Displaying items by tag: tractors

Friday, 27 January 2017 12:55

John Deere's 5R series on its way

Many older tractor operators will shout “just give me plain vanilla; I can live without all this technology”.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 03 November 2016 09:37

Fastrac 8000 gets more go!

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.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 20 October 2016 11:25

MARS – not out of this world!

Many tractor manufacturers are talking about autonomous operation, most going about it by modifying existing products.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 13 October 2016 13:18

Extreme proof of toughness

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.

Published in Machinery & Products
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 12:55

Some bright spots in soggy tractor market

Tractor sales are holding despite the dairy downturn, says NZ Tractor and Machinery Association president Mark Hamilton-Manns.

Published in General News
Thursday, 07 July 2016 10:55

Boton tractors’ NZ debut

A relative newcomer to the 'heavy metal' scene, Chinese tractor manufacturer Boton, took flight at Fieldays, launching four product offerings.

Published in Machinery & Products
Wednesday, 29 June 2016 08:55

Fergies find favour far and wide

Farmers worldwide have always loved Massey Ferguson tractors, particularly the venerable 135 and 165 models.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 10 June 2016 06:55

New Holland expands tractor range

New Holland has expanded its tractor offering with two new models, the T7.290 and T7.315.

Published in Machinery & Products
Wednesday, 08 June 2016 07:55

Puma set to pounce at FDs

This Fieldays will see the arrival of a much awaited tractor from Case IH -- the new Puma 4B series.

Published in Machinery & Products
Monday, 06 June 2016 13:55

NH T7 series gets revamp

The NH T7 series has been restyled for an aggressive new look.

Published in General News