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Challenger pulls out all stops with refreshed track tractor MT700 Series

The styling is certainly different for the hood and grille on Challenger’s next-generation MT700 Series track tractors and as you take a closer look, tick off this list of changes as well: engine, transmission, undercarriage, and hydraulics. Challenger is fighting to gain back some it
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The best way to conserve soil moisture in your next crop cycle

A vertical tillage range released by KUHN Machinery is offering growers an opportunity to harness all the benefits that are derived from increased soil moisture levels. KUHN’s Excelerator 8005 offers a low impact form of tillage that breaks down crop residue quickly to help create a p
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Kirovets take the proven path of cheapest price for its hardy built tractor with reduced technology

Many NSW growers were first to see the high-powered Russian made K-744R Kirovets tractor at the 2017 Henty Machinery Field Days. Kirovets’ head service manager Andrey Sagaev flew all the way from Russia to attend the tractor’s local launch. The K-744R articulated model from Kirovets g
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Aussie Stockyards gets the job done much quicker by adding a skid steer loader into the mix

A busy West Australian stock fencing company has substantially increased productivity and time-efficiency by adding a Toyota Huski skid steer loader into its work rank. Aussie Stockyards, based at Wagin, 230km south of Perth WA, commissioned the 730kg operating load Toyota Huski 5SDK-
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Vermeer makes a leap of faith into self propelled bale technology

It’s the first-ever self-propelled round hay baler from Vermeer and the expectations are that it will turn everything you know about baling on its head. This is the evolution that hay-baling operations will have to adopt to stay in the game. This prototype model has been armed with en
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Mahindra unveils its version of a driverless tractor

Mahindra & Mahindra is about to take its Indian customers on the greatest journey of their lives with the company’s first autonomous tractor planned for release in 2018. India is still a country where some farmers pull their own plough, and while Mahindra sells 30,000-plus tractor
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LDV T60 Ute goes on sale at a bargain price

The Chinese-made LDV T60 full-size Ute has been added to the burgeoning Ute market. Models will be available in a double cab, with four-wheel drive across the range and the choice six-speed manual or automatic transmission. The initial LDV T60 range is powered by a 2.8 litre 110kW (15
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Canada’s Morris Industries taken over by private investors

Morris Industries Ltd. is one of Canada’s leading and long established farm equipment manufacturers has now been taken over by an investor group led by Ben Voss. Voss, an active Saskatchewan grain farmer and agricultural engineer, will replace former CEO and majority shareholder Casey
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Goldacres G4V Crop Cruiser sparks strong interest

Goldacres set out to supply the horticulture market with a lightweight self-propelled sprayer that is four-wheel steer, 4-Wheel drive and with a narrow track width. The sprayer needed to be most efficient spraying at typically lower speed ranges with higher capacity hydraulics to oper
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