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Krone showcase wares in Kildare
Gary Abbott
Last week, Farmhand held a Krone demonstration day at UCD Lyons Farm in Co Kildare as part of a dealer training event. Gary Abbott travelled to see some of the latest Krone kit in action.
Mow, bale, wrap, repeat: Kildare contractors keep it square
The large majority of wrapped bales you see around the country are of the round variety, but one Kildare contractor has bucked the trend, writes Alistair Chambers.
20 April 2022 Contracting
Krone ticks the boxes for Carlow contractor
With over 30 years’ experience running foragers, Alfie Byrne has just upgraded to his third Krone harvester. He tells Peter Thomas Keaveney how his experience with Big X foragers has gone to date.
Krone breaks ground on €40m German warehouse despite political uncertainty
Krone has begun a €40m investment which will include a new parts warehouse, logistics centre and office space covering almost 7.5ha in Spelle, Germany.
7 April 2022 News
Lemken and Krone combine powers to present autonomous system
Combined Powers is the name of a joint project between Lemken and Krone and it involves a diesel-electric autonomous tractor design concept.
6 April 2022 News
Tyrone contractor to auction off entire fleet
Mid Ulster Auctions is set to host an online timed auction of a full contracting fleet on behalf of Tyrone based contractor JWT Engineering starting 28 January and ending 1 February.
19 January 2022 News
Krone turnover increased by over 11% last year
Despite the trials and tribulations endured across 2020 and 2021, Krone’s agricultural machinery division has reported a turnover increase of 11.1%.
12 January 2022 News
3m transport width for entire Krone Big X range
Thanks to a new 680/80 R38 front tyre, the Krone Big X 680,780, 880 and 1180 now meet a 3m transport width.
7 October 2021 News
Watch: Kilkenny-built zero-grazer comes out on top for Cork farmer
Peter Thomas Keaveney caught up with the Crowley family near Ballineen in southwest Cork who give their verdict on a Feed All Engineering Grass Grazer, two years on from taking delivery.
22 September 2021 Farm machinery
Krone adds three new single rotor rake models
Krone recently announced three new single rotor mounted rake models, the Swadro S 380, Swadro S 420 and Swadro S 460.
15 September 2021 News
Krone unwraps first trailed wrapper
Following on from the launch of the EasyWrap 150 mounted wrapper last year, Krone has now introduced its first trailed wrapper, the EasyWrap 165 T.
8 September 2021 News
Krone offers more versatile GX wagons
At its recent press launch, Krone announced two new GX wagon models - a tandem GX 440 and tri-axle GX 520, suitable for transporting a wide range of crops and materials.
2 September 2021 News