June 20, 2017 12:04 PM

Electric nozzle control and recirculation for Vicon sprayers

Vicon’s iXter B mounted sprayers can now be equipped with iXflow E – an electrically operated recirculation system that also includes electric nozzle control using Hypro’s ProStop-E nozzles, delivering faster and more precise section control. Available on 24-30m booms, the new system affords up to 15 boom sections and provides […]

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June 19, 2017 7:41 AM

Kent operator wins National Farm Sprayer Award

The exceptional skills of Kent farm-worker, Stuart Woods, have won him the ultimate accolade of Farm Sprayer Operator of the Year 2017. The prestigious competition’s finalists were rewarded at the International Sprays & Sprayers, held in Lincolnshire this month. Stuart is responsible for spraying 1200 hectares of arable cropping for […]

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June 13, 2017 12:30 PM

Retrofit crop sprayer controls at Cereals

Extend the life of your sprayer with technology from David King Electronics. The controllers, manufactured by German Company Müller-Elektronik, range from the Spraylight for simple trailed and mounted sprayers, to the Track-Guide II and Track-Guide III through to full ISOBUS compatible solutions for more complex mounted, trailed and self-propelled sprayers. […]

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June 12, 2017 9:49 AM

ew PowrSpray sprayer announced at Cereals 2017

  John Deere is taking the opportunity to announce an updated version of its successful R4040i 4000-litre capacity self-propelled sprayer at Cereals 2017. The new R4040i PowrSpray model uses the same high performance drivetrain and spray solution systems as its larger R4050i PowrSpray 5000-litre stablemate, to provide higher accuracy, increased […]

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May 30, 2017 12:08 PM

‘Targeted T3 ear sprays could help protect azole efficacy

T3 sprays targeted at fusarium species on wheat, where azoles are the key active ingredient, are associated with the selection of fungicide insensitive septoria strains. As part of a resistance management strategy, ear sprays should be considered carefully and tailored to field-by-field risks, according to AHDB. Weekly fusarium infection risk […]

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