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Tractors braking on the European market

Data compiled by CEMA, the European agricultural industry association in Europe, underscore the substantial decline in tractor sales in the first eight months of the year. The negative trend for the Italian market is continuing but signs of recovery might ...


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Narrow-track tractors: European Commission opening to manufacturers' appeal

A seminar updating the procedure on the off-road mobile machinery emission regulation was held at Agrilevante in Bari to check on the final phase of negotiations conducted in the competent European Union institutions. The appeal of the Italian manufacturers for an ad hoc norm, put forward by MEP Elisabetta Gardini, has been accept

Agrilevante, the great Mediterranean event

The 2015 edition of the Agrilevante exposition of machinery and technologies for agriculture was held in Bari at the Fiera del Levante from October 15th to 17th. An all-time record for number of visitors, up to 58,400. FederUnacoma President Massimo Goldoni affirmed that the Bari review has become an event which drives on its own, certain to attract an ever increasing number of business people around the Mediterranean region

Fieragricola, at full speed towards the 2016 edition

The international event which will take place in Verona during the first week of February, promises to be a successful edition for the broad participation of exhibitors and the climate of greater confidence shown by the agricultural enterprises. Also at its debut is the "Premio innovazione" (Innovation Award)

The state of the art of bioenergy in Europe

Published in October, the "European Bioenergy Outlook" report produced by AEBIOM is a guideline instrument for proper strategic planning. The study shows clearly that from 2000 to 2013 the production of primary energy, fell by 16%. In the same period the contribution of renewable energy sources has doubled, going from 97 to 192 Mtoe, of which 2/3 are attributable to bioenergy. This trend demonstrates the significant potential of RES that today stand as the main local resources

Large numbers and new organization at Agritechnica 2015

The appointment with the big international Hanover event is back. About 2,800 exhibitors will take part in the German exhibition. Meaningful is the presence of the Italian company (391), which represent the largest component of foreign exhibitors and display themselves to economic operators with an extraordinary breadth of range. There is also a rich programme of meetings, partly held in the new area of Agritechnica Plaza

From seeders to fertilizer spreaders, the whole Alpego range

At Agritechnica the spotlight is on the Rotal system, a device for the heads of pneumatic seeders for cereals produced by Alpego with the aim of significantly reducing (by up to 50%) errors of alignment between the seed rows, even...

XPRO and Dual, the super shredder by Berti

Berti Macchine Agricole attends Agritechnica 2015 ready to present its new products and some models already known to the general public, but enhanced with technical features that provide greater efficiency during the various work phases. In particular, visitors to the...

The winning qualities of Edmu dryers

The machines for drying forage developed by Clim Air 50 of San Giustina in Colle (Padua), company specializing for over twenty years in air conditioning systems and biomass boilers, are getting ready to play a leading role at Agritechinca. All...

The Unika shredder from Falc, ready for Hanover

Falc is unwrapping their brand new open field front or rear shredder, the Unika, at Agritechnica 2015 in Hanover. The Unika was designed to provide contractors and farmers with a high performance instrument for shredding operations on crop and pruning...

The wide range from Faza on display in Hanover

From plows to salt spreaders, fertilizer spreaders and harrows, Faza srl (Città di Castello) attends Agritechnica 2015 with a very rich catalogue. Of note in the cultivator sector is the “Tiger”, a model for working in vineyards and orchards, which...

Effective and agile, the "organic" manure spreaders by Fratelli Annovi

With the development of organic vineyards, in which the addition of organic material of animal origin is essential to preserve and increase the fertility and biological activity of the soil, the demand has increased for manure spreaders of limited size...

Hortech, integrated solutions for horticulture

Hortech in Padua specializes in the design and manufacture of machinery for the horticulture sector for soil preparation, seeding and transplant and integrated harvesting.  Among the new products the company is presenting at the upcoming Agritechnica in Hanover is the...

Handy and powerful 9580 C rotary rake by Kverneland

Agritechnica hosts the new Kverneland 9580 C rotary rake, proposed with hydraulically adjustable working width between seven and eight metres (producing a swath width between 1.2 and 2.2 metres), and twelve tine arms on each rotor. Equipped with a particularly...

Comfort and technology in the new Landini series

Big news for the Landini brand, which shows the Series 6L with a new front axle at Agritechnica. Series 6C offers important new features in terms of comfort. Series 4 fits all farming applications, thanks to its small size and the ability to use equipment front or rear. Finally, present the REX specialized tractor

The Cultirapid PRO, MA/AG technology for minimum tilling

Arriving new to Agritechnica is the MA/AG Cultirapid PRO designed for various types of operations with a single passage and perfect capabilities on all soil conditions

Diavel 630, the rotor baler by Mascar for large extensions

The Mascar from Vicenza, a business specialized in the design and manufacturing of machines for haymaking and seeding and present at the exhibition of Agritechnica, completes its range with the Diavel 630, a rotor baler equipped with a two meters...

