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DIET FEEDERS

Guide to buying used paddle-type feeder wagons

Following last week’s look at second-hand tub-based feeder wagons, this time around we’re focusing on the perks and pitfalls of used paddle-type machines Keenan has been a dominating force on…

DIET FEEDERS

Tips for buying a second-hand tub feeder wagon

Livestock farmers might be notorious for their aversion to machinery maintenance, but that’s no reason to completely disregard the chance to snap up an older feeder wagon on the cheap.…

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News

DIET FEEDERS

Northern Irish inventor designs high-capacity sheargrab

The inventor of the original shearbucket has returned to the market with a revised design that has twice the capacity and apparently delivers a cleaner cut. William Taylor’s alternative silage…

DIET FEEDERS

New 30cu m diet feeder is Shelbourne's biggest ever

Shelbourne Reynolds has launched its largest ever diet feeder aimed at users mixing up to 150t/day. The flagship 30cu m model and smaller 24cu m version are part of a…

DIET FEEDERS

Extra capacity from new Trioliet Solomix 3

Large-scale dairy units are becoming a common sight and feeding these monster herds requires even bigger kit to avoid needing extra labour. See also: Guide to buying a used paddle-type…

LAMMA

Lamma 2019: Plenty on offer for livestock farmers

This year marked the first of the Lamma show’s new era at Birmingham’s indoor National Exhibition Centre.  The event is showcasing not just large machinery manufacturers, but also smaller agricultural…

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