weather putting a stop to herbicide programmes, two agronomists have advised growers to adopt a ’rapid reaction’ attitude to be ...
06-02-2012 15:20 PM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
New Holland wins innovation awards
New Holland has started 2012 where it left off in 2011, by confirming its status at the forefront of the agricultural industry with five FIMA technica...
06-02-2012 15:18 PM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
New Holland CEO joins dealers on Customer Centre tour
Franco Fusignani, head of New Holland Agriculture, has been in Britain to visit New Holland’s brand new Customer Centre at its manufacturing pl...
06-02-2012 15:08 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
New Holland’s global CEO joins
Franco Fusignani, head of New Holland Agriculture, has been in Britain to visit New Holland’s brand new Customer Centre at its manufacturing pl...
03-02-2012 11:44 AM | Machinery and Spares, News, Shows and Events
First manufacturer wins certificate of compliance
The UK market leader in conveyor belting, Habasit Rossi, has become the first manufacturer to receive European Hygienic Engineering & Design Group (EH...
30-01-2012 13:59 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
Kuhn on road to greater delivery capabilities
Kuhn Farm Machinery has improved its delivery and demonstration capability for its UK dealer network with investment in a new 480hp articulated lorry....
25-01-2012 18:27 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
20,000hp of Case Quadtracs pull together for causes
A world record attempt to have ’the most Quadtracs cultivating in one field’ is being on staged 28th July 2012 in a field in Lincolnshire....
25-01-2012 14:43 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
Patent protection granted for unique post driver design
A unique combination of adjustments on Bryce Suma Profi post drivers has been granted patent protection for the way it enables fence posts to be drive...
Mercedes-Benz Actros go with the grain for Openfield
Grain merchant Openfield has sown the seeds of future success by commissioning a new fleet of 11 premium specification Mercedes-Benz Actros tractor un...
24-01-2012 10:56 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
Lincs tractor dealer celebrates 90 years in business and McCormick performance award
More than 200 customers turned out when machinery dealership Robert H Crawford & Son celebrated 90 years service to the farming community in Lincolnsh...
Knight shows 6000-litre sprayer at LAMMA 2012
The biggest sprayer at LAMMA this year was the Knight EUA6000 trailed model, with a 6000-litre stainless steel main tank and 24-metre boom. Like al...
23-01-2012 13:29 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
Invest in machinery or lose tax relief, warns Old Mill
Farmers seeking to buy new machinery or equipment this year must act quickly, or face losing £10,000s of tax relief, warns accountant Old Mill. W...
18-01-2012 19:56 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
Tracker helps police recover stolen JCB
Surrey police recovered a stolen JCB 3CX digger thanks to the signal emitted from a device fitted by TRACKER, the UK’s leading stolen vehicle re...
18-01-2012 11:56 AM | NFU, Machinery and Spares, News
Back tougher scrap metal regulation - NFU
The NFU is urging the Government to back proposals that will make it harder for stolen metal to be sold at scrapyards. A private members bill publ...
18-01-2012 10:37 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
Michelin debuts new tyre for combine harvesters
Michelin is using LAMMA as the platform to exhibit a new size of its innovative CerexBib combine harvester tyre for the first time. CerexBib tyres use...
Lely Astronaut A4 milking robot wins award
The Lely Astronaut A4 milking robot has been acclaimed as ’Agricultural machine of the year 2012’ in Poland. This prestigious award, grant...
17-01-2012 12:37 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
New tool gives early mastitis infection warning
A simple-to-use tester that takes just five seconds per quarter gives immediate indication of the presence of bacterial infection – sub-clinical masti...
16-01-2012 18:56 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
New John Deere Gator at LAMMA
John Deere already manufactures the largest range of utility vehicles in the industry, and the new XUV 550 and XUV 550 S4 Gators extend the range even...
16-01-2012 18:55 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
New transmission & Gator at LAMMA
In addition to the new 9R Series tractor, which is making its UK debut at LAMMA 2012, John Deere is showing a 6210R tractor equipped with the newly de...
16-01-2012 16:34 PM | Appointments, Machinery and Spares, News
New Director of Global tractor marketing at Case
Following five successful years as Director of Marketing at Case IH’s European headquarters in St Valentin, Austria, Sylvain Blaise is moving to...
12-01-2012 13:21 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
Fendt awards four As to Mitas
AGCO has awarded its highest supplier rating to Mitas for deliveries of farm tyres from January to December 2011. The Mitas-produced brand Continental...
Next generation meets with Paice to discuss future
The Minister of State for Agriculture and Food, Jim Paice, will meet with the NFU’s Next Generation Policy Forum today to support the crucial ro...
09-01-2012 10:42 AM | LAMMA, Machinery and Spares, News
New Fendt 700 Vario models make UK debut at LAMMA Show
The Fendt 714 Vario, which makes its UK debut at the LAMMA Show in January, is one of three new models that join the impressive 700 Vario Series, whic...
05-01-2012 15:12 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
Two new dealer appointments for Same Deutz-Fahr
• Bigwood and Partners, Somerset • Taylor & Braithwaite, Cumbria Same Deutz-Fahr has appointed two new dealers both of which are well established ...
