Strautmann's new Magnon 430 loader wagon.

Loader wagons are increasingly popular with contractors looking to make quality silage with less power and fewer staff than are needed with traditional self-propelled teams.

Gold award for weighing system

Simple design coupled with a product that ‘gets the job done’, has led to Datamars taking the Gold Pin at the Best Design Awards.

 
Samson Argo's TG slurry tanker.

Danish slurry tanker specialist Samson Argo will this week launch its TG range of tankers at Agritechnica in Germany.

 
Can-Am's Defender Pro HD-10.

Can-Am has added to its Defender UTV/side by side range for 2020, with the arrival of the Pro HD-10.

Kawasaki’s premium Mule side by side, the PRO-FXR.

Described as Kawasaki’s premium Mule side by side, the PRO-FXR is a sport utility machine that combines a wide-body chassis with a 320mm shorter wheelbase.

Yamaha’s Kodiak is the one for heavy loads and tough conditions.

While quads’ stranglehold of the off-road market has been tempered by side by sides (UTVs), quads persist, particularly on narrow tracks or difficult terrain.

The Honda XR 150L is road registerable.

Replacing the well known XR 125, the new Honda XR 150L is a step up for those preferring two wheel transport on the farm or between properties, as the machine is road registerable and LAMS approved.

The Shark ATV ROV helmet.

Quad safety is back in the news in Australia, where the Government has ruled that rollover protection will be mandatory within 24 months.

Leading frontloader maker Quicke has released details of its latest technology – the Quicke Control System (QCS), all designed by the company itself.

Tyre maker Continental will present its new Very High Flexion (VF) technology for its TractorMaster, TractorMaster Hybrid and CombineMaster agricultural tyres at Agritechnica, in Hanover in November.

CLAAS will take a silver medal in the Agritechnica Innovation Awards in November for its Cemos Auto performance feature.

A robotic feed pusher designed to refresh and remix feed is running on a South Island dairy farm which reports a resulting increase in production and significant labour savings.

A new task management system allows farmers and agricultural contractors to keep track of job and time records with an app, helping reduce mistakes and saving time.

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