Farmhand will display of a wide range of products at the FTMTA Show including the world’s biggest forage harvester, the Krone Big X 1180 which will be making its Irish show debut.
Other standout kit includes the contractor-spec Krone RX 360GL heavy-duty forage wagon, the Amazone Cirrus 3003 compact trailed seed drill combination and an Amazone Catros 5002-2TS 5m trailed disc cultivator.
Big X 1180
Krone continues to hold the title of the world’s highest horsepower forager, with the wide-body machine sourcing a massive power output of 1,156hp from a 24l Liebherr V12 engine. The 1180 is packed with technology and features. The forager is even capable of measuring the temperature inside the bearings and displaying it on the terminal in the cab.
It is also available with the Krone lift cab, for increased visibility when harvesting tall crops like maize. The machine has the option of installing ‘AgriNIR’ online sensors to supply data on the crop’s moisture and nutrient levels, including dry matter, starch, crude protein etc.
Farmhand will also display a wide range of Amazone cultivation kit, seeders and fertiliser spreaders, Quicke loaders and APV harrows.