Farm inventions competition winners show their workshop skills

The Farmers Weekly farm inventions competition attracted more than 60 entries this year. Here are the category winners, runners-up and commended entries.

Winners got £400 each and runners-up £100. The overall winner, James O’Kane, also won a trip to the giant Agritechnica show in Germany next week.

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COMPLEX CATEGORY
James O’Kanes telehandler 
Runner-up: Alister Henson’s phone-controlled slurry pump
Commended: Richard Strong’s sheep feeder

INTERMEDIATE CATEGORY
Winner: Albert O’Neill’s fertiliser bag retainer
Runner up: Arthur Lloyd Thomas’s muckspreader side rotor
Commended: David Welsh’s wheel mover 

SIMPLE CATEGORY
Winner: Chris Moorhouse’s post puller
Runner-up: David Vincent’s quick-fit tailgate
Third prize: Cliff Jenkin’s tractor toolbox 

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