Know How / 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…


Kuhn launches radar-based automatic spreader control

Implement specialist Kuhn has launched a radar-equipped automatic spread pattern control system for its Axis 50.2 twin disc fertiliser spreader. See also: Seven twin-disc fertiliser spreader options The Axmat Plus…


Lamma 2019: Fencing, spreaders and grain store management kit

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…


GPS fertiliser control from Agri-Spread

Irish firm Agri-Spread has launched automatic GPS section control for its range of precision large trailed fertiliser and lime spreaders. See also: How one farmer slashed his fertiliser and fungicide…

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Test and reviews


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: 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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