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Contractor charges: Our guide for 2010

This year's contractor price guide reflects lower fuel costs but higher machinery purchase costs. It was compiled by the National Association of Agricultural Contractors, which used the figures sent in…

Grassland UK 2009: Kuhn brings in twin-rotor rake for evaluation

Kuhn's GA8121 twin-rotor rake is now the largest mechanically driven rake the company offers. With a working width of 7.5-8.1m, the centre-delivery rake is one of only six production machines…

Grassland UK: New machines from JF-Stoll and Pottinger

Next Thursday's (7 April) Grassland UK event at the Bath and West Showground will give farmers and contractors their once-a-year chance to see all the latest grass machinery at work.…

Grassland UK: Latest gear for a range of tasks

Manufacturers and suppliers at Grassland UK are planning to show plenty of new products - from improving the nutrient value of slurry to chopping and baling grass at higher outputs.…

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GRASSLAND AND MAIZE

Claas adds smaller models to tedder and rake ranges

Claas has added smaller models to its Volto tedder and Liner rake ranges, making them suitable for farms still keen to run their own machinery and maintain control over part…

RAKES

Kverneland reveals new four-rotor rakes for 2017

Kverneland has revealed two new four-rotor rakes for the 2017 season. Offering maximum working widths of up to 15m, the 97150C and 95130C join the 94125C introduced earlier this year.…

MACHINERY

Reiter launches merger to dry damp straw swaths

Combines get bigger, swaths get thicker and Augusts seem to get wetter, so having a merger tucked in the machinery shed can make a world of difference when it comes…

MACHINERY

Kuhn ups ground clearance on tedder range

Kuhn has upgraded the chassis and suspension system on its Gyrotedder range. The new framework and rotor lifting mechanism on the 13m and 17.2m-wide tedders has improved ground clearance on…

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