FARM MACHINERY JOURNAL ISSUE 59 MARCH 2019
Field Test: Harvesting onions and potatoes with a Grimme Varitron 270 Platinum.
First Impression: In Scotland with the latest Claydon Hybrid T6 seed drill.
First Impression: A trio of tracked New Holland T8s take on cultivation duties in Lincolnshire.
First Impression: Kuhn hands over a demonstrator Performer cultivator, but will it impress?
Event Report: LAMMA 2019 moved to its new home, taking visitors indoors at the NEC.
Focus On: Could farms get by using kit built exclusively in the UK? FMJ investigated.
Fleet Profile: The Murphy Brothers show us around their extensive Irish fleet, including two new JCB Fastrac 4220s.
Running Report: How Vredestein's Traxion Optimall tyre transformed a fleet of JCB Loadall telehandlers.
Running Report: Why buying a Unimog U423 transformed this contractor's operation.
Running Report: Spreading straw using the latest Kverneland 864 on a Scottish beef farm.
Opinion: As dairy herd sizes increase, parlour breakdowns can result in serious consequences, says Ian Ohnstad.
Pick-Up, 4x4 & ATV News: The latest farm vehicles unveiled, including a 4x4 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter.
Working Vehicle: Can-Am, Honda, Polaris and Suzuki ATVs go head to head in Cumbria.
Working Vehicle: The Volkswagen Amarok has been given more power. FMJ tried it out.
Used Buying Guide: What to look for when buying a second-hand McCormick X7 tractor.
Cut Machinery Costs: Do you need new kit? Could you reduce your fleet? FMJ spoke to experts at the AHDB to find out how to save money.
Game Changers: Exploring the origins of the demountable, self-propelled harvester.
FARM MACHINERY JOURNAL ISSUE 58 FEBRUARY 2019
Field Test: In the field with the 200hp, four-cylinder Massey Ferguson 6718S.
First Impression: Does the entry-level Case IH Puma X 140 offer perfect simplicity?
First Impression: This Amazone Centaya is one of two working in the UK. Here's what it's like.
First Impression: Akpil is a new name in Ireland, but can the Bison XL disrupt the tillage scene?
Behind The Scenes: Belgian manufacturer Joskin opened its doors to celebrate 50 years.
Focus On: The latest kit on sale for bedding straw and feeding livestock.
Fleet Profile: Why a change in replacement policy has seen older kit stay for longer.
Running Report: How a breakdown saw the impulse buy of a John Deere C441R baler-wrapper.
Running Report: The compact McConnel PA5570 setup keeping a contractor very busy.
Running Report: A Landini 5-090D is the perfect mix of size and power for one Devon farm.
Opinion: Renewable energy can be a good diversification, but are all schemes giving good value? Richard Whitlock finds out.
Pick-Up, 4x4 & Atv News: The latest farm vehicles unveiled, including the new Jeep Gladiator pick-up.
Working Vehicle: The Mercedes-Benz X250d takes on FMJ's 300-mile working test.
Used Buying Guide: What to look for when buying a second-hand reversible plough.
Farm & Workshop: Sparex's wireless, LED lights that offer a bright alternative to dodgy electrics and cumbersome trailer boards.
Use The Correct Oil: Fuchs explains what goes into modern lubricants, and why it's important to use the right stuff in your machinery.
Drones For Farming: UK operators can't currently use drones for spraying, but they might soon be able to do a lot more than take photos.
Game Changers: The pioneer of tracked tractors that paved the way for the Fendt crawlers.
FARM MACHINERY JOURNAL ISSUE 57 JANUARY 2019
Field Test: Does the flagship Puma 240 CVX have its place in the Case IH line-up? FMJ put one to the test to find out.
Field Test: The new pivot-steer Manitou MLA-T has landed, with impressive credentials, as we discovered.
First Impression: The new Fendt 4160V Xtra round baler gets put through its paces by Yorkshire contractor Mike Leckenby.