31 May 1996

Burke trophy goes to Stanhay

SEED drill manufacturer Stanhay Webb has won this years Burke Machinery Trophy.

One of the RASEs most prestigious awards to be presented in the machinery section, it goes to the company for "the design, development and manufacture of precision drills which have been beneficial to farmers both in the UK and throughout the world".

The award coincides with the 125th anniversary of manufacturing at Stanhays Exning factory and the 10th anniversary of the management buy-out.