Contract spraying most farmers would say is a highly specialised occupation that takes many years to perfect.
After considerable research on Agrifac machines over the years, the main aim for the family run farm was to find a sprayer which they could totally rely on.
Growing a range of crops such as wheat, barley, oil seed rape, vining peas, beans and potatoes, the arable operations spans 4000 hectares over 14 sites across East Yorkshire.
PDM Produce were the first company in the UK with the new 8000 litre Agrifac Endurance II machine, complete with a 54 metre boom.
My name is Ed Snyder from Snyder crop services. We do crop protection application, fertilizer application and we do some sales in Liquid and dry fertilizer and some consulting in crop scouting.
C S Backhouse in Yorkshire purchased a 7-year-old Premium Proven Agrifac Condor II in 2019 with 7000 hours on the clock, fully refurbished to their exact spec requirements.
See why James Cheney has chosen for a Agrifac Premium Proven machine!
‘‘We’ve had the Agrifac Condor now for 14 months. She replaced two 4000 liter machines and she has filled the gap fantastically.’’
W.B. Daw & Sons
This is partly due to the difference in soil types, but also the island climate is distinctly different from most parts of Australia, especially in the amount of rainfall.
The beginning of 2020 marked a huge milestone for Agrifac UK as the first ever Agrifac machine was successfully delivered into Ireland, to South East Ireland based company Furlong Grain.
Now onto their seventh Agrifac self-propelled sugar beet harvester, we caught up with Gary from P W Mills Limited to delve into how they make their current LightTraxx harvester work for their operations
My name is Horst Brammer and I am the operations manager of Kartoffelhof Nüssau GmbH, a part of the Heilmann AG. Here in Schleswig-Holstein we grow on 370 hectares table potatoes.
MRF Contracting of South East Kent took delivery of their six-year old pre-owned Agrifac Condor IV back in 2021, replacing a trailed machine.
My name is James Cheney I work for W.B. Daw & Son in Staffordshire, England. We grow potatoes wheat oilseed rape and beans...
José Alberto Uriel
As a company we are specialized in agricultural services with a main focus of crop protection. We are offering our customers a wide range of services which are, crop protection(spraying), planting.
Kim Graham, Operations Manager of Geeraning Pastoral in Bonnie Rock WA, a cropping operation passionately owned by John and Joan with son Darren and his family.
Mini carrots, purple carrots, crème de lite carrots, standard orange carrots, early carrots and storage carrots… At Brocker Gruppe in Willich, everything is about carrots!
R & J Thompson & Son in Goole, East Yorkshire took delivery of their Premium Proven 2013-build Agrifac Condor III last year, which arrived to farm with 7,600 hours on the clock.
The Coggan family runs a large mixed farm of 20,000 ha in southwest Queensland. A variety of crops are grown here, including chickpeas, mung beans, sorghum, wheat, barley and corn.
The reason for buying this sprayer was that it has an ability to raise the suspension up to 2 meters and to also give the ability to change the track width in the range of 205 to 280 cm while driving.