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Agricultural machinery, market at top performance with the commodity uncertainty

Between January and August, sales grew in all the main markets. In Italy, tractor registrations were up 45% compared to 2020, driven by the digitalisation of the primary market. Raw material trends weigh on future trends

October year 2021 / nr. 10

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European policies, a 'turning point' autumn

The new CAP will be put to the vote in November, with environmental and social sustainability as qualifying points. In the "Farm to Fork" perspective, Italy and Europe can become leaders of a highly qualitative agri-food system
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EIMA International, agricultural machinery on track

1,350 exhibiting industries, 350 of which from abroad, are expected in Bologna from 19 to 23 October for the 44th edition of EIMA International. The great exhibition of agricultural machinery, the only one in the sector scheduled for this year, is back in-person after the closures dictated by the health emergency
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EIMA ENERGY, planned initiatives

Focusing in particular on agricultural and forestry biomass - which is a very important resource that can meet a significant part of Italy's energy needs, if properly used - the exhibition offers a complete overview of both the bioenergy chain...
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Friuli Sprayers, the compact sprayers

Founded in 1960 and known under the brand name Friuli Sprayers, the Friulian company Agricolmeccanica, based in Torviscosa, in the province of Udine, designs and manufactures tunnel sprayers for drift recovery, electrostatic pneumatic sprayers, and radial and tangential sprayers. At...
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Antonio Carraro: the new Tora series in the spotlight

The Bologna exhibition centre will be showcasing all the prized pieces of the Antonio Carraro collection, but above all, the new Tora Series equipped with Stage V four-cylinder Yanmar engines with power ratings of 52 and 66 Hp. The range...
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P. Barigelli &C., the specialists of the harvesting

P. Barigelli &C. is a company founded in 1924 and active worldwide in the design and construction of self-propelled machinery for harvesting sugar beet and tomatoes in sprayers, industrial centrifuges, decanters, and plants. It will bring its flagships to EIMA....
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Bellon, innovative solutions for mowing

Bellon, a company from Padua with over forty years of experience in the design and construction of mowers and mower conditioners, presents three new products to the public at EIMA. The DL series. Designed for small and medium-sized farms, the...
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Combo-Arti and T-ONE, agility for pesticide treatments

The latest Caffini product is called Combo-Arti, part of the Rafal range, and is a machine equipped with a centrifugal turbine designed for low-volume multi-row treatments in vineyards (on two or three rows). Combo-Arti is made up of a cell...
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Complete restyling for the Caron range

Visitors to EIMA will be able to discover many new features at the stand of Caron, a Vicenza-based company specialising in the construction of road transport vehicles. It starts with the new version of the CTKM Series transporters, now equipped...
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Cima heads, versatility and performance

Cima presents itself at EIMA International 2021 with important technological innovations designed for vineyard work, especially for those with particularly difficult operating conditions. It starts with the new Green Hug distribution header, custom-designed for Series 55 sprayers, the flagship of...
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Dante, good preparation yields a good harvest

Dante, a Padua-based company specialising in soil processing implements with a complete range of tillers, cultivators, subsoilers and disc harrows, presents Tandem in the more versatile DEKO version. This is a disc cultivator suitable for superficial tillage on hard ground...
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The new multi-purpose forage harvester from Falc

Punctual as ever at EIMA International, Falc presents some important new products in its range in Bologna. Here they are in detail. Next. These mulchers are designed for use both in agriculture, on grass and small to medium-sized prunings, and...
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All the Faza range for tillage in the field

There will be no shortage of Faza Macchine Agricole "must-haves" at EIMA, starting with the Hackstriegel-mounted weeder, whose harrow-toothed sections make it possible to break up the surface crust of the soil and thus promote soil aeration and weed control...
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LSR Fontana, "heavy duty" graders

The Piedmont-based company Fontana S.r.l. (headquartered in Crescentino, near Vercelli, Italy) will be at EIMA 2021 with all the fine pieces of its collection. The Piedmont-based company's range of products includes graders, one of the most popular types of machinery....
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Gianni Ferrari: innovations in technology and design

Gianni Ferrari (Reggiolo, RE) officially presents at EIMA the new range of V50 mowers - high power range - available in the Turbo V50 and Turbo V50 Cruiser models with cab. The machines are an evolution of the Turbo 1,...
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REX4 Series, Stage V engines make their debut

Landini's most important innovations for EIMA International concern the emissions of the REX4 series engines. The Fabbrico-based company's flagship range features not only an engine upgrade to Stage V, but also a restyling of the bonnet and controls (even more...
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Manitou, ergonomic and high-performance telehandlers

