Maus© Nick Wigdahl
Even in a farm machinery world that is home to some wacky-looking kit, the self-propelled cleaner loader, or Maus, takes some beating. How do you justify investment of over £360,000 for a machine that just loads beet? The answer, it seems, is to load lots of it. A Ropa EuroMaus 4 owned by Suffolk contractors Andy & Chris Clements has loaded more than a million tonnes of beet over the past five seasons. In sugar terms, that equates to 155 […]