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New Holland combine harvesters win medals at SIMA Innovation Awards

New Holland combine harvesters win medals at SIMA Innovation Awards

New Holland combine harvesters have been awarded two medals at the SIMA 2021 Innovation Awards. The awards were judged by...

April 22, 2021

Big change afoot for SIMA machinery show, but not all are happy

Big change afoot for SIMA machinery show, but not all are happy

The organisers of the well-known (French-based) SIMA show have announced that the next such event will be held during November...

April 17, 2019

60kph for Valtra’s latest tractors: Too fast or too slow?

60kph for Valtra’s latest tractors: Too fast or too slow?

Valtra is expanding its fourth-generation N and T Series ranges upwards, with the introduction of new models and the SmartTouch...

June 14, 2017

Glimpse of the future: Valtra Design Challenge winners revealed

Glimpse of the future: Valtra Design Challenge winners revealed

Tractor manufacturer Valtra announced the winners of the first Valtra Design Challenge last Wednesday, May 31. The Valtra Design Challenge...

June 7, 2017

New Holland’s latest creation is just pure ‘gas’

New Holland’s latest creation is just pure ‘gas’

The development of New Holland’s 100% methane-powered tractor is making progress; the second-generation T6.180 ‘Methane Power‘ prototype has completed extensive...

April 7, 2017

‘Smart’ spreader avoids getting stuck in a rut

‘Smart’ spreader avoids getting stuck in a rut

The French-built Dangreville ‘intelligent’ spreader can automatically inflate and deflate its tyres, without the operator having to intervene. Tyre pressure (on...

March 26, 2017

SIMA 2017: Accurate fertiliser application…’right up to the edge’

SIMA 2017: Accurate fertiliser application…’right up to the edge’

Amazone showcased its range of fertiliser spreaders, including the ZA-TS Series, at the SIMA machinery show in Paris last week. The...

March 8, 2017

Video: The best tractors and machines on show at SIMA 2017

Video: The best tractors and machines on show at SIMA 2017

The massive SIMA show took centre-stage last week in Paris Nord Villepinte. It ran from from Sunday, February 26 until Thursday,...

March 7, 2017

SIMA 2017: ‘Pull-out’ knife-bank for Pottinger’s new round balers

SIMA 2017: ‘Pull-out’ knife-bank for Pottinger’s new round balers

Pottinger, the Austrian machinery company, rolled out its new range of round balers at the SIMA machinery show in Paris last...

March 7, 2017

SIMA 2017: Weighing ‘on the go’ with Quicke’s latest loader

SIMA 2017: Weighing ‘on the go’ with Quicke’s latest loader

Alo AB showcased its latest line of Quicke front loaders – the Q Series – at last week’s SIMA show in...

March 6, 2017

SIMA 2017 Video: Back to basics with Massey Ferguson’s Global Series

SIMA 2017 Video: Back to basics with Massey Ferguson’s Global Series

When much of the machinery world was investing in “big” machines, Massey Ferguson decided to change tack and develop an entirely...

March 5, 2017

Massey Ferguson brings 400 horses to SIMA 2017

Massey Ferguson brings 400 horses to SIMA 2017

Massey Ferguson showcased its new flagship tractor – the 400hp MF 8740 – at this week’s SIMA show in Paris. Heading...

March 4, 2017

SIMA 2017 Video: Up close and personal with Case IH’s driverless tractor

SIMA 2017 Video: Up close and personal with Case IH’s driverless tractor

Having been involved with precision farming technology for a number of years, Case IH upped its game significantly with the...

March 2, 2017

SIMA 2017: Everyday farming tractors take prominent position among big guns

SIMA 2017: Everyday farming tractors take prominent position among big guns

Despite the draw of the big guns, typical-size farmers’ tractors assumed prominent positions at the SIMA agricultural show in Paris this week. The...

March 1, 2017

First look: Valtra unveils ‘all-new’ A Series at SIMA

First look: Valtra unveils ‘all-new’ A Series at SIMA

Valtra, the leading tractor brand in Finland, has completed its line-up with the launch of the all-new A Series. The 4th-generation...

February 28, 2017

Video: Machinery giants set out their stalls for SIMA

Video: Machinery giants set out their stalls for SIMA

The massive SIMA show takes place at Paris Nord Villepinte, France, from Sunday, February 26 to Thursday, March 2. Almost...

February 24, 2017

Electric John Deere tractor runs for 4 hours on a charge

Electric John Deere tractor runs for 4 hours on a charge

John Deere’s latest research and development work has been recognised with several awards at the upcoming SIMA 2017 show, being held...

February 22, 2017

What farming will be like in 10 years to be examined at SIMA 2017

What farming will be like in 10 years to be examined at SIMA 2017

Exhibitors from over 40 countries are expected to attend SIMA 2017, the International Agri-Business Show to take place in Paris....

November 23, 2016