Accuracy is Norfolk contractor’s greatest advertisement

5th December

For Jeremy Green, the most effective advertisement for his agricultural contracting business is the straight and evenly spaced crops that his team of machinery operators create.  For that reason, he has equipped his fleet of tractors with RTK-enabled guidance systems which not only ensure accurate field operations, but also help to reduce his customers’ input costs.

Jeremy Green started contracting…

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Conservation agriculture and precision farming tech bring aggregate benefits to arable enterprise

5th December

For Overbury Enterprises on the Worcestershire-Gloucestershire border, no-till crop establishment and the latest precision farming technologies have delivered reduced cropping costs and improved soil health.

The farming operations at Overbury Enterprises near Tewkesbury extend to 1,600 hectares across land ranging from Cotswold Brash at 1000ft to sand over gravel and heavy Lias clays at 100ft.  In addition to 950ha of…

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Auto-steer technology enables 24/7 spraying and opens the way for accurate amenity applications

5th December

With less than 15 “perfect spraying days” in 2016, the ability to work around the clock is essential for Derek Cheriton’s busy agricultural and amenity contract spraying business.  For that reason, his farm and amenity sprayers have both been equipped with RTK-based guidance systems and full auto-steer capability.

DRC Contracting, based near Henley-on-Thames, provides a spraying and fertiliser spreading service…

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New UK distributor for NORAC BOOM Height Control System

18th July

LH Agro UK Ltd has today announced its appointment as a UK distributor for Topcon’s range of NORAC branded sprayer boom height control systems.

LH Agro has been appointed by Topcon Agriculture as a UK distributor for its range of boom height control systems under the NORAC brand, with the official appointment taking effect from 18th January 2017 to coincide…

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