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Case studies

FERTILISER SPREADERS

Twin fert spreader combo reduces passes and eases logistics

One of the first Amazone front and rear spreader combinations in the UK is allowing its Dorset-based owners to spread two products at variable rates in a single pass and…

FERTILISER SPREADERS

Driver's view: JSE-Systems' high-speed spreading outfit

Providing a reliable and consistent application service, especially during the busiest period of an arable farm’s seasonal calendar, is a key element of JSE-Systems’ business that supplies a range of…

FERTILISER SPREADERS

Driver's view: Ayrshire contractor rates his lime spreader

A bespoke lime applicator made from a combination of Bergmann tractor unit and Agri-Spread body has vastly increased spreading output for Ayrshire contractor Robert Wilson & Son. Mr Wilson says…

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Insights

FERTILISER SPREADERS

7 low-cost fertiliser spreaders for smaller farms

Plump for all the fancy add-ons and it’s fairly easy to push the price of a high-capacity twin-disc fertiliser spreader to more than £30,000. But for those content with an…

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News

FERTILISER SPREADERS

More spreaders available with Amazone’s Windcontrol

Amazone’s Windcontrol software, which monitors and alters fertiliser spread pattern depending on the direction of gusts, is now available on more of the firm’s spreaders. See also: Simple 24m mounted sprayers…

FERTILISER SPREADERS

Bredal improves section control on F4W fertiliser spreader

Bredal's new mounted fertiliser spreader capable of a 40m throw and more accurate section control is now available through North Yorkshire distributor KRM. The Isobus-ready F4W comes with a 12-section…

FERTILISER SPREADERS

Kuhn updates trailed boom fertiliser spreader

The updated version of Kuhn's trailed boom fertiliser spreader can deliver a 25% increase in maximum application rate compared with the outgoing model, the company says. The Aero GT 60.1,…

FERTILISER SPREADERS

Fledbag offers controllable bulk bag emptying

For those who want a little more control when emptying bulk bags of seed or fertiliser, Devon importer Amia has begun selling the Fledbag. The nifty tool comes in two…

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Test and reviews

FERTILISER SPREADERS

Driver’s view: Ryetec self-propelled fertiliser spreader

For specialist spreading contractors there’s a lot to be said for running a self-propelled machine rather than a tractor and trailed unit. Not only does it make the machine more…

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Video

CEREALS

Video: Machinery highlights from Cereals 2018

The Farmers Weekly machinery team headed to the southern site for the annual Cereals show, this year at Chrishall Grange in Cambridgeshire. Although several machinery manufacturers scaled back their stands,…

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