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The addition of two rows of sprung finger tines can turn a set of rolls into a true multi-purpose machine, capable of helping growers reduce their reliance on chemicals in combating pest and weed problems.
The discs move all the ground and loosen the soil. We only need to go down 1.5in... depth control on the machine is very good." Steve Klenk, Farm Manager, Herefordshire
HE-VA cast steel 620mm roller rings, with 10 spokes, were the strongest and most robust in trials carried out by Swedish machinery magazine
Plenty of interest shown at Cereals 2018 with the HE-VA Evolution.
OPICO has appointed Alan Watt as a new Territory Manager to cover Western, Central and Northern Scotland.
OPICO has appointed Colin Grigor as a new Territory Manager to cover Northern England and Southern Scotland.
The new generation rings are generally heavier and more robust and will be standard on all new HE-VA sets of rolls in 2018, from the entry level VIP rollers through to the 20.3m King Rolls.
A Suffolk farm business put plenty of thought into its move to an oilseed rape establishment system that performs a number of important tasks in one pass.
OPICO are delighted to confirm the appointment of a full time office administrator, Karen Dowie.
OPICO has promoted Angus Steven to a new role as After Sales Director. Angus will be responsible for customer support across the extensive range of OPICO brands, including SKY, HE-VA, Maschio, Gaspardo and Strautmann.
The NEW HE-VA Evolution Seeder, launched at LAMMA 2018, offers an armoury of techniques to ensure the best possible OSR establishment and early growth of the crop.
A new wider 5.5m trailed Combi Disc will be on show at LAMMA 18, extending this versatile and popular range of multi-purpose cultivators.
Entry level VIP Rollers have been added to the HE-VA range of rolls, offering high output rolling, whilst retaining many of the features of the well regarded larger models.
The machine is ideal for use in badly poached fields which require restoration. It can also be used - minus the seeder - for harrowing grassland to remove trash and stimulate grass growth, and for molehill levelling.
Making the switch to no-till with just two primary tools for crop establishment – a 6m Cross Slot drill and a 12.3m set of HE-VA rolls with OPICO Micro-Pro applicator
Designed to be more manoeuvrable on narrow rural roads, the machine hydraulically splits into two vertical sections which, at a 2.13m transport width,make turning into tight gateways a much easier task.
HE-VA Tip Roller XL with strengthened double frame design allows shattaboards, harrow tines or cultivator tines to be fitted on 12.3m and 15.3m working width rolls across five contour following sections
OPICO has appointed two new Territory Managers, Gordon Hickie & Jamie Brett to cover Scotland and Northern England, expanding the team to reflect the company’s increasing customer base and portfolio of products.
See the new 6.3m HE-VA Sward Rejuvenator, an OPICO Sward Lifter, and two Strautmann forage wagons in action at Grassland & Muck '17