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1,000 self-propelled feeders sold

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1,000 SilokingKverneland self-propelled feeders have been sold since the first one rolled offthe production line in Tittmoning, Germany, in June 2005.

The 3-point chassis design, which affordstwin rear steering wheels for impressive manoeuvrability, includes a range ofcapacities starting at 12 cubic metres, and uses a vertical auger mixingsystem.

The compact size and generousmanoeuvrability represents a design that has set the trend of usingself-propelled feeder mixers on medium-sized and family-run farms.

First shown as aninnovation at EuroTier, Hanover in 2004, the overall concept of the SilokingKverneland self-propelled feeder was awarded a DLG gold medal.

Within the past 10 years, SilokingKverneland feeding technology has evolved to include additional models in themedium and upper size ranges. Recently, the Prestige range of self-propelled machineswas extended to include a three-axle, 30 cubic metre, triple-auger machine to meetthe requirements for the largest livestock farms all over the world.


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