At the Manitou stand at EIMA International, visitors can discover the new MLT 961-160 V+L NewAgXL range of telescopic handlers, powered by a four-cylinder 156 hp Yanmar Stage V engine. Designed for agricultural use, these machines can lift up to...
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TORO ISOTRONIC, the high-tech harrow from Maschio Gaspardo

Time for news at Maschio Gaspardo. On the occasion of the 44rd edition of EIMA International, the company from Campodarsego (Padua) is launching a new folding power harrow with Isobus communication system. The TORO ISOTRONIC, developed from the TORO RAPIDO...
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Belt Kit, high productivity in safety

The belt harvesting kit made by N.Blosi, a company based in Russi (Ravenna) and specialised in the production of self-propelled fruit harvesting and pruning wagons and box-carrying trolleys, is a support platform for harvesting all types of fruit from trees....
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T6-180 Methane Power cuts costs and emissions

The T6 Methane Power, the world's first production biomethane tractor, is on stage at EIMA International in the New Holland exhibition spaces. Presented at Agritechnica 2019, two years after that preview, New Holland's "eco-tractor" can already boast a respectable set...
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Officina Meccanica B E G: the new double-blade pruner

In more than ten years of business in the field of mechanical pruning of orchards and olive groves, Officina Meccanica B E G has made the double-blade pruning bar - an innovative and patented product - its strong point. The...
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Mowing in orchards: Orizzonti presents the "MIRA v. BAULE"

Orizzonti, a company specialising in the design and construction of agricultural machinery for the maintenance and pruning of vineyards and orchards, will be present at EIMA 2021 with its new MIRA reversible mulcher in the BAULE version, already awarded as...
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Ortomec, efficient harvesting technologies

Ortomec of Pegolotte (Venice) is unveiling a new automatic loading system designed specifically to reduce processing and harvesting costs. The technology proposed by the Venetian company, which is only intended for Ortomec harvesters (tracked or wheeled), offers the possibility of...
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ROBOFOX, the innovative Peruzzo electric flail mower

At EIMA International, Peruzzo will be showcasing two brand new products which, although still in the prototype stage, promise to raise the bar in terms of productivity in the mulching machine segment. The first proposal from the Veneto-based company (based...
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E400 and E500, "solar" sprinklers by Pioggia Carnevali

The E400 and E500 models are part of a new generation of self-propelled irrigation machines powered by an electric motor, which in turn is powered by solar energy. Both machines, manufactured by Pioggia Carnevali of Porto Mantovano (Mantua) are equipped...
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Easy-Ride by Rinieri, the automatic driving system for orchards

Easy-Ride is a patented automatic driving system for Turbo inter-row cultivators with weeder blade, designed to facilitate the operator's interventions, measuring the distance from the plant and automatically correcting the position of the working head. Thanks to the use of...
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Cyclone Super-Flex, the efficient mower from Rotomec

A machine designed to cut labour costs without reducing the quality of work. We are talking about the Cyclone Super-Flex, a mower manufactured by Rotomec of Nogara (Verona) which, thanks to the possibility of operating at particularly high speeds (up...
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Seppi M., the new Starsoil II in the spotlight

Starsoil II, the new version of Seppi M.'s Starsoil combination tiller, will make its debut at EIMA 2021. The highly versatile features of the machine have been maintained, with the ability to break stones, chop wood and mill soil up...
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Stiga, innovative green care solutions

Stiga Swift is the lawn tractor with interchangeable batteries designed by the company for the care of complex gardens, where there are also very narrow passages (which it manages well thanks to its contained 73.5 cm width). Thanks to its...
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THOR, safe log splitter

The Cuneo-based company Ricca Andrea & C. SNC (headquartered in Busca) presents the innovative "System-LEADER EVOLUTION" technology on its Thor log splitters. This has been developed starting from the "System-LEADER" control that allows to operate mechanically the blade descent until...
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Zanon, a range of products for every function

Zanon presents four of its top products at EIMA, starting with the CST tool holder. It is available in single and dual versions, rear or front, which makes it possible to use multiple implements with just one machine, making it...
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The technical progress of pruning shears

Manual, hydraulic, pneumatic and recently also electronic battery. The professional models of pruning shears used in orchards and vineyards are more and more often equipped with performing lithium-ion batteries. Thanks to dedicated control electronics, they optimize the current consumption to reach the ideal autonomy, of an entire working day
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From the field to the table, harvest of the pumpkin seeds

Still little known in Italy for consumption as such, in other countries pumpkin seed are widely used for salads or added to sweets and/or bakery products. They are offered both natural or roasted and salted in a shell or shelled, and they are excellent ingredients of a modern diet because of their high content of amino acids and unsaturated fats

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