Forage harvester working in the field©Nick Fone
Since they were introduced more than 30 years ago, Mengele’s trailed SH40 forage-harvesters have sold in their thousands. Heaps of DIY silage-makers like the ubiquitous machine for its simplicity and ruggedness. Three decades on, it’s still basically the same beast under the skin, just the paintwork that has changed following Lely’s purchase of the Bavarian machinery maker in 2010. The design of the SH40 (now known as the Lely Storm), is about as simple as it gets. A belt-driven flywheel equipped […]