Grimme Varitron 470

Grimme launches new Varitron

In addition to the new modern design, the third generation of the self-propelled potato harvester Varitron 470 features many further developments. The updates are included on both the wheeled and Terra Trac versions and can…

Vervaet better harvesters

Vervaet marks 30th anniversary in the UK

This year’s sugar beet campaign will mark the 30th anniversary of Vervaet machinery in the UK as importers J Riley Beet Harvesters report a market-leading level of sales. Harvester production is well underway at the…

Cover crops at Groundswell

Groundswell is go

Groundswell, the Regenerative Agricultural Show and Conference, takes place on June 22–23 at Lannock Manor Farm, Hitchin, SG4 7EE. The event provides a forum for farmers and anyone interested in food production or the environment…


Are shotgun users moving away from lead?

Two years since a group of rural organisations called for a voluntary move away from using lead shot, the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT) is asking those who shoot to share their views on the alternatives. Building…

John Deere autonomous tractor

John Deere unveils autonomous tractor

During a press conference at CES 2022, John Deere revealed a fully autonomous tractor that’s ready for large-scale production. The machine combines Deere’s 8R Tractor, TruSet-enabled chisel plow, GPS guidance system, and new advanced technologies….

McCormick X8

McCormick returns to Cereals 2021

McCormick is planning its return to the show circuit with an eye-catching display from across its key arable tractor ranges at Cereals 2021, as the marque seeks to support the agricultural industry and the wider…

Midlands Machinery Show, MMS

Midlands Machinery Show open for bookings

The Midlands Machinery Show returns on Tuesday, 9 and Wednesday 10 November 2021. They opened exhibitor stand bookings on 10 May and for a limited time only, offering their Early Bird discounted rate for all stands booked and paid for…