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Self-loading forage wagons for grass silage harvesting from Bergmann, Claas, Fendt, Krone, Kverneland, Malone, Pottinger, Strautmann and Veenhuis get our maintenance and operation guidance for silage clamp filling with well chopped grass for efficient storage and quality forage for winter feeding.

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Tips and advice for buying a used forage wagon

Forage wagons have come on a long way in the past couple of decades and now offer an affordable way for small farms to keep the job of grass cutting…

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FW Inventions Competition 2021: Willie Dean’s grass pick-up

Intermediate category winner Willie Dean’s Xtra Chop In an effort to get shorter, more consistent chop lengths in grass harvested with forage wagons, Willie Dean, of Clockeasy Contracting near Elgin,…

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New Pottinger Jumbo forage wagon a match for 500hp tractors

Pottinger has beefed-up its 7000-series forage wagons, which can now be paired with a 500hp tractor to rival the output of a small self-propelled harvester. They run a hydraulically powered,…


New top-spec Magnon forage wagon joins Strautmann range

Strautmann’s new top-of-the-range Magnon CFS is now available in the UK following its European launch late last year. The forage wagons feature a redesigned oil-powered pick-up where steel tines have…


Huge Bergmann muckspreader discs fling manure to 36m

A new V-Spread disc design on Bergmann’s huge 24t 6240 muckspreader has increased working width to 36m for farmyard manure and other materials. The patented blueprint consists of a three-roller…


Minigrazer offers small-scale zero grazing option

Hand Engineering has developed a pint-sized zero grazing machine, which it launched at the National Ploughing Championships in Ireland. Two versions of the Minigrazer are available; a 5cu m capacity…

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