World’s first all-electric, driver optional tractor introduced
9th December 2020
As farmers face numerous challenges, including labour shortages, climate change, safety issues and government regulations, Monarch Tractor says its new innovation combines electrification, automation, machine learning and data analysis to overcome these issues, maximising yields and cutting costs.
UK Agricultural Tractor Registrations – Nov 2020
4th December 2020
UK registrations of agricultural tractors moved back above last year’s level and close to the seasonal average in November.
Iseki’s best year yet with increasing dealer network
3rd December 2020
In what has been a turbulent year worldwide with the COVID-19 pandemic, Iseki UK has been full steam ahead developing the dealer network further and with exciting new products released recently, plus more planned for 2021, things are certainly looking exciting for the compact tractor and mower manufacturer.
Electrical accessory wiring major factor behind tractor fire surge says NFU Mutual
8th October 2020
Overloaded battery terminals are contributing to a large number of tractor fires, research by rural insurer NFU Mutual has revealed.
UK Agricultural Tractor Registrations – Sept 2020
5th October 2020
Registrations of agricultural tractors (over 50hp) returned to year-on-year growth in September, for the first time since February and only the second time in 12 months.
New gen updates and series additions across the board
15th September 2020
Following a press camp held in Germany, Fendt has announced a number of new launches as well as drawing attention to updates within existing ranges.
Steve Trostler Memorial Tractor Run
2nd September 2020
Local agricultural machinery dealership, Ben Burgess Coates, is getting ready for its second tractor run, raising money for the East Anglian Air Ambulance once again.
Over £850,000-worth of items sold at Cheffins’ first timed online Vintage Sale
23rd July 2020
Cheffins’ Cambridge Vintage Sale at Sutton, near Ely from the 17th – 22nd July saw a number of the world’s most unusual classic and vintage tractors, alongside vintage motorbikes, classic commercial vehicles, petroliana and collector’s items go under the hammer, grossing over £850,000 in total.
Tractors descend on Westminster in Ag Bill protest
10th July 2020
Farmers drove their tractors into the heart of London this week as part of a socially-distanced protest against the possibility of cheap food imports arriving in the UK.
Trackers on tractors increase theft recoveries in Scotland
23rd June 2020
Increased use of tracking security devices on tractors and quad bikes has helped Police Scotland recover stolen farm machinery worth hundreds of thousands of pounds.
Jeremy Clarkson buys ‘vast’ Lamborghini tractor
21st May 2020
Top Gear host turned farmer Jeremy Clarkson has bought a Lamborghini tractor with ‘48 gears and 188 buttons’, he revealed in a recent Sunday Times column.
Three inspiring farmers win the use of New Holland machines for a year
28th April 2020
Donald MacSween, Rob David, and Abbi Mason have each won the use of a New Holland machine for a year – a Telehandler, a T6 tractor, and a Boomer 40 compact tractor.