JD 8600 forage harvester© Jordan-Taylor
With new forager prices close to £500,000, it’s worth putting in some research before pulling out the chequebook. And who better to review a machine’s merits than its owner? Nick Fone speaks to the owner of a John Deere 8600. Since they first made the move from a JF trailed forager to a self-propelled machine in 2006, the Swinnertons have stuck with John Deere. Initially it was a 480hp 7300 but that was replaced by a higher-spec 560hp 7450 two […]