Separation is the answer to slurry storage, handling and utilisation issues on West Sussex dairy farm
Separating the constituents of slurry into liquid and solids has transformed management of cattle waste on a West Sussex dairy farm. It not only resol...
04-01-2012 14:17 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
Young contractor purchases new tractor fleet to eliminate used tractor repair and fuel bills
A young farmer keen to develop his contracting business has made the switch from using second-hand tractors to new machines to control costs and prese...
21-12-2011 17:01 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
A first for New Holland and a major landmark for Townson Tractors
New Holland has sold its first T4040 ROPS tractor. The sale is doubly significant as it’s not only a first for the company, but a major landmark...
16-12-2011 13:59 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
McCormick tractor highlights rural equipment theft at national seminar
• National seminar reviews rural crime and measures to combat it • Event hosted by Crimestoppers crime-fighting charity and ACPO • McCormick tractor...
16-12-2011 12:22 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
New Holland celebrates British agricultural manufacturing at the opening of its new Customer Centre
The company’s headquarters in Basildon, Essex, has been firmly rooted at the centre of British tractor manufacturing and agriculture since it wa...
15-12-2011 21:10 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
Double festive cheer for JCB UK employees
JCB’S UK employees today received a double dose of festive cheer as the company announced a £500 Christmas bonus and a 5.2 per cent pay increase...
13-12-2011 14:29 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
Santa chooses Valtra
Valtra has reached an agreement with the Santa Claus Foundation, making Valtra the official tractor of Santa Claus. Choosing a tractor was easy fo...
13-12-2011 14:18 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
Wurzels take on London with Massey Ferguson MF5440
Iconic band The Wurzels brought some West Country sparkle to London last week, with the help of a Massey Ferguson tractor. Arriving in Central London ...
09-12-2011 14:54 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
John Deere enhances European parts service
John Deere’s European Parts Distribution Center (E-PDC) has officially inaugurated its new deconsolidation and packaging facility, a 23 million ...
09-12-2011 13:20 PM | LAMMA, Machinery and Spares, News
NEW THERMAL WEEDING TECHNOLOGY
UK farmers are to be the first to benefit from an innovative weeding technology that provides a cost effective, flexible and natural alternative to ex...
09-12-2011 11:38 AM | LAMMA, Machinery and Spares, News
New Holland adopt CESAR for T6 and T7 ranges
Full-line equipment manufacturer, New Holland, has announced that it will be fitting CESAR security systems as standard to machines manufactured in it...
New coilcleaner to be launched at LAMMA 2012
Herbert Engineering, the leaders in handling systems for the agricultural and fresh pack industries, have announced its most innovative coil cleaner y...
07-12-2011 13:58 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
JC Machinery launches new Overseeder at LAMMA
Following the success of the Vredo Agri Seeder last year, JC Machinery is launching a new range into the UK - the Vredo Agri Twin Overseeder The V...
07-12-2011 09:09 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
UK engine investment set to create hundreds of new jobs
JCB - the world’s third largest manufacturer of construction equipment - today announced plans for a new £31 million engine development project ...
06-12-2011 09:11 AM | LAMMA, Machinery and Spares, News
Industry approval for Block Stem security system
Users of the Block Stem security system who are insured with JCB Insurance, are now eligible to receive up to 40% reduction in their premiums when it ...
05-12-2011 11:40 AM | LAMMA, Machinery and Spares, News
Hi-Spec launch new Bale Strip at LAMMA
Hi-Spec Engineering will be displaying for the first time the new Hi-Spec Bale Strip bale handler at this year’s LAMMA show. The new Bale Str...
05-12-2011 10:41 AM | LAMMA, Machinery and Spares, News
UK debut for AXION 900 at LAMMA
Making its UK debut at the LAMMA show will be the new CLAAS AXION 900 range of tractors which have power outputs from 320hp up to 410hp. A total of...
03-12-2011 10:26 AM | LAMMA, Machinery and Spares, News
New 9R and 9RT Series tractors from John Deere
Designed for heavy-duty, large-scale field operations, John Deere’s new 9R and 9RT Series tractors from 410 to 560hp (maximum 451 to 616hp, to 9...
01-12-2011 15:00 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
Two new high-power tractors from DEUTZ-FAHR
DEUTZ-FAHR has introduced two new high-power tractors with continuously variable transmissions and new engines capable of producing up to 260 hp. Thei...
29-11-2011 08:37 AM | Machinery and Spares, News
When the chips were down, Texel chose Actros
Potato haulier AB Texel UK has harvested a bumper crop of its own in the shape of five new Mercedes-Benz tractor units. All are premium specificati...
28-11-2011 15:11 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
New multi-power JAGUAR from CLAAS
CLAAS has developed a unique new engine output control system for its top-end JAGUAR forage harvesters which enables the engine to automatically chang...
28-11-2011 14:41 PM | Machinery and Spares, News
The South West Agricultural Mechanic of the Year 2012
Bath and West are looking for the top South West Agricultural Mechanics. Do you have an outstanding mechanic working for you who you would like to no...
Bauer Group ends financial year 2010/11 with best ever results
The Bauer Group, world market leader in irrigation and slurry technology, ended its financial year to September 30, 2011 with the highest sales figure...
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