A clean plough furrow – a prerequisite for safe and high yields
26th January 2024
The use of ploughs is still at the forefront for many farmers, above all as a key tool in crop establishment to reset soil and reduce weed burden, some of which may have resistance to herbicides.
Expert shares advice on how to reduce soil compaction after wet winter
23rd January 2024
While many farmers are ready to start spring cultivations, sowing and planting, their lands may still be flooded or saturated from heavy and prolonged winter rain, making the soil too wet to work. A Bush Tyres expert has shared a number of tips on how to handle farming work in current conditions.
Multipurpose cultivator enters new generation
22nd January 2024
Väderstad’s TopDown cultivator is entering a new generation, with the introduction of the iPad-based control system Väderstad E-Control, as well as the possibility to apply prescription map tillage via Isobus Task Control.
Plough plays second fiddle to more flexible cultivator
9th January 2024
Rising production costs coupled with pressure on cultivation timeliness and labour availability, have led Lincolnshire arable farmer Tim Horner of Holme Farm, Tetney to review the use of his plough as a key cultivator in favour of a more flexible and faster disc/tined-based cultivation system, without compromising yield and quality.
New seeding boom and updates announced
28th December 2023
Einbock now offers a new seeding boom for the P-Box Seeder Box series. Serving as an additional solution to the fixed, rear mounted seeders, this front- or rear-mounted implement can be used for fertilisation, cover cropping, overseeding grass and the application of underseeds.
New option on cultivator adds versatility
19th December 2023
The Patriot cultivator from Cousins of Emneth will be on show at LAMMA this year, with a new addition for even greater versatility. Meanwhile, special show deals will be available and show visitors will have a last opportunity to take advantage of finance deals.
Versatile deep cultivator helping meet green farming objectives
15th December 2023
A large-scale farming operation focused on green energy production has invested in a pair of one-pass deep cultivators which will be used for all future cultivations. David Williams saw the machines in action.
Plough and cultivation centres to open in Scotland
20th October 2023
Two long standing companies have joined forces with the opening of plough centres for Scotland.
Cultivation, seeding, fertiliser and crop-care machinery previewed ahead of major show
19th October 2023
Cultivation, seeding, fertiliser and crop-care machinery previewed ahead of major show Amazone staged a European press event to announce its latest products and innovations ahead of the Agritechnica show this November. David Williams was there.
Cousins of Emneth announces price reductions
16th September 2023
Machinery manufacturer Cousins of Emneth has announced a price reduction on one of its ranges after making savings on some of the components.
Sumo UK to showcase cultivation range at tillage event
14th September 2023
Sumo UK is a leading British designer and manufacturer of cultivation and seeding equipment. The company says it is proud to make market leading, innovative and durable machinery, built to last by an experienced and highly skilled production team. Find out which products they’ll be showcasing at Tillage Live 2023.
Stubble cultivator offers customisable design
13th September 2023
The Güttler Supermaxx, as seen at NORMAC, claims to be the most versatile stubble cultivator available on the market. It’s modular, ‘customisable’ design can be configurated to suit any operator, any condition, and any application, according to importer Wox Agri Services.