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Check our ‘how to calibrate’ guidance on setting and maintaining fertiliser spreaders and using latest automated spreader calibration, rate regulation, section control and field mapping technologies for Amazone, Kuhn, KRM Bogballe, Kverneland, Sulky, Teagle and Vicon spinner disc and boom spreaders.

Case studies

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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News

FERTILISER SPREADERS

Rauch spreaders get fertiliser slope compensation

German maker Rauch has developed a fertiliser slope compensation system to help growers spread fertiliser accurately on hilly ground. The system works by using a gyroscope on the spreader to…

FERTILISER SPREADERS

Lemken to sell Sulky fertiliser spreaders in the UK

A tie up between two family owned businesses will see Sulky’s mounted fertiliser spreader range marketed in the UK under the Lemken brand. See also: A guide to soil mapping and…

FERTILISER SPREADERS

Amazone Flow Check monitors fert spreader blockages

Amazone has a strong reputation in the mounted spreader world and to boost its accuracy it has introduced Flow Check, which uses sensors built into the hydraulic drive on its…

FERTILISER SPREADERS

Amazone makes spreader controls simpler

For its popular ZA-M twin disc spreaders, Amazone has built an EasySet in-cab computer that offers simple operation of the spreader. See also: Video: How to properly set up a…

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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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