Friday, 17 May 2019 10:23

Tyres turning green

It's not only the rural sector coming under pressure to clean up its environmental footprint.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 29 November 2018 11:50

Smoother safer ride

The latest offering from tyre specialist Cooper, in the shape of the Discoverer AT3, is said to offer a range of benefits for specific vehicle types that are used in on-road and all-terrain situations. 

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 29 November 2018 10:05

No tiring after 90 years

Tyre manufacturer Continental is celebrating the 90th anniversary of its launch of Europe’s first pneumatic agricultural tyre onto the market.

Published in Machinery & Products
Monday, 31 October 2016 08:25

Gumboots optional

If you're experiencing a wet spring, don’t give up hope just yet; there might be a way to get onto land that’s in less-than-ideal condition.

Published in Machinery & Products
Monday, 13 June 2016 12:55

Tyres carry more, but with less damage

With larger and more powerful machinery comes increased weight and the potential for greater damage to soil.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 10 June 2016 08:55

Hill Country more accessible

For Southland sheep and beef farmer Cameron Kerr, Vredestein tyres are helping to overcome the daily challenges of operating in steep hill country.

Published in Machinery & Products

Claims by manufacturers of increased performance or reduced costs can sometimes be vague.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 03 March 2016 07:55

Blown away by inflation

With the bi-annual Agritechica show in Germany coming up, it's likely lots of major players will be releasing new models with options we didn't realise we couldn't do without.

Published in Machinery & Products
Wednesday, 24 February 2016 08:55

Michelin technology could feed the US

Tyre industry giant Michelin claims a trial at Harper Adams University, UK, shows farmers can increase yield by 4% using the company's Ultraflex tyre technology.

Published in Machinery & Products
Tuesday, 12 January 2016 14:48

Tyres need a little TLC

Those big black lumps at each corner of your tractor are the contact with the ground, and as such they ultimately convert the power delivered by the engine into traction.

Published in Machinery & Products
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