Nardi: the important innovation on the Regina series

Rendez-vous in Hanover with the new version of the “Regina” range produced by Nardi, a line of mechanical seeders that constitute a “historic” product of the Italian company, which now has important updates. The most significant innovation that distinguishes the...

The All Road, a new chipper by Pezzolato

The self-propelled PTH 1400/820 with great maneuverability, ample visibility and a totally renewed chipping unit is a versatile machine with excellent performance

RT 700, the versatile plot windrowing from Roc

The ROC RT 700 Continuous Merger has a work width of 7 meters as for all the machines from ROC in Rimini which feature an innovative belt windrowing system. The main difference between this system and those of traditional mergers...

Quality and reliability of Selvatici diggers

Diggers are in the spotlight in the Selvatici exhibition spaces at Agritechnica, where the 150.95 series models are on display for the public of technicians and operators, with their own specific characteristics and their high performance. Characterized by a three-gear...

Storti: all the new features of the Dobermann series

Storti has updated the manufacturer's range of cutter-mixer wagons. The strong points of the renewed series are active independent hydropneumatic suspension and new six cylinder Fiat Power Train Phase 4 Final engines rated at 206 or 247 Hp

All the technology of the Valpadana range

The brand from Emilia comes to Hanover with a wide range of models. From the VP 4600 isodiametric series to the reversible VP 7000, up to the VP 9000 isodiametric range in cab version. Special attention was given to ergonomics and driver comfort

Rhea project: a fleet of robots for farming

Electronic systems for the management of crop operations have been developed through an important European Union project funded in connection with the 7th Framework Program. Some of the technologies developed by Italian universities have been carefully evaluated and fully approved by the evaluation commission created by the EU

Effective and environmentally friendly, the new generation of lawnmower tractors

The choice of equipment for landscaping depends on the characteristics and dimensions of the turf. Manufacturers now offer models with mechanical and hydrostatic drive systems, and pay special attention to the introduction of systems to reduce noise and emissions

Efficiency and comfort for the new Cifarelli shakers

The SC605 shaker from Cifarelli in Voghera in the Pavia Province was presented at Agrilevante. The new machine flanks the SC800 model, designed especially for professionals in the sector, provides light weight and greater comfort for the harvest of olives...

New MDC Joystick from Hydreco

The Hydreco (Poole – Dorset) Group is bringing a new MDC (Multifunctional Digital Control) to the international market. The new MDC Series Electrical Proportional joystick from the British company offers a complete range of output versions, including the CAN Bus...
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Agricultural tractor anti-vibration systems, a technological challenge

A lot of time has gone by since the only device for attenuating tractor vibrations was, aside from the tires, a spartan seat built as a sheet steel shell supported by a simple U spring. Today the seats, cabs, axles, suspensions and new generation tires are combined to improve comfort and safety to levels not previously imaginable
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Teknoax, the high technology of the new ADR axis

Teknoax is the name of the latest addition to the ADR brand. It is a latest-generation axis designed to offer farm machines the greatest possible strength in different conditions of use. Teknoax marks the debut of highly innovative technological solutions...
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HDPlus by CBM, new generation three-point linkages

Active for nearly fifty years in the design and production of components for agricultural tractors (including three-point linkages, drive units and automatic lateral stabilizers), the CBM group from Modena attends the important Agritechnica event with a new range of products....
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Emiliana Serbatoi: specific solutions for AdBlue® systems

Emiliana Serbatoi specializes in the manufacture of tanks for the transport and storage of fuel and can now claim an advantageous solution for a range of tanks for AdBlue®, a registered trademark for diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) standardized as ISO...
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All the quality of the Hand Pump built by Piusi

Self-priming, high capacity at 38 liters per 100 revolutions and ease of installation are only are only three of the leading features of the new Piusi Hand Pump, a manual rotary pump for the transfer of oil or diesel for...
AUTOMECHANIKA SHANGHAI 2 - 5 dicembre 2015 Shanghai, Cina
SIFEL MOROCCO 3 - 6 dicembre 2015 Agadir (Marocco)
EIMA AGRIMACH INDIA 3 - 5 dicembre 2015 IARI, Pusa, New Delhi (India) /
FIDAK 5 - 20 dicembre 2015 Dakar (Senegal)
AGRIBEX 8 - 13 dicembre 2015 Brussels (Belgio)