FOUR-CYLINDERS replace six and engine size moves down from 6.7 litres to 4.5 litres, but the replacements for Landini's Landpower series, the 6Ls, promise to be just as powerful but more fuel efficient, writes Ken Fletcher.
FEEDING grazing for that valuable 'early bite' might not be easy when wet conditions make it impractical to get on the land with a traditional tractor and spreader set up, but NI company, Quad-Z, thinks it has the solution.
WITH THE 121-160hp tractor power segment now bigger in sales volume terms than either the 61-100hp or 101-120hp brackets, marking the continuing climb of average tractor size sold, the latest addition to Zetor's line-up ensures the Czech firm now has a full offering in the sector.
AN ADDITION to its strong-selling twin-disc mounted fertiliser spreader range (featured in last week's issue), a rear furrow widener for its recently-introduced ploughs and a complete new cultivator line are among the new products from arable kit specialist Amazone for 2015.
WITH what is calls its new global tractor platform, Massey Ferguson recently held its 'Vision of the Future' event in Beauvais, France, to showcase the project - and old school tractor drivers will feel very much at home with its simple design ethic.
THE HEAVY duty capacity of Schäffer loaders' flagship 9510T and 9530T telescopic wheel loaders, is being more than retained in their replacement eight-tonne, 9600 series, which was seen at the Highland for the first time.