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Many older tractor operators will shout “just give me plain vanilla; I can live without all this technology”.
Having recently celebrated 25 years of its iconic Fastrac, JCB has also now pulled the wraps off the new 8000 series, to replace the current high horsepower offerings.
Many tractor manufacturers are talking about autonomous operation, most going about it by modifying existing products.
After six years experience using the technology, Canterbury agricultural contractor Martin Bruce (M.A. Bruce Ltd, Darfield) vouches for the durability and reliability of the new Claas Max Cut cutter-bar.
Tractor sales are holding despite the dairy downturn, says NZ Tractor and Machinery Association president Mark Hamilton-Manns.
A relative newcomer to the 'heavy metal' scene, Chinese tractor manufacturer Boton, took flight at Fieldays, launching four product offerings.
Farmers worldwide have always loved Massey Ferguson tractors, particularly the venerable 135 and 165 models.
This Fieldays will see the arrival of a much awaited tractor from Case IH -- the new Puma 4B series.