Monday, 17 December 2018 15:45

An ‘a-mazing’ set of records

A US family-owned farming operation has set not one, but two new Guinness World Records by harvesting 1111 tonnes of maize in eight hours and then 1620 tonnes in 12 hours.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 05 October 2018 15:45

Cutting crops without cursing

German harvester specialist Claas has released new cutter-bars for its Lexion range of combine harvesters, with two configurations and three cutting widths. 

Published in Machinery & Products
Tuesday, 04 September 2018 13:21

Mower dances to a new record

A Claas Disco 1100 RC, billed as the largest tractor-mounted mower-conditioner on the market, has shattered the world record for mowing, knocking over 141ha of lucerne in just eight hours.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 19 July 2018 12:46

Disco mowers have all the moves

New Claas Disco Move 3600 and 3200 mowers, with mowing widths of 3.4 and 3m respectively, are designed for 1m of vertical travel and 30 degrees lateral movement, allowing efficiency and safety in rough paddocks.

Published in Machinery & Products
Monday, 11 June 2018 11:25

Latest, greatest from Europe

The latest offerings from Claas, Amazone, JCB and Trioliet will be on show at the Claas Harvest Centre display at Fieldays.

Published in Machinery & Products
Saturday, 31 March 2018 08:55

Room with a great view

The dictionary defines ‘panoramic’ as “an unbroken view of the surrounding region”, so the new Claas Arion 400 series tractors should be worth a closer look.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 22 February 2018 11:06

600 Series raises the stakes

Making its public debut in New Zealand on the Claas Harvest Centre site at Waimumu was the new Arion 600 Series tractors. 

Published in Machinery & Products
Sunday, 11 February 2018 14:55

New Jaguars really purr

Improvements to Claas Jaguar 900 and 800 forage harvesters include a new hydraulic pre-compression system, a new chopping cylinder, and three new front attachments. 

Published in Machinery & Products
Saturday, 10 February 2018 08:55

Cab gives unrivalled 360˚ views

The dictionary defines ‘panoramic’ as “an unbroken view of the surrounding region”, so the newly arrived Claas Arion 400 series tractors are worth a closer look, but more on that later.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 14 December 2017 07:55

Trailblazing Terra Trac

German harvester manufacturer Claas, known for the rubber track system it developed 30 years ago, went on to refine it.

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