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OPICO has appointed Alex Smith as Maschio Service Manager and UK Technical Support to cover OPICO, HE-VA, SKY, Strautmann and Maschio brands in East Anglia, Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire.
OPICO has appointed Dan Barnes as new UK Technical Support, to cover the South West, Central South of England and South and mid-Wales.
HE-VA's Grass Rejuvenator enables contractor Ian Kirkby to reseed with fewer passes.
“The Combi-Disc’s main role is seedbed creation before and after the beet crop and this is where it’s highly versatile and adaptable,” explains David Metheringham, farmer.
Glenn Bootman, OPICO Territory Manager, has taken on the additional role of Product Specialist for the HE-VA brand.
OPICO Ltd is pleased to announce the expansion of its partnership with C&O Tractors to include HE-VA cultivation machinery and SKY grain drills.
Designed to assist in cover crop destruction, the Top-Cutter can be fitted as an option to HE-VA front presses, rolls and Disc-Rollers.
Each wing section can be run in float allowing it to hug undulations as it travels across the field and it is this contour following capability that enables the machine to consistently produce a uniform surface finish.
Distributed under the OPICO, HE-VA and Maschio brands OPICO will have the right grassland machine for the job.
OPICO Ltd is pleased to announce the expansion of its partnership with Chandlers (Farm Equipment) Limited, to include Maschio Gaspardo , SKY and Strautmann machinery.
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.